Scholarships for Incoming Students

New scholarships for first-time Cleveland students

Application Deadlines:                           Starting in:      Apply by:

                                                               Jan. 2016       Nov. 1, 2015

                                                               May 2016       March 1, 2016

                                                               Sept. 2016     July 1, 2016

View this pdf for scholarship details and to apply:
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$1,000 Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

A $1,000 award for a Phi Theta Kappa student with 3.5 gpa or higher entering only the Bachelor of Science in Human Biology degree program as a full-time student. One PTK Scholarship is awarded for each trimester.

$1,000 Bachelor of Science Transfer Scholarship

A $1,000 scholarship for a first-time, full-time Cleveland student with a 2.5 gpa or higher transferring to the lower division Bachelor of Science degree program.  Applicants must be starting at Cleveland immediately upon completing work at a regionally accredited college or university with no break in enrollment.  Two BS Transfer Scholarships are awarded for each trimester.

$1,000 International Student Doctor of Chiropractic Scholarship

A $1,000 scholarship for non-US citizenship, 3.0 or higher gpa, student not eligible for federal financial aid and enrolling in the Doctor of Chiropractic degree program at Cleveland on a first-time, full-time basis.   One International Student DC Scholarship is awarded for each trimester.

$1,500 Academic Merit Doctor of Chiropractic Scholarships

A $1,500 scholarship for a first-time full-time Cleveland student entering Trimester One of the chiropractic program with an incoming cumulative gpa of 3.0 or higher.  Two DC Merit Scholarships will be awarded for the Fall trimester.  One DC Merit Scholarship will be awarded in each of the Spring and Summer trimesters.

$500 Open House Scholarships

A $500 scholarship awarded to one prospective student attending a Discovery Day Open House event.

$5,000 to $15,000 DC Recruitment Scholarship Awards

Recruitment scholarship awards are competitively disbursed every trimester to first-time Cleveland students entering the first trimester of the Doctor of Chiropractic degree program. The awards range from a total of $5,000 to $15,000 disbursed evenly throughout the 10- or 12-trimester curriculum. Up to four scholarships may be awarded each trimester via the Office of Financial Aid. A minimum cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.30 is required. Applicants must apply for the award in writing and recipients of the awards will be notified in writing of their award amount eight weeks prior to the anticipated term of enrollment. Scholarship recipients must remain in good standing each trimester to remain eligible to receive the award.