Niche College Scholarship

Phillips University Legacy Scholars Undergraduate Program

March 22, 2025
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

As part of the Foundation’s mission to develop leaders who transform the world, the Legacy Scholars Undergraduate Program provides merit-based scholarships and leadership development opportunities to full-time undergraduate students pursuing an education at colleges or universities who, like its namesake, Phillips University, are presently or historically affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).

Scholarship Details

  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $9,000 annually
  • Renewability: Scholarships are renewable annually
  • Participating Institutions: Barton College, Bethany College, Bushnell University, and more (see list below)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Student Level: Rising first or second-year undergraduate students
  • University Affiliation: Attend colleges or universities historically affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Application Process

  1. Apply for admission to one of the participating institutions listed below.
  2. Be accepted and enroll as a full-time undergraduate student.
  3. Participate in leadership development opportunities, including the Annual Leadership Conference.
  4. Create a Volunteer Leadership Project to make a positive impact on your campus or community.

In addition to the scholarship, the program provides leadership development opportunities and connections to a cohort of students from throughout the country. The two key program requirements include attending the Annual Leadership Conference and developing a Volunteer Leadership Project, which makes an impact on a student’s campus or community.

Awards are up to $9000 annually and are renewable annually. Students must be rising first or second-year students at on of the following colleges or universities:

  • Barton College
  • Bethany College
  • Bushnell University
  • Chapman University
  • Columbia College Missouri
  • Culver Stockton College
  • Drake University
  • Drury University
  • Eureka College
  • Hiram College
  • Jarvis Christian University
  • Midway University
  • Texas Christian University
  • Tougaloo College
  • Transylvania University
  • University of Lynchburg
  • William Woods University Scholarship Search