Mike Carter Award
Mike Carter established an unparalleled 50 year record of outstanding service to the University of Central Missouri as a teacher, mentor and role-model. A longstanding and faithful supporter of the United States of America’s military services, he had a noteworthy record of service in the University’s and Warrensburg community’s efforts to support and assist Whiteman AFB and its personnel. Amongst many service groups, Mike served on the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce, the Warrensburg-Whiteman Military Affairs Committee, The Whiteman Base Community Council and the Whiteman Base Command Council Board of Directors. He proved to be a faithful, invaluable resource and ally to his University, his community and to Whiteman AFB and its personnel. His tireless efforts enhanced the relationship between UCM, his community and Whiteman AFB immeasurably.
The Mike Carter Award is available through the UCM Foundation for current and former military students who are pursuing their degree at the University of Central Missouri. The ideal applicant will be involved in their local community, or campus community and show support of those initiatives which enhance the relationship between the University of Central Missouri and the United States military.