President's Scholarship

By invite only

Admitted students will be automatically considered for the President's Scholarship based on their application for admission. President's Scholarships range from $25,000-$27,000 per year and are renewable with a 3.25 GPA. Submission of test scores is required for consideration. President's Scholarship nominees are invited to attend Scholarship Day to interview with a Gustavus faculty member and participate in a fun and engaging day on campus.

Additional donor-funded awards

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, all President's Scholarship nominees who complete the interview process will be considered for the following awards in addition to the President's Scholarship:

Promise Scholarship
Trustee Scholarship
Johnson Summer Research Fellowship
Robert A. Peterson Family Scholarship
Heritage Scholarship

Alternate date options

If you are a nominee and can't make it to Scholarship Day, you are still eligible and should complete the interview process with a phone interview or schedule an alternate date to interview on campus. Please fill out the Alternate Request Form by November 12 (Early Action applicants).