Dobson-Neely Latin Scholarship

For students keenly interested in the study of Latin.

The Dobson-Neely Latin Scholarship is offered to students with significant experience and demonstrated success in Latin; interest in Latin as a field of study; and outstanding general academic accomplishment.

This scholarship award is valued at $15,000 annually and is offered to one student in each entering class. It is renewable for each of the recipient's remaining three years at Davidson, providing GPA, progress toward degree, and Latin study (one course per academic year) requirements are met.

Recipients are not required to major in Latin.

Application Process

You must first be an applicant to Davidson College in order to submit your Dobson-Neely Latin Scholarship Application.

In addition to your application for admission and your scholarship application, you must submit a letter discussing your experiences and involvement in the study of Latin.


This application and the required additional materials should reach our Admission and Financial Aid Office no later than the application deadline for your chosen admission plan (Early Decision I - Nov. 15; Early Decision II - Jan. 2; or Regular Decision - Jan. 5).


For questions or additional information, please contact:

Gardner Roller Ligo
Director of Merit Programs