St. John Fisher College offers a generous program of scholarships designed to recognize and reward you for the special talents you bring to campus.
Transfer Achievement Scholarships
Transfer Achievement Scholarships are awarded to full-time transfer students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 from all previously attended institutions. Award amounts range from $9,000 to $12,000 per year.
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships are awarded to full-time transfer students who are participating members of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. This scholarship is $3,000 per year for each year a recipient attends Fisher.
Eligible transfer students will have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 or above from all previously attended institutions. The invitation to participate in the Honors Program is made after the student is admitted to St. John Fisher College. A separate application is required. The Honors Program Scholarship is $2,000 per year for each year a recipient attends Fisher. Please refer to the Honors Program Application Instructions [pdf] document for important information before beginning the application process.
Note: The Honors Program Scholarship may be combined with the Transfer Achievement Scholarship and Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship.
Students with a parent or sibling who is an alumnus/alumna of the College will automatically receive a Legacy Award of $1,000 per year. This award may be combined with any other scholarships for which a student qualifies.
Flower City Award
The Flower City Award is an automatic $5,000 per year scholarship given to all out-of-state transfer students! This award may be combined with any other scholarships for which a student qualifies.
New York State Transfer and Articulation Association Scholarships
These scholarships are available to students planning to transfer to four-year institutions. Students must have completed an Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, or Associate in Applied Science from a two-year member college. For more information, visit the New York State Transfer and Articulation Association (NYSTTA) website.
It is recommended that you also search for private scholarships. Scholarship links are available on the Financial Aid website.