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How Do I apply?

Admission to the Kaplan Humanities Scholars Program is based on materials already in your original Northwestern application file. Please note that this program is only available to first-year students entering the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, including Weinberg-Bienen double majors. We are looking for a diverse group of enthusiastic, top-notch students with broad interests, and by submitting the form below, you are applying for admission to this program. Decisions are made by mid-June, and you will be notified either way.

Application Deadline: Sunday, May 16, 2021

Please fill out all of the forms below to submit your application.

First, read the descriptions for the three Kaplan Scholars courses scheduled for Fall 2021, then click the dropdown fields below to rank them based on your preference: 1 = first choice, 2 = second choice, 3 = third choice.

Second, please fill out these fields below and click the "submit information" button to complete your application.

First Name:

Last Name:


Email Address:
(Please use your new Northwestern email address here, not your personal email! Remember to input your full address, e.g.,

By clicking this button, I understand that I am applying to the Kaplan Humanities Scholars Program's first-year track for fall quarter.

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