I hereby certify that the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. I understand that all materials submitted become the property of Black Alumni Group and will not be returned. If I am a recipient, I accept the conditions of the award described in this offer. As a recipient of this award from the Black Alumni Group, I understand that BAG and the SIU Alumni Association has the legal authority to release my name and address, the name of my former high school or college,the name of my award, my essay submission, and the award amount. This release is valid for the period of time the scholarship is in effect to five years after submission.