Transfer Scholarships

A list of grants and scholarships offered to transfer students by the University is included below. Some scholarships require a special application and some require only the FAFSA. Requirements are included in the scholarship/grant description. Please be aware that many funds are limited, so early application is suggested.

John Carroll University Scholarship
Renewable scholarships of $10,000-$20,000 per year are offered to applicants based on their academic performance, strength of college-level coursework and participation in extracurricular activities. No application required.

John Carroll Grant
Renewable grants of $1,000-$20,000 are based on a percentage of demonstrated need. No repayment is required. Application form: FAFSA.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
$2,000 awards are given to a select number of members of Phi Theta Kappa. The scholarship is renewable for a second year. No formal application is required; student must indicate membership on admission application and provide verification of membership at a later date. FAFSA completion is required.

Huntington Scholarship
Awards of $1,000-$3,000 are given to students who live in Cuyahoga county, are majoring in the natural sciences or accounting, and have a GPA of 2.5 or better. Application form: FAFSA.

Building an Innovation Pipeline Scholarship
(Choose Ohio First Scholars Program)
Awards of $3640 are offered to applicants coming from a community college planning to major in Exercise Science or any of the following STEMM departments: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or Psychology. Application form: FAFSA and separate application.