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Early Jacket Scholarship

The Early Jacket Scholarship is awarded on the basis of a student’s completion of BHSU college credit while in high school.

Early Jacket Scholarships range between $500 and $7,500 (distributed over two years or until the completion of a bachelor’s degree, whichever comes first), provided the student maintains the cumulative grade-point average requirement and enrolls in 30 BHSU credit hours per academic year.


Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, students must be admitted to BHSU and meet the following requirements:

  • A minimum grade of ‘B’ in qualifying dual credit classes;
  • Dual credit must be earned through BHSU (BHSU credit hours) while in high school;
  • Students must enroll at BHSU as a freshman the semester following the completion of high school (transfer students are not eligible for the Early Jacket).
  • College credits earned in high school from a college/university other than BHSU are not eligible for the Early Jacket Scholarship.

Criteria

 

Credit Hours $Amount
6 $500
9 $1000
12 $1500
15 $2000
18 $2500
21 $3000
24 $3500
27 $4000
30 $4500
33 $5000
36 $5500
39 $6000
42 $6500
45 $7000
48 $7500

*Total amount of the scholarship is distributed over two years, provided the student meets the continuing eligibility requirements.

Continued Eligibility Requirements

  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.50.
  • Enroll in 30 BHSU credit hours per academic year.