In addition to the 1G Program and E-Newsletter resources, the 1G Scholars Program provides support for First Generation students through peer mentors and professional advisors, all of whom were First Generation students themselves! 1G Scholars also have access to exclusive events and services through the program.
A select number of students who apply for this competitive program will be chosen to receive guidance from these esteemed upperclassmen, faculty, and staff, and based on student participation and engagement in the Program, will be eligible to earn a scholarship awarded for the following year.
1G Scholars Program Application will be open April 25th through August 1st.
The application should be completed by the student, including three short essay questions.
For questions regarding the 1G Scholars Program, please call our office at 865-471-3589.