Scholarships for Transfer Students

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Whether you're finishing up an AA and transferring from community college, or just looking for a new school, there are many transfer scholarships available to assist in the financial costs of the transition. In addition to state aid programs and awards provided by charities, many universities often offer large scholarships to transfer students who demonstrate high levels of academic achievement.

Recruitment opportunities and financial aid options don't have to end with your freshman year, so read on to learn more about what scholarship programs are available for your personal transfer circumstances!

UNF Florida Two-Year College Transfer Scholarship

This scholarship is available to Florida students who graduate from Florida public community/state colleges with an A.A. degree and plan to transfer to the University of North Florida. Awarding is competitive and based on academic merit and/or financial need, leadership positions, community activities, and availability of funds.

Total: $2000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  March 15
2020

PPU Undergraduate Academic Transfer Scholarship

This award is for U.S. and international students transferring to Point Park University in Pennsylvania. The student must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and must have completed at least 12 credit hours.

Total: $14000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  March 15
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Phi Theta Kappa Honor Scholarship

This award is for U.S. students who have an associate in arts degree, associate in science degree, or at least 60 transferable hours and are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri. Students must be a member of Phi Theta Kappa and have a grade point average of 3.6 or higher.

Total: $21000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31
2020

Union College Transfer Achievement Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international entering transfer students at Union College (NE). Students must meet admission criteria with a grade point average of 2.5 or higher to qualify.

Total: $2500 Awards:  26
Deadline:  April 15
2020

University of St. Francis Academic Transfer Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. undergraduate college students who are planning to transfer to the University of St. Francis in Indiana. Students must have a cumulative college grade point average of 3.3 or higher.

Total: $7000 Awards:  50
Deadline:  April 15
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Transfer Achievement Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri with seven or more transferable credits. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $8000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Transfer Excellence Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri and have earned seven or more college credit hours. Students must have a grade point average of 3.75 or higher.

Total: $10000 Awards:  30
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Transfer Recognition Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri and have earned at least seven college credit hours. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Total: $2500 Awards:  25
Deadline:  May 31
2020

University of Denver Merit Scholarships for U.S. Transfer Students

This award is available for transfer students planning to attend the University of Denver in Colorado. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and an SAT score of 1140 or higher OR an ACT score of 25 or higher to be eligible for this award.

Total: $18000 Awards:  100
Deadline:  June 1
2020

Saint Mary's College of California Transfer Honors at Entrance Scholarship

This award is available to college students who are planning to attend Saint Mary's College of California. Students must have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher and have 30 or more transferable academic semester units at the time of acceptance.

Total: $12000 Awards:  100
Deadline:  July 1
2020

University of Indianapolis Transfer Academic Award

This award is available to U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to attend the University of Indianapolis as transfer students. Students must have completed 15 or more transferable hours of credit and have a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.

Total: $13000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  July 1
2020

McMurry University Transfer Trustee Honors Scholarship

U.S. undergraduate college students who plan to transfer to McMurry University in Texas and are accepted into the Honors Program are eligible for this award. Students must score a 27 or higher on the ACT or 1220 or higher on the SAT or be ranked in the top five percent of their class to be eligible for the Honors Program.

Total: $1000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  July 15
2020