2020 Houghton Scholarships
Houghton net price is at $21,253.00 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 Houghton College. Houghton awards an average of $25,500.00 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, Houghton 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 Houghton, then those costs could be even higher.
100% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $22,690.00. Furthermore, 43% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,523.00.
The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Houghton College students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Houghton while others are open to Houghton students, though not exclusive to Houghton College.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Houghton College students?
There are 16 scholarships totaling $61,000.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 16 scholarships below.
What types of scholarships are available for Houghton College students?
Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Houghton 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 Houghton College study abroad scholarships, Houghton College transfer scholarships, and Houghton College merit scholarships.
Are these scholarships for Houghton study abroad?
At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Houghton 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 Houghton transfer students?
The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Houghton College transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Houghton transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Houghton transfer scholarships.
Are these Houghton 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.
ScholarshipPoints has partnered with CampusReel to provide new users with an opportunity to win a $10,000. In our opinion, registering for the ScholarshipPoints giveaway is a no-brainer - it's take less than 30 seconds and could change your financial circumstances dramatically!
$10,000 Be Bold Scholarship
Bold.org helps students from all backgrounds to take bold steps toward a brighter future. CampusReel has partnered with Bold.org to help identify the fighters, the risk-takers, the earnest overachievers who won't take no for an answer — the ones who know that a mountain is climbed a step at a time.
$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
We love this scholarship because the name doesn't lie - it's easy money. Many scholarship applications make you jump through hoops and require tons of essays and questionnaires. This scholarship application could not be more simple and straightforward.
Parental Christian Service Grant
Applicant must be a student from the United States whose parents are employed in full-time Christian service as missionaries under the direction of a conference or a mission board. Financial need is required.Learn More
Military Service Recognition Scholarships
Applicant must be a veteran or the child, spouse, or financial dependent of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces who while a New York resident, died or became severely and permanently disabled while engaged in hostilities or training for hostilities.Learn More
Houghton College - Achievement and Investment in Merit Scholarship
This program is a merit-based award to New York high school graduates who have achieved academic excellence as a high school student and who enroll or plan to enroll in a public or private New York college or university. Applicants must be legal residents of New York and U.S. citizens or...Learn More
Regents Professional Opportunity Scholarship
Applicant must be beginning or already enrolled in an approved degree-bearing program of study in New York State that leads to licensure in a particular profession. Purpose of award is to increase representation of minority and disadvantaged individuals in New York State licensed professions.Learn More
Houghton College Grant
Grant provides financial assistance to students with demonstrated financial need or who exhibit other positive personal qualities. Consideration for grants is given, but not limited to, students with the following characteristics: financial need, co-curricular involvement, service to school, church, and/or community, diversity, parents employed in full-time Christian service as ministers or...Learn More
New York State Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, a New York resident, and the top graduating senior of a New York state high school (maximum award), or other academically gifted student (minimum award). Applicant must be enrolled in a New York college for at least 12 credits. Selection based on Regents exam scores....Learn More
Aid to Native Americans
Applicant must be an enrolled member of a New York State tribe and their children who are attending, or planning to attend a college in New York State and are New York State residents. There is no qualifying examination. Awards are available for two-, four- or five-year programs.Learn More