RANDALL SCHOLARSHIP DAY
Dakota Wesleyan University has been selecting Randall Scholars for more than 25 years. The highest academic award given at DWU, Randall Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to academically successful high school seniors who display a strong talent for leadership and service. Students must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and 24 ACT or 1090 SAT to compete for a Randall Scholarship. A current leadership resume must be submitted before Jan. 18; attendance at Randall Scholarship Day is required, and a personal interview will be conducted. A limited number of Randall Scholars are named each year. Those successful in achieving Randall Scholar status will receive additional awards and the option of a book stipend or credit toward a Wesleyan-sponsored study abroad experience. A luncheon honoring all participants and their families will close the program Friday afternoon.
PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP DAY
Presidential Scholarship Day is designed for accepted high school seniors who have a minimum 3.0 GPA and 21 ACT or 980 SAT score. The day is designed to provide participants the opportunity to further investigate Wesleyan’s academic and cocurricular programs. Students and parents will have the opportunity to meet personally with faculty, staff and students, as well as attend information sessions about our three colleges, our distinctive Center for Talent Development, athletics and student life. A luncheon honoring all Presidential Scholars and their families will close the program Monday afternoon. A current leadership resume must be submitted by Feb. 17.
TRANSFER STUDENT AWARDS
These awards range from $4,000- $12,000 based on previous academic performance.
UNITED METHODIST AWARDS
Dakota Wesleyan University recognizes the importance of our United Methodist heritage and offers eligible students scholarships of $1,000 per year, based on church membership and involvement.
- Bishop Leadership Award
An award of $14,000 per year is available to a United Methodist student who demonstrates strong commitment to youth leadership in their local church and pledges to be active in student ministry at DWU. Student must be a member of a United Methodist Church, have a 3.0 GPA and 21 ACT. Visit with an admissions counselor for specific details and application material.
ATHLETIC, MUSIC AND THEATRE AWARDS
Awards are determined by coach or director, and audition or other assessment may be required in order to determine the student’s award. Please visit with the respective coach or director.
Football, Basketball, Baseball, Golf, Cross-Country, Soccer, Track and
Volleyball, Basketball, Softball, Golf, Cross-Country, Soccer, Track and
DWU Music Department
DWU Theatre Department