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WVU Foundation Outstanding Senior Award

A Selection Committee will choose from among the applicants an estimated 1% of the graduating class as WVU Foundation Outstanding Seniors. Selections will not be based on GPA alone. The Committee will base its decision on all of the following:

  • Academic achievement (GPA, scholarship, research)
  • Sustained Service
  • Honors, awards, recognitions, publications, presentations
  • Demonstrated leadership
  • Work experience, study abroad, internships, externships
  • Personal narratives on application (including your most significant academic experiences, personal goals, and the value of your WVU undergraduate experience)

This award is open to all undergraduates who:

  • Graduate with their first degree in August or December 2023 or who will receive their degree in May 2024
  • 3.8+ cumulative GPA at the time of application
  • Complete application and 2 letters of reference

The application deadline for this process closed Friday, March 1, 2024, for August or December 2023 and May 2024 graduates. Apply here.