The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program invests in young leaders who strive to make transformational contributions to society. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment in all of its activities and operations. As such, the Program does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other factor protected by law. The program is devoted to maintaining a community which thrives on collaboration, represents diversity, and encourages dialogue. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program supports intellectual freedom, promotes personal integrity, and pursues values that foster responsible leadership.
All students who wish to be considered for the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program are strongly encouraged to complete our online application. Students must apply for undergraduate admission to Duke and/or UNC-Chapel Hill the same year that they apply to the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program. Students must apply to the school(s) of their choice by the respective early or regular deadlines. Admission to Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill are separate processes.