Scholarships and Awards for Prospective Students

Scholarships for High School Students

Each year BGSU Honors College students receive over $6.8 million dollars in scholarships.  Our students find scholarships in and outside of the Honors College.  Through the Honors College we are also willing to help you find scholarships, and help you market your skills and interests as you are applying for these scholarships. You can also hear from our reviewers offering their tips for scholarships and essays.

Honors College Scholarships

Honors Experience Study Abroad Scholarship

$2,000 to participate in BGSU Study Abroad awarded to all honors students who apply by deadline.

Deadline for Fall 2020 is January 15, 2020.

Presidential Scholars Award

27 scholarships offered - Full in state tuition and fees.

Deadline for Fall 2020 is December 9, 2019.

Alumni Laureate Scholarship

5 scholarships offered - Full in state tuition, fees, and $1,000 book award.

Deadline for Fall 2020 is December 9, 2019.

McGranaghan Scholarship

1 scholarship offered - $5,000 scholarship

Deadline for Fall 2020 is December 9, 2019.

Forsyth Award

Up to 2 scholarships offered - Full in state tuition and fees.

Deadline for Fall 2020 is December 9, 2019.

Dean Simon Morgan-Russell Scholarship in Arts & Sciences

Up to 4 scholarships offered - award amount varies

Deadline for Fall 2020 is February 15, 2020.

Questions about scholarships?  Contact Katrina Heilmeier, Honors Recruiter, at katrilc@bgsu.edu

Additional BGSU Scholarships

The scholarships below are additional opportunities available for students outside of automatic scholarships awarded by applying to BGSU.

Sidney A. Ribeau President's Leadership Academy (PLA)

Full in-state tuition and fees

Must complete scholarship application by December 9, 2019.

Falcon Achievement Award

$1,000 - $3,000 renewable scholarship

Must complete scholarship application and FAFSA by January 15, 2020.

Robert and Ellen Thompson Scholarship Program for Working Families

$5,000 renewable scholarship

Must complete scholarship application by January 15, 2020.

Bravo Music Awards

varies

Must audition on or before February 2020.

Art Talent Award

varies

Must complete scholarship application by January 15, 2020.

Technology Works Scholarships

$3,000 - $5,000

Complete scholarship application before January 15, 2020.

Academic Investment in Mathematics & Science (AIMS)

Amount Varies

Must complete scholarship application by January 15, 2020.

College of Business Scholarships

Amount Varies

Must complete scholarship application by December 31, 2019.  

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100% of BGSU Honors College students receive scholarships from BGSU.