Emory University is offering partial to full merit-based scholarships as part of the Emory University Scholar Programs to undergraduate students. Emory University is a private research university in metropolitan Atlanta, located in the Druid Hills section of DeKalb County, Georgia, United States. The university was founded as Emory College in 1836 in Oxford, Georgia by the Methodist Episcopal Church and was named in honor of Methodist bishop John Emory. In 1915, the college relocated to metropolitan Atlanta and was rechartered as Emory University. The university is the second-oldest private institution of higher education in Georgia and among the fifty oldest private universities in the United States
The aim of the campus scholar community is to empower students, through distinct resources and support, to reach their full potential and have a notable impact on the university, Atlanta, and the greater global community.
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): Emory University, Georgia, United States.
Who is Eligible?
These are the seeds, the makings of an Emory Scholar. Emory University seeks grounded individuals who are looking to grow and build on these strong qualities and give of their talents to the Emory community and beyond:
- Intellectual curiosity
- Creative Thinking
- Servant Leadership
- Communication Skills
- Contribution to community
Selection Criteria: To be guaranteed consideration for the Emory University Scholar selection process students must submit all required application materials by the November 15 Emory University Scholar Programs deadline. Applicants will need to select one of Emory’s three admission decision plans (Early Decision I, Early Decision II, or Regular Decision). Please note students applying Early Decision I (EDI) may apply for the Scholar Programs, but need to meet the EDI November 1 deadline for all application materials.
Finalist interviews for Emory Scholars take place in mid-March. If you are a finalist, you will be brought to Emory (at no expense to you) for activities designed to help you become better acquainted with programs and opportunities at Emory and to aid the Goizueta Scholars Selection Committee in making its final choices for the various awards. Attendance is mandatory for all Scholar finalists.
Number of Awardees: Roughly 175-200
Value of Scholarship: Partial or fully-funded
Duration of Scholarship: 4 years
How to Apply:
Award Provider: Emory University
Application Timeline: Deadline: 15th November, 2017.
October–January: Application review by Admission, Scholars, and Faculty committees
By February 15: Scholar notifications announced. Finalists will be notified.
Mid-April: Finalist awards and Scholar Programs membership announced
May 1: Enrollment deposit deadline