Through the generosity of our alumni and friends, we offer merit scholarships to students whose accomplishments prove they will have an extraordinary impact on our community.

Read about the scholarships listed below, find important forms, learn how to apply, and more.

Nomination Scholarships

Ranging in value from $30,000 to full cost of attendance, these scholarships are our most competitive scholarship awards. Candidates must be nominated for consideration. 

Competition Scholarships

Competition scholarships are some of our most important and generous awards. Candidates are selected from the applicant pool based on a number of factors that Davidson values in its holistic review of students, inclusive of (but not exclusive to) the strength of their application, talents, experiences, leadership, service, etc.

Application Scholarships

Find information about scholarships requiring an application.

The Davidson Trust

Learn how The Davidson Trust can help meet 100 percent of your calculated financial need.