Horace Mann Bond Honors Program Application


Horace Mann Bond Honors Program Application Instructions       

To be eligible for considerations, all students must complete the following:

  1. Essay Form (Click Here for PDF
    a. All answers should be single-spaced, typed in Times New Roman 12-point font, at least 300 words and not more than 450 words.

Please Note:

The answer box is intentionally larger than should be required to meet the 300-word minimum and the 450-word limit. Please do not exceed the 450-word limit. Essays that have below 300 words and above 450 will not be reviewed. 

  1. Application Form
    a. All students must complete the application form found here.


  1. Recommendation Letters
    a. Students must also request two letters of recommendations. All letters of recommendations MUST be on letterhead and must come directly from the recommender. Students should not be submitting/emailing recommendation letters on behalf of their recommender.



Click here to submit a recommendation letter for a student.



Applications are due Friday, March 1, 2024 at 5 PM.


Only complete applications will be considered.