Scholarship Application

The application cycle for Yeager Scholarship is now closed. All applicants will be notified of their status in January 2019.


The online application is set up to allow you to create a personal account so that you can log in and update. Three letters of reference are required. Please contact your referees prior to filling out the References section since they will be sent an automated email with submission directions for their letter.

Successful applicants cannot have matriculated at any prior institution of higher learning. Taking college level courses prior to high school or equivalent graduation is permissible.

All applicants must complete a separate application for admission to Marshall University prior to submitting the Yeager application. See Marshall admissions “Apply Now” at We will use MU Admissions to verify your standardized test scores.

We will accept qualifying ACT scores from the December 8, 2018 test date and qualifying SAT scores from the December 1, 2018 test date, but you must send a screen shot to confirm your reported scores as soon as possible to

Please email any concerns or questions to  You may also view the informational video below. In the video, Yeager Scholar freshmen Alex and Le Trae (Class of 2022) offer a few tips to applicants on ways to improve their application for this full-ride scholarship program.