Spring Arbor University Grant
Students awarded an SAU Grant must demonstrate a significant amount of unmet need based on the information submitted on the FAFSA. The amount varies based on the level of unmet need.
Multicultural Leadership Scholarship — $3,000 per year
You’re eligible if you’re an American minority student demonstrating interest in advancement of minorities in American society, and admitted to SAU with completed MLS application and essay by Feb. 15. Apply.
E.P. Hart Honors Program Scholarship — $1,000 per year
You’re eligible with a high school of GPA of 3.6 and composite ACT score of 27 or the SAT equivalent, and accepted into the Honors program early (apply by Jan. 31). You must maintain a GPA of at least 3.6 and annual honors participation standards. Apply.
Free Methodist Ministerial/Missionary Scholarship — $1,000 per year
You may be eligible for this scholarship if one or both of your parents or guardians are Free Methodist pastors or missionaries. Contact your admission representative for details.
Student Statesmanship Institute (SSI) Scholarship — $5,000 per year
You’re eligible if you have been involved with the Student Statesmanship Institute (SSI) and plan on majoring in any of the following areas: social studies, political science or history, or are considering a career in public service following graduation. You must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, unweighted, or an ACT score of 25 (or an SAT score of 1200-1230). The recipient may retain the scholarship in subsequent years by maintaining a minimum cumulative college GPA of 2.7. Apply by submitting this form with an essay of 1,000 words or less, describing how your studies at SAU will prepare you for a future career in public service. Candidates must also complete the FAFSA. Deadline for submission is Aug. 1, 2019.
Free Methodist Church Matching Grant — Up to $2,000
SAU will match, dollar for dollar, any scholarship provided to any Free Methodist student by their home church. If interested, please have your church contact the Office of Financial Aid on how to participate. If already participating, dollars will be matched each year based on how much is received from your home church.
Endowed and Annually Funded Scholarships
Each scholarship has specific requirements and the amount varies. Submit an SAU supplemental aid application upon receiving an email from the Office of Financial Aid. Application deadline is Feb. 15 each year.
Camp Matching Scholarship — Up to $1,500
Spring Arbor University will match designated Christian Camp gifts for SAU students up to but not exceeding $750. To get started, please contact your camp director. The following camps participate in our camp match program:
- Somerset Beach
- Spring Hill
- Covenant Hills
- Camp Barakel