Only students attending SD BRIN Partner Institutions are eligible to apply. The SD BRIN Partner Institutions are:
- Augustana University
- Black Hills State University
- Dakota Wesleyan University
- Mount Marty University
- Oglala Lakota College
- Sisseton Wahpeton College
- University of Sioux Falls
Letter of Recommendation
Please complete the following steps before submitting your letter of recommendation:
- Write your letter of recommendation.
- Letters should be written in Microsoft Word, OpenOffice Writer, or similar word processor.
- Letters written in the body of an email will also be accepted.
- Save your letter of recommendation.
- Save your letter in Microsoft Word format (Preferably .doc or .docx, but .rtf or .txt work as well)
- Save the file using a similar naming scheme: "UGF_letter_StudentName"
- Do Not save your letter as a PDF.
- Attach your letter to an e-mail and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Please DO NOT mail or fax your letter
- In the subject line, please type "UGF Letter for [Student Name]"
- E-mailing the letter assures us that it is sent from you, the writer - NO SIGNATURE NEEDED FOR E-MAILS
STUDENTS, TELL YOUR LETTER WRITER THAT RECOMMENDATION LETTERS IN PDF FORMAT WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. THE LETTERS MAY BE IN MS-WORD FORMAT (OR EQUIVALENT) OR IN THE BODY OF AN E-MAIL.