The Emerging Leaders Merit Scholarship identifies and welcomes students who have built community across difference. The scholarship provides an opportunity to learn and practice the skills you need to enact positive social and civic change while connecting with other students.

Scholarship Requirements

Before being considered for an Emerging Leaders Merit Scholarship, you must:

  • Complete all requirements for admission, including an admission application.
  • Earn a high school GPA of 3.0–3.75.
  • Submit a FAFSA application.
  • Enroll in a one-credit leadership class during fall semester.
  • Submit the scholarship application essay questions.