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The F.C. Austin Scholarship is a highly-selective full-tuition scholarship offered at Kellogg. It is awarded to top students who have demonstrated exemplary leadership potential and exceptional contributions to their communities and organizations.


Revered as the most prestigious scholarship at Kellogg, upon acceptance, Austin Scholars are immediately welcomed into a vibrant network of individuals with a shared ambition: envisioning a future through innovation and paying it forward. The multicultural community of leaders brings their unique backgrounds to positively challenge each other in a collaborative way. 

Shape your journey as an Austin Scholar

Austin Scholars are some of the most active members of their communities. Each cohort of scholars receives support and resources to keep them engaged within the scholarship program and the broader network at Kellogg. 

Generous financial award
Receive funds to cover up to two years of tuition distributed in equal amounts during the academic years.
Close-knit community
Join a highly responsive network of current students and alumni representing more than 25 countries from across various industries, disciplines and backgrounds.
Specialized & tailored programming
Participate in exclusive programming throughout the year including intimate gatherings with some of the world’s top global business leaders to discuss the crux of business strategy and survival.
Dedicated mentorship
Benefit from individual attention supporting your career goals and growth from experienced business leaders and innovators: Harry Kraemer, Paul Corona and Karin O’Connor.
Extensive network
Grow your circle and build important business relationships with the Austin Scholar faculty advisors’ robust Rolodexes.

Austin Scholars at a glance

represented countries
pursue work in consulting, consumer products, finance, healthcare & tech
participated in military service