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Joseph G. Gordon Scholarships

Wake Forest University

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Merit Based
January 1, 2021


Wake Forest awards Joseph G. Gordon scholarships to students who show exceptional promise and achievement and who are members of constituencies traditionally underrepresented at Wake Forest.

Gordon Scholarships have been awarded since 1986, and up to five Gordon Scholars are chosen annually.

Scholarship Requirements:

Each Gordon Scholarship covers the annual cost of tuition, room, and board, plus 3,400 for personal expenses. Gordon Scholars are encouraged to apply for up to 5,000 for a research, study, or travel project during each of the three summers between the first and senior years. Finalists are invited to campus for interviews and are notified by the end of March.

How To Apply:

No Seperate Application

Early Decision applications are accepted on a rolling basis up until November 15. Early Decision II and Regular Decision applications must be submitted by January 1.