|Awards » Emerson Excellence Award Winners|
The Missouri Valley Conference Faculty Athletics Representatives Committee vote annually to award postgraduate scholarships to MVC student-athletes due to their exemplary academic and athletic performances. Each student-athlete receives a $5,000 postgraduate scholarship from the Conference.
To be eligible for consideration, recipients must have achieved a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.00, participated with distinction in a Missouri Valley Conference championship sport for at least two seasons at the nominating institution and must graduate from their institutions within 18 months following selection at the spring meetings of the Faculty Athletics Representative Committee.
Also, the recipients must be accepted for postgraduate studies at an institution of higher learning at the time of receipt of the scholarship. And, the recipients must have completed eligibility for participation in intercollegiate athletics in the academic year in which nominated.