Lindenwood University is pleased to offer grants and scholarships to incoming first-year students, transfer students, as well as our continuing students. These opportunities support Lindenwood’s mission while also distinguishing student achievement.
ACADEMIC MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS
Lindenwood’s academic merit scholarships are awarded at time of admission and are based on a holistic review of a student’s academic profile. All first-year and transfer applicants admitted to the University will be reviewed for an academic merit award at time of admission. Academic merit is renewable for students who remain in good academic standing.
The Sibley Scholarship is Lindenwood’s premier scholarship for exemplary student leaders. This competitive scholarship recognizes students who exhibit high academic achievement, community service, co-curricular involvement and leadership. Learn more about the Sibley Scholarship.
INCLUSIVE LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
Lindenwood’s Inclusive Leadership Scholarship recognizes and supports students in making a successful transition into their undergraduate journey. Recipients of this scholarship will participate in the PILLAR Program (Promoting Inclusive Learning Leadership and Retention), which has a 4-year curriculum and is executed by the Center for Diversity and Inclusion. Learn more about the Inclusive Leadership Scholarship.
Lindenwood University is committed to helping students with high financial need. In order to be considered, a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be on file with the University. Upon receipt of the completed FAFSA, applicants will be assessed for need by our Student Financial Services office.
Lindenwood University Legacy Grant encourages a family tradition of enrollment and recognizes those traditions through this grant. Eligibility is dependent on at least one direct lineage to a parent, grandparent or legal guardian who graduated from Lindenwood. The Legacy Grant will go into effect for new students beginning fall 2021.
Lindenwood University Sibling Grant provides additional financial support to families with more than one child enrolled at Lindenwood University simultaneously. Eligibility will be assessed each academic year.
FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS GRANT
Students participating in performance groups on campus may be eligible for Fine and Performing Arts Grants.
Lindenwood University is a member of the NCAA Division II. Scholarships are available and may be awarded to students participating in one of our NCAA sports at the discretion of our athletic coaches.
STUDENT LIFE SPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS
Students competing in Student Life Sports are eligible for athletic scholarships at the discretion of our athletic coaches.
PHI THETA KAPPA
Lindenwood is proud to honor members of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) international honor society of two-year colleges. Transfer students who have joined PTK are eligible to receive a $1,000 stackable scholarship as a full-time student.
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- MO Dept. of Higher Education
- Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis
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