References should be a current or former teacher, employer or volunteer manager who can comment on your work and character.  It can also include someone who has mentored you in a significant way that has impacted your life.  You should have known this person for a minimum of one year.  References need to be submitted through this website and can be an email by the individual making the reference.  This email needs to be attached to your application.  The person making the reference needs to provide contact information (email and phone number) in case the evaluation committee would like to speak with them for more insight into your application.