Carthage awards one full-tuition scholarship and one 75%-tuition scholarship to new incoming transfer students who show determination, intelligence, and motivation.
Interested in applying?
- One full-tuition scholarship and one 75%-tuition scholarship.
- Renewable for up to 3 years.
- Each competitor will receive a minimum $1,000 grant toward tuition.
- The competition includes a 20-minute interview and a 50-minute essay.
- Information sessions will be provided on Carthage academics and student life.
Who is eligible?
- New full-time, degree-seeking transfer students who have been admitted to Carthage for Fall 2017. Not yet admitted? Apply online for admission. (New full-time student teachers and new full-time social work students completing field placement are not eligible for this competition.)
- Those with at least 12 transferable credits at an accredited college or university.
- Students with fewer than 12 transferable credits need to have a 3.0+ on a 4.0 scale cumulative high school GPA and a 22+ ACT composite (1020 CR+M “old” SAT or 1100 “new” SAT composite).
- Those with a cumulative college transfer GPA of at least 2.75.
When are applications due?
The application deadline for the Fall 2017 Transfer Scholarship is Friday, May 5, 2017. An invite-only on-campus competition will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017.
How do I apply?
You must be admitted to Carthage as a full-time, degree-seeking Fall 2017 transfer student to be considered for this scholarship. Not admitted yet? Apply online for admission.