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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 Spring 2022

Your associate’s degree and a 2.5 GPA now guarantee you our highest transfer scholarship of $18,000 a year through our Transfer Distinction Award.

Phi Theta Kappa recipients can receive an additional $2,000 per year, guaranteeing your total award of $20,000 every year you maintain the GPA specified on your offer of admission from Western New England University.

Transfer Distinction Award for Fall 2022

Your associate’s degree and a 2.5 GPA now guarantee you our highest transfer scholarship of $20,000 a year through our Transfer Distinction Award.

Phi Theta Kappa recipients can receive an additional $2,000 per year, guaranteeing your total award of $22,000 every year you maintain the GPA specified on your offer of admission from Western New England University.

Requirements:

  • 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 2022
Students who have at least a 3.76 GPA will be considered for a $20,000 merit scholarship. Students with a 3.46 to 3.75 GPA will be considered for an $18,000 merit scholarship, 3.01 to 3.45 GPA will be considered for a $16,000 merit scholarship and students with a 2.71 to 3.0 will be considered for a $14,000 merit scholarship. Students who are accepted with a GPA below a 2.71 will be considered on a case-by-case basis for a $12,000 success grant. 

Transfer Merit Scholarships for Spring 2022
Students who have at least a 3.50 cumulative GPA will be considered for our highest transfer award of $18,000 and students with a GPA between 2.5 and 3.49 will be considered for our $13,000 scholarship. Students who are accepted with a GPA below a 2.5 will be considered on a case-by-case basis for an $11,000 grant.

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.