Transfer Scholarships

The following scholarships and awards are available to traditional transfer students. Please note that we use a recalculated cumulative GPA for merit scholarship amounts. 

Merit Scholarships

All transfer students with a complete application will be considered for merit scholarships of up to $26,500 per year depending on recalculated cumulative GPA.

Scholarship Cumulative GPA Range Award Amount
Founders Award 3.51-4.00 $26,500
Innovator Award 3.26-3.50 $23,500
Global Citizen Award 3.00-3.25 $21,000
Blue and Gold Award 2.75-2.99 $20,000
Transfer Merit Scholarship 2.50-2.74 $15,000

*Once matriculated, students must maintain a Goucher cumulative GPA of a 2.00 to maintain the scholarship each year

Associates Degree Award

Transfer students from any community college (in or out of state) whom have completed an Associate Degree of Arts or Associate Degree of Sciences are eligible to receive an award of $2,500.

*In order to receive the award, students must submit their final transcript that indicates the date the degree was conferred.

Phi Theta Kappa Award

Phi Theta Kappa transfer students from any community college (in or out of state) are eligible to receive an award of $2,000.

Honors Award

Transfer students who have completed at least 12 credits of honors coursework from one of our partner colleges, with whom we have guaranteed admission articulation agreements, are eligible to receive an award of $2,000. We currently have agreements with the following community colleges:  Baltimore City Community College, Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC), Frederick Community College, Harford Community College, Montgomery College, Howard Community College, Harrisburg Area Community College (PA).