Honors College Scholarships


SCHOLARSHIPS FOR HONORS STUDENTS

HONORS STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

 INCOMING FRESHMAN HONORS STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
3.7-4.0 GPA$4,500
3.5-3.69 GPA$3,500

Description: Academic Merit-based scholarship to incoming freshmen honors students based on their unweighted high school GPA. Half of the scholarship will be applied in the fall semester and half in the spring semester.


Eligibility: To be considered, students must meet the following criteria:


  • Admitted member of the Honors College (Apply Today)
  • 3.5 or higher unweighted high school GPA
  • Evidence of extracurricular and/or service activities
  • Meet the FAFSA deadline (December 1) to be considered for this award. International students will be required to submit a copy of their I-20 in lieu of the FAFSA.
  • Remain an honors student in good standing for second semester of freshman year
  • Students must attend four different financial literacy workshops during the academic year (provided by the Financial Aid Office).

 INCOMING TRANSFER HONORS STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

Transfer Students with 31-60 Credits

3.7-4.0 GPA$3,500
3.5-3.69 GPA$2,500

Transfer Students with an Associate Degree

3.7-4.0 GPA$4,000
3.5-3.69 GPA$3,500

Description: Academic Merit-based scholarship to incoming transfer students who have been admitted to the Honors College. Half of the scholarship will be applied in the fall semester and half in the spring semester.


Eligibility: To be considered, students must meet the following criteria:


  • Admitted member of the Honors College (Apply Today)
  • 3.5 or higher community college or university GPA
  • Evidence of extracurricular and/or service activities
  • Meet the FAFSA deadline (December 1) to be considered for this award. International students will be required to submit a copy of their I-20 in lieu of the FAFSA.
  • Remain an honors student in good standing 
  • Students must attend four different financial literacy workshops during the academic year (provided by the Financial Aid Office).

 CONTINUING HONORS STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
3.7-4.0 GPA$4,000
3.5-3.69 GPA$3,000

Description: Academic Merit-based scholarship to continuing honors students with 30 or more credit hours by the end of the spring semester each year. The 30 credit hours are to be earned during the fall and spring semesters only of each academic year. Half of the scholarship will be applied in the fall semester and half in the spring semester.


Eligibility: To be considered, students must meet the following criteria.


  • Admitted member of the Honors College in good standing
  • Must be working toward earning honors designations.
  • Earned a total of 30 credit hours or more (for the academic year, fall, and spring semesters only), which are required for the completion of their program of study.
  • Achieve a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA by May 5 (end of Spring Semester).
  • Meet the FAFSA deadline (December 1) to be considered for this award. International students will be required to submit a copy of their I-20 in lieu of the FAFSA.
  • Students must attend four different financial literacy workshops during the academic year (provided by the Financial Aid Office).