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Austin Peay Promise 

At Austin Peay State University, we offer the kinds of big opportunities that usually come with a big price tag. But, for community college students, access to stellar opportunities at APSU are more affordable than ever, thanks to the Austin Peay Promise Scholarship. In fact, you could be awarded a scholarship up to $4,000!

Scholarships are available to all Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) Community Colleges and Hopkinsville Community College attendees, transferring a minimum of 30 credit hours, who achieve a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. While scholarships are offered year-round, it is important that you apply early to take advantage of other scholarships opportunities that may be available. This award is intended for first-time transfer students.

How to Apply

There is not an application for this scholarship. If you are eligible for this award, you will automatically be offered it once you meet all requirements.

Scholarship Amounts

Scholarship amounts are based on full-time enrollment. If you enroll for less than full-time, your scholarship will be pro-rated based on the number of enrolled hours. All recipients must enroll for a minimum of 6 hours per semester. This scholarship is awarded only in Fall and Spring semesters for a maximum of 4 semesters.

Cumulative GPA Scholarship Award
3.75 - 4.00 $4,000
3.50 - 3.74 $3,000
3.25 - 3.49 $2,000
3.00 - 3.24 $1,500


Transfer Center

Contact the Transfer Center to learn more about the resources offered.

Transfer Center
Email: transfercenter@apsu.edu
Phone: (931) 221-7661
Toll Free: (800) 844-APSU