Scholarships: Transfer Students

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Transfer Student Scholarships

Carroll College has several scholarship awards available for transfer students each year.

2019-2020 Transfer Merit Awards

Transfer students are automatically considered for one of our Transfer Merit Awards. These awards are based upon an academic college GPA calculated at time of admission. The award is renewable for up to six semesters (3 years) until graduation. Students must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time and remain a campus resident to retain the award.

New Transfer Students
  • Presidential Transfer Scholarship: $15,000
    3.5 to 4.0 transfer college GPA
  • Trustee Transfer Scholarship: $13,000
    3.0 to 3.49 transfer college GPA
  • All Saints Transfer Award: $11,000
    2.5 to 2.99 transfer college GPA

Transfer Associates Award

New transfer students who have successfully completed at least two full-time semesters at a 2 year college (community, technical, tribal) and have a minimum college GPA of 2.50 qualify for a $2,000 per year award. The award is offered for up to 3 consecutive full-time years. Students must be in good academic standing and be enrolled full-time to retain the award. Receipt of athletic scholarships will reduce or may cancel this award.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

New transfer students may be eligible for a Carroll College Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship. Transfer students selected to Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society, which recognizes outstanding academic achievement by students who attended community college are eligible for this scholarship.  Dual enrollment high school students are not eligible.
Students must indicate membership in Phi Theta Kappa on their transfer application for admission, they must be enrolled full-time and maintain good academic standing to receive this renewable scholarship. The Phi Theta Kappa award amount is $2,000 which is renewable up to 3 consecutive full-time years. Students must be in good academic standing and be enrolled full-time to retain the award.  Receipt of athletic scholarships will reduce or may cancel this award.

Employer Matching Grant Program

The Employer Matching Grant Program is a program that partners with an eligible part-time (3-9 credits) student's employer and Carroll College to assist in paying tuition costs.

  • Employer pays one-third tuition
  • Carroll pays one-third tuition
  • Student pays one-third tuition

For full details, please see the application in our forms bank: https://www.carroll.edu/sites/default/files/public_files/Form/EmployerMatchForm1718.pdf

Dr. Robert Swartout Endowed Scholarship

The Dr. Robert Swartout Endowed Scholarship was developed in 2017.  This scholarship honors the legacy of Dr. Swartout, a beloved history professor who inspired students 36 years.  The scholarship awards rage from $2,500 to $5, 000.  The application deadline is March 1, 2019.  Eligibility requirements:  Incoming freshman or transfer student (Fall term 2019), full-time student, accepted for admission by February 1, 2019,  FAFSA results are received by February 1, 2019 to establish need, and a personal stement that focuses on student's passion for history.  Application can be downloaded here.

Other Carroll Awards

Carroll College has several scholarship awards available for incoming students each year, including those for Carroll activities and undocumented student. You can find them on our scholarships for new students page.

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