Medallion Scholarship Competition

Photo of Medallion.The Lee Honors College co-sponsors the Medallion Scholarship Competition, Western Michigan University’s most prestigious merit-based scholarship for undergraduates, with the Office of Admissions. An average of 20 scholarships currently valued at $50,000 ($12,500 per year) are given each spring. Awarded to incoming high school graduates through a competitive process that occurs in January and February, students who are admitted to the University by Dec. 1 and meet the competition criteria are automatically invited to participate. To get a sense of what is expected of Medallion Scholars, please read The Medallion Ethic.