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Transfer Scholarships

The Transfer Distinction Award
Great News for Transfer Students with an Associate’s Degree! You already qualify for our Transfer Distinction Award.

Transfer Distinction Award for Fall 2023

Your associate’s degree and a 2.5 GPA now guarantee you our highest transfer scholarship of $25,000 a year through our Transfer Distinction Award.

Phi Theta Kappa recipients can receive an additional $2,000 per year, guaranteeing your total award of $27,000 per year.


  • You must have or will earn an associate’s degree before enrolling at Western New England University
  • You must have a 2.50 or better cumulative GPA from any/all institutions attended
  • You must meet the Admissions requirements for your chosen major.
  • You must be enrolling as a full-time student.

So what are you waiting for? Contact us for more information on how you can take advantage of this incredible new opportunity or apply today.

For questions about the Transfer Distinction Award, contact Michael Russell, Director of Transfer Admissions at michael.russell@wne.edu or 413-782-1590.

Transfer Scholarship Opportunities

Transfer Merit Scholarships for Fall 2023

  • GPA 3.50-4.00: $22,000 per year
  • GPA 3.00-3.49: $20,000 per year
  • GPA 2.50-2.99: $18,000 per year
  • GPA below 2.50: $16,000 per year

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
We also offer an additional $2,000 to students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa at their community college and have a 2.50 or higher composite GPA from all institutions previously attended.