Scholarships

WULI Student being an Ichabod

Students at Scholarship Interview Day

Students Speaking at a Leadership Institute event

Scholarships for Incoming Students

Eligibility

Each year the Leadership Institute awards Leadership Scholarships to students based on:

  • A record of academic achievement
  • Evidence of leadership initiative at school and in the community
  • Demonstrated social and communication skills

Total scholarship value ranges in amounts from $2,000 to $8,000.

Application Process

1.  Submit the following documents with a postmark on or before January 9, 2015 to:

Washburn University
Office of Admissions
Morgan 1141700 SW College Ave.
Topeka, KS 66621

2.  Submit the following documents with a postmark on or before January 9, 2015 to:

Washburn University
Leadership Institute
Benton 408
1700 SW College Ave.
Topeka, KS 66621

  • Leadership Scholarship Application
  • Typed leadership essay
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least one letter must be from someone who has directly observed your leadership abilities and skills)

3.  Finalists will be notified no later than January 30, 2015.

4.  Participation in Interview Day on February 13, 2015 is required for all selected finalists.

5.  Scholarship recipients will be announced no later than March 6, 2015.  Scholarship recipients accepting the Leadership Scholarship will then agree to the scholarship requirements and responsibilities.