Admissions Scholarships

Freshmen and new transfer students are automatically considered for academic scholarships as part of the admissions process. See deadlines and details below!

Who Is Eligible?

Entering Freshman applicants beginning their studies in Fall 2022, enrolled as full time students each semester (minimum of 12 credits) and successfully completing a minimum of 24 credits hours per academic year, progressing toward graduation within 4 years.

When Is the Scholarship Deadline, and When Are Recipients Notified?

All incoming freshman admitted to Purdue Northwest by the priority deadlines below will automatically be considered for the Academic Achievement Scholarship.

The priority deadline for scholarship consideration is December 1 for Spring 2022 and December 15 Fall 2022. Completed applications received after the deadline will be considered for scholarships based upon available funds.

Scholarship recipients will be notified within a week of receiving their admission decision and need to accept their scholarship by January 1 for Spring 2022 and May 1 for Fall 2022. Scholarship offers made after these deadlines will have one month to accept their scholarship from the time the offer is made. Extensions are available upon request.

How Much Are Scholarships Worth?

High School GPAAward Amount
3.7 and higher$2,500 (resident)
$3,500 (non-resident)
3.4 to 3.69$2,000 (resident)
$3,000 (non-resident)
3 to 3.39$1,000 (resident)
$2,000 (non-resident)

Is This Scholarship Renewable?

Yes. The scholarship is renewable for up to 4 consecutive years (8 semesters). Scholarship renewal will be assessed at the end of Spring semester. Those with 3.0 cumulative GPA and successful completion of at least 24 credit hours will be automatically renewed for the following academic year. Summer classes will be considered for those who do not meet requirements.

*Scholarships are awarded in accordance with fund availability.

Who Is Eligible?

Entering Transfer applicants beginning their studies in Spring or Fall 2022, enrolled as full-time students each semester (minimum of 12 credits) and successfully completing a minimum of 24 credits hours per academic year.

When Is the Scholarship Deadline, and When Are Recipients Notified?

Applicants must be admitted to Purdue University Northwest for PNW Transfer Scholarship consideration before December 1 for Spring 2022 and May 1, 2022, for Fall 2022.

Scholarship recipients will be notified within a week of receiving their admission decision and need to accept their scholarship within the following month. Extensions are available upon request.

What Is the Scholarship Consideration Criteria?

Consideration begins with a GPA of 3.0.

How Much Is the Scholarship Worth?

$1,500+ per year (summer semester excluded)*

Is This Scholarship Renewable?

Yes. The scholarship is renewable for up to 2 consecutive years (4 semesters). Scholarship renewal will be assessed at the end of Spring semester. Those with 3.0 cumulative GPA and successful completion of at least 24 credit hours will be automatically renewed for the following academic year. Summer classes will be considered for those who do not meet requirements.

*Scholarships are awarded in accordance with fund availability.