The Nancy Ann and Ray L. Hunt Leadership Scholars Program

For up to 25 entering first-year students who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership in their high schools, as well as academic achievement.


  • Full tuition and fees, less the amount of resident tuition and fees at the leading public university in the student's state of residency; for up to eight semesters or until graduation, whichever comes first as long as the student maintains full-time enrollment status each semester and a 3.000 SMU cumulative GPA
  • Transportation costs also provided to one of SMU's Study Abroad international programs.
  • Opportunities to meet with distinguished leaders in many fields.
  • How do I become a Hunt Scholar? 
  • Hunt Leadership Scholars Program Application