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Freshman Scholarships

Scholarships designed specifically for those that are considered First-Year Students

General Scholarships

Awarded by various organizations and entities, these scholarships may have specific criteria required in order to qualify

Private Scholarships

Funded by companies, foundations, organizations and individuals and are typically tailored to the issuing organization

Private Scholarships

Private scholarships are not offered through Georgia Southwestern and may require additional information. The deadlines for these scholarships will vary depending on the organization. Please visit each individual site for more details on applying. The scholarships listed are not all private scholarships available. Feel free to research additional private scholarships as needed.

  • The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.

    February 1st Deadline
    Preservation Major (Full listing in Financial Aid) 

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

    April 1st Deadline
    AICPA student affiliate member, undergrad or grad in accounting, finance or information systems
    GSW Financial Aid Office or

  • Army Emergency Relief MG James Ursano Scholarship Fund

    March 1st Deadline

  • Hispanic College Fund

    April 15th Deadline

  • Lilly Reintegration Scholarship

    See Financial Aid or website for details

  • Ty Cobb Educational Foundation

    June 15th Deadline
    See Website

  • American Chemical Society Scholars Program

    March 1st Deadline
    See Financial Aid or website for details

  • Watson-Brown Foundation

    April 15th Deadline
    Based on merit and need
    GSW Financial Aid Office or website for details

  • Network for Professional and Executive Women

    April 15th Deadline
    See Financial Aid or website for details

  • Community Bankers Association of GA Julian & Jan Hester Memorial Scholarship

    April 14th Deadline
    High school senior, current student; based on merit or call Lindsi Abercrombie 770-541-4490

  • Foundation of the National Student Nurses Associates - Frances Tompkins

  • Google Anita Borg Scholarship

    Female Computer Science senior undergraduate or graduate, 3.5 min GPA, fulltime enrollment

  • Scholarship Search Engine

  • Scholarship by Design Award

    May 1st deadline

  • Lift Parts Express Scholarship

    June 30th deadline

  • Grow the Game Scholarship (Golf)

    May 31st deadline

Looking for Specific Major Scholarships?

View a variety of Georgia Southwestern scholarships offered by their respective college determined by your major. 

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