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College of Agricultural Sciences Outstanding Senior Contest

Posted: March 17, 2016

Seniors graduating in May, August, or December 2016 are invited to apply for the College of Agricultural Sciences Outstanding Senior Award by April 13. The winner will be honored at the Ag Alumni Society's graduation luncheon in May.

Coaly Society is currently accepting applications for this year's College of Agricultural Sciences Outstanding Senior Contest. This award is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, work experiences, and contributions to Penn State and our College. The recipient will be honored at the Ag Alumni Society graduation luncheon in May. Seniors graduating in May, August, and December 2016 are eligible. All applicants must be enrolled in a major offered by the College of Agricultural Sciences and have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00. Applications can be picked up in 101 Ag Administration Building. You may also receive an application by emailing contest co-chairs Simon Itle () or Alexandra Kukorowski(u).

The deadline for applications is at noon on Wednesday, April 13. Applicants must submit a one or two page (maximum) resume outlining their educational, extracurricular, and employment experiences and honors/awards, answers to three questions, and a signed transcript release form. A selection committee comprised of three industry and academic professionals will select finalists to be interviewed. The interviews are tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 18, 2016, and the recipient will be named based on both application materials and the personal interview. The College of Agricultural Sciences Alumni Society sponsors this award with the cooperation of Coaly Society. If you have questions, please feel free to email the co-chairs listed above.