The Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University


DESCRIPTION

The Southern Nazarene University Presidential Leadership Program is for females who attend a Church of the Nazarene and who have the potential to make lasting contributions to SNU student life, excel in the classroom and have the passion and desire to make a positive difference in the world.

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Recipients will receive a $1,500 scholarship and will be enrolled in a Fall (August) of 2017 leadership course for academic credit.  This course will be taught by SNU's Chief Academic Officer/Provost and former Student Body President, Melany Kyzer, and will consist of seminars, videos, excursions, book discussions, presidential mentoring and online asynchronous activities. Emphasis is placed on leading from the inside out, the study of leaders, with a focus on personal leadership development.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

Participants will:

  1. Have a clear understanding of who they are and be able to articulate it.
  2. Identify the people, places and events that have shaped their lives.
  3. Articulate a philosophy of leadership.
  4. Communicate clearly and effectively.
  5. Demonstrate an ability to build and lead a team.
  6. Create, develop and own a leadership portfolio.
  7. Create personal mission and vision statements to guide their lives.
  8. Own a leadership library with an annotated bibliography.
  9. Gain a network of leaders.
  10. Understand senior level leadership challenges from presidential mentoring.
  11. Understand the value of service and have led a service project.

OBJECTIVES

To provide leadership exposure for its participants.

To recognize females who have been leaders in academics, school activities, churches and communities during their high school career.

THE PROGRAM

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Be mentored by effective and godly leaders
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Become a dynamic leader through experiential opportunities
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Be influenced by successful leaders through networking opportunities
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Be challenged to reach your leadership potential
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Be mentored by SNU Chief Academic Officer/Provost and former Student Body                  President, Dr. Melany Kyzer

WHO QUALIFIES?

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Females who attend a Church of the Nazarene
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Females with at least a 3.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Females with at least a 23 on the ACT or 1030 CR+M on the SAT
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  Females who have a desire to make a positive impact in the world
Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University  New, residential, full-time students (either freshman or transfer) who will be                             enrolling at SNU in August 2017.


CHECKLIST FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University - Checklist Item 1Apply and be accepted for admission to Southern Nazarene                          University

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University - Checklist Item 2Complete the Presidential Leadership Program application below

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University - Checklist Item 3Submit resume

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University - Checklist Item 4Submit a paper that was used for a classroom grade, 1,000 words or              more

Presidential Leadership Scholarship at Southern Nazarene University - Checklist Item 5Submit materials by  mail or electronically to cindywise@snu.edu by                   May 1, 2017

Presidential Leadership Scholarship Application

Presidential Leadership Scholarship Application 2017 (Printable PDF - opens in a new window)
 
 
 

A look at last year's inaugural Presidential Leadership Scholarship reception