All students admitted to Goucher, who submitted a high school transcript, are automatically considered for a merit scholarship. The selection process for these scholarships is competitive and is based on academic performance, with awards going to high-achieving students. Goucher students must achieve a 2.75 cumulative GPA to maintain a scholarship; scholarships are renewable and awarded for up to eight semesters.
Maryland Scholars Program
The Maryland Scholars Program is designed to make a Goucher education accessible to first-generation Maryland residents from underserved socio-economic communities. Consideration for the program is available to students who exhibit intellectual promise, motivation, and scholarship.
For more information, please visit the Maryland Scholars Program webpage.
Fine and Performing Arts Scholarships
The Fine and Performing Arts Scholarships recognize students planning to major in dance, theatre, music, or the visual arts. Awarded to outstanding student artists, this is a renewable scholarship. Selected applicants will be invited to campus in spring 2018 for an audition or portfolio review, and for an interview.