Highlands Scholar Program

The Davis & Elkins College Highlands Scholar Program is a distinctive offering that provides a significant tuition discount to freshmen students from West Virginia.

Students who qualify for the scholarship will receive $14,000 if choosing to live on campus or $11,000 if choosing to commute. Students in the original Highlands Scholar Program counties, Randolph, Upshur, Barbour, Pocahontas, Tucker, Pendleton and Webster, will receive $20,000 (3.8 GPA or higher) or $19,000 (2.5-3.79 GPA) if choosing to live on campus or $17,000 (3.8 GPA or higher) or $16,000 (2.5-3.79 GPA) if choosing to commute. That's a total scholarship of $56,000-80,000 (on campus) or $44,000-68,000 (commuting) for four years of attendance at D&E!

Who can qualify?

  • High school graduates from anywhere in West Virginia.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least a 2.5 at the time of graduation.
  • Students attending public or private schools, as well as homeschooled students, qualify.

Apply today for this great opportunity by submitting your application along with official high school transcripts and ACT or SAT scores.