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The Chancellor's and Powers-Knapp Scholarship Programs

General Open Dates

October 3 - February 1

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Scholarships Descriptions
The Chancellor's Scholarship Program and Powers-Knapp Scholarship Program are merit-based, campus-wide scholarships awarded to academically outstanding and talented young people pursuing all majors. The Chancellor's and Powers-Knapp Scholarship Programs are committed to assisting scholars in their pursuit of personal and...
The Chancellor's Scholarship Program and Powers-Knapp Scholarship Program are merit-based, campus-wide scholarships awarded to academically outstanding and talented young people pursuing all majors. The Chancellor's and Powers-Knapp Scholarship Programs are committed to assisting scholars in their pursuit of personal and academic excellence during their undergraduate careers.
<ul> <li> Applicants must plan to enroll as a new freshman in the fall following graduation from high school</li> <li> Be a member of one of the following groups:</li> <ol> <li> African American</li> <li> American Indian</li> <li> Hispanic/Latino</li> <li> Southeast Asian (Cambodian, Hmong, Laotian, or Vietnamese)</li> <li> Socioeconomically disadvantaged</li> </ol> <li> Demonstrate outstanding academic performance (3.0/4.0 GPA or higher in academic units)</li> <li> Be a U.S. citizen</li> </ul> A faculty/staff committee carefully reviews each eligible application and selects scholars on the basis of their demonstrated academic success in high school, involvement in school/community organizations, leadership skills, and abilities to excel in the university's rigorous educational environment.
Scholarships marked with FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions in the list above require a completed Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for awarding decisions. To learn more about applying for financial aid, please visit the Office of Student Financial Aid website.