Presidential Honors Program Scholarship

This scholarship will be given to outstanding incoming freshmen (or transfer students in some cases). Recipients must be beginning freshmen at Tarleton State University, have a class rank of top 10% (generally), an ACT 27 or higher or an SAT of 1190 or higher (math and verbal combined), participate or have participated in honors program, advanced placement and/or gifted and talented. Recipients must also show good quality of essays, activities/service to school and community, and recommendation letters. There will be an interview with the director (finalist only). Participation in the Honors Degree Program is required of all recipients.

$28,000 ($7,000 per year for four years)
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide a list of magazines that you read on a regular basis and a list of books that you have read in the last year. (Do not include books read for school assignments). Briefly comment (a couple of paragraphs) on one of the books.
  2. Please provide an essay, written entirely on your own, preferably typed, of 700 to 1000 words. Select a topic you've thought seriously about, and write an essay that will show us not only your knowledge of the topic, but your ability to think about it.
  3. Provide a name and email address for three letters of recommendations.
    • Please provide name and email address
  4. Briefly discuss, in a paragraph or two, what you hope to gain from participation in the Presidential Honors Program and why you are interested in the program.
  5. Additional recommendation letters (optional)
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