Scholarships

FALL 2015-2016 MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS

 

2016-2017 FIRST YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS*
GPA Scholarship Name In State/NEBHE (per year) Out of State (per year)
3.75 – 4.00 Presidential $5,500 $10,000
3.25 – 3.74 Dean’s $4,000 $8,000
2.75 – 3.24 Aspire $3,000 $7,000
2.25 – 2.74 Promise $2,000 $5,000
< 2.25 N/A $0 $0
Merit scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years (for a total of eight full-time fall and spring semesters). A specific cumulative GPA is required annually to renew merit scholarships, as follows: Presidential and Dean’s: 3.0; Aspire: 2.5; Promise: 2.25.

 

2015-2016 TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIPS* **
GPA Scholarship Name In State/NEBHE (per year) Out of State (per year)
3.50 – 4.00 Presidential $3,000 $6,000
3.25 – 3.49 Dean’s $2,000 $5,000
2.75 – 3.25 Aspire $1,000 $3,000
< 2.75 N/A $0 $0
Merit scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years (for a total of eight full-time fall and spring semesters). A specific cumulative GPA is required annually to renew merit scholarships, as follows: Presidential and Dean’s: 3.0; Aspire: 2.75.

 
International Scholarships
Scholarships for international first year students are equal to the 2015-2016 out of state first year scholarships, as listed above.

Scholarships for international transfer students are equal to the 2015-2016 out of state transfer scholarships, as listed above
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ADDITIONAL AWARDS
 
STEM Scholarship – $1,000
Awards are made to accepted, incoming, first-year New Hampshire students who have declared their major in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Biology, Environmental Science & Policy, Information Technology, Mathematics or Meteorology. Awards are renewable for three additional years if a cumulative 3.25 GPA is maintained and the student remains enrolled as a full-time STEM major.

Talent Grants – $500 to $4500
All qualified, incoming, first-year students in Music, Theatre and Dance will be considered for a limited number of Talent Grants. These awards are renewable annually. Please note that an audition is required to be considered for one of these grants. For more information, email mtd_dept@plymouth.edu or visit their website.

 
 
 
 
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*PSU merit scholarships are awarded by the Admissions Office. Notification of eligibility is included in your acceptance letter. All merit awards are evenly split between fall and spring semesters.

**Only students with 24 or more transferable credits will be considered for transfer scholarships.

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