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Online PELP Application for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

Thank you for your interest in the President's Emerging Leaders Program (PELP) at Austin Peay.  In order to be considered for this exciting and rigorous program, you must complete the application form below.  Your application must be submitted by February 1, 2015.  A completed application must contain the following:

  • applicant's name, telephone number, and e-mail address
  • applicant's cumulative (non-weighted) high school GPA
  • applicant's composit ACT schore
  • a copy of the applicant's resume
  • a one-page essay in which you discuss your leadership philosophy
  • a photo of the applicant uploaded as a jpg or gif file
  • the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of two adult references who are familiar with your academic, leadership, and service experiences and achievements during the past four years

If you experience any difficulties or have any questions about the online application process, please contact the PELP director by telephone at 931-221-6398 or by e-mail at kenneym@apsu.edu. 

Format: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
A minimum high school GPA of 3.50 is required.
A minimum composite ACT score of 26 is required.
Please upload a photo of yourself as a jpg or gif file.
Please upload a copy of your resume as either a Microsoft Word or PDF file. Make sure your resume highlights your leadership and service experience in addition to your educational background and any work experience you may have.
One-page essay explaining your philosophy of leadership (uploaded as a Microsoft Word or PDF file).
This person should be a high school teacher or administrator who is familiar with your academic and other achievements.
Format: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
This person should be a high school teacher or administrator who is familiar with your academic and other achievements.
Format: (xxx) xxx-xxxx

Once you have entered all of the required information, click on the Submit button below.  You will receive a confirmation of your application at the email address you entered.  You will also be given further information about the application process.