This event is by invitation only.
8:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Through the Geneva College Honors Program & Scholarship Competition, students who performed at superior academic levels in high school will compete for membership in Geneva’s First-Year Honors Program and Honors Scholarships. Students who uphold the highest standards of education are selected for membership in the First Year Honors Program and five students will receive the Honors Scholarships. Parents are also encouraged to attend and will be learning about various aspects of Geneva College while their student is competing.
Up to 5 Honors Scholarships
*Recipients will receive a $5,000 Honors Scholarship, admissions to the Honors Program and a $2,000 Travel & Research Honorarium.
Up to 40 Travel & Research Honorariums
* A $2,000 Travel & Research Honorarium that may be used for off-campus study, academic research or conference attendance, after the first year
is completed with a minimum GPA of 3.4
8:00 a.m. Check-In
8:30 a.m. Welcome & Announcements
9:00 a.m. Essay Writing 9:15 a.m. Parent Sessions Begin
10:00 a.m. Interviews Academic Overview
Integrating Faith & Learning
First Years Honors Program Overview
1:00 p.m. Scholars Luncheon
2:30 p.m. Geneva at a Glance
Qualifications for Invitation
Please not our Participation Policy that is in place for all students who choose to participate in the Geneva College Honors Program and Scholarship Compeition: All students who are eligible and wish to be considered for the Honors Program and scholarship associated with the competition are required to attend this event in person and participate in all scheduled activities. Student will be escorted to the compeition location and the writing process will begin promptily at 9 a.m. Under no circumstances will there be late admittance. Any student who is late for the compeition or does not participate in all scheduled activities will not be considered for the Honors Program or scholarships associated with the competition. This event will not be rescheduled due to weather conditions. Please plan your travel accordingly.
For more details about the First-Year Honors Program, click here.
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