Incoming Students

DGS Honors Award

Am I Eligible?

As an incoming freshman to DGS, you will be evaluated based on your academic achievement, community involvement, and leadership, and the quality of your submitted essays.

How to Apply

Decisions will be made based on information included in the admissions application. All students who apply to DGS are considered for this award.

Amount and Notification

The DGS Honors Award totals $1,000 upon admission. Those receiving the award will be notified by mail.

Phi Eta Sigma Scholarship

Am I Eligible?

You must be in the top 10% of your class and have demonstrated leadership, involvement, and service.

How to Apply

All students who apply to DGS are considered for this scholarship. Decisions will be made based on information included in the admissions application.

Amount and Notification

The Phi Eta Scholarship amount will vary by year, with an expected total of up to $1,000 upon admission. Those receiving the award will be notified by mail.

University Admissions-Based Scholarships

All admitted DGS students are automatically considered for Illinois' admissions-based scholarships for all academic disciplines.