Presidential Scholarship


The Presidential Scholarship awards full tuition, renewable for all four years at Emmaus, to outstanding incoming student scholars who demonstrate a passion for the things of the Lord and a strong desire for college-level study of the Bible as a foundation to impact the world for Christ in their future ministry or profession.

Amount: Full Emmaus tuition ($20,000 for the 2023-2024 academic year). Renewable for up to three years.

Application Deadlines: February 13, 2023

Eligibility: Applicants must have a 3.25 or higher high school GPA or 3.25 GPA for college transfer credits (minimum of 24). Eligible applicants must also be pursuing a Bachelor of Science (BS) Degree and be a new, full-time student in the Fall of 2023.

Application Requirements: Apply and be admitted to Emmaus Bible College, and complete the scholarship application below by the application deadline.


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Number of Scholarships
Two Presidential Scholarships will be awarded for students beginning full-time studies in the Fall 2023 semester: At least one will be provided to a student who declares the intent to major in Biblical Studies, Intercultural Studies, or Educational Ministries.

The Presidential Scholarship does not cover tuition/fees for concurrent enrollment courses at Northeast Iowa Community College or the University of Dubuque.

Award Process
The Presidential Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis. Top applicants will be notified by February 24, 2023 and invited to Emmaus to interview with the President, a select panel of faculty & staff, and a past Presidential Scholarship winner during Discover Emmaus Weekend on March 16-17, 2023. Presidential Scholarship recipients will be announced by Friday, March 31.

Educating and equipping learners to impact the world for Christ.

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   Dubuque, IA 52001

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