Those who start strongest lead.
The KU Adidas Leadership Scholars program is built around seven critical components that are designed to help you get a jump-start on your academic career and help guide you towards the ultimate goal: graduation. The program is open to incoming freshmen who are Pell-grant eligible or identify as the first generation in their family to attend or graduate from college.
Seven critical components:
- On-campus summer coursework (Summer Success Academy)
- Community of scholars
- One-on-one academic advising and success coaching
- Peer mentoring
- Career coaching
- Summer opportunities with possible funding (experiential learning)
- Local and global professional mentors
*You will need to know your KU Online ID and password in order to access the program application.