Founders Scholarship Program Application


Founders Scholarship Application

Founders Scholarship Application

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Contact Information

Thank you for your interest in the Founders scholarship! Please fill out this application in its entirety to be considered for Evangel University's Founders scholarship. To be eligible for consideration for the Founders Scholarship you will need to meet the following requirements:

January deadline: December 16, 2016
  • First-time freshman in Fall 2017
  • Cumulative High School GPA must be 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Score 25 composite on the ACT, 1130 (combined score of Math and Critical Reading) on the SAT, or 1200 Total Score on the Redesigned SAT.
  • Admitted to Evangel University for the Fall 2017 term by December 16 for the January interviews.
  • Founders students will be required to live on campus.

Contact Information



Please use MM/DD/YY for the format. Example: 12/25/10




General Information

Please fill out this form in its entirety to ensure we have the most up-to-date information.

Please upload a photo with this application. Your photo is helpful during the interview process for the Founders Scholarship Committee. This is an important tool for the committee members to remember you during the various interviews. The photo you upload may also be used for a press release to your hometown newspaper, as requested below, if you are awarded a scholarship. The photo should be at least 200 dpi and a file size of at least 1 MB. Please send the picture as an attached jpeg file.
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Essay Section

Personal Essay #1
Please respond to the following prompt for the first personal essay. The first essay should be 1-3 pages in length.

Please describe yourself and your long-term goals. The essay should link the goals to the expectations that you have of an Evangel University education.

Your essay should be created as a word processing document and uploaded to this online application.
  • Preferred font size is 10 or 12 point.
  • Double-spaced
  • 1 inch margins at the top, bottom, left, and right.
On each essay, identify yourself and which essay you are writing in a left-justified heading at the top of the page.
To upload your file, it must use one of the following extensions: doc, docx, pdf, txt, rtf, put, wpd.
Maximum file size is 200 KB.


Personal Essay #2
Please answer the following prompt for the second personal essay. The second essay should be one page in length.

During your time at Evangel, how do you envision your engagement with a current local, national, or global issue that is important to you?

Your essay should be created as a word processing document and uploaded to this online application.
  • Preferred font size is 10 or 12 point.
  • Double-spaced
  • 1 inch margins at the top, bottom, left, and right.
On each essay, identify yourself and which essay you are writing in a left-justified heading at the top of the page.
To upload your file, it must use one of the following extensions: doc, docx, pdf, txt, rtf, put, wpd.
Maximum file size is 200 KB.

Reference Forms

Please submit two academic references from high school teachers of two different subjects of either Math, English, Social Studies, or Science.

If you are a home school student and are involved in sports, music, or other organized groups, your instructor may complete the reference form. References from family members will not be accepted. Please do not send more than two academic references, only two will be accepted.
Reference #1



Reference #2



Academic or School Activities

Please list academic and/or school activities in which you have participated. Give a brief description of the requirements involved for each academic or school activity listed. (Please limit to honors and achievements earned during grades 10-12 only.) Select 5 or fewer activities most significant to you.
First Activity






Second Activity






Third Activity






Fourth Activity






Fifth Activity





Church or Community Activities

Please list church and/or community activities in which you have participated, and give a brief description of the requirements involved for each. (Please limit to activities during grades 10-12 only.) Select 5 or fewer activities that have been most significant to you.
First Church/Community Activity






Second Church/Community Activity






Third Church/Community Activity






Fourth Church/Community Activity






Fifth Church/Community Activity





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