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Transfer Scholarships

Transfer students can submit ONE online scholarship application to apply for multiple donor-based scholarships funded through the Wright State University Foundation and also scholarships funded by the university. The system will automatically match students with multiple scholarships listed below and/or other scholarships for which they are eligible. Some scholarships below have a separate application process, click on the scholarship titles below for more details. For more details on possible scholarship opportunities, use the scholarship search to see what you may qualify for. Final awards will be determined by various scholarship committees. Click on the scholarship titles below for more details.

(There may be other department/division scholarship options not yet associated with this application, so check with the chair or program director in your department for any other options.)

Wright State students can access the online scholarship application via WINGS Express.

In WINGS Express select the Student and Financial Aid tab, then click on Financial Aid and Scholarships, and then click on *Online Scholarship Application.

Be sure your online scholarship application is submitted by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on January 3, 2017.

Once you have submitted your application, you will NOT be able to access it to make changes. However, you will be able to monitor the return of your Recommendation Form and make changes to your reference after the application has been submitted. You will log back into your scholarship application via WINGS Express. Once in your application, click on the "blue button" titled Recommendations.

Scholarship award decisions begin in the spring and continue throughout the summer. If a scholarship has been posted to a student’s award notice, the student will receive the general Financial Aid Award notification email via their Wright State University email account.  The Award Notice is available in WINGS Express.

Be sure to review the other Transfer Student Scholarship opportunities listed below.

Scholarships are awarded on an "as funds are available" basis.

Award Amount
Up to $1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 2.7; Student must be the immediate family member (spouse, child, legal dependent, stepchild, or grandchild) of a Wright State University graduate who is a current annual gold level member of the Wright State University Alumni Association and at least in their third consecutive year of gold level membership or a paid-in-full life gold member at the time of application.

Renewable?
Yes; must reapply annually
Deadline Date
January 3 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply

1. Apply for Undergraduate Admission.
2. Complete the Wright State University Online Scholarship Application by January 3 (prior to the start of the academic year).

Essay Requirements/ Expectations

In the general Essay section of the online scholarship application, be sure to include your commitment to community service and outline how you lived out that commitment in your own experiences (3,500 character maximum). If copied and pasted from MS Word, please do not use formatting like indentations or bullets.

Additional Information

For membership information, visit WSU Alumni Association or call (937) 775-2620.

Award Amount
Minimum $1,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to female undergraduate continuing or transfer students (of at least sophomore status) admitted to the Raj Soin College of Business, majoring in Accountancy with a minimum GPA of 2.5; students must be working while attending school.  Preference will be given to minority students.

Deadline Date
January 3 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply

Complete the Wright State University Online Scholarship Application by the deadline date.

 

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Awards vary from $1,500 to $5,200
Eligibility Criteria

Available to admitted transfer students who are Ohio residents pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or Medicine (STEMM); 3.0 GPA or above.

Deadline Date
January 3 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply

Complete the Wright State University Online Scholarship Application by the deadline date.

Essay Requirements/ Expectations

In the general Essay section of the application, be sure to include your educational and professional career goals.

Award Amount
$3,000 (full-time)/ $1,500 (part-time)
Eligibility Criteria

See College of Engineering and Computer Science Transfer Scholarship Program website for details.

Renewable?
Yes; for two years
Deadline Date
Fall Term: August 1; Spring Term: December 1; Summer Term: April 1
How to Apply

Complete the online application at www.cecs.wright.edu/transferscholarship.

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

3.0 cumulative GPA; completed the partnership program and graduated with an associate degree from Clark State Community College (Gateway Program), Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Edison Community College (PASS), Sinclair Community College (Double Degree) and Southern State Community College (Connector Program); enroll at least part-time at Wright State University directly from one of the above mentioned schools.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years
How to Apply
  1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
  2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
  3. Plan to enroll at least part-time student at Wright State University after earning an associate degree from Clark State Community College (Gateway Program), Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Edison Community College (PASS), Sinclair Community College (Double Degree) and Southern State Community College (Connector Program).
  4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Awards are made to eligible applicants after the final college transcript is reviewed by the Office of Financial Aid.
  5. Eligible students will be notified by letter via U.S. mail.
Award Amount
$1,500. One award made annually.
Eligibility Criteria

3.5 cumulative GPA; 36 transferable quarter hours or 24 semester hours; enroll full-time at Wright State University directly from two-year college; member of Phi Theta Kappa.

Renewable?
Yes; for two years
Deadline Date
January 3 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
  1. Apply for Undergraduate Admission.
  2. Complete the Wright State University Online Scholarship Application by January 3 (prior to the start of the academic year).
  3. Upload a copy of your PTK membership in the scholarship application.
  4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.


This is a competitive scholarship process, not an automatic award. Award decision is made by May 15.

Award Amount
1/3 amount of in-state tuition
Eligibility Criteria

Have a Sinclair or Clark State graduating cumulative GPA of 3.0 with a completed Associate's Degree. Pursue a BSB in Business degree at Wright State. Maintain full-time status and a 3.0 GPA at Wright State.

Renewable?
Yes; must reapply; maximum two years
Deadline Date
Fall semester - May 15; Spring semester - November 15
How to Apply

Complete the application. The application link will take you to a document that contains two application forms - one for Sinclair Community College students and one for Clark State Community College students; please fill out the form appropriate for you.

Application
Award Amount
$2,000
Eligibility Criteria

3.25-3.49 cumulative GPA; graduate with associate degree from state-assisted two-year college; enroll at least part-time at Wright State University directly from two-year college.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years
How to Apply

1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after earning an associate degree from a two-year college.
4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Awards are made to eligible applicants after the final college transcript is reviewed by the Office of Financial Aid.
5. Eligible students will be awarded and notified by letter via U.S. mail.

Award Amount
$2,500
Eligibility Criteria

3.5 cumulative GPA or higher; graduate with associate degree from state-assisted two-year college; enroll at least part-time at Wright State University directly from two-year college.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years
How to Apply

1. Submit a complete Undergraduate Admission Application.
2. NO scholarship application is needed to be considered for this award.
3. Plan to enroll at least part-time at Wright State University after earning an associate degree from a two-year college.
4. Submit your final college transcript with your degree posted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Awards are made to eligible applicants after the final college transcript is reviewed by the Office of Financial Aid.
5. Eligible students will be awarded and notified by letter via U.S. mail.

For additional information on renewal stipulations and special circumstance or any renewable scholarship, please visit our Wright State University Renewable Scholarships page.