These merit awards are based on intellectual promise, academic leadership, and communication and analytical skills. If you would like to provide the Scholarship Committee with pertinent information about the candidate, please use the space below to share your assessment of the candidate's academic and personal potential. We urge you to be as specific and candid as possible. Your remarks will become part of the candidate's confidential file. Nominators can copy and paste their remarks from a Word document. It is not possible to save and return to the Nomination Form at a later time to make changes or complete the form. Online submission of the Nomination Form is final.