We are offering a Transfer Grant for all Newbury College and Southern Vermont College transfers--a $5,000 scholarship per year of undergraduate study up to four years. This scholarship is awarded above and beyond any merit and need-based financial aid you would normally receive. We want to be your new home. Come join the Pride!

Transfer Scholarships

Merit Scholarships

Transfer students with more than 12 credits are eligible for a merit scholarship. Awards are determined by the cumulative (every institution attended) GPA and are as follows.

  • Distinguished Scholarship: $22,000 annually
    • Eligibility: GPA 3.5 or higher
  • Honors Scholarship: $18,000 annually
    • Eligibility: GPA 3.2-3.49
  • Achiever Scholarship: $15,000 annually
    • Eligibility: GPA 3.0-3.19

For students that do not meet the criteria for a merit scholarship, we are pleased to offer the Director Award.

  • Director Award: $10,000 annually
    • Eligibility: GPA 2.9 or lower

Additional Transfer Scholarships

Preferred Application Award: $1,000

  • May 1 for fall semester enrollment
  • Dec. 1 for spring semester enrollment

Associates Degree Completion Award: $1,000

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship: $2,500

Legacy Award: $2,000


  • Spring enrollment preferred deadline: Dec. 1
  • Spring enrollment final deadline: Jan. 5
  • Fall enrollment preferred deadline: May 1
  • Fall enrollment final deadline: Aug. 15
  • Physical therapy and athletic training (fall enrollment only): Dec. 1
  • Occupational therapy (fall enrollment only): Jan. 15

Students will be considered for need-based financial aid once they’ve completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov.