Presidential Honors Scholars must maintain at least a 3.4 GPA. Presidential Honors Scholars must maintain at least a 3.4 cumulative Tarleton GPA. They must complete a minimum of 15 hours of solid academic courses every semester. Presidential honors scholars enroll in honors sections of core courses, a one-hour freshman honors seminar, two special three-hour honors seminars in the spring semester of the sophomore and junior years, and an independent research project during their senior year. Presidential Honors Scholars are also expected to provide leadership and service to the University and the community.

Scholarship Sponsor

Tarleton State University

Award Type

$28,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility


Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: USA
Criteria / Requirements:Class rank (generally top 10 percent)
ACT/SAT (generally a minimum ACT of 27 and new SAT of 1260)
participation in high school Honors, AP, or Gifted Talented classes
quality of essays
extracurricular activities
service to school and community
letters of recommendation

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #:

Contact Info – URL: https://www.tarleton.edu/honors/Presidential-Honors-Program.html

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]


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