New Transfer Students

Note:  The scholarship information listed below is effective for new, first-time transfer students beginning with the Fall semester. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to those transfers earning at least 24 hours after high school graduation. Transfer must be enrolling and complete a minimum of 12 hours per semester while maintaining a 3.0 GPA. Students enrolled in a 100% online degree program are not eligible for transfer scholarships. Students who have already earned a baccalaureate degree are not eligible for transfer scholarships.

Students need to apply for admission to be considered for the scholarships listed below. For more information regarding admission, please visit www.admissions.eku.edu.  

Deadlines

For priority consideration please submit an Admissions Application and copies of all Official Transcripts by the following dates.

April 15 for Summer Session
June 15 for Fall Semester
November 15 for Spring Semester

Qualified students will receive a scholarship award letter and acceptance form upon admittance to the University.  The scholarship acceptance form must be returned to the Scholarship Office.

Transfer Scholarships


Colonel Plus

Recipients:  Students transferring to EKU with 24 or more credit hours with a college GPA of 3.75 or higher.

Award:  Three year award of $12,000.  Scholarship of $2,000 per semester ($4,000 annually) for up to 6 semesters.  In order to retain the scholarship, the student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average and be enrolled full-time.

Colonel

Recipients:  Students transferring to EKU with 24 or more credit hours with a college GPA of 3.50 to 3.74.

Award:  Three year award of $4,500.  Scholarship of $750 per semester ($1,500 annually) for up to 6 semesters.  In order to retain the scholarship, the student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average and be enrolled full-time.

Maroon Plus

Recipients:  Students transferring to EKU with 24 or more credit hours with a college GPA of 3.25 to 3.49.

Award:  Three year award of $3,000.  Scholarship of $500 per semester ($1,000 annually) for up to 6 semesters.  In order to retain the scholarship, the student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average and be enrolled full-time.

Maroon

Recipients:  Students transferring to EKU with 24 or more credit hours with a college GPA of 3.0 to 3.249.

Award:  Three year award of $1,500.  Scholarship of $250 per semester ($500 annually) for up to 6 semesters.  In order to retain the scholarship, the student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average and be enrolled full-time.

Other Scholarship Opportunities:

Please note the scholarships listed below require separate applications and may have different deadlines.  Please click on the links below for more information.