President's Scholars Program

The President's Scholars Program (PS) offers a four-year opportunity for some of the nation's most gifted students to bring their intellectual vitality, diverse talents, and active involvement to enrich the SMU community.

This program is dedicated to supporting exceptional students who have demonstrated a remarkable level of academic achievement and possess a strong commitment to making a positive impact both on campus and beyond.

Please click below to find out more information about how to apply for the President's Scholar Program.


SMU's highest commitment to attract and serve high-achieving students.

Featured President's Scholar

Joshua Ange is a white man with brown hair. He wears glasses, a black short sleeve dress shirt, and navy blue slacks. He stands in front of a black iron fence with trees in the background.

Joshua Ange

Joshua Ange, a third-year President’s Scholar majoring in Physics and Mathematics with minors in Computer Science and English, has been awarded the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater encourages the country’s most promising undergraduate scientists to pursue careers in natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering research and is considered the preeminent award of its type in these fields.

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