Honors & Scholars Programs

University Honors Program

Each fall, the Honors Program at Northeastern University invites a select group of applicants to join. Those invited into the Honors Program are among our most highly accomplished and motivated applicants.

There is no separate application process for this program, decisions are rendered based on the undergraduate admissions application submitted to the university.

The program includes:

  • Demanding and challenging academic opportunities
  • Connecting to an active community of thinkers committed to making a difference
  • Living and learning in the Honors Program thematic communities

There is no separate application process for the Honors Program. Decisions are rendered based on the undergraduate admissions application submitted to the university.

UNIVERSITY HONORS PROGRAM

 


Ujima Global Leaders Program

January 27, 2014 - Students study on the lower level of the Curry Student Center food court.

The Ujima Global Leaders Program is a program focused on developing leaders for an increasingly diverse and complex world.

Ujima Global Leaders are supported by a scholarship in recognition of their accomplishments and their potential to become agents for positive change in both our local and global communities. There is no separate application process for this program, decisions are rendered based on the undergraduate admissions application submitted to the university.

The program is designed so participants may lead a purposeful life of global citizenship, excellence, service, and personal and professional success. The program’s objectives include:

  • Developing leadership capabilities
  • Demonstrating the importance of global citizenship
  • Expanding your knowledge of issues regarding diversity and inclusion
  • Engaging in meaningful community service experiences
  • Exposing you to personal, professional, and career development opportunities

Ujima Global Leaders Program

 


Torch Scholars Program

This program is unparalleled in its support for first-generation, low-income students from diverse backgrounds. Much more than a scholarship, Torch is a comprehensive model for access, retention, and achievement. There is no separate application process, students must be nominated for the program.

Torch Scholars have the power to change the world.

The extensive full-scholarship program includes:

  • A comprehensive summer immersion program
  • Intensive academic planning and assessments
  • In-depth peer and professional mentoring
  • A wide array of social events that foster group identity and camaraderie

Torch Scholars Program