Partners in Excellence Transfer Scholarship

Scholarship available for students transferring from a transfer partner institution to Missouri S&T

When transferring directly from a transfer partner institution, you also qualify for the Partners in Excellence Transfer Scholarship.  

The Partners in Excellence Transfer Scholarship is for qualifying students who are transferring directly from one of over 50 transfer partner institution to Missouri S&T. For a complete list of our transfer partner institutions and transfer guides, visit our Transfer Admissions webpage.

Partners in Excellence Transfer Scholarship from Missouri

GPA to qualify Award for Missouri residents GPA to renew
4.00 - 3.50 $3,000 annually 3.00
3.49 - 3.25 $2,500 annually 3.00
3.24 - 3.00 $2,000 annually 3.00
<2.99 $500 annually 3.00

Partners in Excellence Transfer Scholarship from Out of State

GPA to qualify Award for out of state residents GPA to renew
4.00 - 3.50 $2,000 annually 3.00
3.49 - 3.00 $1,500 annually 3.00
<2.99 $1,000 annually 3.00 

All renewable scholarships are available for a total of four semesters to full-time students. All scholarships may be initiated at either the fall or spring semester. Renewal will be based on your cumulative GPA at Missouri S&T after two full semesters, including GPA on all credit transferred to Missouri S&T.

These scholarships are available for U.S. citizens, permanent residents and students pursuing their 1st bachelor's degree. International students may contact admissions regarding scholarships. Eligibility criteria and application process are as follows:

  • Admitted transfer students are automatically considered for scholarships (no separate scholarship application required) if they meet application deadlines. Students must be directly transferring from one of Missouri S&T's transfer partner institutions. 
  • The Partners in Excellence Transfer Scholarship is awarded in addition to other transfer merit-based scholarships. As such, the amounts listed above will be in added to the any other automatic merit transfer awards the student receives. This scholarship cannot be awarded in addition to the Border County Award or Missouri S&T Connection Award.
  • Transfer students must have completed 24, college-level, graded, transferrable credits from a U.S. institution and be pursuing their 1st bachelor's degree upon enrollment at Missouri S&T to be considered for scholarships. Application may be made prior to completing 24 hours but receipt of the award will require a transcript with 24 hours of credit with the appropriate grade point average (GPA).
  • Renewal will be based on a cumulative GPA after two semesters at Missouri S&T. Cumulative GPA will include courses transferred in and those taken at Missouri S&T.
  • Students must be enrolled on a full-time basis to receive scholarship. Full-time is defined as a minimum of 12 hours at Missouri S&T.
  • The scholarship amounts reflect an annual award with one-half available for the fall semester and one-half for the spring semester (scholarships are not available for summer sessions).
  • Starting for students transferring in the Fall 2020 semester, out of state residents who become Missouri residents will be assessed instate tuition and forfeit the out of state merit scholarships.