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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, Udall, 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, 2019.