Transfer Scholarships

While there are a great number of students that gain acceptance to their dream college or university, there are many students who choose to complete their general education, save money, or consider areas of study while attending community college. Once your time has been completed at a community college, it may be the time for that leap to a university. Whichever route you choose, there is always the option of transferring.

Eventually. if you plan on changing schools you will have decide how to pay for school and luckily there are dozens of schools that provide scholarships for transfer students. Columbia College students can take advantage of the school’s multiple transfer scholarships and grant options, as can transfer students at Grand Valley State University and the University of Maryland. We’ve listed a few transfer scholarships below but for even more scholarship opportunities, create a profile and conduct a free scholarship search today.

Ann and Peter Ziegler Scholarship
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The Ann and Peter Ziegler Scholarship has been established through The CNM Foundation to assist women majoring in Liberal Arts who are single parents and who plan to transfer to a four-year institution.

-Major in liberal arts
-Plans to transfer to a four-year institution
-Be a single parent
-Have a 3.0 GPA or higher
-Enrolled in a minimum of 9 hours
-Completed at least […] More

Colorado Christian University Legacy Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Legacy Scholarship is designed to assist children and/or siblings of CCU alumni and current students to continue the CCU tradition.

-Be the child of a graduate of CCU or a CCU heritage institution
-Be the child of a currently enrolled CCU student
-Be the sibling of a graduate of CCU or a CCU heritage institution
-Be the sibling of a currently enrolled CCU student

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CSUB AAUW Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 08, Annually
The AAUW (formally known as the American Association of University Women) advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research.

Award Criteria:
-Kern County, CA resident
-Attended a local high school
-Entering freshmen or transfer student
-Exhibits financial need
-Registered full-time student

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Lycoming College Transfer Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
Students with at least one semester of coursework and currently (or previously) enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university are eligible. The minimum GPA is 3.0, and award amounts increase with the student’s GPA.

Award amounts and GPA requirements:
3.8 – 4.00 GPA = $24,000
3.5 – 3.79 GPA = $22,000
3.2 – 3.49 GPA = $20,000
3.0 – 3.19 GPA = $18,000

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MSPE Western Chapter Engineering scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 02, Annually
This scholarship is provided for graduating high school seniors who have a genuine interest in engineering.

-Current high school senior
-U.S. citizen
-Minimum 3.0 GPA
-Minimum ACT scores of 29 math, 25 English
-Must enroll in an engineering program that has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology […] More

New Mexico Tech Phi Theta Kappa
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New Mexico Tech offers multiple scholarships to transfer students each year.

-Certificate verifying PTK membership
-3.5 cumulative college GPA
-45 transfer credit hours

Transfer scholarships are renewable for a maximum of three academic years (six academic semesters, excluding summer semesters). Eligible students are considered when submitting an application for […] More