PCSW Student Leader Award nominations open


January 30, 2013

The MSU President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) is accepting nominations for its Student Leadership Award through February 20. The PCSW, created in the late 1970s to advise MSU’s president on issues affecting women, gives this award to recognize and develop leadership skills for outstanding undergraduates actively working to enrich the lives of others.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
--900 to 1,000 word essay describing your campus involvement, field of study, community service, and related work as it impacts and improves the lives of women. Please include a resume of accomplishments, awards, honors, previous experience, as well as detailed career plans for future
work and service. Submit your essay and resume (PDF format) to Susan Hall at slh1@msstate.edu with "PCSW
Leadership Award" in the subject line.

2 AWARD RECIPIENTS RECEIVE
--A travel award (expenses paid) to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) held at the University of Maryland, College Park, May 30-June 1. Visit www.nccwsl.org for more information about the conference.
--Cash award of $150
--Lunch with MSU President Mark E. Keenum,
--Invitation to attend a PCSW meeting