Scholarships for Transfer Students

The transfer scholarships reward your academic achievement from previous colleges.

Your eligibility for these scholarships is determined by looking at your previous college grade point average. All transfer students must have at least 24 college credits transferred to qualify for a scholarship.

The scholarship amounts listed below are for students enrolling in the 2020-21 school year.

Scholarship Amount GPA Requirements Min Renewal GPA
Transfer High Honors Scholarship $12,000 3.85+ 2.0
Transfer Honors Scholarship $10,000 3.50-3.84 2.0
Transfer Academic Excellence Scholarship $ 8,000 3.00-3.49 2.0
Transfer Academic Scholarship $ 6,000 2.50-2.99 2.0
Transfer Scholarship $ 4,000 2.00-2.49 2.0

Elkhart County Career Advancement Scholarship (NEW!)

A limited number of scholarships are available for select Elkhart County residents who enroll as new students in Fall 2021 in one of our adult or graduate programs, or transfer into our traditional undergraduate program. Learn more at goshen.edu/advance.

Ivy Tech Transfer Scholarship (NEW!)

Students who transfer from Ivy Tech Community College into our traditional undergraduate program are eligible to receive an annual scholarship of $1,000 ($500/semester). This scholarship is renewable for a total of four consecutive semesters ($2,000 in total) for students who transfer in as juniors. For students who transfer in as sophomores, this scholarship is renewable for a total of six consecutive semesters.

Hesston College Transfer Scholarship

Students who transfer from Hesston College are eligible to receive an annual scholarship of $1,000 ($500/semester). This scholarship is renewable for a total of four consecutive semesters ($2,000 in total) for students who transfer in as juniors. For students who transfer in as sophomores, this scholarship is renewable for a total of six consecutive semesters.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

Students who transfer into Goshen College and are members of the Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society are eligible to receive an annual scholarship of $1,500 ($750/semester). This scholarship is renewable for a total of four consecutive semesters ($3,000) for students who transfer in as juniors.  For students who transfer in as sophomores, this scholarship is renewable for a total of six consecutive semesters. Please email finaid@goshen.edu with proof of your PTK membership to qualify for this scholarship.

Other achievement scholarships for transfer students

Transfer students may also qualify for additional GC scholarships which require an application or audition, such as Athletic Awards, Music Excellence & Achievement Awards, Gorsline Academic Awards, Anglemyer Education Awards, or the Swallen Missionary Award.