Academic Competitive Scholarships

JBU Competitive Scholarships

Scholarship Event: February 8-9, 2015

Formal Invitation will be mailed to students who qualify for the Scholarship Event.

  • Acceptance for admission and scholarship application required.
  • Scholarship based on information received by Jan. 20.*
  • Students may receive only one academic scholarship.
  • JBU does not evaluate the writing portion of ACT nor SAT when determining scholarship eligibility.
  • The following amounts are for the 2015-2016 school year.

**International students are ineligible for competitive scholarships. See JBU's International Student Financial Aid page for more information.

**Transfer students are ineligible for competitive scholarships but are eligible to receive merit-based scholarships.

 

Presidential Scholarship ($24,500)

ACT/SAT & GPA Criteria:
ACT 29 (SAT 1280) – 3.9+ GPA
ACT 30/31 (SAT 1330-1390) – 3.7+ GPA
ACT 32/33 (SAT 1400-1480) – 3.6+ GPA
ACT 34+ (SAT 1490+) – 3.5+ GPA

Yearly scholarships awarded: 4

Requirements:

  • Must compete in annual scholarship competition
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Strong Christian character

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

 

Chancellor's Scholarship ($12,750)

ACT/SAT & GPA Criteria:
ACT 29 (SAT 1280) – 3.7+ GPA
ACT 30/31 (SAT 1330-1390) – 3.5+ GPA
ACT 32/33 (SAT 1400-1480) – 3.4+ GPA
ACT 34+ (SAT 1490+) – 3.2+ GPA

Yearly scholarships awarded: 45

Requirements:

  • Must compete in annual scholarship competition
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Strong Christian character

Renewal: 3.2 cumulative GPA

 

Excellence in Engineering Award ($11,500)

ACT or SAT min: ACT 27 (Math 25) / SAT 1210 (Math 620)

Yearly scholarships awarded: 12

Requirements:

  • Must compete in annual scholarship competition
  • Entering freshman engineering major                            

Renewal: 3.0 GPA

*Cannot be combined with Leadership Scholarship.