Prospective Students

There are several scholarships sponsored by Wake Forest University for prospective students.
Those scholarships should be sought through admissions.

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 Other Scholarships

JKCF College Scholarship
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-performing high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities. Award amounts are up to $40,000 per year, you must have a 3.5 unweighted GPA, and standardized test scores in the top 15%. Deadline: Early November.

Gates Millennium Scholarship Program
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. Awards vary, you must have a 3.3 unweighted GPA, and meet Federal Pell Grant eligibility. Deadline: January 13, 2016.