Distinguished Freshman Award
This award is for a College-Sponsored National Merit Finalists who indicate LSU as their first choice institution.
Recipients will receive the following:
- $2,000 per year for eight semesters
- the opportunity to earn up to $1,550 per year by participating in the President’s Future Leaders in Research Program
This award can be combined with most other LSU scholarships.
The criteria above is a guidepost and is subject to change each year.