Carnot H. and Lillian M. Thomas Leadership Award

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General Information

This award, funded by Carnot H. Thomas in honor of his mother and father, and is open to any Iowa State University undergraduate in good standing as of fall 2016. Recipients are selected on the basis of a combination of financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid), academic achievement, and professional potential.

All President’s Leadership Initiative Awards are $2,000. There are eight scholarships available under this initiative. Please review the criteria for each scholarship you are applying for before completing this application.

President’s Leadership Initiative Awards require:
-Application form
-Cover letter
-Leadership resume
-2 Presidential Leadership Award recommendations

Note: Awards will be for academic year 2017-2018; total award is divided between the two semesters. Recipients must be enrolled for both semester to receive the full award. Winners will be notified in March 2017.

US Citizenship is required.

  • Amount of Award: $2000
  • Number of Awards: 1

  • Deadline: December 5th
  • Offer of Admission by March 1: Required
  • FAFSA by December 1st: Required

Contact Information

2350 Beardshear Hall
Ames, IA 50010-2039


Phone: 515-294-4420

Fax: 515-294-2305

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