All students admitted to the Wilkes Honors College are awarded merit-based scholarships upon review of the application materials. A significant number of scholarships are available that offer top students a full ride, covering tuition, room and board up to $15,000 per year. See the table below for detailed scholarship information. Questions concerning these awards may be directed to the Office of Admissions (by going to our contact page or phoning 561-799-8646). You can also visit our Financial Aid/Scholarships page for additional information.
*A Scholars Day application will be mailed to students who have completed their Honors College application by December 15. Select students will be invited to compete for these top scholarships at Scholars Day held in March.
Out-of-State Academic Scholarships
There are a limited number of academic scholarships available to non-Florida residents, which reduce the tuition to near the in-state rate. These scholarships are subject to academic qualifications. Applicants interested in these waivers are strongly encouraged to apply early for admissions; all eligible students are automatically considered.
Need-based Financial Aid
The Wilkes Honors College can assist students in receiving financial aid based on need. For information about all need-based aid, contact Stacey Edens, Financial Aid Coordinator (561.799.8509). In addition to awarding academic scholarships based on merit, the Wilkes Honors College can assist students in receiving additional based on need.