Academic Competitive Scholarships

JBU Competitive Scholarships

Scholarship Events: November 12-13, 2017 & February 11-12, 2018

Formal Invitation will be mailed to students who qualify for the Scholarship Events.

  • Acceptance for admission and scholarship application required by November 5th, 2017 for the fall event and by February 5th, 2018 for the spring event.

  • Test scores may be updated through the October ACT/SAT for the fall event and through the January ACT/SAT for the spring event.

  • Students who do not qualify for the fall event but later raise their score may attend the spring event.

  • Students may only attend one event and may receive only one academic scholarship.

  • Priority will be given to the first 100 students who RSVP for each event.

  • JBU does not evaluate the writing portion of ACT or SAT when determining scholarship eligibility.

  • The following amounts are for the 2018-2019 school year.

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

**Transfer students are ineligible for competitive scholarships but are eligible to receive merit-based scholarships.

**Only current high school seniors are eligible to compete for competitive scholarships.

**Competitive scholarships may not be combined with Leadership Scholarship.

Chart of Competitive Scholarship qualifications and award amounts. Chart data is listed in live text below.

Presidential Scholarship ($26,250)

ACT/SAT & GPA Criteria:
ACT 29 (SAT 1350-1380) – 3.9+ GPA
ACT 30/31 (SAT 1390-1440) – 3.7+ GPA
ACT 32/33 (SAT 1450-1510) – 3.6+ GPA
ACT 34+ (SAT 1520+) – 3.5+ GPA

Yearly scholarships awarded: 4

Requirements:

  • Must compete in scholarship competition
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Strong Christian character

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

Chancellor's Scholarship ($13,250)

ACT/SAT & GPA Criteria:
ACT 29 (SAT 1350-1380) – 3.7+ GPA
ACT 30/31 (SAT 1390-1440) – 3.5+ GPA
ACT 32/33 (SAT 1440-1510) – 3.4+ GPA
ACT 34+ (SAT 1520+) – 3.2+ GPA

Yearly scholarships awarded: Limited

Requirements:

  • Must compete in scholarship competition
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Strong Christian character

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

Excellence in Engineering Award ($12,250)

ACT or SAT min: ACT 27 (Math 25) / SAT 1280 (Math 640)

Yearly scholarships awarded: Limited

Requirements:

  • Must compete in scholarship competition
  • Entering freshman engineering or construction management major
  • Total Awarded 12                       

Renewal: 3.0 cumulative GPA

 

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