Transfer Fellowship Application Fall 2024

    The Transfer Fellowship recognizes incoming transfer students who have demonstrated potential to make a lasting impact on the Stevenson community as shown by their commitment to academic excellence and proven leadership.

    Who may apply for the Transfer Fellowship?

    Transfer applicants for admission to Stevenson University’s Fall 2024 start term with:

    • One full time semester of college level coursework (12-15 credits) by February 1, 2024
    • Minimum GPA (cumulative from all colleges attended) of 3.0

    *Students seeking a 2nd Bachelor’s Degree, International students and Stevenson Online students are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.

    This scholarship is based on merit and achievement, not need-based.


    Whether submitted in hard-copy through the mail or electronically by email, transfer applicants applying for the fall 2024 Transfer Fellowship should submit:

    The Transfer Fellowship Cover Page (student’s contact information, expected recommendations, contact info) with the following attachments:

      A resume detailing educational history along with any work/internship experience and community- or school- based involvements

      The Key Essay (approximately 500 words)

      Request two references. These individuals should be professionals that the applicant has interacted with via education, work, or volunteer experience and who will comment on the student’s career/school focus, work ethic, and enthusiasm for learning, and why the student is deserving of this scholarship.

      Recommendation letter should be sent to  Please use “Transfer Fellowship Recommendation” in the subject line.

    Deadline for submitting all components of the Transfer Fellowship: March 31, 2024

    Note: Failure to submit all required materials by deadline may result in application not being reviewed

    Birth Date
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    Permanent Address
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    Transfer Fellowship Key Essay (approximately 500 words)

    Stevenson strives to provide students with a community centered on their success, exceptional experiences and a connection to career during their undergraduate years. Choose one of the following questions to answer in your essay.
    • Tell us about a time you had to step up as a leader.  What did you learn about yourself?

    • Explain how your field of study is important in today's society.

    • Tell us about a community service project that you were involved in and how it impacted your life.

    Reference recommendation letters should be sent to  Please use “Transfer Fellowship Recommendation” in the subject line.

    Fellowship applicants and all submitted materials will be evaluated on the following:

       Academic strength

       Demonstrated understanding and enthusiasm for their chosen major and career path

       Use of language, appearance, and creativity of submitted work

       Leadership experience


    Students will receive notification as materials are submitted.

    Finalists will be contacted during the week of April 8, 2024 to schedule an interview.

    Notification of final awards will be mailed to all applicants in late April.

    Stevenson University Admissions Office Phone: 410-486-7001