Frequently Asked Questions
Full admission to OSU is required which does include a transcript. No additional transcript needs to be attached.
Standardized tests are not our main focus in selection. However, we do look at either an SAT or ACT as a sign of academic potential. One of these scores must be provided for consideration.
Identify individuals who you have a good relationship with and that will be reliable in completing the form. Since the nominations are sent via the website, you will not know when they have submitted the feedback. Remember, a nomination IS a recommendation.
Yes, a completed application and acceptance to OSU is required to be considered.
We pull some important information from your common application to the university. The scholarship office administers the selection process using your information provided in the application process. A committee connects that information to your application for the McKnight Selection Committee to make all decisions.