Horton Global Scholars Program

20 April 2017

Dear Students,

Please considering applying to the Horton Global Scholars ProgramEconomics and STEM students can apply for a $3000 scholarship for their off-campus studies program. Applications for 2017-18 programs are due at 11:59pm on May 15.

In November 2015, Horton, Inc. donated money to the Minnesota Private College Fund for a scholarship supporting students studying business or in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Each MPCC school, including Carleton, will award one $3000 scholarship annually for three years (2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19).


  • Students must major or intend to major in economics, computer science, physics, chemistry, biology, geology, math or math/statistics.
  • Students may attend a semester, term, or academic-year program.
  • First-years, sophomores, and juniors can apply.
  • Students must have demonstrated, unmet financial need, and have already accepted all of their need-based aid from Carleton.
  • All applicants must be in good academic standing.
  • Students must agree to write an exit essay about their experience and a thank-you to Horton, Inc.

Applications can be found on the Off-Campus Studies Website at: https://apps.carleton.edu/curricular/ocs/money_matters/carletonscholarships/horton. Contact lkarels or nziegler with any questions.

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