Application Materials   

Applications for the next cohort #15 2022-2023 are now available.

The following is a checklist of the application materials required for admission consideration. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants are encouraged to read the application instructions thoroughly to make sure all components of the application are submitted and, submitted accurately. The application components are the following:

Application Form (click on the link above to access the Application Form)

  • Unofficial Transcript from Murphy Online
  • Statement of Purpose (the prompt can be found on the application – Part I)
  • Research Proposal/idea (the prompts can be found on the application – Part II)
  • Two letters of recommendation. There is a place on the application form for you to enter the name and contact information of your recommenders.

Once applications have been received, a committee will begin to review completed applications meeting the application requirements. Qualified applicants who have compelling applications will be invited for a professional interview. After interviews have been completed, new scholars will be chosen to represent the new cohort #15. Up to 8 students will be admitted, based on funding. Deadline: Monday, Feburary 14, 2022.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us via email at: excelscholars@stthomas.edu (email preferred) or feel free to contact us via telephone at 651-962-5960.