Program Mission Statement
The mission of the Hudson & Holland Scholars Program is to recruit, retain and prepare students with outstanding records of academic achievement, strong leadership experiences, and a commitment to social justice that add to the diversity of student body on campus. This Program is an integral part of Indiana University’s efforts to foster the benefits of educational diversity, in part by assuring the obtainment of a critical mass of students from underrepresented minority backgrounds with a history of discrimination. As such, during the application process additional positive considerations are given to students from underrepresented minority backgrounds and whose presence will enhance the learning environment through increased diversity at Indiana University.
To increase the number of high achieving students with a commitment to social justice and leadership to the Bloomington campus and into the Hudson & Holland Scholars Program through active and purposeful recruitment
To continue to increase overall program graduation rate of Scholars through educational, personal, and professional development
To continue training and preparation of all Scholars for successful post-baccalaureate placement in a professional vocation, graduate or professional school