New Wendt Character Scholars Application

Current and Prospective Student Application

Applications open on December 1 and close on January 31.

To apply to become a Wendt Character Scholar, complete this application (including essay question responses) as fully and accurately as possible and click the "Submit" button at the bottom. (We recommend you first write your essay question responses in a separate Microsoft Word document and save, then paste the text into the space provided at the end of the this application. NOTE: Essay questions responses should total 2-3 pages in length, altogether.)

Application materials must be submitted and received by the Wendt Center for Character Education by the January 31 deadline, along with two recommendations. Recommendation Forms must be filled out via the online form by two non-family members, including at least one teacher. Current UD student applicants must have at least one recommender who is a UD faculty member. Only complete applications will be reviewed by the Selection Committee.

Please note: To be considered for the Wendt Character Scholars program, you must be enrolled as an undergraduate or seminary full-time student at the University of Dubuque and commit to participate for the entire year in which you are applying for admittance into the program.

If you have any questions, please contact the Wendt Center for Character Education at 563.589.3440.



The Wendt Scholar application deadline has passed.

Applications for 2019-20 will re-open on December 1, 2018.