Merit Scholarships

Financial Aid Office Info:

Mailing Address:
Student Financial Planning Office
Centre College
600 West Walnut Street
Danville, KY 40422
 
Telephone:
1.800.423.6236
 
Email:
finaid@centre.edu

Students On Laptops

Alongside a generous need-based financial aid program, Centre offers merit-based scholarships based on academic achievement, extracurricular accomplishment, and personal character.

All students who apply for admission by January 15 are automatically considered for all merit scholarships. These renewable four-year merit scholarships range from $5,000 to $21,500 each year.

Typically, about 50 percent of the students in our applicant pool will receive a merit scholarship. The information below lists available awards.

Merit Scholarships:

• Faculty Scholarship $21,500
• Colonel Scholarship $19,000
• Founders Scholarship $17,000
• Centre Award $13,000
• Alumni Award $5,000

The GPA requirements to maintain current scholarships are shown below:

• Brown Fellows Scholarship – 3.2 GPA
• Grissom Scholarship – 3.0 GPA
• Dean’s Scholarship – 3.0 GPA
• Faculty Scholarship – 2.8 GPA
• Colonel Scholarship – 2.5 GPA
• Founders Scholarship – 2.25 GPA
• Centre Award – 2.0 GPA
• New Horizons Scholarship – 2.0 GPA
• Alumni Award – 2.0 GPA

For more information about Merit and Special Scholarships view the PDF below:

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