Bearkat Transfer Scholarships will automatically be offered for Fall 2018. Funds for Fall 2018/Spring 2019 are limited, and awards will be offered on a first-come, first serve basis. Apply for admission to SHSU today! No application is required other than applying for admission to Sam Houston State University!
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Award amount Transfer GPA (Cumulative) Minimum Renewable GPA
$3,000 4.0 3.8 $2,000 3.50 - 3.99 3.25 $1,500 3.00 - 3.49 2.75 $1,000 2.75 - 2.99 2.5
Transfer Scholarship Conditions
- First-time SHSU student, enrolling full-time at SHSU (must not have previously enrolled at SHSU),
- Transfer from an accredited community college or university,
- Be an undergraduate student, seeking their first bachelors degree,
- Have a minimum of 45 transferable academic credit hours, and
- Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75.
Renewal Scholarship Conditions
- Second year at SHSU,
- Received Transfer Scholarship the previous year,
- Maintained full-time academic status,
- Complete 30 hours of SHSU credits in the academic year, and
- Maintain SHSU GPA listed on the chart above.
Scholarship recipients will be notified by email with instructions on how to accept the offer.
For additional information, contact the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office.