About the Competition The Presidential Scholars Competition is designed for high school seniors to compete for 15 "full-ride" and approximately 200 additional scholarships. Our Fall 2021 competition will have two in-person competitions and a virtual competition option. (Students chose one to attend)
Commencement is the ceremony that celebrates the completion of a degree. There are two commencement ceremonies, one after each of the fall and spring semester. August graduates can participate in the May commencement if completing requirements during the summer or after graduating in the December commencement.