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Dean of Science Scholarship (For Freshmen)


Students who have applied for admission by January 1, as incoming freshmen for the following Fall semester, who have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) and who score 1250 or higher on the SAT or 28 or higher on the ACT may be eligible for this scholarship.

The School of Science Dean’s Scholars Program is designed for beginning School of Science freshmen.   Contingent upon availability of funds, a Dean’s Scholar who is a beginning major may be supported for up to eight regular (fall/spring) semesters provided that the student continues in a degree program in the School of Science and maintains an overall GPA of at least 3.50.  An award recipient may hold only one scholarship funded by the School of Science. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.


Up to $2,000 per academic year renewable up to $8,000. 


January 1, for Fall 2014 admission

Application & Info: 

Students who have applied for admission by January 1 for Fall 2014 admission and meet eligibility requirements will automatically be considered.  No separate application is required.

Award notifications will be sent to recipients in March.