Scholarships

Cottey College offers a variety of scholarships based on academic merit and extracurricular activities, as well as leadership and athletic performance. Scholarships are made possible by the generosity of Cottey College Alumnae, members of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, and friends of the College. For more information please contact the Enrollment Management Office or your admission representative.

- Academic Scholarships

Awarded at time of acceptance for admission, we will review ACT/SAT score and cumulative high school GPA to determine qualification for an academic scholarship. Academic scholarships are automatically renewed for the second year, if the renewal requirements as stated below are met. If a student chooses to remain at Cottey to pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree, these scholarships would be available for four years.

Trustees' Scholarship
$9,000 per year
Average Student Profile: 30 ACT, 1340 SAT, 3.9 GPA
Renewal requirements: Complete 27 hours during first year at Cottey with 3.0 cumulative Cottey GPA

President's Scholarship
$6,500 per year
Average Student Profile: 27 ACT, 1220 SAT, 3.7 GPA
Renewal requirements: Complete 27 hours during first year at Cottey with 3.0 cumulative Cottey GPA

Founder's Scholarship
$4,500 per year
Average Student Profile: 24 ACT, 1110 SAT, 3.4 GPA
Renewal requirements: Complete 27 hours during first year at Cottey with 2.75 cumulative Cottey GPA

Achievement Award
$3,000 per year
Average Student Profile: 22 ACT, 1030 SAT, 3.25 GPA
Renewal requirements: Complete 27 hours during first year at Cottey with 2.5 cumulative Cottey GPA

+ Fine Arts Scholarships

+ Athletic Scholarships

+ Alumnae Scholarships

+ Girl Scout Leadership Award

+ Regional Leadership Achievement Award Program

+ The Aspiring Women Leader's Scholarship

+ P.E.O. Scholarships

+ International Peace Scholarship

+ Cottey A+ Scholarship (for Missouri Students)

+ Summer Workshop Scholarship

+ Transfer Scholarships

+ Scholarships for Returning Students

- Additional Non-Institutional Scholarship Sites

The College Board Website at http://www.collegeboard.org/
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