Dean of Academic Life

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The President's Award For Outstanding Academic Achievement And Promise For Postgraduate Study By A Junior

This award is given to up to three juniors who present outstanding personal essays and project statements, drafted in consultation with a prestigious awards advisor designated by the College, and who then successfully complete an interview. The awards are intended to provide excellent students with an opportunity to prepare for competition for national and international awards including the British Marshall, Fulbright, and National Science Foundation.

Students may be from any major and must have a minimum 3.4 grade point average overall and in their major unless extraordinary circumstances are convincingly argued to the contrary. Students must work closely with the prestigious awards advisor designated by the College.

AWARDS ANNOUNCED AT HONORS CONVOCATION 2014


                                       Timetable 2013 - 2014 Academic Year

Tuesday, October 29
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Seegers 111-113

Reception and informational meeting with Dean Huber and Prestigious Awards Advisors

Please contact the Prestigious Award Advisor(s) as soon as
possible to acknowledge your interest in applying for the President’s Award and to begin working on your personal statement
Friday, January 24 Review of drafts of Personal Statement with Prestigious Awards Advisor should be completed
Monday, February 3 1 copy of application materials due no later than 4:00 p.m. to Lori Flatto, administrative assistant to Dean Huber, Dean of Academic Life, 3rd floor Haas College Center.  Sign up for an interview slot when you submit your application.
Wednesday, February 5
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Career Center Library
Interactive Interview Preparation with Alana Albus, Director of the Career Center
Weeks of February 10-14 and February 17-21 Interviews by panel of Prestigious Awards Advisors

For further information, please contact Dean Huber at 484-664-3130

We wish you the very best of luck in this exciting endeavor!