Duke Scholarship; Current A.B. The Robertson Scholars Program, a new and innovative joint merit scholarship program at Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has selected 30 of America's top high school seniors as its first recipients. We will reply promptly. What kind of questions do they ask? My research focuses on the regulation of genetic stability and primarily uses budding yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) as a model genetic system.The two primary research goals in the budding yeast system are (1) defining molecular structures and mechanisms of mitotic recombination intermediates and (2) understanding how and why transcription destabilizes the underlying DNA … Please take a look at our Giving page for more information on giving back to RSLP! High School: African Leadership Academy, Campus: Duke Seems kind of dubious to get this far and get denied, but I have no idea how it works. The Robertson Scholars Program, an innovative joint merit-based scholarship program at Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will soon begin its second year with 32 top high school seniors. Eighteen students are … Duke scholar finalists, wrote in a message that co-organizers are trying to remain as helpful and flexible as possible given the rapidly changing situation. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is a joint merit scholarship and leadership development program at Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I f you are interested in applying for the Morehead-Cain Scholarship Program at UNC-Chapel Hill, the Park Scholars Program at NC State, or the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program at UNC-Chapel Hill/Duke, please continue reading below.. What is the interview like? Merit scholarships, scholarships from outside organizations, veterans benefits, tuition benefit programs, Beats' picks: Can Duke football get back in the win column against Georgia Tech? Duke University is a private research university in Durham, North Carolina. May 7, 2010 University Communications. The Rhodes Scholarship was created in … Duke University is one of the best universities in the world.Very bright and deserving students get to be a part of the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program at Duke University. âWe have decided against adding a class of scholars for the 2024 graduating year. Phone: (919) 660-3070 Fax: (919) 681-7059 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Mailing Address: Campus Box # 90756 Durham, NC 27708 Office Address: Smith Warehouse 114 South Buchanan Blvd., Bay 8N Durham NC 27701 Hometown: Sydney, Australia High School: Newlands College, Campus: UNC Although he could not speculate on the reasoning behind the decision, he noted that it was frustrating to everyone in the program âhow suddenly this decision was made, without consulting the on-campus community.â This is especially pertinent, he emphasized, given the gaps this may leave in that community going forward and the potential ramifications for the campus experience. Finalists will also be provided videos on learning and living at Duke. High School: PA Leadership Charter School, Campus: UNC A community of leaders within Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, striving to make transformational contributions to society. For Dukeâs current merit scholarship finalists and prospective incoming first-years, the COVID-19 pandemic has heavily shaken up some planning and logistics. The Robertson Scholars Program is a joint undergraduate scholarship program between Chapel Hill and Duke University. High School: St. Paul’s School, Campus: UNC I believe semi-finalist notifications are to … With your ongoing financial support and continued input, these experiences will continue to grow and push current and future Scholars to expand their horizons and meet their potential. About half of the Robertson Scholars will matriculate at Duke and about half will enroll at UNC. What is it like? Did anyone else apply? He added that students and staff have worked hard to build community and mentorship within the scholarship program. Senior Ralph Lawton, a Robertson scholar, wrote in a message that the decision was âdisappointing on several fronts.â He wrote that the program has been a life-changing opportunity which gave him close friends and the ability to do more with his Duke experience than he could have ever imagined coming in. This scholarship is open to high school seniors and community college transfer students who reside in qualifying North Carolina counties and plan to attend a participating four-year North Carolina institution. Hometown: Lutherville-Timonium, MD B.N. He emphasized that while Robertsonâs email discussed the cancellation of this yearâs selection process, it âdid not express a desire to cancel the program altogether.â. âUnfortunately, however, fate has intervened to cancel our program for this year,â Robertson wrote. He has made good use of study abroad (paid for by the Scholarship). One time donations or monthly recurring gifts are possible through our online giving portal. Approximately 36 students are selected from among the more than 60,000 applications to the two schools each year. Replies to: Robertson Scholars '19 Discussion #41. smokedsalmon101 15 replies 0 threads New Member. Campus: Duke Duke Scholars Class of 2022; A.B. Robertson Scholars at Duke University, even when enrolled in courses at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, are subject to the academic policies, requirements, and deadlines of all other Duke undergraduates. Hometown: London, England B.N. Contact Information. It is a full-ride program for both institutions: tuition, room and board, and required fees, plus help for summer programs. I think everyone is supposed to get one. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is a merit-based scholarship at Duke University and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in the United States that invests in young leaders who strive to make transformational contributions to society. I have read and understood the regulations for The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program and agree to abide by them. High School: African Leadership Academy, Campus: UNC Fortunately, a number of resources help students finance training costs at Duke. Hometown: Wellington, New Zealand Robertson Scholarship. Hometown: Ewing, NJ Hometown: Dakar, Senegal Current Merit Scholars at UNC and Duke are not eligible; Students with outside scholarships may apply; Students may apply regardless of whether they applied as High School students; As long as you apply for first-year undergraduate admission to one or both of these universities (Duke and UNC), you are eligible to apply for the Robertson. Duke Scholars Program. Hometown: Charlotte, NC Each Scholar on the two campuses is required to spend one year on the other campus. Also why is this nsfw lol I think everyone is supposed to get one. He wrote that the programâs first priority in communications was to notify the candidates as they deserved to hear about the news from the program first.