Eastern Mennonite University Honors Scholarship

Eastern Mennonite University Honors scholarship

Award Amount: $72,000 ($18,000per year over four years)

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Eastern Mennonite University is excited to announce the Honors Scholarship. To eligible, the program is an offer to first-year students at the time of acceptance into EMU who maintain a GPA of 3.6 and opt into the program their sophomore year. it is highly selective and is awarded on the basis of academic performance in high school, SAT or ACT scores and demonstrated leadership potential.

Host Institution:

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) is a private liberal arts university in the Shenandoah Valley of the U.S. state of Virginia, affiliated with one of the historic peace churches, the Mennonite Church USA. Its 97-acre (390,000 m2) main campus is located near Harrisonburg, Virginia.


To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • The program is granted to first-year students at the time of acceptance into EMU.
  • Eligibility is based on a sliding scale that takes high school GPA and standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) into account. To determine your eligibility for an honors scholarship, use the EMU Cost of Attendance Estimator.
  • It is available to those who maintain a GPA of 3.6 and opt into the program their sophomore year.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link:


Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

  • Official transcripts from any high school and/or universities attended. Applicable test scores: If English is your first language, University requires a SAT or ACT score. If English is not your first language, they require a TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • Any national examination scores. If you are submitting a WAEC result, you must also submit a scratch card.

Award Description:

  • Honors scholarship recipients receive $72,000 ($18,000 per year over four years) in scholarships for high academic achievement.
  • Full tuition scholarships are available to first-year student applicants who compete in the Yoder Scholars competition during honors.

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