Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK, Jr.) Scholarship

The Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK, Jr.) Scholarship is awarded to outstanding students from the Atlanta Public Schools (APS) who are accepted to Emory. Students who receive this scholarship demonstrate outstanding character through contributions to their communities, intellectual and personal vigor, high academic achievement, leadership qualities, and the potential to enrich the lives of their peers at Emory. All APS seniors, regardless of ethnicity, who are accepted into Emory University are considered for this scholarship award. The MLK. Jr. scholarship currently covers full tuition, fees, and on-campus room and board.