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Honors Program Application

The leadership application deadline has passed.

Thank you for your interest in The Gerald P. Buccino '63 Center for Leadership Development. Please complete the form below and submit your application. The application must be submitted online. If desired, an additional physical copy of the application can be mailed to the address below.

Professor Michael M. Reuter
Director – The Gerald P. Buccino '63 Center for Leadership Development
Seton Hall University

400 South Orange Avenue
Jubilee Hall - Room 671

South Orange, NJ  07079

Applicants are free to assemble their applications as a portfolio. The application can be designed as their creative spirits guide them. As examples, essays can be composed in the first, second or third person, or in a script format. Photographs and their captions can likewise be prepared in unusual ways. The only requirement is that the application contain Parts I-V and be double-spaced.

Part I-Cover Letter
Please provide your name, address, telephone number, email, SAT math and verbal scores, ACT (if applicable), intended major, name of high school and high school GPA on the cover sheet of your application.
Part II
Explain why, in a single page, you are nominating yourself for The Gerald P. Buccino '63 Center for Leadership Development.

Part III
List the leadership positions that you have held during your high school career. These positions can be drawn from a wide range of life experiences, from community, church or school services, to personal or family leadership roles. Briefly describe what you learned about leadership from each of these experiences. Prepare approximately a paragraph for each experience. 

Part IV
Identify an individual who exemplifies outstanding leadership to you and explain your reasons for your selection. The individual you select can be drawn from a wide array of life endeavors, including but not limited to history, religion, politics, fictional materials (either literature or cinema), athletics, business, personal life, the arts, the sciences or entertainment life.

Part V
Submit three different photographs of yourself. Prepare a caption for each photograph.

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