Baylor awards several scholarships to incoming freshmen who demonstrate leadership through service. Recipients are awarded a minimum of $5,000 their freshman year, renewable for three additional years.
For consideration, applicants must:
We are no longer accepting applications for 2016. Please check back later for the 2017 application.
In addition to submitting the scholarship application, you must submit:
The application deadline is January 31. Applications submitted by mail must be postmarked by January 31; applications submitted electronically must be received in our office by midnight on January 31.
Collins Scholars must maintain at least a 3.0 grade point average, make satisfactory academic progress toward a degree, and continue to demonstrate dedication to leadership and service. Recipients must participate in a program of civic or community service approved by Baylor University for one semester during each year they are a designated Collins Scholar. In addition, they must attend special seminars designed for the program and an annual dinner held in their honor. Finally, Collins Scholars must maintain a relationship with Baylor and the Carr P. Collins Scholars Program to mentor future scholarship recipients and illustrate the program’s positive results.