Preparing Diverse Scholars for Leadership in the Future
Multicultural Scholars Program

The Multicultural Scholars Program and website are currently under reconstruction and not yet accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Please check back soon and email us at kumsp@ku.edu with questions and/or concerns.

About: The Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP) at KU is a unique opportunity for academically well-prepared undergraduate students to be supported during their educational endeavors. As an MSP scholar, students join community whose primary goal is to ensure your academic and career success. Each academic program within KU MSP addresses academic, social, personal, and career aspects of the student university experience and prepares one to receive the maximum benefit of their education during your program of study. Each of the academic programs within MSP have a Program Director(s), who will serve as your primary contact throughout your KU experience. In addition, as an MSP scholar, you would receive renewable scholarships.

Mission: The mission of the Multicultural Scholars Program is to support the retention of student scholars with underrepresented identities.  The program supports academic success by offering faculty/staff mentoring for students, co-curricular opportunities that enhance career readiness and places student among a smal interdiscplinary community of peers.  Multicultural Scholars are encouraged to stay in touch with the program and remain active in a growing network of former MSP students following successful completion of their undergraduate academic programs.  

Vision: Career Readiness, Engagement, and Community


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