2020 Carleton College Scholarships

Carleton College net price is at $28,892.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Carleton College. Carleton College awards an average of $19,500.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, Carleton College students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Northfield, then those costs could be even higher.

58% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $38,342.00. Furthermore, 16% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,416.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Carleton College students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Carleton College while others are open to Carleton College students, though not exclusive to Carleton College.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Carleton College students?

There are 4 scholarships totaling $27,253.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 4 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Carleton College students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Carleton College scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Carleton College study abroad scholarships, Carleton College transfer scholarships, and Carleton College merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for Carleton College study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Carleton College study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to Carleton College transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Carleton College transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Carleton College transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Carleton College transfer scholarships.

Are these Carleton College scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.


Marie L. Rose Scholarship

Sponsor by Huguenot Society of America

Applicant must be of Huguenot ancestry.

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$3,000.00 None Apply Now

Carleton College - National Merit Scholarship

Sponsor by Carleton College Location 1 North College Street, Northfield, MN

Applicant must be a National Merit Finalist who has designated Carleton College as his or her first-choice institution when completing the scholarship application. Applicants may change their top-choice selection by logging onto the Online Scholarship Application (OSA) website. Applicant must take the PSAT/NMSQT in the specified year of the high school...

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$2,500.00 December 5 Apply Now

Carleton College Minnesota State Grant

Sponsor by Carleton College Location 1 North College Street, Northfield, MN

This program helps students from low and moderate income families pay for educational expenses. Applicants must be Minnesota residents who are graduates of a secondary school or its equivalent or are at least 17 years of age. Applicants must be enrolled as undergraduates for at least three credits and must not...

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$11,753.00 August 1 Apply Now

Carleton College MN Academic Excellence Scholarship

Sponsor by Carleton College Location 1 North College Street, Northfield, MN

This program assists students who have demonstrated outstanding ability, achievement, and potential in one of several critical subject areas. Applicants must be Minnesota high school graduates and enroll full time and in a baccalaureate degree granting program. The scholarship can be renewed annually for up to three academic years. To apply...

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$10,000.00 August 1 Apply Now