To: Whom It May Concern
From: Eugene Williams – COW Sponsor & Founder
Re: Preparation of Recommendation Letter
Please use the following template when recommending a young man for the COW Program.
Please answer the specific items requested, and feel free to add any additional comments you feel are pertinent to our
consideration of this candidate.
It is very important that we receive candid and thorough feedback from persons who know the candidate best.
Canidate's Full Name
Recommending Person's Full Name
Recommending Person's Email Address
Recommending Person's Position
Recommending Person's Associaton with Candidate
Recommending Person's Local Phone #
Describe how well you know the candidate
(i.e., years of association or observation of growth)
Describe, in your opinion, 3 principal positive attributes/characteristics of this young man.
Describe, in your opinion, the 3 most prominent negative attributes/characteristics of this young man.
If this young man is selected for the program, what are the 3 most important areas/issues you believe we need to address with this student.
Please add any additional comments you would like for us to consider in evaluating this student’s candidacy for the COW
Program. Finally, it is strongly advised that the recommending individual specifically discuss the content and spirit of the
COW Participation Agreement with the candidate.
FOR RECOMMENDATIONS NOT PROCESSED ON-LINE, PLEASE MAIL ALL MATERIAL BY THE
APPLICATION DEADLINE TO:
College Orientation Workshop, Inc.
6955 Cable Drive
Marriottsville, MD 21104