College of Science and Technology Dean's Leadership Scholarship
Leadership Scholarship Program Overview
The College of Science and Technology Dean’s Leadership Scholarship is designed to enable and encourage academically talented individuals to pursue specific academic degrees in the fields of engineering, science, or technology at Fairmont State University. This scholarship will not exceed $2,000 per academic year, and it may only be awarded during the first two years of academic study. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic and leadership qualifications.
To qualify for the College of Science and Technology Dean’s Leadership Scholarship, a student must meet the following selection and retention criteria:
College of Science and Technology Leadership Council
The council will offer opportunities for students to participate in cultural, social, civic, leadership, and educational programs during their first two years at Fairmont State University. There will also be specific leadership development opportunities that will include seminars, community service, and service learning components. The leadership council is designed to enhance student skills as citizen-scholars. This will be accomplished by stressing awareness and development of individual potential, responsibility and accountability for one’s actions, appreciation and respect for human dignity and diversity, ethical development and value clarification, and by assisting students in making a successful transition as leaders in college to leaders within the community. Benefits of participation include:
Each student selected for the College of Science and Technology Dean’s Leadership Scholarship will be expected to become an active member of the Leadership Council. This membership will require each student to become involved in: