The President's Award For Outstanding Academic Achievement And Promise For Postgraduate Study By A Sophomore or Junior

This award is given to up to three sophomores or juniors who present outstanding personal essays and project statements, drafted in consultation with a prestigious awards advisor designated by the College, and who then successfully complete an interview. The awards are intended to provide excellent students with an opportunity to prepare for competition for national and international awards including the Marshall, Fulbright, and National Science Foundation.

Students may be from any major and must have a minimum 3.4 grade point average overall and in their major unless extraordinary circumstances are convincingly argued to the contrary. Students must work closely with the prestigious awards advisor designated by the College.


Timetable 2021-2022

Prior to Sunday, December 5

Review list of scholarship applications eligible for this competition and contact campus advisor for your chosen scholarship

Monday, January 24

Review of drafts of Personal Statement with Prestigious Awards Advisor should be completed

Monday, February 7

One copy of application materials due, via email, no later than 4:00 p.m. to Lori Flatto, administrative assistant to the Dean of Academic Life. You will need to sign up for an interview slot when you submit your application. Ms. Flatto will contact you via email.

Wednesday, February 9
     4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Virtual Interactive Interview Preparation with Michele Moser Deegan, Dean of Academic Life

Weeks of February
14-18 and 21-25

Interviews by panel of Awards Advisors

For further information, please contact:
Dean of Academic Life Office at 484-664-3130

We wish you the very best of luck in this exciting endeavor!

Contact the Dean

Dean of Academic Life

Michele Deegan
Address Muhlenberg College Dean of Academic Life 2400 Chew Street Allentown, PA 18104