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Criteria for Selection

  • Applicants must be nominated as a Wofford Scholar by their high school guidance counselors
  • Moral force of character
  • Strong family commitment
  • Instincts to lead
  • Energy and inclination to use one's talents, as evidenced by participation in sports and/or other active hobbies
  • Scholarly accomplishments
  • Evidence of courage, sense of duty, unselfishness and concern for others