PLC applications due March 4

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PLC applications due March 4

High school seniors who plan to attend Northwestern Oklahoma State University in the fall can apply to the President’s Leadership Class (PLC) and earn up to $2,750 in scholarship funds. Students must meet specific requirements in order to apply.

Applications may be found online at and may be hand-delivered no later than 5 p.m., on March 4. If mailed, it must be postmarked no later than March 4.

Students should send a seven-semester transcript and ACT scores with the application, and must meet all standard admission requirements to Northwestern.

Applications must be accompanied by two letters of recommendation and a scholarship application form, obtainable from Northwestern’s Office of Financial Aid or by visiting

One letter of recommendation must be from a high school teacher, high school principal, high school counselor or other faculty member or member of administration. The second letter should be from another person such as a minister, family friend or employer. Letters of recommendation should include the name, position and relationship to you of the person writing the recommendations.

All applicants should have a scholarship application on file at the Northwestern Scholarship Office.

Selected finalists will be interviewed in March, and notified by phone and/or mail about the interview.

Recipients of the PLC Scholarship will be notified mid-April. The scholarship will cover freshman year only at Northwestern-Alva.

Each year, the PLC class takes a trip to Boston with Dr. Janet Cunningham, university president. While in Boston, the group visits museums and other fun sights.

All application materials should be mailed to Carly Williams, director of recruitment, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Office of Recruitment, 709 Oklahoma Blvd., Alva, OK 73717. Contact Williams with questions at or (580) 327-8545.