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Mr & Ms. Mountaineer 2016

West Virginia University students interested in being named Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer can send in their applications over the next couple of weeks.  The award honors one male and one female student who have a record of academic achievement and extracurricular involvement. The competition requires the undergraduate or graduate applicant graduate by May 2017.

Each year, the award coincides with Mountaineer Week. This year, Mountaineer Week will be held from Oct. 28 through Nov. 6, 2016.  The new Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer will be named during the halftime ceremony of the Nov. 5th football game against the University of Kansas.  All applicants must complete the online form, submit (1) recommendation letter from a WVU faculty or staff member, and submit a $20 entry fee. The deadline to apply is Friday, Sept. 16th.  If you have any questions, please contact Jeremiah Kibler at or Jen Skinner at  
Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer Application: