Scholarships for Transfer Students

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Award

Boston University awards two-year, $20,000 tuition scholarships to selected transfer students who are members of the Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society and are nominated by their chapter advisor. Students competitive for this award are outstanding leaders who have demonstrated academic excellence. Recipients must enroll as juniors at Boston University with a minimum of 60 transferable credits. This scholarship is only available to students applying for the September term.

Nominations must be submitted by March 1. PTK chapter advisors can download a nomination form and an announcement with more information below.

Bunker Hill Community College Scholarship Award

Boston University awards full-tuition scholarships to selected transfer students from Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) who have been nominated by the college. Students competing for this award must have a minimum 3.5 GPA at BHCC and be Boston public high school graduates. Recipients must enroll as juniors at Boston University with a minimum of 60 transferable credits. This scholarship is only available to students applying for the September term.

Nominations must be submitted to Boston University no later than March 1.

Massachusetts Bay Community College Scholarship Award

Boston University awards full-tuition scholarships to selected transfer students from Massachusetts Bay Community College (MBCC) who have been nominated by the college. Students competing for this award must have a minimum 3.5 GPA at MBCC and be graduates of one of the Boston public high schools. Recipients must enroll as juniors at Boston University with a minimum of 60 transferable credits. This scholarship is only available to students applying for the September term.

Nominations must be submitted to Boston University no later than March 1.

Roxbury Community College Scholarship Award

Boston University awards full-tuition scholarships to selected transfer students from Roxbury Community College (RCC) who have been nominated by the college. Students competitive for this award must have a minimum 3.5 GPA at RCC. Recipients must enroll as juniors at Boston University with a minimum of 60 transferable credits. This scholarship is only available to students applying for the September term.

Names of nominees must be submitted to Boston University no later than March 1.

Deans’ Scholarship

Academically talented transfer applicants are also eligible for the Deans’ Scholarship. Refer to More Scholarships for additional information.

For questions regarding these scholarships, please contact the Admissions office at 617-353-2300.