Emerging Leader-Scholar Program
Through a competitive selection process, outstanding high school African-American, Asian-American/Pacific-Islander, American-Indian/Alaskan-Native, and Latina/o-American students are invited to participate in the Emerging Leader-Scholar Program (ELSP) throughout their four years as undergraduate students at the University. Participants in the program demonstrate a commitment to their personal development and growth as a leader by achieving academically, actively participating in ELSP support services and monthly activities, and engaging in campus leadership opportunities.
Harry Hosier & Jose Velazquez Scholarships
The purpose of these scholarships is to provide and maintain an awareness of the value the University places on ethnic diversity and its attention to multicultural concerns on campus.
Two Hosier and two Velazquez scholarships equal to 70% of tuition are awarded to incoming students. The requirements for consideration are U.S. citizenship or US permanent resident and a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Evaluation will also include academic records, test scores, rank in class, extracurricular activities (particularly as they relate to American ethnic minority concerns), leadership ability, letters of recommendation and an essay. This is a competitive scholarship for accepted students who have submitted the application and references by the deadline listed in the “expectations” link below. This award is renewed for up to four years or eight semesters provided the recipient maintains a cumulative GPA of 2.25 at Asbury University and upholds the program's expectations.
Click here for application information.