Take a moment to look over the requirements for Bonner Leaders below. Interested students can submit application information below.
Completed application (Steps 1-3) submitted by April 15th
Kentucky resident (preferred)
Federal Work Study eligible (must have a financial aid application on file)
Admission into Western Kentucky University
WKU Bonner Leaders are selected based on their service and leadership experience, response to the short answer questions in the application, letters of recommendation, as well as financial aid eligibility. Preference may be giving to first-generation college students.
Application Submission Steps
Step 1: Complete Bonner Application Part 1 of 3 contact information form online below.
Step 2: Complete Bonner Application Part 2 of 3 short answer questions. Submit the questions via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15, 2014.
Participation in MASTER Plan
Certificate in Citizenship and Social Responsibility - ICSR Certificate program
300 hours per year/ Approximately 8-10 hours per week of community service and training and enrichment
Maintain an undergraduate cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
Attendance at weekly meetings
Save the dates
February 6, 2014 Workshop on applying for scholarships and financial aid (cancelled)
March 6, 2014 WKU Bonner Leader informational meeting
WKU ALIVE Center at 5:00pm CST (Click here to register)
April 3, 2014 WKU Bonner Leader informational webinar at 5:00pm CST (Click here to register)April 15, 2014 WKU Bonner Leader application deadline