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Mr. and Madame Governor

The Student Government Association (SGA) will honor one graduating male and one graduating female (in accordance with the rules and regulations of the University and SGA) for his and her outstanding service and achievement as an undergraduate student at Austin Peay State University.


All students must meet the following criteria to be considered eligible for Mr. or Madame Governor:

 Eligible candidates must be a graduating senior in the fall 2016, spring 2017, or the summer 2017 semester.

 Eligible candidates must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.

 Eligible candidates must be involved in extracurricular activities. Involvement is defined as being in at least one APSU social or service organization and one APSU academic or honors organization.

 Eligible candidates must have held at least one leadership or office position in a registered organization while a student at Austin Peay State University.

Please note:

Application will be available in the Office of Student Affairs or online at beginning on Monday, February 27, 2017 until Thursday, March 23, 2017. All applications, typed responses, and a resume must be turned in to the Office of Student Affairs (UC 206) no later than 4:30 PM on Thursday, March 23, 2017.


A committee comprised of one faculty member, one staff member, and three senators approved by the SGA Senate will review all eligible Mr. and Madame Governor Applications for selection of the successful 2016 male and female candidates.