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Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer

Applications - closed

This prestigious award honors one male and one female student who have a record of academic achievement and extracurricular involvement. All applicants must complete the 2018 application form, submit (1) recommendation letter from a WVU faculty or staff member and submit a $20 entry fee.

Application Information & Deadline

All applications must be submitted by Monday, September 17 at 4:30 P.M.
All applications must be completed online. The $20 application fee and recommendation letter must be turned in to the Mountainlair Administrative Office by 4:30 P.M.

Office Location:
The Mountainlair Administrative Office is located on the 2nd floor. If you come up the stairs/elevator next to the Information Desk, we are the first office on the left.
Applications may be mailed to:
WVU Mountainlair
c/o Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer
PO Box 6437
Morgantown, WV 26506

Eligibility

All undergraduate applicants must have senior academic status and must be completing their last semester by May 2019. All graduate applicants must complete their last semester on campus by May 2019.
Please note students must be available to attend the scheduled interview session and Mountaineer Day football game, if named as a finalist.

Judging & Interviewing

A panel, that will select five male and female finalists, will review the applications. A second panel of judges, who will determine the winners, will then interview these finalists.

The Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer review panel will meet to determine the 2018 finalists.
Mr. Mountaineer – Cacapon Room, Mountainlair
Ms. Mountaineer – Kanawha Room, Mountainlair

Game Day Information

Finalists will be presented and winners announced during the Baylor vs. WVU game on Thursday, October 25, 2018. The finalists will meet at the Alumni Tailgate at the WVU Alumni Center at 3:30pm on Thursday, October 25.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or need more information, please email Sonja Wilson at sonja.wilson@mail.wvu.edu .

Please note students must be available to attend the scheduled interview session and Mountaineer Day football game, if named as a finalist.