Think Big. Think Bold. Think Baldwin.
Baldwin Honors Scholars are Drew’s highest-achieving students, chosen for their strong academic record and capacity to pursue independent learning and research. Baldwin Scholars learn to innovate and collaborate to move their ideas forward, all within a supportive, inclusive community of scholars.
THE BALDWIN CURRICULUM
Baldwin Honors Scholars tackle an advanced, four-year, 21-credit curriculum, demonstrating to elite grad schools and top employers the capacity for self-directed, inquiry-based work.
- Honors Colloquium: an introduction to academic research and analytical writing in the first year
- Honors Coursework: seminars, one-on-one tutorials, and customized courses in the first through third years
- Junior Community Initiative: a cooperative citizenship or social change project
- Senior Thesis
A COMMUNITY OF SCHOLARS
Baldwin Honors Scholars create community from day one, supporting each other and growing as campus leaders through opportunities beyond the curriculum.
- Advanced Research: Pursue faculty-mentored projects and apply for grants to support your research work and conference travel.
- Leadership Roles: Build the capacity for campus and community change through exclusive opportunities.
- Special Events: Enjoy salons, excursions to New York, Q&A sessions with guest speakers . . . and much more.
- Honors Housing: Opt to live alongside fellow Baldwin Scholars in a traditional residence hall setting.
SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
Generous scholarships support our Baldwin Scholars. An invitation into the Baldwin Honors Program comes with a $3,000 Baldwin Honors Scholarship, renewable annually. Other awards and programs for honors students are available, and Baldwin Scholars typically qualify for a $27,000 Francis Asbury Scholarship. Eligible students may also qualify for need-based assistance.