The UNMC Office of Financial Aid requires you to acknowledge the receipt of your 2014-2015 scholarship with a thank you note to the donors.
Thank you notes to scholarship donors are very meaningful, and can play an integral part of the fund-raising efforts of by the University of Nebraska Foundation. All thank you notes are documented, and a copy is maintained in your student file.
Please address your scholarship thank you note specifically to the donor. Click here to find your scholarship award and the name of the addressee for your thank you note. If your scholarship is not listed, please contact Karen Freeman.
Thank you notes should be typewritten and personally signed. All thank you notes should be on an 8 ½” x 11” sheet of paper. Please include your name and address information at the top of the thank you note. Please forward to the following address no later than Friday, August 1, 2014.
Karen Freeman, Scholarship Coordinator
Office of Financial Aid
984235 NE Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4235
You can also hand-deliver your Thank You notes to:
UNMC Student Life Center
Financial Aid Suite / Room 2084
We suggest the following information be included in your typewritten note:
- Name, program, class year, hometown and high school
- Name of the scholarship received
- Personal and/or professional activities and hobbies
- Future academic and career plans
- Information about your UNMC experience and the impact it has had thus far
- Thank the donor for their support of UNMC and explain how this scholarship is helping you
A thank you note must be prepared for EACH scholarship received. Multiple awards may not be acknowledged in one letter.
Failure to acknowledge your scholarship may jeopardize student's eligibility for future scholarship awards.
A Thank You Note checklist item will appear on your PeopleSoft ‘To Do’ list until your thank you note(s) is received by the Scholarship Coordinator.