2024-25 Jacksonville University Honors Scholarship (US Based)

Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Scholarship Summary: 
Jacksonville University Honors Scholarships may be awarded to incoming domestic freshmen of exceptional academic potential who have been fully accepted for admission and qualify for the Honors threshold based on GPA and test scores. 

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
To be eligible for consideration;
•  3.8 weighted high school GPA
•  Combined SAT Score of 1290 (Evidence Based Reading and Math) and/or ACT Composite Score of 27

Value of Scholarship: 
The JU Honors Scholarships are valued as follows;
i. Jacksonville University Honors Scholarship
The Jacksonville University Honors Scholarship replaces any academic or talent scholarships awarded prior to participation in the Honors Competition. All other gift and financial aid awarded the student may be applied toward Direct Costs.
ii. Legacy Scholarship
The Legacy Scholarship is for incoming students that have a relationship with an alumni of Jacksonville University. To qualify for this scholarship the alumni relationship can be their father, mother, sibling, or grandparent. The scholarship is $1,000 per year for 4 years. Students must designate this relationship on the admissions application.

All Honors Scholarships are renewable for four consecutive academic years, eight semesters, provided the student remains in good academic standing and enrolled in the Honors program.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
To apply;
i. Complete an application to Jacksonville University through JU’s App, or through the Common App. Students are encouraged to apply to JU early in the admissions cycle.
ii. Indicate your interest in the Honors Program on your application to the University by choosing ‘Yes’ when prompted.
iii. Submit your SAT or ACT scores promptly upon receipt of your results
iv. Students who are eligible and have been selected by the Honors Review Committee will receive an invitation to participate in this esteemed program. To confirm your participation, please complete the Honors Commitment form shared with you at the time of admission. 
v. Students receiving these scholarships must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 15th each year. These scholarships do not cover course overloads or books.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the Jacksonville University Honors Scholarship Page.