Durward Sandifer Mentorships

Sandifer Mentorships

Eureka College believes that the application of knowledge acquired is the best preparation for excellence in students’ professional and social lives. The Durward Sandifer Mentorships allow students to foster a professional relationship with a mentor coupled with hands-on experience, as their field of study becomes a career path.

All full-time students who enter Eureka College as first-time freshmen and meet the following criteria may apply for consideration to receive a Durward Sandifer Mentorship:

  • a 3.50 cumulative GPA at the end of the sophomore year at EC
  • an established record of leadership while at EC
  • an established record of service while at EC

A Sandifer Mentorship can be anywhere in the world as approved by the Mentorship Director. There is an established budget for each mentorship. Read more about mentorship guidelines.

Named for a Eureka College alumnus (Class of 1924) who was a key figure in helping establish the tenets of the United Nations, Durward Sandifer students receive an incredible opportunity for global leadership.