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The Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program

University of Notre Dame

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Merit Based
January 1, 2020


Hesburgh-Yusko scholarships are awarded independently of any Financial Aid that students may qualify for and receive. The availability of the scholarship and status will typically end four years from the date of initial enrollment as a merit scholar and will not be extended to additional semesters to account for any semesters during which students were not merit scholars.  Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars are required to remain in good academic standing with the University of Notre Dame. Should scholars fall out of good academic standing with the University, their scholarships will be terminated. 

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Outstanding academic achievement
  • Commitment to service
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Exemplary moral character
  • Open to students from any college or major
  • Awards 25,000 per year for four years

How To Apply:

No Seperate Application


  • Restrictive Early Action: Nov 1
  • Regular Decision: Jan 1