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Extraordinary Student

The Extraordinary Student Award is given to students who have overcome unique obstacles, such as a disability, illness, difficult family issue, or a major life challenge, and have succeeded in their educational pursuits.

Extraordinary Student AwardDo you know a student who has overcome unique obstacles and has been able to succeed in their educational pursuits? Nominate them for an Extraordinary Student Award!

• Nominees must be juniors, seniors, or graduate students.

• Selected extraordinary students will receive a scholarship and plaque at an awards banquet.

To nominate a student, submit a letter with the following information:

1 - Student’s name, age, major, class standing, other pertinent demographic info.

2 - Student’s situation/condition, etc. that constitutes a major obstacle in the pursuit of university education.

3 - Description of student’s extraordinary efforts in overcoming the obstacle(s) & succeeding in their educational journey.

4 - Specifics about the way(s) in which they have been successful.

5 - Include nominator’s contact information.

Extraordinary Student Award Banquet Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. K-State Student Union – Bluemont Room

Thank you for your support and nomination for an Extraordinary Student!


For more info, contact:

Lindsay Kubina

532-6441 or kubina@ksu.edu

Deadline to Submit: Friday, March 9 by 5:00pm

Submit nominations to: 201 Holton Hall or stulife@ksu.edu