Jan. 31- Feb.1, 2014

Missouri Valley College awards fifteen scholarships to outstanding young men and women who are selected from the Honor Scholars Program. Five Presidentís Scholarships in the amount of Full-Tuition ($17,800) and ten Deanís Scholarships in the amount seventy-five percent tuition ($13,350) are awarded each year.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Submit an official high school transcript showing a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or Higher.
  • Submit an official ACT composite score of 26 or higher, or an official SAT score of at least 1190 (critical reading and math only)
  • Be granted admissions as an incoming freshman to Missouri Valley College for the upcoming school year.
  • Submit RSVP two weeks prior to the event

Weekend Overview

The Competition Weekend consists of a Friday visit day, scholarsí dinner with a guest speaker, and Saturday competition. Along with the opportunity to compete for an incredible four-year scholarship, students have the opportunity to:

  • Stay overnight with a student host in one of our residence halls
  • Audition with the Music, Art, Dance and Theatre Department
  • Meet outstanding students from all over the country
  • Preview our Academic Departments and meet with faculty members

The Academic Competition

On Saturday, Feb 1st students from all over the country will compete for one of these prestigious scholarships through:

  • Student Resume with a Letter of Recommendation
  • An on-site essay based on 3-5 prompts
  • A 20-minute interview with 2 faculty members, administrators, or board members / Alumni.

The Fine Arts Competition

On Friday, Jan 31st students from all over the country will compete for Fine Arts scholarships. The professors in the Music, Theater, Art and Dance area can come up with the particulars for their audition. These students can also be included in the Academic Competition, if they meet the eligibility requirements.

(Attendance on Saturday is mandatory for all competitors, although all participants are encouraged to take advantage of the Friday activities.)

Honor Scholars RSVP