Scholarships

McKendree University is excited to provide academically talented first-year students with the following scholarship opportunities:


Honor's Scholarship


Honor's Scholarships, valued at $12,000 per year are awarded to first-year students at the time of admission that have both a 3.6 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale and an ACT composite score of 27 or higher.

Students receiving the Honor's Scholarship have earned a place in the McKendree University Honor's Program.


Presidential Scholarship


Presidential Scholarships, valued at $8,000 per year are awarded to first-year students at the time of admission that have both a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale and an ACT composite score of 22 or higher.


McKendree Leadership Award


Honor's and Presidential Scholars are invited to attend a Leadership Competition in January. Attendance at the Leadership Competition will determine students' eligibility for a Leadership Award ranging in value from $1,000 to $5,000.

Students must register to attend the Honor’s or Presidential Leadership Competition. Click here for more information or to register to attend.

 

Dean's Scholarship

 

Dean's Scholarships, valued at $6,500 per year are awarded to first-year students at the time of admission that have either a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale or an ACT composite score of 22 or higher.