Donaghey Scholars Application

Please complete all fields and upload both essays.  Reminder:  Include your name on each essay.  Any questions may be sent to

Application deadline is March 1, 2018 at 11:59 pm CST.

Donaghey Scholars General Application

  • *If you are international and have a FaceTime number, please enter here. You may enter 555-555-5555 if you do not have one.
  • GPA will be confirmed with transcripts. Fall transcripts will be required.
  • ACT or SAT is required for admission to the Donaghey Scholars Program. Scores will be verified.
  • Please list any AP Tests taken and resulting score. Additional rows may be added using the + symbol.
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  • Please upload your essay #1: Write a tweet (140 characters or fewer) that tells us who you are. Now, dissect it (800-1,000 words). Writing a truthful account of oneself for an audience you don’t know is a tall order. Why did you choose those words? Make sure that you clearly include your tweet at the beginning of your essay. Please visit to view suggested formating.
  • Please upload your essay #2: Choose a contentious issue about which you feel passionate and defend your position in 800-1,000 words. Be sure to acknowledge the opposing side and support your argument with citations and a bibliography.