Scholarships

2018-2019 Concord University Scholarships

Concord University is committed to assisting you in meeting the financial challenge of paying for your education.  Students need to simply complete their admission’s application to be considered for a merit scholarship.  Scholarships are awarded in the Fall semester of each academic year and are divided equally between Fall and Spring semesters.

First Time Freshman Scholarships

West Virginia Residents

         Scholarship Minimum GPA    Minimum SAT/ACT

Award

Renewal GPA
Academic Achievement* 3.0 SAT 940 / ACT 18 $500 - $2,000 per year 2.75
Academic Excellence* 3.0 SAT 1060 / ACT 21 $1,500 - $5,500 per year 2.75
Marsh* 3.5 SAT 1240 / ACT 26 $3,000 - $8,750 per year 3.0
Dean's** 3.75 SAT 1310 / ACT 28 Tuition, fees & $6,000 room & board 3.0
Presidential** 3.75 SAT 1390 / ACT 30 Tuition, fees, room & board 3.0

 

 

 

 

*Awards will vary depending upon GPA, ACT/SAT, financial need, and other factors
** Recipients are required to live on campus
Dean's and Presidential Scholarships are competitive, not all students who meet minimum requirements will receive award.

Non-West Virginia Residents

         Scholarship Minimum GPA    Minimum SAT/ACT

Award

Renewal GPA
Academic Achievement* 3.0 SAT 940 / ACT 18 $2,000 - $5,500 per year 2.75
Academic Excellence* 3.0 SAT 1060 / ACT 21 $5,500 - $11,500 per year 2.75
Marsh* 3.5 SAT 1240 / ACT 26 $9,000 - $13,500 per year 3.0
Dean's** 3.75 SAT 1310 / ACT 28 Tuition, fees & $6,000 room & board 3.0
Presidential** 3.75 SAT 1390 / ACT 30 Tuition, fees, room & board 3.0

 

 

 




*Awards will vary depending upon GPA, ACT/SAT, financial need, and other factors
** Recipients are required to live on campus

Scholarship recipients must maintain full-time (12 credit hours) enrollment each semester.

Transfer Scholarships

West Virginia Residents

College/University GPA Award Renewal GPA
2.75- 2.99 $1,000 3.0
3.00 - 3.49 $2,000 3.0
3.5+ $2,500 3.0


Non-West Virginia Residents

College/University GPA Award Renewal GPA
2.75- 2.99 $4,000 3.0
3.00 - 3.49 $5,000 3.0
3.5+ $5,500 3.0

Applicants must have at least 24 hours of transferable credit, each scholarship is renewable for 2 academic years.
 

International Scholarships

Please click here for international student scholarships information.

 

Additional Scholarships

Boy's and Girl's State: $500 (Non-renewable) - Recipient must of have attended his or her state's American Legion Boy's or Girl's State camp

Performing Arts: Amount varies - Recipient participating in the Concord University Fine Arts Programs including instrumental, vocal and theater (contact the Division of Fine Arts - open to all majors). Recipient must maintain good academic standing for renewal

Hugh O'Brian Scholarshp: $500 (Non-renewable) - Recipient must have attended the Hugh O’Brian Youth Foundation camp

Legacy Scholarship: $1,000 (Non-renewable) - Recipient must be a dependent of a Concord University graduate and have a 3.0 cumulative GPA and ACT (18) or SAT (950/870 old).  Transfer recipient must have a 2.75 transferable college or university cumulative GPA

 

Scholarship opportunities requiring separate applications:

Beckley Area Foundation (Raleigh County undergraduate, incoming and returning students may apply)
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Bonner Scholars Program (Current and incoming students may apply)

Concord University Foundation (All incoming and current students may apply)
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Division of Social Sciences Scholarship (Current students may apply)
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Department of Education (Current students may apply)