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Apply for Rogers LEAD WT

Required Qualifications

Prior to making application, students should meet the following criteria:

  • Must have at least four long semesters remaining at West Texas A&M University at the start of the program in August.
  • Full time enrollment (12 hours or more during the long semesters).
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.
  • Students cannot be placed on scholastic or disciplinary probation.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who will have completed at least 45 hours, and students who have fewer than 5 long semesters remaining.

Lunch & Learn

For more information about joining the Rogers LEAD WT program attend a Lunch & Learn for free food and to speak with current LEAD Scholars. There are two different opportunities for you to attend this event.  If you have any questions about the Lunch & Learns please contact our office at 651-2313. 

  • Wednesday, January 28, 2015 from 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm in the LEAD Suite (JBK 10)
  • Tuesday, February 3, 2015 from 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm in the Caf Green Room


Application Forms

Rogers LEAD WT Application Packet, 2015

Application Deadline

The priority application deadline to be considered for the Rogers LEAD WT program for Fall 2015 - Spring 2017 is Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 5 PM.  Students who meet this deadline and the Rogers LEAD WT qualifications will be guaranteed an interview.  The final deadline for applicaitons is Friday, February 13, 2015 at 5 PM.

Selection Criteria for Rogers LEAD WT

Approximately 25 students will be selected for Rogers LEAD WT through a selective application and interview process.  Students will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  1. Attitude - LEAD Scholars are optimistic, energetic, and giving.
  2. Work Ethic - LEAD Scholars are responsible, take initiative, and show self-discipline.  This will be evident when reviewing their résumé.
  3. People Skills - LEAD Scholars communicate effectively with others, work as a part of a team, and represent LEAD WT professionally on campus and in the community.
  4. Desire - LEAD Scholars demonstrate a desire for personal growth and development and will be able to articulate their goals and plans for the future.