Student Financial Services

Scholarship Columbia

for continuing undergraduate students

Scholarship Columbia was established by the college as a matching challenge to increase scholarship dollars and invigorate the spirit of giving back in direct support of our students through the generous donations of staff, faculty, and friends of Columbia.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2016

Scholarship Columbia is open to:

  • Full-time undergraduate students who have completed a minimum of 60 hours of coursework at the time of application; transfer students must have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours of coursework, with at least 24 credit hours at Columbia at the time of application
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Scholarship based on:
  • Academic merit and financial need

Scholarship amount:
  • Maximum of $5,000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the scholarship:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by March 31, 2016. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


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