Transfer Scholarships

We reward our students generously for what they've achieved in the classroom, making Doane's world-class education even more affordable.  More importantly, we recognize the achievements at the collegiate level and want Doane University to be a place where transfer students are not only welcomed, but wanted!


General Transfer Awards

*Students can only receive one of the awards listed below.  These are only available at the Crete campus.*

Junior College Graduate Award - $14,000  This is awarded to students who have graduated from a two-year college.
Transfer Access Award - $12,000  This is awarded to students who are transferring to Doane University from a two- or four-year institution.



*On top of the single Transfer Award, transfer students also qualify for one of the following:*

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship - $4,500  This is awarded to new transfer students annually meeting the qualification of being a member of Phi Theta Kappa.
Merrill Transfer Scholarship - $3,000  This is awarded to students who transfer to Doane University with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.


Additional financial assistance

Doane Visit Grant - $1,000 
A visit to Doane University within 12 months of your first-time enrollment earns you a $1,000 scholarship renewable for your anticipated time to graduate.
Legacy Grant - $1,000
If ORANGE and BLACK run in your blood, you can keep the tradition going.  Doane provides a $1,000 grant to admitted students with siblings, parents, grandparents, or great-grandparents who graduate from Doane.


Other scholarships are available in:  athletics, music, theatre and forensics.  Talk to our coaches and directors for more information.​


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