Stamps Scholars demonstrate leadership, perseverance, service, and innovation while maintaining a high level of academic success.

Each year, student admission applications are thoroughly reviewed for these exceptional students. No additional application is required.

Candidates will be contacted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions to arrange a campus visit to meet with the program advisor, current Stamps Scholars and representative of their academic program at Illinois. 

On average, 5 selected Stamps candidates join the group each year.