Kentucky Wesleyan Scholars’ Academy

June 24 – June 30, 2018


The Kentucky Wesleyan Scholars’ Academy is an exciting and challenging week-long immersion experience for high school students (rising senior status) who have completed their junior year in high school!

  • Learn with students from the region, led by Kentucky Wesleyan faculty and staff in a high-quality academic and social enrichment venue.
  • Grow in a community setting through shared residential life and academic experiences.
  • Learn from the vibrant city of Owensboro and Kentucky Wesleyan alumni.

Students will be selected through a competitive application process.

The application deadline is May 25, 2018 and decisions for acceptance will be made by June 1, 2018.   You must have completed your junior year of high school, and not yet begun your senior year.  Please complete the online application or request a paper application from [email protected] to be delivered to the Kentucky Wesleyan College Office of Admissions, 3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY  42301.

Leadership

  • Identify leadership styles and obstacles.
  • Discuss and interpret interpersonal communication skills.
  • Meet and learn with leaders from Owensboro and beyond.

Social Enrichment Activities

  • Exclusive academy dance and bonfire
  • Faculty/staff/scholar softball game
  • Explore the Owensboro Riverfront
  • Scavenger hunt
  • And more…

The program provides:

  • Students selected will receive a $1,000 scholarship to attend to Kentucky Wesleyan College.
  • Residential housing
  • All meals and materials
  • Scholars Academy swag

Eligibility requirements:

  • Completed junior year (Rising Senior status)
  • ACT of 23 or higher
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher

Application Deadline: May 25, 2018

Decisions by June 1, 2018

Please complete the online applciation or request a paper application from [email protected] to be delivered to the Kentucky Wesleyan College Office of Admissions, 3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY  42301