LETTER FORMAT AND LETTER REQUIREMENTS:

Letters of Recommendation should be no more than two pages, have one-inch margins on all sides, be single spaced, use 12-point font and be printed on letterhead.* Please save your signed letter as a PDF file and send your completed Letter of Recommendation to your institution’s Goldwater Campus Representative by the campus deadline that they have specified. Goldwater Campus Representatives are responsible for uploading all nomination materials, including Letters of Recommendation, to the Goldwater online application site.

LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION THAT DO NOT ADHERE TO THE FORMAT REQUIREMENTS WILL NOT BE READ. A CR who receives a letter that does not adhere to these requirements should return the letter to the author for revision.

*Campus letterhead that extends into the one-inch margin is acceptable and may be used.