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Department of Public Policy Leadership

University of Mississippi

For High School Students

Application to the Lott Leadership Institute/Public Policy Leadership/Scholarships.

To be considered for admission to the Public Policy Leadership degree program, students must first apply to the University by completing the University of Mississippi online application. Once the application has been completed, access to the “Special Programs and Scholarships Application” will become available. Complete this application to be considered for admittance to the Lott Leadership Institute as well as available Lott Institute scholarships. All applicants accepted into the Lott Leadership Institute (pursuing a BA degree in Public Policy Leadership) and possessing exceptional leadership and academic records, are under scholarship consideration.

Applications are due 1/5/2021

Questions should be directed to Public Policy Leadership at 662-915-7347 or ppleader@olemiss.edu, or the Lott Leadership Institute at 662-915-3189 or leader@olemiss.edu.

For Current UM Students

Application to the Lott Leadership Institute/Public Policy Leadership

To major in Public Policy Leadership, a current UM student must (1) have a 3.0 GPA or above, (2) fill out an application if the student meets the GPA requirement, and (3) meet with the Department chair and Executive Director of the Lott Leadership Institute. Students who are qualified will be advised to take PPL 101 and one of the three following courses: POL 101, ECON 202, or ECON 203 before they are accepted into the Lott Leadership Institute pursuing a BA degree in Public Policy Leadership. Your application and letters of recommendations can be emailed to cjones@olemiss.edu.

Questions should be directed to Public Policy Leadership at 662-915-7347 or ppleader@olemiss.edu.

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