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How to Apply: Student Leadership Program

  1. Review ATHENA Student Leadership Program description. To be eligible to apply, ALL MVC Student applicants must: have completed at least 12 units; MVC must be your Home College; Student Services Fees must be paid; be enrolled in a minimum of 6 units; and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50. All students will be selected from Moreno Valley College. Former ATHENA participants are not eligible for the program.
  2. All students interested in participating in the ATHENA Student Leadership Program will need to submit an application to the Coordinator of Student Activities, Frankie Moore at Associated Students' leaders are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants must complete the ENTIRE application. All questions must be answered to be considered for the program.
  3. MVC staff, faculty, or administration may nominate students to apply for the program. Please submit written notification of your nomination to The program will contact nominees directly. All students accepting a nomination MUST complete the on-line required program application. A nomination does not guarantee acceptance into the program.
  4. Apply on-line by downloading and filling out the following form: ATHENA Applicationpdf. (You can download Adobe Readerfor free in case you cannot access the application form).
  5. Applications must be received by 4 pm on Monday, August 5, 2019.
  6. Applications are reviewed by a committee designated by the College. Committee members may consist of administration, classified and/or confidential staff, faculty, and students. Applications are reviewed by the committee, discussed, and each question is scored based on a rubric. Each question receives 1 to 4 points based on the rubric guidelines. The committee determines a minimum "cut" score to be considered for the program and selects successful candidates.
  7. All students, if accepted to the ATHENA Student Leadership Program will receive a welcome notification and additional program details via email. Please include your RCCD Email in your application.


MVC's ATHENA Student Leadership Program will select a limited number of students to participate. The Program is a semester long commitment and full participation is required and expected.


ATHENA Student Leadership Program Schedule