The academic year value of the Transfer Academic Excellence Scholarship is $4,000. Students must have a minimum cumulative transfer grade point average of 3.7 and a minimum of 24 accepted transfer credit hours. The transfer grade point average is calculated using all transferred grades even if they are from multiple colleges or universities.
The scholarship is automatically renewed for a second year if the student maintains a 3.5 or higher cumulative Ferris GPA. The two year value of the scholarship is $8,000. Students who wish to be considered for a third year of this scholarship, must continue to meet the renewal criteria of a 3.5 or higher GPA and full-time enrollment, and may submit an emailed request to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
Students must be enrolled full–time in an undergraduate, degree-granting program on the main Big Rapids campus only. Students meeting the Transfer Academic Excellence scholarship requirements will receive automatic consideration upon admission to Ferris.
One transfer scholarship, that which provides the student with the greatest benefit, will be awarded per year.
Ferris State University Transfer Scholarship award offers are subject to the availability of funds.