Uncommon Student Award – Recommendation page

Recommendation Requirements:
  • Recommendations must be submitted by March 15, 2018 in order for Student's application to be considered.
  • Letters of recommendation must be submitted online or sent separately from student application. Letters written by parents, grandparents or siblings are not permitted. Applications without two recommendations will not be considered. Send to Hoover Presidential Foundation, P.O. Box 696, West Branch, IA 52358 or fax 1-319-643-2391.
  • It is the student's responsibility to contact recommenders to confirm recommendations have been received.
  • It is the student's responsibility to contact the Hoover Presidential Foundation to make sure all documentation has been received.

The selection committee is looking for Iowa High School Juniors who show unusual creative, organizational or leadership abilities, personal characteristics, achievements, motivation and potential.  Please be as specific as possible.

As you answer the questions in step 2 consider the following: What are the student's strengths? Are there special circumstances or obstacles he/she has had to overcome? Does the student take advantage of opportunities? How does he/she demonstrate character? Does student have any special talents?

 

Hoover Uncommon Student Recommendation Form

  1. Recommender's Information
  2. Your Recommendation
  3. Review

Recommender's Information

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Hoover Presidential Foundation
302 Parkside Drive, West Branch, IA 52358