Scholar of the College

Scholar of the College

Scholar of the College


The Scholar of the College award is a designation awarded at Commencement to exceptional students who have excelled academically in their undergraduate studies and who have done substantial independent work of the highest quality for a significant part of their senior year, under the supervision of faculty scholars.

Program Description and Guidelines for AY 2018-2019

Final deadline for submission for McCarthy consideration is April 17, 2018. Projects submitted after April 18 will not be considered for the McCarthy Prize, but may still be submitted for consideration in Scholar of the College recognition until the last day of classes of the relevant semester, May 7, 2018.