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SMU President's Scholar Award

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January 15, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Students are automatically considered for the President's Scholarship by applying for admission to SMU. To become a President's Scholar candidate, a student must have exceptional achievement on the SAT or ACT, a minimum of 20 high school academic units in a challenging curriculum, including AP/IB and honors courses, two years of a single foreign language, and advanced coursework in math and science, a high school rank in the top 10 percent of the graduating class and demonstrated commitment to engagement in school and/or community activities. Presidents scholars are awarded full tuition and general fees as long as the student maintains full-time enrollment and a 3.3 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Southern Methodist University
  • PO Box 750196
  • Dallas, TX 75275-0196
  • enrol_serv@mail.smu.edu
  • 800-323-0672

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