About the award
The Citizen Scholar Award was initiated in 2007 as a special Board of Governors program to recognize outstanding citizen scholars at Missouri State University. Forty-seven students since 2007 have been recognized for his/her stellar achievements with academics, community engagement and leadership. Citizen Scholar nominations may be made by Missouri State University faculty and staff members each fall.
It's that time of year to nominate our amazing students for the 2015-2016 Citizen Scholar Award. Nomination packet information can be found below. The deadline for the nomination packets is Sept. 17, 2015 by 5:00 pm. Any questions may be directed to the Office of Student Affairs via phone at 417-836-5526, or e-mail at StudentAffairs@MissouriState.edu.
- Introduction and Nomination Solicitation Letter from Dr. Dee Siscoe
- Criteria for Selection
- Nomination Form
- Cover Letter Example
Each year, six winners are selected by Board of Governor members in recognition for their outstanding accomplishments and strength of character.