Academic scholarships are awarded based on your college and high school achievement.

Presidential Community College Transfer Scholarship


Awarded to three students from each community college who possess an outstanding record of academic and extracurricular achievement.

Presidential Transfer Scholarship

Students must have 3.5 cumulative college GPA AND completed at least 26 semester hours of college work.

Central Transfer Scholarship

Up to $10,000* 
Students that have graduated from high school AND have enrolled in and completed college coursework.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

Students must be an active member of Phi Theta Kappa AND be admitted to Central College by March 1. Awarded in addition to any merit-based scholarship.

Heritage Award

Students who are a member of the Reformed Church in America OR the child of an alum OR have a sibling attending or graduated from Central College.

*Students may receive one of the scholarships listed.