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Scholarship opportunities for transfer students

Linfield offers a number of scholarships to students transferring to Linfield's McMinnville campus 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 $1,000 Awards: awarded to new first-year or transfer students who list family members who attended Linfield University on their application for admission.
  • Linfield Legacy $2,000 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, they will also receive the Linfield Legacy Award of $2,000.