Students who have not yet matriculated to any university apply for The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program using the High School Application. The High School Application is for students of all nationalities or citizenship with the exception of New Zealand. The application opens annually on the 15th of August and is due on the 15th of November.
The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program welcomes applications from International students. There is one application for all High School students regardless of nationality or citizenship. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure they are able to obtain a VISA to study in the United States.
A) Students must apply for undergraduate admission to Duke and/or UNC-Chapel Hill the same year they apply to the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program.
B) Students must apply to the school(s) of their choice by the respective Early or Regular deadlines.
C) Admission to Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill are separate processes. All forms and correspondence dealing with admission to these institutions should go directly to their respective Offices of Undergraduate Admissions.
D) Students who are currently studying in New Zealand, Australia, or at the African Leadership Academy should review the International Selection page for eligibility guidelines.
E) All international students from regions other than New Zealand, Australia, or the African Leadership Academy are eligible to apply for the Robertson Program and should complete the traditional High School application.
F) Transfer students are not eligible to apply.