Alumni Scholarships – Athens State University

Alumni Scholarships
The Athens State University Alumni Association has numerous scholarships available. In order to be considered for an Alumni Scholarship you must respond to essay questions addressing your financial need, scholarships and financial aid you have already received, what you have to offer Athens State University, any extracurricular activities you have participated in, and any honors you have received. Requirements: 3.0 minimum GPA; be enrolled at least 6 hours. Copies of transcripts from all colleges and universities attended must be uploaded into the online scholarship application. Preference is given to family members of Athens College/Athens State College/Athens State University graduates.

Applicants must not have a previous baccalaureate degree.

Golf Classic Scholarships
Golf Scholarships may be awarded to a student who demonstrates leadership qualities through clubs and organizations at Athens State or transfer institutions. Funding for this scholarship is provided by the Annual Alumni Association Golf Classic. The scholarship will be made available in two disbursements (fall/spring) and may be applied to tuition, fees and/or books purchased from the University Bookstore. Requirements: 3.0 minimum GPA; be enrolled at least 6 hours; must work 20 hours per semester for the Alumni Association as assigned by the Director of Alumni Affairs. Awards vary from $750-$3000 a year based on proceeds from the tournament. Awards are usually for two academic years depending on student fulfilling requirements and funding levels.

Applicants must not have a previous baccalaureate degree.

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