LIM Merit Scholarships
You’re automatically considered for LIM College Merit Scholarships, based on the below criteria, if you apply to LIM College by March 1 (for freshmen) and April 1 (for transfer students). These are the priority admissions deadlines for the fall semester.
For spring semester admission, the priority application deadline is Dec. 1 for all students. All of the awards listed below are non-need-based.
|AMOUNT PER YEAR & RESPONSIBILITY||PROCEDURES|
|LIM College Fashion Scholars Program – Honors Scholarship||Incoming freshmen with a minimum 90 average and a SAT score of 1100 or above on the Critical Reading and Math sections (24 on the ACT) will be evaluated on a first come, first served basis. Please note, additional academic criteria will be considered prior to inviting students into the program.||Awards of $6000 and above per year, based on acceptance to the Fashion Scholars Program. Renewable based on maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher (effective fall 2013) and enrollment in the Fashion Scholars Program. Based on availability.||Academic criteria are evaluated during the admissions application review process.|
|Academic Achievement Scholarship for Freshmen||High school students with an average of 85 or higher and SAT scores of 900 and above entering as first-time freshmen||Awards of $1,000 - $6,500 based on GPA and SAT scores. Renewable based on maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Based on availability.||Academic criteria are evaluated during the admissions application review process|
|Academic Achievement Scholarship for Transfer Students||College transfer students with at least 30 approved transfer credits and a minimum 2.75 cumulative college GPA.||Awards of $1,500 - $3,500 based on GPA. Renewable based on maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Based on availability.||Academic criteria are evaluated during the admissions application review process|
|LIM College Transfer Grant||Incoming transfers with an earned associate degree and a cumulative college GPA of 2.75 or higher||Award of up to $5,000 per year, up to two years. Must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Based on availability.||Academic criteria are evaluated during the admissions application review process|
|LIM College Sibling Tuition||Siblings who are concurrently enrolled at LIM College or a student who had a sibling who previously attended LIM College and graduated||25% of tuition charges, not to exceed the full cost of tuition in conjunction with all other tuition-specific awards. This award is only available to matriculated undergraduate students enrolled either full-time or part-time with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 and in good academic standing||Complete the LIM College Sibling Award Application in the Office of Student Finanical Services to establish eligibility by no later than the eighth week of the semester|
*For the purpose of academic scholarships, only Critical Reading and Math SAT scores will be combined.