We would appreciate your candid evaluation of the individual named above as a candidate for the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program. We are interested in your appraisal of the student’s commitment to the goals of the MMUF Program. The criteria to be weighed in selecting students for the MMUF Program are as follows: (1) academic promise; (2) interest in pursuing an academic career in Mellon-designated fields of study; (3) potential for serving as a mentor and teacher for a wide variety of students; (4) race and ethnicity (in relation to underrepresentation in designated fields of study); (5) demonstrated commitment to increasing opportunities for underrepresented minorities, breaking down stereotypes, increasing cross-racial and ethnic understanding, and enabling others to better understand persons of different races and ethnicities; (6) commitment to participating fully and enthusiastically in all aspects of the MMUF program, including attendance at conferences and meetings.
Please upload your completed letter of recommendation by 11:59 p.m. on the due date.
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