Who Is Eligible?
The MLK Scholar Program is open to academically first-year applicants from ethnic and racial backgrounds that have been historically underrepresented in U.S. higher education. You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident to qualify for the program.
Follow these steps to apply to the MLK Scholar Program:
2. Complete the MLK Scholar Program application in myIthaca. Click on the Scholarships tab to get started. The MLK Scholar Program application must be completed by January 15.
3. Watch your email. If you are selected as a finalist, you will be invited to an interview with us and participate in related programming on campus in late March.
For more information, contact:
Office of Admission
953 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY 14850-7000
(607) 274-3124 or (800) 429-4274