Founders Leadership Scholars

Up to full tuition per undergraduate year (maximum of four years)

Program Overview

The Founders Leadership Scholars Program recognizes a select group of students who most resemble the College’s commitment to global leadership in health care education. Founders Leadership Scholars are the personification of the College’s values of diversity, growth, inclusion, integrity, positivity, professionalism and respect.

How to Apply

To apply for the program, submit:

  1. A completed Application for Admission
  2. A completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  3. Application essay (maximum of 750 words)
    Please describe a recent leadership experience. What did you learn? What are the rewards and challenges of being a leader within a group of your peers? 2. In your opinion, what are the qualities of an effective leader? Which qualities do you embody and which do you hope to develop?
  4. Letter of recommendation written by someone outside of your family
  5. A resume of academic, personal, and professional achievements and experiences

Please submit your essay by email to The message’s subject line should read Founders Leadership Scholars Essay.


  • February 4: Deadline for all application materials
  • February 18: Finalist notifications
  • March 1: Interview Dates