For Current Scholars

Spring 2020 cohort schedule:

Tuesday, Jan. 28 – Opening Ceremony
Wednesday, Feb. 19 – Respect
Thursday, March 12 – Responsibility – This event has been postponed to future date (to be determined)
Tuesday, April 7 – Discovery
Thursday, April 9 – Responsibility
Thursday, May 7 – Excellence (graduation)

Please see Within Reach Webinar series opportunities.

If you are a current or former Deaton Scholar interested in continuing in the program, please email with an updated resume and an expression of intent to remain an active Deaton Scholar.


Fall 2020 cohort schedule:

To join the Fall 2020 cohort, please apply today, and prior to August 28, 2020. Find out more on the DSP main page.

* A tentative Fall 2020 Schedule will be released pending COVID-19 status and University policies. Our first event will be the first week of September and our culminating graduation event will be held in early December.

** This summer 2020, there will be programming and virtual opportunities for current and past Deaton Scholars. Applying early ensures that you’re included in these activities!

The current cohort of scholars has an email distribution list. Please contact if you are a current scholar and do not receive emails.

All current, past, and future scholars, and supporters, colleagues and faculty are invited to join the Deaton Institute email distribution list by subscribing here.