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Apr

2012 Graduate Fellowship Awards Competition

Attention REL seniors: If you are planning to attend a graduate program in religion or theology next fall, you may be eligible to compete for the TAK (Theta Alpha Kappa) Graduate Fellowship Award.  Please notify Director of Undergraduate Studies Lori Meeks if you would like to compete for this award (meeks@usc.edu). And faculty, if you know of a student who may be eligible, please let us know.

Here are the details:

Chapters are invited to nominate one graduating senior or recent alumnus/a to compete for a first prize of $2000 or a second prize of $1000 to be used for educational costs associated with matriculation in a graduate degree program in religion or theology.
Nominations must be sent in hard copy via U.S. Mail or other carrier and must include the following:
    * a letter from the nominee, detailing his/her educational goals
    * two letters of recommendation
    * confirmation of the student’s membership in TAK (if the student will be inducted subsequent to the deadline, please indicated planned date of induction)
    *official undergraduate transcript
    *proof of acceptance and intent to matriculate into a relevant graduate program

Completed nomination packets are due in the President’s office by April 30, 2012. Winners will be announced by June 1, 2012, and award funds will be transferred directly to the winners. For this reason, it is imperative that valid mailing addresses for June be provided to avoid misdirection of funds.

Nomination packets should be sent to:

Dr. C. David Grant, TAK President
Beasley Hall 105
Texas Christian University
TCU Box 298100
2855 S. University Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76129

For more information on TAK, the National Honor Society for Religious Studies and Theology, see http://www.thetaalphakappa.net/ .