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Freshman Scholarship Opportunities

Academic Scholarships

Please note that meeting the eligibility requirements for a scholarship does not guarantee receipt of the scholarship. To be considered for scholarships which are given through Admissions, please complete your Admissions application before the priority date of November 15. The amounts shown below are effective for entering Freshmen beginning in Fall 2021.

Scholarship

Criteria

Application Process

Yearly Amounts

Presidents Emerging Leaders Program (PELP)
Apply by 12/31

3.5 GPA

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Presidential

4.0 GPA

Admissions application to APSU

$6,000

Dean's

3.85 - 3.99 GPA

Admissions application to APSU

$3,500

Achievement

3.7 - 3.84 GPA

Admissions application to APSU

$2,000

Advancement

3.5 - 3.69 GPA

Admissions application to APSU

$1,500

Kimbrough (Limited Awards Available)

3.0 GPA
25 ACT
In-State Resident

Admissions application to APSU

$1,000

Howell C. Smith (Limited Awards Available)

High-achieving students

Admissions application to APSU

Award Amount Varies

 

Retention Information

Once awarded, scholarships have certain requirements in order to be retained between semesters. Review retention information here.