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University Tuition Scholarship for Underrepresented Students

General Information

Students who bring diversity to the BGSU campus community will be considered for an award of $3,500.

Application Deadline

To ensure consideration the priority deadline to submit this application is February 15, 2014.

Minimum Criteria

  1. Academic Qualifications include:
    • 3.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average on a 4.0 scale
    • 20 ACT Composite or 900 SAT Critical Reading and Math Scores
  2. Demonstrate financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA). File by February 15, 2014.

Additional Criteria to be Considered

  1. Race/Ethnicity
  2. Location of High School Attended
  3. State
  4. Ohio County of Residence
  5. Commitment to Diversity and/or Alternative Measures of Academic Achievement
  6. Required Essay

How to apply

  1. Apply online for Fall Semester admission to BGSU. (If you have already applied go to number 2)

  2. Apply online for the University Tuition Scholarship for Underrepresented Students and complete the required essay by February 15, 2014. (Transfer Students are not eligible for this scholarship).

  3. For questions contact:

    Armina Patton – Director of Scholarships
    Student Financial Aid
    231 Administration Building
    Bowling Green State University
    Bowling Green, OH 43403
    Phone: 419-372-2651
    Fax: 419-372-0404
    Email: arminap@bgsu.edu

    Kevin Holloway – Assistant Director Multicultural Recruitment
    Office of Admissions
    110 McFall Center
    Bowling Green State University
    Bowling Green, Ohio 43403
    Phone: 419-372-7798
    Email: klhollo@bgsu.edu

  4. File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov after January 1, 2014. To ensure consideration file by February 15, 2014.