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Douglas D. Alder Scholarship

Applications due February 1 — one award of $1,000

This scholarship will be given to an exceptional honors junior who is aspiring to apply for a nationally competitive scholarship, such as the Rhodes, Marshall, Gates, or Truman. Alder Scholars will be expected to apply for one of these national awards.

The criteria for this award include:
  • Junior year in student's major;
  • Overall academic merit, including USU GPA, honors, and/or awards;
  • Progress toward completing a capstone project and graduating with Honors;
  • Evidence of public or community service and leadership;
  • Desire to be a “change maker” in the world;
  • Plans to apply for a prestigious scholarship or fellowship.

Applications are due February 1, 2018.