For highly-motivated, curious and high-achieving students in a College of Science & Health major
This remarkable heritage inspires the Jurica Scholars Program at Benedictine University. Named after Frs. Hillary and Edmund Jurica, O.S.B., whose collected specimens are the heart of the Jurica-Suchy Nature History Museum at Benedictine, this program is designed to cultivate the Jurica brothers’ philosophy of “learning through doing” and is a tribute to their legacy.
The Jurica Scholars program provides a merit scholarship based on academic performance. Students in the program are encouraged to take advantage of numerous programs of research, service, and extracurricular experiences.
Incoming freshman to Benedictine University that have been admitted to the institution and meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for the Jurica Scholars Scholarship Program: