Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) Scholarship

The Presidents Leadership Class (PLC) program and scholarship is for entering freshmen with a strong academic record, leadership initiative, depth of commitment to their interests, and a desire to better their community. PLC is a prestigious leadership development program for students from any college or major. PLC prepares students for the challenges of our rapidly changing world by cultivating academic and professional excellence, critical thinking, creative problem solving, ethical reasoning, thoughtful implementation, and community impact. Upon acceptance, scholars earn the one-year, $1000 scholarship. After their first year in the program, nine other scholarships available to PLC students only, become available to scholars for financial assistance.

Presidents Leadership Class
Supplemental Questions
  1. How did you hear about the Presidents Leadership Class at CU Boulder?
  2. Please provide one "High School Profile / Student Profile" by entering the full name and email address of your high school counselor.
  3. Please provide one current instructor, teacher, professor, coach, supervisor, mentor, director, etc. recommendation by entering their *full name and email address* - double check the exact spelling of the email you enter. Make sure this person has seen your demonstrated leadership and knows your potential. Please ask this person to give you their EXACT email address for the recommendation.
  4. What big question drives you? Why? [e.g. What is the meaning of life? (do not use this example)] (350 word limit)
  5. “An average person is lied to from 10 to 200 times a day—mostly just to keep a conversation going, avoid conflict, or to establish a connection with someone” - Pamela Meyer (Described by Readers Digest as “the nation’s best-known expert on lying”) If we can be conveniently honest to benefit ourselves or another, what other virtues might we take more lightly and why? (350 word limit)
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