Academic Award

Academic Award

Awarded in full tuition and half tuition amounts, this scholarship can be used in addition to other grants and scholarships. The Academic Award program provides scholarships for up to five consecutive semesters for qualified students based on high school GPA and composite ACT scores.

This scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors. Students have up to one year after high school graduation to apply for this scholarship.

Award Amounts

The total award amount will be based on a combination of cumulative final high school GPA and composite ACT scores. Please see the following index to determine your award eligibility:

Notification

Once all final documents are received and reviewed, students will be notified of eligibility and asked to sign a scholarship agreement. Students have up to one year after high school graduation to apply for this scholarship.

Maintaining the Scholarship

  • Students must enroll in and complete a minimum of 12 credit hours per term, except summer term. Students may choose not to enroll for summer, but it still counts as a term of eligibility.
  • The scholarship expires 5 consecutive semesters after the first semester of enrollment.
  • A minimum semester GPA of 3.0 must be achieved.

Failure to meet any of the maintenance requirements will result in the loss of the academic award.