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Deadline Jan. 15 for Leadership Scholarship Applications

Released: 01/11/2010

The deadline for applying for the Leadership Challenge Scholarship at LSU Alexandria is Jan. 15, announced Shelly Kieffer, director of admissions and recruiting. Three scholarships, with a combined value of $26,000 over four years, will be awarded.

Leadership competition at LSUA on Feb. 13 will determine the winners. First place brings a $3,000 annual scholarship for up to four years. The second- and third-place winners receive $2,000 and $1,500, respectively, for four years.

Applicants must be eligible for admission to LSUA and demonstrate leadership roles in their high schools or communities. Winners must maintain a 3.0 grade point average and be actively involved in at least one student organization.

Additional information is available at or from Kieffer at or 473-6508.