New Freshmen
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Scholarships are offered for incoming freshmen entering the Deese College beginning in the Fall of each semester. Scholarship consideration requires a 3.75 minimum GPA. We offer a number of Distinguished Endowed Scholarships as well as a number of merit-based scholarships. 

  • Application Available: Fall 2023
  • Distinguished Endowed Scholarships Application Due: November 15, 2023 
  • Merit-Based Scholarships Application Due: December 15, 2023
  • Priority Notification Date: March 4, 2024* 
  • scholarships will be awarded based on available funding

Candidates for the Distinguished Endowed Scholarships must-have applications in as early as possible. These candidates will be notified by late January 2024 and will require an in-person interview to be conducted during the University's Honors Weekend in February 2024.

Additional applications will be accepted, reviewed, and awarded based on the availability of funds.

Current Students
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Scholarships are offered for currently enrolled undergraduate students in the Deese College who will be a sophomore, junior or senior in Fall 2024.

  • Application Available: February 2024
  • Priority Notification Date: May 2024*
  • Scholarships will be awarded based on available funding

*Applicants could potentially receive an award notification AFTER the dates listed above if awards are declined OR new scholarships become available.

Undergraduate Study Abroad
Students who have been accepted to a study abroad program may be eligible for scholarships through the Deese College.
More information on applying for scholarships can be found by contacting the Director for Deese COBE Study Abroad, Dr. Brandis Phillip,

Office of Student Financial Aid Scholarships
Visit the Office of Financial Aid site for information on other scholarships.