Kinds of Honors Scholars
The Honors Program at EMCC offers three ways for students to become Honors scholars: the Presidents' Honors Scholarship, the Honors Achievement Award, and the Clarion Award.
Presidents' Honors Scholarship -- Awarded to incoming first-year college students who meet the criteria; this scholarship covers 4 semesters up to 15 credits each semester.
Honors Achievement Award -- Awarded to current college students who have already completed at least twelve (12) college credits (100 level or higher, letter grade) and are maintaining a accumulative GPA of 3.25; this scholarship provides a maximum of $500 per semester (based on 12 credits) for a total of $2000.00 for two years.
Clarion Award -- Awarded to current college students who have earned a 6, 7, or 8 English placement score and/or DACA students. See the Clarion Award page for more information.