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Augustana College Distinguished Scholar Competition

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 $36,000 to full tuition over four years. In addition, 20 stipends will be awarded for a 10-day international travel experience to Europe.


To be eligible to participate, candidates must meet the following criteria:
- Possess an ACT composite of 27 or SAT of 1200
- Possess a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.5 (4.0 scale)
- 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.

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