Scholarships

James River College Scholarships

Academic Merit Award

  • Amount –  $1,000 – $6,000 per Academic Year
  • Eligibility – Awarded based on GPA and ACT/SAT scored
  • Requirements – No application necessary
  • Renewable – Yes, student must maintain a 2.5 GPA.

Community Leadership Award

  • Amount – $2,000 – $6,000 over two Academic Years
  • Eligibility – Awarded to a limited number of incoming freshmen who have demonstrated leadership through community service at their church, in the community, or in their school. Minimum of 100 hours of service required, and a demonstration of high academic achievement; 3.0 GPA & 20 ACT
  • Requirements – Application with reference letter and essay required.
  • Renewable – No. Scholarship is offered to incoming freshmen and divided over 4 semesters.

Missouri A+ Recognition Award

  • Amount – $1,000 per Academic Year
  • Eligibility – First time freshmen and transfers who have completed the Missouri A+ Schools Program
  • Requirements – No application necessary
  • Renewable – Yes, renewable with a 2.5 GPA

AG Minister's Children Award

  • Amount – $2,000 per Academic Year
  • Eligibility – Awarded to eligible dependents of active licensed or ordained AG ministers and missionaries
  • Requirements – Proof of Parents credentials as an active licensed or ordained AG minister or missionary
  • Renewable – Yes, student must maintain a 2.5 GPA

Minister's Children Award

  • Amount – $2,000 per Academic Year
  • Eligibility – Awarded to eligible dependents of active licensed or ordained ministers and missionaries
  • Requirements – Proof of Parent’s credentials as an active licensed or ordained minister or missionary
  • Renewable – Yes, student must maintain a 2.5 GPA

Ministry Leadership Award (Practicums)

  • Amount – $2,000 per Academic Year
  • Eligibility – Awarded to a limited number of incoming freshmen who have demonstrated ministry leadership through service at their church. Minimum of 100 hours of service required, and demonstration of academic achievement; 2.5 GPA.
  • Requirements – Application with reference letter and essay required. Student must participate in the practicum for the ministry leadership award for which they are applying. 1)Pastoral; 2)Worship & Production; 3)Youth; 4)Kid’s
  • Renewable – Yes. Student must maintain standard academic progress, and remain in the practicum for the ministry leadership award for which they are applying.

National Fine Arts Award

  • Amount – $500 -$2,000 over two Academic Years
  • Eligibility – National Merit Award will receive a total of $2,000 over 2 years, scholarship will be awarded $500 each semester; National Level- Superior with Honors will receive a total of $1,000 over 2 years, scholarship will be awarded $250 each semester; or District Level- Superior with Invitation will receive a total of $500 over 2 years, scholarship will be awarded $125 each semester.
  • Requirements – Application with a certificate from fine arts with award listed.
  • Renewable – No. Scholarship is offered to incoming freshmen and divided over 4 semesters.

James River College Need Grant

  • Amount – Awarded based on need per Academic year.
  • Eligibility – This is a grant awarded based on the need calculation from the FAFSA, alongside the rest of their award package.
  • Requirements – An essay and FAFSA (submitted by Feb 1st before applying).
  • Renewable – No. However, students may re-apply before their second year.

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