A generous gift from Dorothy and Bill Cohen allows the Honors College to fulfill its mission of joining knowledge and innovation to grow visionaries.
Timeline: Must be admitted to WSU by October 15th and complete all applications by November 1st.
Number of awards per year: up to (10) awarded annually + renewals
Amount: $7,500 (in state)
$ 15,000 (out of state)
- High School seniors meet the requirements for admission to the Honors College;
- 3.7 high school GPA or 27 composite ACT (1220 SAT – Reading and Math)
- Have declared a major in the College of Engineering or Barton School of Business on the WSU Admissions application in an eligible field.
Preferred Majors: Accounting, Economics, Finance, HR, MIS, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering.
Koch Scholars must remain in good standing in the Cohen Honors College and participate in 3-4 Koch Scholars events or workshops organized by Honors each academic year. Koch Scholars are expected to live in the residence halls their freshman year.
Koch Scholars Program Activities
- Scholars’ Fall Picnic – for incoming and current Scholars and Honors faculty
- Scholars and Mentors Brunch – for graduating seniors
- Community Service opportunities organized by students
- Leadership: students may attend leadership workshops on campus and have the option of pursuing the Honors leadership track
- Mentors: students are expected to apply to shadow or intern with representatives from the company
For more information visit http://webs.wichita.edu/?u=honors&p=/scholarships/&_sm_au_=iVVqGSZsVbQNSGFR