Scholarships for Transfer Students

Community College Academic Scholarships
Financial Assistance


Financial Aid is financial assistance that helps a student lessen the difference between what he/she can afford to pay and the actual cost of attendance. Financial assistance consists of grants, loans, employment, scholarships or a combination of any of these forms.
Students seeking federal financial assistance are required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Community College Scholarships:
 
Phi Theta Kappa Academic Scholarship
Requirements:
    Community /Junior College Graduate with an Associates of Arts Degree
    Cumulative GPA of 3.50
    Active member of Phi Theta Kappa
    Minimum of 60 hours of transfer credits
Scholarship Awards:
    Covers Full Tuition, Room, and Board (on campus only)
    $1,000 per year book award
    Renewable: Must maintain GPA of 3.25 or above and enroll in 15 hours per semester at JSU


JSU Tiger Transfer Scholarship
 Requirements:
    Community/Junior College Graduate with Associate of Arts Degree
    Cumulative of GPA of 3.00
    Minimum of 60 hours of transfer credits
Scholarship Awards:
    Covers Full Tuition only
    Renewable –must maintain GPA of 3.00 or above and enroll in 15 hours per semester at JSU

 


Contact information: 
Jennifer Gilmore (Community College Scholarship Advisor) 
Coordinator of Transfer Student Services and Scholarships  
Undergraduate Studies & Cyber Learning
601.979.3339 

Lekesha Tubbs (Community College Scholarship Advisor) 
Transfer Advisors of Transfer Student Services and Scholarships  
Undergraduate Studies & CyberLearning
601.979.3345