Scholarships Merit-based
Ball State University

Whitinger Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
Various benefits
Grant
United States
Location
06 Dec 2024
Application deadline

About

Many scholarships are based on talent, academics, service, or leadership. However, need-based programs also exist to assist students. Ball State University offers a wide variety of scholarships of its own and several of their academic departments award funding to students in their programs.

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

One

Grant

Full tuition waiver and other fees

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • living expenses
  • accommodation

Description

The Whitinger Scholarship is the signature scholarship of the Honors College and the most prestigious scholarship awarded by Ball State. It supplements Ball State’s Presidential Scholarship to provide full tuition and required fees plus on-campus room and board for eight new Honors College students of exceptional potential each year. 

Applicable programmes

Benefits

This scholarship covers full tuition (in-state or out-of-state), mandatory fees (those which apply automatically to all students), and on-campus room and board (a typical DeHority Complex shared double room with 14 meals per week) for eight semesters of undergraduate study. 

Eligibility

Eligibility for consideration includes:

  • Apply to the Honors College by the priority deadline of November 16.
  • Get accepted to Ball State and the Honors College.
  • Complete the Indiana Academic Honors Diploma or an equivalent curriculum in another state.
  • Earn a high school GPA of 3.85 or higher (on a 4.0 scale).

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

United States

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

06 Dec 2024

Honors College applicants who qualify for this award will receive application materials via their Ball State Applicant Status Portal. 

You must submit your completed application via your student portal by the December 6 deadline. 

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