TWU - LIT Program (Leaders Impacting Tomorrow)

The Leaders Impacting Tomorrow (LIT) Program provides high achieving high school graduates from the Young Women’s Preparatory Network (YWPN) with an array of enrichment opportunities and financial support, including:

  • Admission to the Honors Scholar Program
  • Priority consideration for admission to the Center for Student Leadership
  • Eligible to attend a 5-day residence Leader Shape program in either Illinois or Boston
  • Special academic advising and mentoring assistance
  • Membership in TWU’s YWPN Alumnae Organization
  • Priority placement in honors housing
  • Opportunity to work as a paid research assistant
  • Individualized assistance with financial aid
  • First-Year housing leadership opportunities

Only students who have graduated from a YWPN high school may apply. A total of six students will be accepted, and applicants should have all material submitted no later than December 31, 2019. To apply, students may submit material through the TWU Scholarships portal or contact the Office of Honors Programs.

Supplemental Questions
  1. In order to be considered for this program, you must complete the Honors Scholar Application. Please click the link attached to open the TWU Honors Scholar Program Application. Click here. Once you have completed the application, you must upload back into the scholarship system. Incomplete applications will not be considered.