Walter and Alice Scherer Transfer Scholarship
Scholarship for selected Scherer scholars who graduate with a 3.5 GPA from Richland Community College with at least 60 credit hours and accepted as a junior at the Illinois public four-year university or Millikin University. The award for tuition will be paid directly to the transfer institution. The student must be enrolled in 12 semester hours of 100-level or above courses. Students will be required to provide documentation that includes class schedule and tuition bill. A 3.25 GPA must be maintained following graduation from Richland to be considered for future awards.
- Supplemental Questions
- Are you enrolled in an Illinois Public University or Millikin University for the upcoming semester and planning to take at least 12 credit hours?
- Essay 1 for transfer: How has your Richland experience impacted you and prepared you to successfully continue on your collegiate path?
- Essay for Scherer Transfer: How has your involvement in the Scherer Honors Program challenged you as a student and allowed you to develop as a person?
- Please provide the name and email address of a Richland faculty or staff member who can provide a recommendation on your behalf.