If you have a genuine interest in an education in the liberal arts and sciences, you have come to the right place as Furman University is delighted to announce “Furman Scholars Program”. The Scholars Program seeks to honor high school juniors who exhibit strong academic potential and show significant involvement in extracurricular activities and community service. The scholarship aimed to offer distinguished visual and performing arts programs. The winner of the scholar’s program will get at least $20,000.
Furman University is one of the nation’s premier undergraduate liberal arts colleges. The primary mission of Furman as a liberal arts institution is to provide a distinctive undergraduate education encompassing humanities, fine arts, social sciences, mathematics and the natural sciences and selected professional disciplines. In addition to its primary emphasis on undergraduate education, Furman offers graduate programs in education and chemistry
The list eligibility criteria are given below:
- A genuine interest in an education in the liberal arts and sciences
- A high school weighted grade point average of 3.5 or higher
- Significant involvement in extracurricular activities and community service
- Demonstrated leadership potential
- At least a 1300 on the SAT, a 1360 on the SAT-R, at least a 1360 on the PSAT, or a 29 on the ACT or Aspire (excluding writing)
How to Apply
To be applying applicants must complete the scholarship application form that can be downloaded from the given link:
Financial Aid and Award Money:
Furman Scholars are eligible to receive at least $20,000 in scholarships upon acceptance to Furman University.
Scholarship applications must be received by April 1, 2017, and the additional nomination will accept until June 1, 2017, which is the final deadline for nominations.
For any questions regarding Furman Scholars, please email corey.sanders-at-furman.edu or call 864.294.2034.