Appalachian Excellence Scholarship

The Appalachian Excellence Scholarships (AES) are awarded to top first-year students with a strong academic record. You are automatically considered for this one-time scholarship if you meet the early-action deadlines.

Additional steps are not required to be considered for the Appalachian Excellence Scholarship.


November 1 - Submit application for admission

January - First-year Appalachian Excellence Scholarship recipients announced.

A scholarship is more than just a way to relieve the burden of financial stress—it's a gateway to opportunity.