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Counselors' Corner: Seniors - The Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program Scholarship for the University of Notre Dame
The application deadline for the scholars program is 11:59 p.m. EST on November 15, 2015.

Attention Seniors,

The following communication was submitted to us by the Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program from the University of Notre Dame.

The application deadline for the scholars program is 11:59 p.m. EST on November 15, 2015. 

Thank you,

Mrs. Calhoun and Mrs. Cantu

Application Available for The Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program 

Class of 2020

New website address:

We are pleased to announce that the online application is now available for The Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program, a merit-based scholarship and leadership development program at the University of Notre Dame. 

Benefits of the Program include: 

  • $25,000 per year toward the cost of attendance at Notre Dame for four years

  • Intellectual engagement within a community of scholars participating in regular discussion forums, local initiatives, and social activities

  • Four funded summer enrichment experiences: Wilderness Leadership, Social Justice, Global Inquiry, and Professional Venture 

  • Guidance and support from dedicated Program staff and faculty mentors 

Please visit our new website for complete information about the selection process, including counselor, student, and recommender deadlines

We are looking for current high school seniors who meet our selection criteria and encourage you and your students to read the scholar bios on our website to learn more about the students who have been selected for our Program. 

The student application deadline for our Program is 11:59 p.m. EST on November 15, 2015

We welcome any questions about The Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program and the University of Notre Dame. Feel free to call our office at 574.631.1111 or email We look forward to working with you and your outstanding students.