Sponsored by Frostburg State University, FSUinternational@frostburg.edu
Essay Requirement: Type a 500-word essay stating why you are applying for this award. Describe your current economic
situation and state how the award will help. Also discuss how your academic plans will fit into you career goals. Attach the
essay to this application. Be sure to include information about your family’s financial status and your national or personal
economic background which you feel is relevant to this application.
Additional Requirements: Please attach to your completed scholarship application the following documents:
a.) Two letters of reference (one personal, one academic)
b.) Verification that you are in the process of applying to FSU and meet all admissions criteria (you may ask the
appropriate admissions officer to forward this information to the CIE office at the address on page 2).
Continuing FSU students:
a.) Official FSU transcripts
b.) Two letters of reference (one personal, one academic)
c.) Financial need will be considered when awarding Rowe scholarships. Your signature below authorizes the Financial
Aid Office to provide summary information to the Scholarship Committee. Please provide any additional information e.g., the contribution you have made to meeting your educational expenses that you would like the
Committee to consider when reviewing your application.