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Scholarship Renewal Criteria

The scholarships listed below are awarded to incoming students. To renew these scholarships students must be enrolled full-time (3.0 units) each semester, meet Satisfactory Academic Progress, and maintain any specific criteria of the scholarship (grade point average, major, performance requirement, etc.).

University Scholarships

Scholarship NameCumulative GPA RequiredMajor RequiredFinancial Need Required
Trustee Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
President's Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Dean's Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Faculty Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Alumni Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Founders Award Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Music Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Puget Sound Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major Yes
Puget Sound Merit Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Puget Sound University Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major Yes

Named Scholarships

Named scholarships are available for up to eight (8) semesters of undergraduate study.

Scholarship NameCumulative GPA RequiredMajor RequiredFinancial Need Required
Catharine Gould Chism
Scholarship
Meeting satisfactory academic progress Art, English, foreign
language, history, music, philosophy, theatre arts, religion
No
D.S. Harder Humanities Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Art, English, foreign
language, history, religion, philosophy, American or Asian studies
No
Leonard Howarth Scholarship 3.0 GPA Biology, chemistry, computer science, geology, math,
pre-engineering, physics
No
Neukom Family Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major Yes
Walter Price Leadership Scholarship Meeting satisfactory academic progress Any Major No
Nathalie & Marty Simsak Scholarship 2.8 GPA Any Major Yes

Study Abroad

Puget Sound scholarships and grants are available for use on study abroad programs to students who demonstrate financial need.

  • Students who complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and demonstrate financial need may use, in conjunction with federal and state aid, their Puget Sound scholarships and grants up to their level of financial need.
  • Students who do not complete the FAFSA or demonstrate financial need are not eligible for Puget Sound scholarships during their semester abroad.

Please consult with Student Financial Services to determine the amount of your Puget Sound scholarships and grants that will be available for study abroad.