Cornell students sitting on the Hilltop's hammock on campus.

If you are a first-year or transfer student, you may be eligible for our merit-based $19,000-$29,000 Presidential Scholarship.

Presidential Scholarship eligibility requirements

Complete your admissions application and be admitted to Cornell College.

Presidential Scholarship renewal

As long as you maintain satisfactory academic progress your scholarship is renewable for up to four years.

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What do you do next? If you haven't completed your Cornell application, yet, start that as soon as possible. If you have completed your application, great! Good luck!

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