Download the written application template


  • Read the information provided in the application and on the website to gain a full understanding of the scholarship, the organization, and the history of the BVO. 


  • Complete the scholarship application thoroughly. Respect the word limits and do not change the formatting of this document. All text should be typed in Arial 12 point font.  


  • Create a single PDF including your written application and resume (optional) with the file name FirstnameLastname and submit via the application link found here.


  • Applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, April 25th, 2021. Late applications will not be accepted.


  • Applicants who are selected for an interview will be notified by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5th. They must be available for virtual interviews on Saturday, May 15th, 2021 and Saturday, May 22nd, 2021. Please note that not all applicants will be invited to the second interview.