Undergraduate Admissions

Academic Fellowship Programs, Honors Scholars, & Grants

Are you ready for a more challenging and in-depth academic experience? High Point University offers the following innovative programs and fellowships to help you achieve those goals. Honors Scholars and Academic Fellows are able to collaborate with fellow students and faculty to deepen their connection to their education and engage in undergraduate research opportunities.

Honors Scholar Program (100)

A highly-selective program for students in any major interested in a qualitatively different college experience. A focus on problem-based learning, a living learning community and interdisciplinary study are hallmarks of the program.

Mark and Jerri Webb Business Fellows (50)

For students majoring in Accounting, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance, International Business, Marketing and Sales who are interested in a deeper level of instruction in and experience of today’s ever-changing marketplace.

Media Fellows (40)

For students majoring in Electronic Media Production, Game and Interactive Media Design, Journalism, Media and Popular Culture, Sport Communication and Strategic Communication who desire the opportunity to learn the art of communication in community with other scholars.

Natural Sciences Fellows (40)

For students majoring in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry and Physics interested in immediate research opportunities, faculty mentorship and professional development for the natural sciences.

Education Fellows (25)

For students majoring in Elementary, Middle Grades or Special Education who desire unique faculty access, project-based learning and the opportunity for a cohort-based approach to generating innovative solutions to educational challenges.

Leadership Fellows (50)

For students in any major who desire to grow as a leader regardless of their area of academic study. High Point University’s Leadership Fellows Program will challenge you to make a lasting contribution to our global community by equipping you with the tools and intellectual know-how to be a leader in not only today’s, but also tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.


Application Information

Applications for all programs can be found through the portfolio link on the High Point page within the Common Application. By answering “Yes” to the question concerning your interest in applying to our Honors Scholars program or any of our fellowship programs, a portfolio link will appear in the left column of your HPU application. Clicking this link will give you access to the applications for all programs. You may apply to as many as you feel are a good fit for you. Students are only offered admission into one program.

Priority Deadline: February 1

Final Deadline: March 1




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High Point, NC 27268

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