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Johnson Scholars Award

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Merit Based
January 7, 2021


The Johnson Scholars comprehensive merit award is provided to first-year undergraduate students who demonstrate the highest levels of academic ability, motivation and leadership potential. Candidates are selected from the undergraduate, first-year student admission application pools.

Scholarship Requirements:

  1. Upon completion of required financial aid forms (FAFSA and the CSS PROFILE) students may be eligible for additional costs of attendance, such as standard room and board fees as well as book and other customary expenses
  2. All international applicants are required to complete a Financial Resources Statement proving the student or their family are able to cover the total cost of the first year attendance before their application will be considered for admission.

How To Apply:

Candidates are selected from the early decision, early action, and regular admission application pools. No separate scholarship application is required. Admission applications must be submitted through the online Common Application process.


  • Early Decision 1: Nov 1
  • Early Action: Nov 1
  • Early Decision 2: Jan 7
  • Regular Decision: Jan 7