Olin Fleischer Scholars ProgramĀ 

At this time, applications have been reviewed. The committee has selected and notified all applicants who have been chosen for the 2017 summer program. If you were not selected, please do check out other opportunities at https://summerexperiences.wustl.edu/

 

 

 

July 23-July 29, 2017

Applications must be submitted by 11:59 pm on March 1, 2017
 

The Olin Fleischer Scholars Program for high school students is a FREE week-long residential program geared toward underrepresented and first-generation college student populations. The program is designed to expose students to the importance of a college education, leadershipand careers in business and entrepreneurship. The students will be exposed to the Olin Business School’s faculty, students, and alumni as well as leaders within the St. Louis community. Check out more info on Mr. Mort Fleischer on the Olin Blog.


Application materials consist of:

  1. Completed OFSP application with essay The essay must be submitted during the application submission.

    Essay Question:  Why are you interested in participating in the Fleisher Scholars Program at the Olin Business School? What do you hope to gain from your experience? Please attach the typed essay to the application and limit your response to 500 words with at least 12 point font. Applicants should save the essay as a .pdf file. 
     
  2. Two letters of recommendation sent directly from recommenders (One letter must be from a high school teacher or administrator)
     
  3. An official high school transcript sent directly from the applicant's high school.

    Please email recommendation letters and transcripts to Mr. Christopher Presley at
    OLIN-FSP@email.wustl.edu or fax with the student's name on each page to (314)-935-9095.


Eligibility

OFSP is open to students who will enter their sophomore, junior, or senior year in high school beginning Fall 2017 who are also from underrepresented and low-income backgrounds, and/or potential first-generation college students. 

 

For other questions, please contact Christopher Presley, Coordinator of Fleischer Scholars Program at OLIN-FSP@email.wustl.edu or 314-935-3329