Summit Scholars Program

Summit Scholars Competition - Selection

The deadline for the 2016 Summit Scholars Competition has passed.

2017 Summit Scholars Competition information:

Students who meet the eligibility requirements will be invited to participate in the Summit Scholars Competition on campus on February 18, 2017. Students will be asked to submit a registration form and application. Both the registration form and application form must be submitted by January 25, 2017. The forms will be sent via email and direct mail in December 2016 and January 2017.

The Summit Scholars Competition includes an interview and a group problem solving activity, as well as opportunities to talk with IPFW leadership, faculty, students, and the current four classes of Chapman Scholars. The Summit Scholars Competition also offers you and your parents the opportunity to learn about IPFW campus life. 

The tentative agenda for the February 18, 2017 Summit Scholars Competition:

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast at the Rhinehart Center
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM Welcome/Overview
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Student Program—group activity and interviews
  Parent Program—IPFW educational opportunities
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Lunch/Program
1:30 PM Campus Tours (optional)

If you have questions about the Chapman Scholars Program,
please contact Kelsey McQuillin at
or 260-481-0535.

Panel 2013

Chapman Scholars (from left to right) Lauren Fulk, Jeff Valliere, Sri Dasari, Amy Schwarz, and Kassie Yenser speaking on the Chapman Scholar Panel at the 2013 Summit Scholars Competition.

More information regarding the 2017 Summit Scholars Competition will be available soon.

Scholar Recipients by Year