Traditional Transfer Scholarships

  • Traditional transfer students (those students transferring to Carlow who have graduated from high school within the past three years) are eligible for scholarships and awards to attend Carlow. 



    Five $1,000 one-time scholarships available!

    Transfer Leadership and Service Scholarship Competition

    Entry deadline: June 15, 2014 

    Scholarship requirements 

    • Admissions: submit a completed application and be admitted to Carlow University by June 15, 2014.
    • Resume: please list and describe all high school and college leadership and service activities in detail
    • Essay: write a short essay about how your leadership and service experiences impacted your life.

    Please mail or email your application materials to Wivina Ayson Chmura at 3333 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 or wachmura@carlow.edu. Application materials must be postmarked by June 15, 2014. 


    TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIPS AND DISCOUNTS

    • PHI THETA KAPPA SCHOLARSHIP $2,500
      Available to transfer students with documented membership in Phi Theta Kappa with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 and who enroll at Carlow University. May be combined with other scholarships.  
    • FAMILY MEMBER DISCOUNT $2,000
      Awarded to each family member when more than one member of the same household is simultaneously enrolled at Carlow University as a full-time traditional student.
    • LEGACY DISCOUNT $2,000
      This discount is for children of alumni (completed a degree at Carlow University) who are enrolled as full-time traditional students.
    • COURTESY DISCOUNT $2,000
      This discount is for the nieces, grand-nieces, nephews, grand-nephews, sisters, and brothers of a living Sister of Mercy who are enrolled as full-time traditional students. It is limited to one family member per academic year.
    • OUT-OF-STATE DISCOUNT $2,000
      Awarded to full-time traditional students residing out-of-state.
    • COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISCOUNT $2,000
      Awarded to full-time traditional transfer students with a minimum of 60 transferable credits, or an associate’s degree from a community college.



    2014-15 TRADITIONAL TRANSFER AWARDS

    (Fall 2014 | Spring 2015)
    We offer scholarships to outstanding transfer students who wish to complete their degree at Carlow University. Amounts are based on GPA.  

      GPA

    3.5+

    3.0+

    2.5+

    2.0+

      Award

    $8,000

    $6,000

    $4,000

    $3,000 

    Scholarships of $8,000 require a GPA of 3.00 to renew. All others require satisfactory academic progress [pdf].