To be considered for the Freshmen Leadership Program, applicants must have obtained a 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale. In addition to being accepted to the University, they also must submit the following application materials:

  • Complete a general Scholarships4Kats application
  • FLP Applicant Info Sheet
  • Resume
  • Essay (prompt to be found on application page)

*Please note that SAT/ACT scores are not required for consideration for 2022-2023 FLP applicants.

Applications should be submitted to the Dean of Students' Office at Sam Houston State University.

The application period for the 2022-2023 Freshmen Leadership Program is now closed.  Applications for the 2023-2024 cohort will open late fall 2022.


For more information or questions about the application, please contact our office at (936) 294-2714 or via email at