约翰逊奖学金

约翰逊奖学金 is one of the premier merit-based scholarship programs in the country.

W&L's 约翰逊的学者hip recognizes and rewards students on the basis of academic achievement, demonstrated leadership and integrity, and their potential to contribute to the intellectual and civic life of the W&L campus and the world at large in years to come.

奖学金s are awarded to up to 44 incoming students each year (roughly 10% of the first-year class).

约翰逊的学者hips cover tuition and fees, 住房和食物, 和10美元,000 in funding for a summer experience — a grand total of more than $83,000元/年. Students with additional financial need may also see their scholarship amount increased to cover additional costs of attendance, which may include textbooks and supplies, 差旅费用, 技术成本.

Finalists for 约翰逊的学者hips participate in an on-campus competition and are notified in late March of their status. All costs associated with attending the competition will be paid by Washington and 李 University.

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应用ing for a 约翰逊的学者hip ensures that you're considered for other merit scholarships, too.

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约翰逊的学者hip FAQs

The deadline to apply for the 约翰逊的学者hip is Dec. 1. Note that Washington and 李 University offers 早期的决定 I (Nov. 1), 早期的决定 II (Jan. 1) and Regular Decision (Jan. 1)招生计划. We must receive your 约翰逊的学者hip application by Dec. 1, but you may choose to apply under any of the application decision programs.

应用ing for the 约翰逊的学者hip requires submission of a complete Common Application and the W&L 约翰逊的学者hip supplement, which consists of a second personal essay.

The scholarship is awarded on the basis of merit, and merit takes many forms at W&L. Your academic record is important, as are demonstrations of your leadership and integrity, as represented in your extracurricular eng年龄ments, 个人陈述, and letters of recommendation.

We will review your complete Common Application, including your transcript, letters of recommendation, test scores (if supplied), 还有你的个人论文, plus your supplemental 约翰逊的学者hip application, including an additional personal statement. Our application review is comprehensive and seeks to find students to invite as finalists who strive to be leaders in the many communities they inhabit.

Finalists for the 约翰逊的学者hip will be notified in early February and invited to campus for the scholarship selection competition. 奖学金 winners will be notified in mid-March with full details about the scholarship award.

The word 'competition' sounds scary, but the scholarship competition event is not. This is a chance for you to experience W&L up close by rooming with a current 约翰逊的学者, 上课, and interviewing with faculty, staff and current students. We frequently hear from students that the scholarship competition was their first introduction to the collaborative and supportive community that is Washington and 李, and that the connections they made during the event were deciding factors in where they ultimately chose to attend.

Many students will use their $10,000 enhancement funds to pay for the costs associated with a study abroad program or to pay for 生活费用 while 志愿服务 or 实习 over the summer. Enhancement funds can even be used to fund one or more Spring Term Abroad programs available during W&L's distinctive 4-week May semester.

不止一个 奖学金

约翰逊奖学金 is just one aspect of W&L's Johnson Program for Leadership and Integrity, a program that offers opportunities and funding for the entire student body.

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约翰逊奖学金

Up to 44 students a year receive awards of at least tuition, room and board as 约翰逊的学者. Students are selected on the basis of academic achievement, demonstrated leadership and their potential to contribute to the intellectual and civic life of the W&L campus and of the world at large in years to come.

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Summer Enhancement Funds

Every recipient of the 约翰逊的学者 receives an additional $10,000 to support summer experiences traveling, 志愿服务, 实习, 或者进行研究. Enhancement funds are designed to provide invaluable hands-on experiences and can be used for transportation, 生活费用, 设备, 和更多的.

经验的资金

机会基金

约翰逊计划 provides funds of up to $6,000 to support student projects across the country and around the world. Johnson 机会基金 are competitive and open to any rising junior or senior. Recent projects have involved the creation of a documentary about travel on the TransAmerica trail, 实习 at the British House of Commons, and conducting research at the Children's National Hospital’s Department of Genetic Medicine.

教师

特聘教授

In addition to providing scholarships and opportunity funding for students, the Johnson Program supports two full-time faculty positions, one in the Williams School of Commerce, Economics and Politics and one in The College.

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校友网络

The first class of 约翰逊的学者 graduated from W&2012年的L. 十多年后, more than 500 约翰逊的学者 have joined the Washington and 李 alumni network in fields as wide-ranging as their passions, and they are always e年龄r to help fellow scholars navigate their own career paths.

结果

International Recognition

约翰逊的学者 go on to do incredible things. Three recent scholars have won Rhodes 奖学金s. W&L is the ONLY liberal arts school to have had more than one Rhodes recipient over the past 10 years, and all three of ours have used the opportunities provided by the 约翰逊的学者hip Program to build resumes worthy of such an honor. A Forbes "40 Under 40" recipient, numerous Fulbright and Goldwater fellows, 医生, 商业领袖, 企业家, and public servants -- a 约翰逊的学者 can do anything.

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约翰逊的学者 新闻报道

Our scholarship winners tackle challenges and continue to earn accolades as students and alumni.

约翰逊的学者 & Rhodes 奖学金 Winner

Tahri菲利普斯

Tahrington (Tahri) Phillips '23, a cognitive and behavioral science and English double major, is Washington and 李 University’s 18th Rhodes Scholar. Tahri has also been honored on campus by the Student Affairs Committee for her commitment to personal scholarship and nurturing the intellectual life at W&L. She is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa national honor society and a four-year member of the W&L women's basketball team.

约翰逊的学者

Rafay哈桑

Rafay哈桑, 22岁, 从拉合尔, 巴基斯坦, was looking for a liberal arts university that would give him individualized attention and put his critical thinking skills to the test. He found that 和更多的 at W&L.

约翰逊的学者 & Beineke 奖学金 Winner

凯瑟琳Muensterman

凯瑟琳Muensterman ’22 has won a $34,000 Beinecke 奖学金 to help fund her graduate studies. Each scholar receives $4,000 immediately before graduate school and an additional $30,000 while attending graduate school. Muensterman plans to use the scholarship to aid her interest and research in literature, medieval studies and 宗教.

约翰逊的学者 & Goldwater 奖学金 Winner

特洛伊拉森

特洛伊·拉森,22岁, a math and classics major at Washington and 李 University, has won a highly competitive Goldwater 奖学金, which promotes research careers in science, mathematics and engineering. One of the oldest and most prestigious STEM scholarships in the country, the Goldwater 奖学金 aims to identify and support undergraduates who show promise of becoming research leaders in their respective fields and intend to pursue a doctorate degree.

约翰逊的学者 & Davis Projects for Peace Winner

詹姆斯·里克斯

詹姆斯·里克斯 ’21 has won a Davis Projects for Peace grant for his work with The Oda Foundation, a nonprofit organization co-founded in 2013 by W&L alumnus John Christopher ’09. 在国外, Ricks will work to photograph the region and present the im年龄s to be sold to raise money for The Oda Foundation. Headquartered in the district of Kalikot, Oda’s initiatives in health care, education and community support have become critical, lifesaving services in Nepal.