Classification: First Year; HonorsThe Award:
This prestigious scholarship is the highest honor available to freshmen entering Meredith College. The full, four-year, merit-based scholarship is awarded based on superior academic achievement, intellectual promise and leadership ability.How to Apply:
Apply for the Honors Program to be considered for the Meredith Legacy Scholarship. Scholarship recipients will be notified by mid-March.Selection Criteria:
Applicants selected to interview for the Meredith College Legacy Scholarship are chosen from the Honors applicant pool. The criteria for awarding the scholarship are rigorous and selective. Selection criteria include superior standardized test scores (SAT/ACT); a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.8, based on a 4.0 grading scale; demonstrated leadership in high school, the local community, and beyond; service to others; a demonstrated curiosity about the world; and strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Honors Program applicants who are selected to interview for the Legacy Scholarship will be notified prior to attending Scholars’ Weekend. Legacy Scholarship interviews occur with faculty, administrators and the President of Meredith.