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The Drexel Liberty Scholars program provides 50 full-tuition scholarships to low-income students who are residents of Philadelphia and attend Philadelphia high shools, including public, private, parochial, charter and prep schools within the city limits.
Please submit the following Liberty Scholars Application form by January 15. Additionally, by January 15 you must have a complete admission application on file, including official high school transcripts, two letters of recommendation, and results of all SAT/ACT scores.
By February 1, you must complete the 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and have your FAFSA results sent to Drexel. Drexel's school code is 003256. This form is not available until January 1, 2014.
Finalists will be required to visit campus for an interview with the scholarship committee.
Contact Information

First Name


Last Name


Social Security #

Address Information









Phone and Email

Home Phone


Alternate Phone

Email Address


Date of Birth


How many years have you been a Philadelphia resident?


Drexel ID

Intended Major at Drexel

Parent/Guardian Information

Parent/Guardian First Name

Parent/Guardian Last Name

Relationship to you

Relationship other

Phone Number

Second Parent/Guardian First Name

Second Parent/Guardian Last Name

Relationship to you

Relation other

Phone Number

Do you have a noncustodial parent?


If yes, indicate your noncustodial parent's name and relationship to you.

Noncustodial parent's name

Relationship to you

Relation other

Financial Information

Have you filed a FAFSA?


Are you eligible to receive a free/reduced lunch at your high school?


Have your parents been employed for more than six months in 2013?


What is your parents' estimated income for 2013?


How many people (including you and your parents) live in your parents' household?


How many people (including you) living in your parents' household will be in college for the 2014-2015 academic year?


Did your parents receive any of the following benefits in 2013?

Did your parents receive Child Support in 2013?


If so, please indicate how much

Do your parents own any real estate property other than your family home?


Do your parents own their own business?


If yes, please indicate the name and type of business?

High School Information

High School






Year you will graduate


Guidance counselor's name


Guidance counselor's phone


Guidance counselor's email

Additional Information

Have you applied for Freshmen Admission yet?


Please submit a 500 word essay to answer the following question: Anthony J. Drexel stated, "A Drexel education not only has to be good but also has to be good for something." Describe in detail your vision of how you will use the education you receive at Drexel University to achieve the "something" that will impact and improve your community.


Carefully review this information before sending this form.