Transfer Scholarships

All awards are renewable provided certain criteria are met. Unless noted, none of these scholarships may be combined. For more specific information, visit the Office of Financial Aid‘s website.

Students who transfer with 120 or more credit hours are not eligible for automatic transfer scholarships. Automatic transfer scholarships are only available for students who are working on their first bachelor’s degree. Eligibility is evaluated once you’ve been accepted to Mizzou.

Automatic Awards: Simply apply for admission to qualify

Missouri Residents

Award

Amount Per Year (Academic Year 2021-22)

Minimum Criteria

Missouri Transfer Award I $4,500 3.75 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
Missouri Transfer Award II $3,500 3.50 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
Missouri Transfer Award III $2,500 3.00 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
Missouri Transfer Award III $2,500 3.00 GPA and 25–36 ACT or 1200–1600 SAT and fewer than 24 transferable credit hours
Phi Theta Kappa Award $1,000* Be a member of Phi Theta Kappa
Missouri Community College Award $500* Have earned an associates degree from a Missouri community college
Missouri Land Grant 100% of unmet need for tuition and fees For Pell-eligible students. Must submit FAFSA to MU by Jan. 1.

Missouri resident scholarships are available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents only.

Nonresidents

Award

Amount Per Year (Academic Year 2021-22)

Minimum Criteria

Nonresident Transfer Award I Full reduction of nonresident fees 3.90 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
Nonresident Transfer Award II Half reduction of nonresident fees 3.00 GPA and 24 or more transferable credit hours
Nonresident Transfer Award III Half reduction of nonresident fees 3.00 GPA and 27–36 ACT or 1260–1600 SAT and fewer than 24 transferable
credit hours
Phi Theta Kappa Award $1,000* Be a member of Phi Theta Kappa
Missouri Community College Award $500* Have earned an associates degree from a Missouri community college

*Phi Theta Kappa and Missouri community college associate of arts degree awards may be combined with other awards. All scholarships are subject to change without notice. They are not to be regarded as offers to contract.

Nonresident scholarships can only be applied to the nonresident portion of tuition.

Please note: International applicants to Coordinated Undergraduate Degree Programs (CUDPs) in the Missouri School of Journalism are not considered for transfer scholarships.

Students previously enrolled at Mizzou as a degree seeking student are not eligible for transfer scholarships.