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Agnes Scott Scholarships

Agnes Scott Scholarships

Are you a high-achieving, talented student interested in the monetary support and prestige that come with merit-based scholarships for college?

When granting women merit-based scholarships, Agnes Scott looks at several factors including academic achievement, community service, leadership and extracurricular involvement. The college automatically considers all early decision and early-action I and II applicants for these scholarships. Scholarships are awarded by the Office of Financial Aid.

Agnes Scott offers the following scholarships based on academic record, academic interests and ethnic and religious affiliations.

Marvin B. Perry Presidential Scholarships
Goizueta Foundation Scholarships
Founders Scholarships
Letitia Pate Evans Scholarships
Honor Scholarship
Frances Winship Walters Scholarships
Challenge Scholarship
Advantage Award
Agnes Scott College Presbyterian Scholarships
Nannette Hopkins Music Scholarships

Transfer-specific Scholarships
Agnes Scott College Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships
Agnes Scott College Georgia Perimeter College Scholarships


Marvin B. Perry Presidential Scholarships

Each year, our top first-year applicants interview for this prestigious scholarship, which awards full tuition, room and board for up to four years of study (currently a $174,000 value). Students chosen as Agnes Scott Presidential Scholars have excelled in academics, leadership, character and personal achievement.

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Goizueta Foundation Scholarships

Información en Español (PDF)

Agnes Scott offers one Goizueta Foundation Scholarship each year, covering full tuition, room and board (with a four-year value currently around $174,000). Strong preference is given to Hispanic/Latina women who have excelled in academics, leadership, character and personal achievement and who also demonstrate financial need. A separate application is required.

Print and mail this scholarship application (PDF).

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Founders Scholarships

In recognition of an excellent overall record.

This scholarship awards $22,000 per year, with a four-year value of $88,000.

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Letitia Pate Evans Scholarships

Awarded to students with competitive academic records, the scholarship is for $21,000 per year, with a four-year value of $84,000.

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Honor Scholarships

Given for a competitive academic record, this scholarship awards $20,000 per year, with a four-year value of $80,000.

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Frances Winship Walters Scholarships

In recognition of high school achievement, this scholarship awards $17,000 per year, with a four-year value of $68,000.

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Challenge Scholarships

In recognition of high school achievement, this scholarship awards $15,000 per year, with a four-year value of $60,000.

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Advantage Award

To help students engage with local and global communities, Agnes Scott offers the Advantage Award, which provides up to $3,000 to eligible students after completion of the sophomore year. These funds may be used to support student internship, study abroad and mentored research opportunities.

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Agnes Scott College Presbyterian Scholarships

Available on the basis of academic achievement and leadership in the Presbyterian Church (USA). Nomination by a Presbyterian minister suggested.  A separate application is required.

Print and mail this scholarship application (PDF).

This scholarship awards $1,000 to $3,000 per year, with a four-year value of $4,000 to $12,000.

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Nannette Hopkins Music Scholarships

This scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year students who express an intention of majoring or minoring in music, and who demonstrate scholastic ability, talent and seriousness of thought, purpose and endeavor, and who have financial need. The scholarship is renewable each year as long as the student continues to major or minor in music.

An audition is required as well as the application below. Each applicant should prepare two compositions in contrasting styles for her primary area of applied music (for example: one lyric, one virtuosic; or one Baroque, one Romantic, and one modern). In addition, singers are encouraged to audition singing vocal works in two different languages (one of which may be English). It is recommended that singers and pianists audition from memory.

Only the music faculty hears the auditions, after which they rank the applicants on the basis of musicality, technique, and level of difficulty of the repertoire performed at the audition.

Applicants needing an accompanist should mail or fax the accompaniments (in the correct key) to the staff accompanist no later than one week before the audition date.

Print and mail this scholarship application (PDF).

This scholarship awards $500 to $7,000 per year, with a four-year value of $2,000 to $28,000.

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Agnes Scott College Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

The Agnes Scott College Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship is a highly competitive award available to students who have a minimum of 45 credits, a 3.5 GPA and are current members of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. Incoming transfer students and/or students in the Irene K. Woodruff program are eligible for these awards. Part-time students and those with previous Bachelors degrees are not eligible.

The scholarship award begins at $15,000 per year and is renewable. The application deadline is June 1 for fall semester and November 15 for spring semester.  A separate application is required.

Print and mail this scholarship application (PDF).

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Agnes Scott College Georgia Perimeter College Scholarships 

Awarded to selected transfer applicants who have graduated from Georgia Perimeter College (GPC) within 12 months of enrollment at Agnes Scott. Candidates must submit a recommendation from a GPC professor and rank in the top 10 percent of their graduating class.

$10,000 per year (renewable)

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