Scholarships & Grants

Academic: Merit-Based

Acceptance for admissions required. Scholarship based on information received by May 1.

 

Academic awards are based upon ACT or SAT superscore and GPA.

JBU does not evaluate the writing portion of neither ACT nor SAT when determining scholarship eligibility.

**International students are ineligible for merit-based scholarships. See JBU's International Student Financial Aid page for more information.

*Only one academic scholarship per student.


The following amounts are for the 2015-2016 school year.

National Merit Award ($14,000)

Freshman requirements:
National Merit Finalist or Semi-Finalist.
Limited awards.

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

 

Trustee's Award ($10,500)

Freshman requirements:
       SAT ACT GPA
1250+ 28+  ---
1210 - 1240 27 3.6
1170 - 1200 26 3.8
1130 - 1160 25 4.0

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

Transfer Requirements:

3.6 cumulative GPA with 24 transfer hours 

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

 

Dean's Award ($8,500)

Freshman requirements:
       SAT ACT GPA
1210 - 1240 27 ---
1170 - 1200 26 3.6
1130 - 1160 25 3.8
1090 - 1120 24 4.0

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

Transfer Requirements:

3.5 cumulative GPA with 24 transfer hours

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

 

Professor's Award ($6,500)

Freshman requirements:
       SAT ACT GPA
1130 - 1200 25/26 ---
1090 - 1120 24 3.6
1050 - 1080 23 3.8
1020 - 1040 22 4.0

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

Transfer Requirements:

3.4 cumulative GPA with 24 transfer hours

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

 

Academic Opportunity Award ($4,500)

Freshman requirements:

       SAT

ACT GPA

1050 - 1120

23/24 ---

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

Transfer Requirements:

3.3 cumulative GPA with 24 transfer hours

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA