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Furman University Furman Scholars Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.furman.edu/admission/EngageFurman/Finan...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Coordinator
  • Address
  • 3300 Poinsett Highway
  • Email Address
  • furmanscholars@furman.edu
  • Application Deadline
  • June 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $7,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Furman Scholars program seeks to honor high school juniors who exhibit strong academic potential, demonstrate leadership potential, and show significant involvement in extracurricular activities and community service. High school guidance counselors nominate current juniors to participate in the program. Students selected as Furman Scholars are eligible to receive at least $7,500 in scholarships upon acceptance into Furman University.

    Nominees must be juniors who meet all of the following criteria:

    A genuine interest in an education in the liberal arts and sciences
    A high school weighted grade-point average of 3.5 or higher
    Significant involvement in extracurricular activities and community service
    Demonstrated leadership potential
    At least a 1250 on the SAT or PSAT (critical reading and math only) or a 28 on the ACT or Aspire (excluding writing)

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