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Scholarship opportunities for transfer students

Linfield offers a number of scholarships to students transferring to Linfield and attending full time.

Chemeketa Scholars at Linfield Scholarship

Students participating in the Chemeketa Scholars program at Chemeketa Community College will be considered for a Chemeketa Scholars at Linfield Scholarship.

  • Consideration for the Chemeketa Scholars at Linfield Scholarship is given to admitted transfer students with at least a 3.000 cumulative college GPA.
  • A separate application is not required. However, the Office of Admission or the Office of Financial Aid will verify participation in the Chemeketa Scholars program.
  • The award is renewable at the same dollar amount for two years of continuous full-time enrollment at Linfield.
  • Up to 10 Chemeketa Scholars at Linfield Scholarships are available annually. Students are only eligible to receive either a Transfer Scholarship or a Chemeketa Scholars at Linfield Scholarship.

Honor Society Scholarships

Members of Phi Theta Kappa (two-year college honor society) or Alpha Gamma Sigma (California Community College honor society) are eligible for an honor society scholarship up to $3,000.

  • Consideration for the honor society scholarship is given to admitted transfer students with at least a 3.000 cumulative college GPA.
  • A separate application is not required. However, please notify the Office of Admission or Financial Aid that the honor society membership is current.
  • Entering first-year students are not eligible to receive this scholarship.
  • The honor society scholarship is renewable each year at the same dollar amount if the student maintains a 3.000 Linfield cumulative GPA and applies for renewal in a timely manner.
  • Students are not eligible to receive multiple honor society scholarships if they are members of more than one honor society.
  • Students receiving either a Transfer scholarship or a Chemeketa Scholars at Linfield scholarship are eligible to receive an honor society scholarship.

Linfield Legacy Award

  • Linfield Legacy $500 Awards: awarded to new first-year or transfer students who list family members who attended Linfield University on their application for admission.
  • Linfield Legacy $1,000 Awards: awarded to new first-year or transfer students who currently have a sibling enrolled at Linfield University. For the remainder of the sibling’s enrollment he/she will also receive the Linfield Legacy Award of $1,000.