Frequently Asked Questions about the Selection Process

Class of 1937 Scholarship
  • The deadline for submitting applications and other required materials for the Class of 1927 Scholarship is 5:00pm (EST) on January 10th, 2024.
  • Recommendations supporting your application must be submitted online by 5:00pm (EST) on January 19th, 2024.
  • The individuals you indicated as having agreed to provide the recommendations will receive an email containing a link to the online form (Qualtrics). 
  • Applicants selected to receive a Class of 1937 Scholarship will be notified by the Division of Financial Aid. The scholarship will be listed as part of their financial aid package for 2024-2025.
Charles O. McGaughey Leadership Award
  • The deadline for submitting the application for the Charles O. McGaughey Leadership Award is 5:00pm (EST) on January 13th, 2024.
  • Recommendations are not required for the Charles O. McGaughey Leadership Award.
  • Applicants selected to receive the Charles O. McGaughey Leadership Award will be notified no later than April 1, 2024.
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