A generous gift from Dorothy and Bill Cohen allows the Honors College to fulfill its mission of joining knowledge and innovation to grow visionaries. Cohen Enhancements Scholarships of up to $4000 will be available starting Fall 2016 to support current Honors students in good standing Honors students to study abroad, take nonprofit internships, attend national conferences, or engage in undergraduate research. Applications information will be available in Spring 2016.
The Cohen Honors College advises students applying for competitive National Scholarships such as the Rhodes, Truman and Fulbright. Read through the general information sheet [PDF] and make an appointment with the Cohen Honors College to talk about your application.
To apply for the Koch Scholars Program or McGregor Scholarships, students must be admitted to WSU by October 15th and submit the Universal Scholarship Application and Cohen Honors College online application by November 1st.
To apply for the Cohen Honors College Scholarship, students must apply to WSU Admissions online application and complete the additional Cohen Honors College online application (select fall) by March 1st.
The Honors College Scholarship awards $500 a year for up to four years to incoming freshmen who are admitted to Wichita State University and are accepted to the Cohen Honors College by March 1st. Additional aid is disbursed based upon available funding after March 1st.
The Honors College Scholarship student is a member of the Cohen Honors College and must:
The Lenora McGregor Endowed Scholarship awards up to $26,000 for up to four years of study to an incoming freshman student who has demonstrated academic excellence in the past, has an academic vision for the future, and who expresses an interest in advancing knowledge through individual learning.
The McGregor Scholarship student is a member of the Cohen Honors College and must:
To apply for the McGregor Scholarship, students must additionally complete the Universal Scholarship application by November 1st. Students are not required to compete in WSU’s Distinguished Scholarship Invitational to be eligible to apply for the McGregor Scholarship.
The Koch Scholars scholarships award up to $30,000 (in-state) or $60,000 (out-of-state) for up to four years of study to incoming freshmen students pursuing degrees in Engineering or Business, with preference given to those students declaring a major in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, or Management Information Systems.
Koch Scholars are members of the Cohen Honors College and must:
To apply for the Koch Scholarship, students must additionally complete the Universal Scholarship application. Students are not required to compete in WSU’s Distinguished Scholarship Invitational to be eligible to apply for the Koch Scholarship.
Koch Scholars Program Activities
What are the renewal requirements for the Cohen Honors College Scholarship, Koch Scholars and McGregor?
Remain in good standing in the Honors College by:
NOTE: If students have fewer than 24 hours remaining in their degree program, enrollment exceptions may be granted on an individual review based on a written request.
For more information, contact:
Dorothy and Bill Cohen Honors College
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Phone: 316-978-3375