Scholarships

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Incoming Residential Students

All incoming residential students may be considered for the scholarships listed below, provided they meet the qualifications for each. Students are only considered once they have been admitted to Point University and have filled out the necessary application (if required). Students enrolled in online degree programs do not qualify for these scholarships.
All institutional scholarships listed below may only be applied to tuition and required fees (not room and board). Additionally, all are not available for student athletes and marching band participants. However, many student athletes may be considered for merit-based scholarship in addition to athletic/talent scholarship. For additional information regarding athletic/talent scholarship, please contact the program coach/director.
If you have any questions not addressed on this page, please contact the Admission Office at 706-385-1202.

Founders Scholarship

Students seeking enrollment at Point are only considered for the Founders Scholarship when they have met the following qualifications:

  1. Must be an incoming first-year student and must live on campus each term enrolled.
  2. Possess a 3.5 GPA in high school coursework
  3. Possess a combined SAT score of 1310 (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, and Math) and an ACT score of 27
  4. Provide a written essay about why a Point University education is important and why he or she desires to attend the University

The scholarship covers room and board*, as well as all tuition and fees and is available for two students each year. The Founders Scholarship is renewable based on a 3.5 cumulative GPA at Point for a maximum of four years.

*Scholarship covers 15-meal plan. Student will be required to pay difference if 19-meal plan is selected

Scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis, and determinations will be made the semester before your start date. Apply here.

Merit-Based Scholarship

All students seeking enrollment at Point are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships when they complete the regular admission process. These scholarship amounts vary and are based on high-school/transfer GPA and SAT-I/ACT scores.

Scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis, and determinations will be made the semester before your start date.

Byron and Katie Cartwright Music Scholarship

Music scholarships are available for a limited number of talented students. Scholarships are based on a student’s audition and application. Please refer to the Music Scholarship Application Form for full details on this process.

Scholarship values range depending on student talent, need and availability. Contact Fine Arts at 706-385-1049 or by email.

Scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis, and determinations will be made the semester before your start date.

DCE Transition Honors Scholarship

Students who complete at least 12 hours of Point University credit with at least a 3.0 GPA are eligible to apply. This scholarship amounts to $1000 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 3.00 GPA (must be a full-time student not enrolled in the dual enrollment program). Qualifying students may apply for the scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of five scholarships will be awarded each year.

DCE Transition Scholarship

Current Point University dual-credit enrollment students may apply. This scholarship amounts to $500 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 2.00 GPA (must be a full-time residential student not enrolled in the dual enrollment program). Qualifying students may apply for the scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office.

Out of State Scholarship

Freshmen attending Point University from outside the state of Georgia may apply for the out-of-state scholarship by achieving a 3.00 high school GPA (GPA can be evaluated prior to graduation but final GPA will also be reviewed). This scholarship amounts to $2,500 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 3.00 GPA at Point University. Qualifying students may apply for the out-of-state scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of five scholarships will be awarded.

Transfer Scholarship

Students transferring to Point University from another institution with at least a 2.50 GPA are eligible to apply for this scholarship. This scholarship amounts to $500 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 2.50 GPA at Point University. Participation in dual enrollment at another institution does not qualify as transfer status. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of five scholarships will be awarded each year.

You can download the application here.

First Generation Student Scholarship

Freshmen attending Point University as a first generation college student (the first person in your immediate family to attend college) may apply for this scholarship. This scholarship amounts to $500 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 2.00 GPA at Point University. Qualifying students may apply for the scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office. “First Generation” status must be verified by submitted FAFSA. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of five scholarships will be awarded each year.

Point Legacy Scholarship

Freshmen and transfers attending Point University that are a dependent of a Point University graduated alum may apply for this scholarship. This scholarship amounts to $250 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 2.00 GPA. Qualifying students may apply for the scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of four scholarships will be awarded each year.

Sons and Daughters of Ministry Scholarship

Freshmen and transfers attending Point University that are a dependent of full time vocational ministry/mission parent(s) may apply. This scholarship amounts to $250 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 2.00 GPA. Qualifying students may apply for the scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of four scholarships will be awarded each year.

Community Service Scholarship

Point University is committed to service in the community and rewards students for those services during their time in high school. Incoming freshmen may apply for this scholarship. This scholarship amounts to $500 per year and is renewable by maintaining a 2.50 cumulative GPA at Point University. Students may apply for the scholarship by filling out the application available online or in the admission office. Additionally, applicants must submit documentation of at least 50 hours of community service during their senior year of high school. Student athletes and marching band members are not eligible to apply. Maximum of four scholarships will be awarded each year.

Event Recruitment Scholarship

Select scholarships will be permitted for promotion of recruitment events. Drawings will be held for each event from list of attendees.

Institutional Tuition Waivers

CCCU College Tuition Waiver

The President’s Association of Christian Colleges & Universities has established the Intercollegiate Tuition Waiver Program (ITWP) for qualified dependents of full-time employees at participating institutions. Download the application here.

Scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis, and determinations will be made the semester before your start date.

Restoration College Tuition Waiver

To be eligible for a Restoration College Tuition Waiver, a student must have a parent or legal guardian employed full-time at a participating university affiliated with the Christian Church. Download the application here.

Scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis, and determinations will be made the semester before your start date.

Returning Residential Students

Endowed Scholarships

Point offers a number of endowed scholarships provided from funds given by generous donors in honor of or in memory of loved ones, churches, etc. Each spring, traditional students will receive notification via e-mail of the endowed scholarship application process, qualifications for receipt of an endowed scholarship, and deadlines for application.

Byron and Katie Cartwright Music Scholarship

Music scholarships are available for a limited number of talented students. Scholarships are based on a student’s audition and application. Please refer to the Music Scholarship Application Form for full details on this process.

Pathfinders Scholarship

Minority students with a financial need and GPA of 3.0 or higher are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. Click here for more details on this scholarship for new and returning students.

Graduate Students

Point University will offer a variety of financial resources to support graduate students. Each student’s needs are different and students may qualify for different opportunities.

Any questions regarding future financial aid for graduate students may send questions to financial.aid@point.edu.

Online Students

For information on the Point Community Scholarship, visit https://online.point.edu/paying-for-school/point-community-scholarship/.

Other Available Scholarships

Scholarships represented below are from outside parties and are not Point scholarships. Students should always be cautious when providing personal information. You should never provide a social security number or financial information, and no scholarship should require any payment or payment information.

Scholarships Link Deadline of Application
2021 5estimates.com Scholarship Program 5estimates.com
2022 Life & Health Scholarship looseweightez.com
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program abbottandfenner.com
Adam Tracy Scholarship For Blockchain Innovators adamtracyscholarship.com
All Seasons Roofing Yearly Scholarship AllSeasonsRoofer.com 8/25/2022
The Annual Adley Law Firm College Student Scholarship adleylawfirm.com
Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship morrisbart.com
Atlanta Innovative Medicine Annual Scholarship atlantamedicine.com
Barry Epling Scholarship for Young Entrepreneurs Barryeplingscholarship.com
Bruce K. Lee Scholarship brucekleescholarship.com
California Workers Compensation Lawyers Scholarship WorkersCompensationAttorneyOrangeCounty.com 12/21/2022
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Chalik & Chalik Cancer Survivors Scholarship chaliklaw.com
Christopher Nohl Scholarship for Diverse background ChristopherNohl.com
Citizens Bank Scholarship citizensbank.com
CKitchen Scholarship ckitchen.com
Cocodrie Fly Fishing cocodrieflyfishing.com
Community Commitment Scholarship jm.legal
Conex Boxes conexboxes.com
Changing the Law Scholarship PacificWestInjury.com 6/15/2022
Credello College Scholarship Credello.com 04/15/2022
Customer Service Scholarship parsonsjoinery.com
Dalworth Rug Cleaning Scholarship DalworthRugCleaning.com
David W. Martin Accident & Injury Lawyers Scholarship DavidMartinInjuryLaw.com 12/31/2022
Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship DerrickLawFirm.com
Discover® Student Loans Scholarship Award discover.com
Distraction-Free Driving PSA Scholarship loncarlyjenkins.com 7/15/2022
Diversity In Law Scholarship Contest ftaLawFirm.com 12/15/2022
Donaldson Law, LLC Scholarship DonaldsonLaw.com 1/31/2023
'Do the Right Thing' Scholarship unitedyatch.com
Early Childhood Education Scholarships ChildhoodEducationScholarships.com
Earnest Scholarship earnest.com
The Edwards Law Firm Community First Scholarship edwardsfirm.com
Eksew Law 2022 Law School Scholarship Eskew Law.com
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ExtremeTerrain Student Scholarship ExtremeTerrain.com
The Devadoss Law Firm Civil Rights Scholarship FedEmploymentLaw.com 8/17/2022
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Go Maher Restoration Scholarship gomaher.com
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Filter Vila Scholarship Program FilterVila.com 12/15/2022
First Responder Scholarship Dandalaw.com
Fob James Law Firm Scholarship Contest Callfob.com
Hanning & Sacchetto Scholarship HanningSacchetto.com 12/31/2022
Healthline Scholarship HealthLineScholarship.com
How to Pay for Nursing School study.com
HVAC Schools 411 Scholarship hvacschools411.com
IceMakerDepot Connectivity Scholarship IceMakerDepot.com
JT Legal Group’s College Scholarship JTLegalGroup.com 12/01/2022
Karen Corcoran Walsh Scholarship for Mental Health Awareness KarenCorcoranScholarship.com 09/15/2022
KCR’s Equity Research Scholarship kailashconcepts.com
Komparelt Higher Education Scholarship kompareit.com
The Law Offices of Casey D. Shomo Scholarship caseyshomolaw.com
The Lem Garcia Law Scholarship lemgarcialaw.com
Law Offices of Jon Friedman Scholarship JonathonFriedman.com 12/31/2022
LocalProBook Scholarship LocalProBook.com 12/15/2022
LitFellow Annual Scholarship LitFellow.com
Living with Autism Scholarship Hammacklawfirm.com
Marketing Scholarship Program gulaboils.com
Martinez & Schill Scholarship MartinezSchill.com 01/31/2023
Marika Tolz Scholarship for Women in the Workplace Marikatolz.com
Marju Fashions Scholarship MarjuFashions.com 12/31/2022
Maritime Workers Scholarship OnMySide.com 6/15/2022
Michael Moody Scholarship michaelmoodyfitness.com
Neon Direct Scholarship NeonDirect.com 12/31/2022
Nava Law Group Scholarship NavaLawGroup.com 12/01/2022
Newland & Newland Single Parent Scholarship NewLandLaw.com 6/22/2022
New Silver Fintech Scholarship newsilver.com
Nicolet Law Scholarship Nicolelaw.com 12/1/2022
Nursing Scholarship for Military and Veterans Study.com 5/01/2022
Nutra Pure HCG Scholarship hcgdropsshop.com
One Tough Student Scholarship epinjury.com
Organic Life Start Empower Scholarship OrganicLifeStart.com 6/30/2022
Perlego Scholarships Perlego.com
Pittsburgh Injury Lawyers P.C. Essay Contest pittburghinjurylawyers.com 7/31/2022
Positive Values Scholarship Program siyachts.com
Radix Reviews Annual Scholarship RadixReviews.com 12/1/2022
Ramsay Law Firm P.A Scholarship ramsaylawfirm.com
Rent Hop RentHop.com 8/31/2022
Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship responsify.com
RevPart Scholarship revpart.com
R3 Stem Cell Annual Scholarship R3StemCell.com. 12/31/2022
Saying Stop to Medical Malpractice Wade-LawFirm.com
Schwartz Injury Law Perseverance Scholarship SchwartzInjuryLaw.com 6/09/2022
Scholarships for Black Students & Helpful Financial Aid Resources Edubirdie.com
Scholarships for Nursing Students, and to win them premiernursingacademy.org
Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs Diamocycle.com
Scholarship for Military Children Study.com 5/01/2022
Scholarship for Military Members & Veterans Study.com 5/01/2022
Scholarship for Military Spouse Study.com 5/01/2022
Scholarship 360 Scholarship 360.org
Sexual Abuse Survivor Scholarship TheFitchLawFirm.com 6/15/2022
Shainfeld Law PC Scholarship LemonLawNow.com 12/15/2022
Shook & Stone Scholarship shookandstone.com
SignalHire $1000 Scholarship signalhire.com
Smart Rain Scholarship Program SmartRain.net 08/05/2022
Soderman Scholarship Program sodermanseo.com
Students Affected by Cancer Scholarship Ambientedge.com
Sure Oak Scholarship sureoak.com/scholarship
Tasty Placement Scholarship tasteyplacement.com
The Crowder Law Firm Scholarship CrowderCriminalFirm.com 7/7/2022
The Richard Rawle Memorial Scholarship From Check City CheckCity.com 6/01/202
The Study Cafe Scholarship Study Cafe Scholarship 12/15/2022
The Thumbs Up Guys Scholarship MDSWLegal.com 04/30/2022
Toscano Law Firm Scholarship sanantonioinjurylawyer.com
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White Glove Moving Scholarship WhiteGloveMoving.us 07/15/2022
Work Injury Awareness Scholarship Contest Mehtamcconnell.com
Workplace Rights Law Group Scholarship Workplacerightlaw.com