Application Process

In order to be considered for the Presidential Scholars Program, incoming first-year prospective students must:

  1. Apply to Florida State University by December 1, 2022 and
  2. Complete the supplemental Honors Program application by December 12, 2022.

No other application is required to be considered for the Presidential Scholars Program. Finalists will be selected from the pool of University Honors applicants for in-person interviews. 

Incoming prospective first-year students will be notified of their admission status to FSU and to University Honors on February 15, 2023. If they are a finalist for the Presidential Scholars Program, they will receive notification on February 15, 2022.  

A required on-campus interview for Presidential Scholars finalists will be held March 31-April 1, 2022.

Typically 25-30 new student awards will be given each year.

Questions? Email Jeff Badger, Associate Director of the Honors Program.

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