Transfer Students Scholarships and Awards

These scholarships and awards are granted without regard for financial need, although, once awarded, they do become an important part of the total financial aid package. The following scholarships are available for students beginning attendance in the 2018 Fall Semester. Students transferring to Luther College prior to the Fall 2018 semester should contact Greg Eide, Transfer Student Coordinator, in the Admission Office regarding their  scholarship level and amount.


Value:
$24,000 per year for students beginning enrollment in the fall of 2018.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are based on a 4.0 college GPA and 24 hours of transferable credit.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$22,000 per year for students beginning enrollment in the fall of 2018.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are based on a 3.5-3.99 college GPA and 24 hours of transferable credit.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$20,000 per year for students beginning enrollment in the fall of 2018.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are based on a 3.0-3.49 college GPA and 24 hours of transferable credit.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$18,000 per year for students beginning enrollment in the fall of 2018.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are based on a 2.81-2.99 college GPA and 24 hours of transferable credit.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$10,000 per year for students beginning in the fall of 2017.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are based on a 2.50-2.80 college GPA and 24 hours of transferable credit.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$1,000 per year. This is in addition to either the Transfer Award of Distinction or the Transfer Award of Excellence.

Selection Criteria:
Member in good standing of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$2,000 to $6,000 per year.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are given to students who display outstanding potential for participation in music at Luther.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission and audition with Music Department before March 1.

Renewal:
Renewable for full-time enrollment providing that the student is maintaining satisfactory academic progress, as well as participation in music ensembles and continued growth through private music lessons.


Value:
$990 for the 2017-18 academic year.

 

Selection Criteria:
Awards are given to students based on the outcome of their auditions, the scholarships cover the cost of private lessons.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission and audition with Music Department before March 1.

Renewal:
Renewable only for those students enrolled full-time and pursuing a music major.


Value:
$1,000 per year.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are given to the dependent children of Luther College alumni.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
$3,000 per year.

Selection Criteria:
Awards are granted to selected students from distinctive and broadly diverse backgrounds based on their potential to enrich the educational environment on campus and make positive contributions to the larger world.

Application:
Complete a Luther application for admission.

Renewal:
Renewable as long as the student is enrolled full-time and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.


Value:
Up to $1,000 yearly match per student from Luther College for congregational support.

Selection Criteria:
Matching grants are given to students whose home congregation financially supports their Luther education.

Application:
A representative of the student's home congregation must submit the EPIC Contribution Form (PDF).

Renewal:
Renewable up to 8 semesters, based on full-time enrollment and continuing participation of home congregation.