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. A list of Outside Scholarships can be found on our Student Enrollment and Financial Services Office web page.
John Carroll University Scholarship
Renewable scholarships of $10,000-$20,000 per year are offered to full-time 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. Must maintain full-time status. 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 and maintain full-time status while attending JCU. FAFSA completion is required.
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 and are attending JCU full-time. Application form: FAFSA.