For 2020, the program offers up to six competitive Merit Scholarships, in the amount of $500 each. In order to be eligible for a scholarship, you must be in good academic and social standing, and have an overall GPA of at least 3.60. No formal application needs to be submitted. Students will be selected according to their academic record.
Excellence Through Diversity Scholarships
Students can apply for the Excellence Through Diversity Scholarships: up to six scholarships will be offered, each at $750. Through these Diversity Scholarships we will recognize the academic achievement of students from under-represented racial and ethnic groups, first-generation college students, students from low-income families, and students with a history of overcoming adversity. Students who work to create inclusive spaces on campus through co-curricular activities and community service will also be considered for this scholarship. Students have to send in an essay/explanation why they think they qualify for this scholarship.
Global Citizen Scholarships
And finally, students may also apply for a Global Citizen Scholarship: up to six scholarships will be offered, each at $500. These awards will recognize and promote the efforts of Clark students dedicated to the pursuit of cross-cultural communication, civic engagement, and intellectual endeavors in the pursuit of a cosmopolitan vision — all matters of great concern to Mr. and Mrs. Leir. Students have to send in an essay/explanation why they think they qualify for this scholarship. Please note that this scholarship opportunity is only available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents.