Academic Transfer Award (Ohio Residents)

  • Must be U.S. Citizen
  • Ohio residents only
  • Admitted to the Kent Campus of Kent State University as a new transfer student
    • By April 1 for summer
    • By August 1 for fall
    • By December 1 for Spring
  • You must be enrolled in your first bachelor's degree program
  • Enroll as a full-time student (minimum 12 credit hours) each semester at the Kent Campus
  • Transfer a minimum of 12 undergraduate credit hours that were earned after graduating from high school
  • The minimum cumulative college grade point average (GPA average from all colleges the student attended previously) will be used to determine eligibility.  The cumulative college GPA will be calculated by Kent State University
  • Cannot be combined with the Flash Transfer Northeast Ohio Scholarship
  • Award amounts:
    • GPA 3.75 - 4.0:   $2,500
    • GPA 3.25 - 3.74: $2,000
    • GPA 2.50 - 3.24: $1,000
  • Transfer scholarships apply only to tuition