LBCC Scholarship Application/Thank you Letter Tips
Helpful tips for completing the LBCC Scholarship Application and Thank you Letter


Reference Tips

References must be completed by an LBCC Faculty or Staff Member. 

  1. Notify the Faculty or Staff Member by email that you will be requesting a reference from them prior to requesting the reference within the LBCC Scholarship Application. 
  2. Always include your First Name, Last Name and LBCC ID number in the Reference Request section of the LBCC Scholarship Application. 

Autobiography Tips

Your Autobiography is an extremely important element of the scholarship selection process.

  1. Submit a well-written autobiography, 250-750 words maximum
  2. Include: your educational and vocational/career goals, campus/community involvement, and detail how receiving a scholarship will help you to achieve your academic and career goals. 

Thank you Letter Tips

  1. Express gratitude
  2. How will you use or benefit from your scholarship
  3. Include your academic plans, your extra-curricular activities, and/or your career goals