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Student Leadership Academy Application

We are looking for students from all programs interested in a unique interprofessional leadership development opportunity.  

Program Mission: To transform students into exceptional leaders empowered to create solutions for a healthier community.

To apply:

  • Preferred- completed at least 1 semester at UNTHSC
  • 75% of classes must be on-campus
  • Must be enrolled for both fall 2015 and spring 2016 semesters
  • Be in and remain in good academic standing

Application Components:

  • General applicant  information
  • 3 short essay questions (500 words or less)
  • Contact information for a faculty recommendation for applicant
  • Contact information for a "person of choice" recommendation for applicant
  • Upload CV/Resume

Program Requirements:

  • Orientation and Introduction to Leadership Seminar (September)
    • 3 hour session/seminar
    • Friday, September 25th from 5:30-8:30 pm 
  • Strengths-Based Leadership (October)
    • 1 hour seminar, offered 2 times, must attend one
    • Tuesday, October 13th from 5-6 pm or Monday, October 26th from 12-1 pm      
  • Culture and Diversity Roundtable (November)
    • 2 hour seminar, offered 1 time
    • Tuesday, November 3rd from 5:30-7:30 pm 
  • Professional Communication (February)
    • 1 hour seminars, offered one time each, 3 options,must attend one
  • Leadership Essentials (On-going in the Spring semester)
    • 1 hour seminars, offered one time each, 4 options, must attend one       
  • Mentorship Requirement (On-going/ Monthly)
    • Alumni, Faculty, or Staff Mentor (assigned through a match process)
    • Monthly meeting with Mentor (Skype, phone, or in person)
      • Must meet once per semester face to face outside of orientation
  • Culminating Service Project (April)
    • In groups of 5

Application deadline: August 3rd at 8:00 am

All applicants will be notified whether or not your are chosen as a participant at the beginning of September.

Questions? Contact us at studentleadershipprograms@unthsc.edu .


This form closed on August 3, 2015 8:00 AM CDT