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Scholarships Offered By Minnesota Institutions

Below are some of the scholarships offered by the college you selected.

Information on other scholarships and grants offered by the college: www.augsburg.edu.

Augsburg College Access Program (ACAP) Scholarship

Recognizes first-year students who have graduated from high school in good standing and who participated in a college readiness program such as College Possible, TRiO, AVID, Urban Debate League, or MEP. Students who qualify for the ACAP Scholarship may also receive the Augsburg Promise Grant.

Award Amount: $9,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, based on requirements listed above.
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
 

Augsburg Corporation Scholarship

Recognizes all students who are members of an ELCA congregation within the Minneapolis Area Synod, the St. Paul Area Synod, the Southeast Minnesota Synod, or the Northwest Wisconsin Synod, which own Augsburg through the Augsburg Corporation. Students must indicate their eligibility for the scholarship at the time of application to the institution.

Award Amount: $1,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, based on requirements listed above.
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
 

Augsburg Legacy Scholarship

Awarded to full time day students working toward their first bachelors degree, who are children or spouses of Augsburg graduates; siblings of current Augsburg students; or children or spouses of current ELCA pastors.

Award Amount: Minimum award of $9,000 per year; $1,000 per year for students who receive a Regents Scholarship.
Renewable? Yes, based on requirements listed above.
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
 

Augsburg Promise Grant

Students who qualify for the ACAP Scholarship may also receive the Augsburg Promise Grant covering the total cost of tuition (does not include fees, room, or board) through grants if they have an ACT of 20 or higher, a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher in core courses, Pell Grant eligible, participation in a college-readiness program, resident of Minnesota and a graduate of a Minnesota high school, and must reside in the residence halls while attending Augsburg.

Award Amount: Full Tuition
Renewable? Yes, based on requirements listed above.
Number Awarded: 30
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
 

Augsburg Youth Theology Institute Scholarship

Students who have completed the Youth Theology Institute at Augsburg prior to their senior year of high school and have met the requirements of the program are eligible to receive a scholarship upon enrolling at Augsburg. Students must notify the admissions office that they have participated in the Youth Theology Institute at the time of application to Augsburg College.

Award Amount: $1,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, based on requirements listed above.
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
 

Fine Arts Scholarship

The Fine Arts Scholarship recognizes incoming students who have excelled in art, film, music or theatre including vocal and instrumental performance, acting, design and production, who plan to actively participate in the fine or performing arts at Augsburg. This renewable award of $3,000 per year is based on an on-campus audition or presentation. Applicants need not major in art, film, music or theatre but are required to participate in a student organization and/or a performance group. Applicants may apply in more than one area of fine arts but may receive only one scholarship.

Award Amount: $3,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, participate in a student organization and/or a performance group.
Deadline: January 28th
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
More info: http://www.augsburg.edu/day/finaid/
 

Science Scholarships

These scholarships recognize incoming freshmen of high academic science achievement. Students must be in the top 30 percent of their high school class or on national tests (ACT or SAT), have a grade point average of 3.0 or above in the student's proposed science major, have completed intermediate algebra or pre-calculus, and be a full-time student in the day program.

Award Amount: $2,500 per year
Renewable? Yes, based on requirements listed above.
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
 

President's Scholarship

Recognizes first-year students of exceptional academic ability with strong evidence of leadership potential. Students must have a 3.5 or higher GPA in core classes OR a 27 or higher ACT composite (or a combined SAT score of 1860 or higher). Award decisions are based on academic criteria, letters of academic recommendation, leadership activities, academic essays, and an on-campus interview. To receive this award, qualified students are required to live on campus and to participate in Augsburgs Honors Program. If a Presidents Scholarship is awarded, recipients cannot receive any other Augsburg scholarships.

Award Amount: From $23,000 up to Full Tuition
Renewable? Yes, based on required GPA.
Deadline: January 28th
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
More info: http://www.augsburg.edu/day/finaid/
 

Regents' Scholarship

Recognizes new first-year students of high academic achievement beginning in the fall or new spring semester. These awards are awarded based on national test scores (ACT or SAT) and high school GPA. This scholarship is automatically awarded to all qualified students who are admitted to Augsburg College.

Award Amount: $9,000 - $15,000 per year
Renewable? Yes, based on required GPA.
Deadline: May 1st
Contact: Office of Admissions
Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: (612) 330-1001
E-mail: admissions1@augsburg.edu
More info: http://www.augsburg.edu/day/finaid/