Become a A. James Clark Scholar

Become an A. James Clark Scholar

Applications for Duke Engineering's first cohort of A. James Clark Scholars are being accepted now!

Learn Business & Entrepreneurship

Ten first-year students are selected each spring for a four-year program that builds upon Duke’s outstanding engineering curriculum by adding unique training and experiences in leadership, service, and business and entrepreneurship

Maximize Your Duke Experience

As a Clark Scholar, you will receive up to $10,000 per year to offset the loan, work-study, and summer work requirements in your financial aid package – allowing you to maximize your Duke experience, and providing an opportunity to graduate debt-free.

Receive Dedicated Mentorship

Every Clark Scholar is paired with a dedicated mentor who provides career and personal guidance. Mentors are successful entrepreneurs who graduated from Duke relying on financial aid.

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Apply by May 4, 2018

Submit your application – including 500-word essay – through our online portal »