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Augustana College Distinguished Scholar Competition

  • Website Address
  • http://www.augie.edu/admission/financing-your-educ...
  • Contact
  • Director of Admissions
  • Address
  • Augustana College
  • 2001 South Summit Avenue
  • Sioux Falls, SD 57197
  • Email Address
  • info@augi.edu
  • Application Deadline
  • January 25, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $60,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Augustana College invites graduating high school seniors who possess strong records of academic achievement and have demonstrated exceptional leadership to their school and community to participate in the Distinguished Scholars Competition, the college's most prestigious scholarship event. Scholarship awards range from $60,000 to full tuition over four years.

    -Possess an ACT composite of 27 or SAT of 1200
    -Possess a cumulative 3.5 GPA
    -Attend a Distinguished Scholars Competition day at Augustana

    The competition requires an essay submitted with this application, an interview with a faculty committee and an essay written on-site during the competition.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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