2020 Shepherd University Scholarships
Shepherd University net price is at $10,179.00 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 Shepherd University. Shepherd University awards an average of $22,223.00 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, Shepherd University 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 Shepherdstown, then those costs could be even higher.
80% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $7,238.00. Furthermore, 40% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,277.00.
The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Shepherd University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Shepherd University while others are open to Shepherd University students, though not exclusive to Shepherd University.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Shepherd University students?
There are 15 scholarships totaling $13,250.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 15 scholarships below.
What types of scholarships are available for Shepherd University students?
Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Shepherd 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 Shepherd University study abroad scholarships, Shepherd University transfer scholarships, and Shepherd University merit scholarships.
Are these scholarships for Shepherd University study abroad?
At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Shepherd University 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 Shepherd University transfer students?
The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Shepherd University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Shepherd University transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Shepherd University transfer scholarships.
Are these Shepherd University 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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$10,000 Be Bold Scholarship
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$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
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McKelvey Foundation Bronze Scholarship
Applicant either must have graduated from high school at least one year prior to application date and were unable to go to college because of financial considerations or had to leave college because of financial considerations. Applicant must reside on campus in a double room and must complete 25 hours of...Learn More
Gustavus B. Capito Fund for Nursing Education
Applicant must be a Charleston, WV resident enrolled as a full time student in an accredited nursing program in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.Learn More
Dr. Joseph C. Basile II Memorial Scholarship
Applicant must be a West Virginia resident enrolled at any college or university in West Virginia and studying in the field of education. Financial need must be demonstrated.Learn More
Kamm Family Fund Scholarship
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Nicholas County High School who is planning to attend a state-operated school in West Virginia. Applicant must be able to demonstrate academic performance, leadership ability, and contribution to school and community. Minimum 2.0 GPA and minimum composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More
Ernest and Iva Mearns Scholarship
Applicant must be a West Virginia resident who is a graduating senior of Nicholas County High School. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More
Mary T. Price Scholarship
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Logan High School who plans to enroll in a field of study in registered nursing from an accredited college in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More
Charleston Rotary Club Scholarship
Applicant must be a resident of the Charleston area who is studying business or a related field. Preference given to students having prior business or entrepreneurial experience. Minimum 2.0 GPA and minimum composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More
Mary E. (Nalbach) Huseby Memorial Scholarship
Applicant must be a resident of the Cedar Grove area in West Virginia who plans to major in education. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.Learn More
R. Ray Singleton Scholarship
Applicant must be a resident in one of the following counties: Boone, Clay, Fayette, Kanawha, Lincoln, or Putnam. Applicant must be attending a college or university in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More
Coleman Murphy, Jr. Memorial Grant
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Nicholas County High School with plans to attend a college or university in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More
Evelyn Quick Scholarship
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Capital High School who plans to major in teaching at a West Virginia college or university. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 21 required.Learn More
Riverside Math and Science Scholarship
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Riverside High School with plans to attend a college or university in West Virginia and pursing a degree in math or science. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.Learn More