Students admitted to Central College who have earned a cumulative 3.5 GPA and a 24 ACT/1090-1120 SAT will be invited to participate in Scholar Days to earn an additional $1,000 - $3,000 Trustee Scholarships. Invitations will be sent to eligible students.
Students attending will also be considered for full-tuition Kuyper Fellowships and $20,000 Pella Rolscreen Fellowships*.
* Application and all pertinent documents for admittance must be postmarked by January 15, 2013.
Fellowships are Central's most prestigious academic awards. Fellows are accorded a special mentoring relationship with a faculty member, resulting in a senior honors project. The prestigious designation "Central College Fellow" becomes a permanent fixture on the transcript of all candidates who complete the honors project. Areas include academic research, leadership, service, and the visual and performing arts.
$1,000 per year for four years
Awarded to students qualifying as a National Merit Finalist. Documentation may be required.
$1,500 per year for four years
Students must be a member of the Reformed Church in America OR be the child of an alumnus/a OR have a sibling who is attending or has graduated from Central College.
Awarded to students who demonstrate potential for college and do not meet the above academic criteria.
$500 - $2,000 per year for four years
Awards are available for students who have interests, skills, and talents in the following areas. Awards are given to both majors and non-majors in these areas. An interview, audition and/or portfolio review may be required. Learn more about Central Awards.
$3,700 per year for four years
Must reside in Iowa and demonstrate specific financial need. FAFSA due to processor by July 1, 2013.
You may be eligible for additional federal grants/financial aid. Learn more about Federal Grants.