TWU Honors Scholarship

The program seeks motivated and talented students from a variety of backgrounds and majors. Admission is based on a broad range of criteria including academics, leadership, service, and life experiences. Generally, candidates should be able to demonstrate academic promise through ONE of the following:

• a composite score of 28 or higher on the ACT or the equivalent on the SAT (M+V)
• graduation in the top 5% of high school class,
• a minimum g.p.a. of 3.5 after 15 hours of college credit at TWU, or
• completion of an honors program at a two-year college.

Supplemental Questions
  1. 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.
  2. Upload your Honors Scholarship Essay using one of the two topics in approximately 300 - 500 words: 1). We often use metaphors to help us understand our world and persuade others. Write about a metaphor that you think aptly captures your approach to learning and how does this metaphor demonstrate what you value in education. 2) Albert Einstein said, "Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value." How will you use your education to develop into a person "of value?"