HOW TO APPLY
The applications for the 2017 BBPA National Scholarships are now open. The ‘How to Apply’ guide provided below serves as a guide to prospective 2017 scholarship applicants. The application form for the 2017 BBPA National Scholarships will be posted online by May 8, 2017.
STEP ONE- READ THE GUIDE: Download and carefully read the Application Guide. This document guides you though the scholarship-application process and provides clarification for most of the questions and items in the online application form.
STEP TWO – REVIEW THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM: Carefully review the BBPA National Scholarship Application Form. Using the application form and the Application Guide, list the various supporting materials that you are required to provide, and also the questions which require ‘essay-style’ responses.
STEP THREE – ASSEMBLE SUPPORTING MATERIAL: Take the time to assemble the supporting material required of you (e.g. supporting letters and your academic transcript), and also to draft the essay-style responses some questions require (in a Word document which you may later paste into your online application form).
STEP FOUR- SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION: Having assembled all required supporting material, submit your online application form by the June 16, 2017 deadline.
2017 APPLICATION TIMELINES (subject to change)
Friday, June 16, 2017 The application form for the 2017 BBPA National Scholarships will be posted online.
Friday, June 30, 2017 Deadline to submit completed applications for a 2017 BBPA National Scholarship.
Thursday, August 31, 2017 Decisions regarding 2017 scholarship recipients will be announced.
Thursday, October 5, 2017 (TBC) 2017 Awards Ceremony, BBPA National Scholarships. Scholarship recipients will be advised.
CONTACTING THE BBPA NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Board of Trustees
The National Scholarship Fund
180 Elm Street,