About the Robertson Scholars Program

Robertson Scholars are a community of leaders within Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, striving to make transformational contributions to society. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program provides eight semesters of full tuition, room and board, and most mandatory fees for Scholars at Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill. Scholars also have access to generous funding for up to three summer experiences, funding for conferences throughout the academic year, and for two semesters of study abroad.

About the Robertson Program

Interested in becoming a Robertson Scholar?

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is the only four year merit scholarship at Duke that has a separate application process.  To learn how to apply either as an entering first year student, or as a rising sophomore, please see the Robertson website.

Applying to the Robertson Program

Current Robertson Scholars

Come meet the current Robertson Scholars!  Scholars from both Duke and UNC are listed on this site, as Robertson Scholars regularly travel between campuses.  During their sophomore year, they live on the opposite campus from their base school.

Meet the Scholars here