Global Scholars Program

Are you an excellent student ready to take advantage of everything that a liberal arts education offers? Then you are a great candidate for the Global Scholars Program.

Global Scholars are Albion College students living overseas who know that a liberal arts education is the best path to their goals. They are driven achievers who are ready to explore opportunities inside and outside of the classroom, and begin a life of learning and inspiration.

Global Scholars are awarded scholarships ranging from $40,000 to the full cost of tuition each year, renewable for four years. If they are awarded the Global Scholars award they are not eligible for other merit scholarships from Albion College.

To qualify:

  • Be admitted by February 15 – applications should be submitted in early January
  • Be an excellent student and dedicated to a liberal arts education

The middle 50% of 2017-18 Global Scholars qualifiers earned the results below; 25% earned above and 25% earned below these ranges:

  • GPA 3.77 – 3.99
  • SAT* 1230 – 1370
  • ACT* 26 – 30
  • TOEFL* 98 – 105
  • IELTS* 7 – 7.5

*Only one test score is required for admission and to qualify for the Global Scholars Program.

To apply:

  • Upon invitation, complete a short application with two essays about yourself and your plans by the deadline
  • Selected finalists will be invited to interview with a panel of faculty
  • New Global Scholars will be notified in early April

Meet our Inaugural Albion Global Scholars!