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Scholarship Opportunities

Wesleyan Scholars Honors Program Scholarship

Scholarship Opportunities

Besides the scholarship awards you may already qualify for, the Honors Program Committee at Texas Wesleyan University will award the following scholarships: 

  • $500 to eligible honors students who achieve a cumulative GPA between 3.25 and 3.49 
  • $1000 to eligible honors students who achieve a cumulative GPA between 3.5 and 4.0 
  • "Distinction of Excellence" awards of up to $2000 for eligible honors students who achieve a 4.0 cumulative GPA and are outstanding among their peers as student leaders with a record of service 

Honors student awardees are selected by committee decision. 

Note: These scholarships may be renewable for a second time provided the student maintains fulfillment of criteria and reapplies. 


  • Students enrolled in University Honors who have completed at least one WSP course 
  • Earned at least a "B" in the seminar course 
  • Have a 3.25 or higher cumulative GPA 
  • Have proof of continuation in the program, such as registration for a University Honors course for the next semester
  • Proof of participation in an Honors community service, webinar, training, meetings or other engagement events  


  • Submit a cover letter in an e-mail, explaining what scholarship level you are applying for and how you meet the requirements. Also attach to the e-mail the required documentation by November 30th for Spring scholarship and April 15th for Fall scholarship. Send all documentation to Dr. Ngozi Akinro, Director, Wesleyan Scholars Honors Program, at The title of your e-mail should be “Honors Scholarship Application.” 


For questions, contact Dr. Akinro at