2020 Oglethorpe Scholarships
Oglethorpe net price is at $19,936.00 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 Oglethorpe University. Oglethorpe awards an average of $27,000.00 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, Oglethorpe 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 Atlanta, then those costs could be even higher.
99% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $27,532.00. Furthermore, 35% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,343.00.
The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Oglethorpe University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Oglethorpe while others are open to Oglethorpe students, though not exclusive to Oglethorpe University.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Oglethorpe University students?
There are 9 scholarships totaling $10,975.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 9 scholarships below.
What types of scholarships are available for Oglethorpe University students?
Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Oglethorpe University 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 Oglethorpe University study abroad scholarships, Oglethorpe University transfer scholarships, and Oglethorpe University merit scholarships.
Are these scholarships for Oglethorpe study abroad?
At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Oglethorpe 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 Oglethorpe transfer students?
The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Oglethorpe University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Oglethorpe transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Oglethorpe transfer scholarships.
Are these Oglethorpe 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.
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$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.
Constance L. Lloyd/ACMPE Scholarship
Applicant must be a woman enrolled at an accredited college or university in Georgia. Applicant must submit a letter stating career goals and objectives, a resume showing employment history with a brief narrative describing specific employment responsibilities in health care field, and three letters of recommendation. Reference letters should address performance,...Learn More
HOPE Scholarship Program
Applicant must be a resident of Georgia who is enrolled in a degree program at an eligible public or private college, university, or public technical college demonstrating academic achievement. Award at an approved private college or university is $3,500 per academic year for full-time students and $1,750 for part-time students.Learn More
HOPE & PROMISE Teacher Scholarship Loans
Applicant must be a student looking to teach in a critical shortage field in Georgia (determined by the Georgia Student Finance Commission).Learn More
Julian & Jan Hester Memorial Scholarship
Applicant must be a high school senior who will be entering a Georgia university, college, or technical institute (if program is two or more years) as a full-time student in the fall following their high school graduation. High school record/transcript, SAT scores, qualification from high school teacher, essay on community banking,...Learn More
Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant (LEPD)
Applicant must be a child of a law enforcement personnel, firefighter, or corrections officer/prison guard who has been permanently disabled or killed in the line of duy.Learn More
HOPE Grant Program
Applicant must be a resident of Georgia who is enrolled in a certificate or diploma program at an eligible public college, university, or public technical college. GPA is not considered.Learn More
HERO Scholarship Program (Helping Educate Reservists and their Offspring)
Applicant must be a member of the Georgia National Guard and U.S. Military Reservists who served in combat zones or the child/spouse of such members.Learn More