Curators’ Transfer Scholar Award


  • Incoming transfer students who received a degree from a community college
  • Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA required
  • Must be working on first bachelor’s degree
  • Full time enrollment (12+ UMKC credits per semester)
  • All School of Medicine students as well as professional and graduate level students in dentistry, pharmacy, or law are not eligible for these awards
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Max Amount

$1,000, plus nonresident tuition differential, if applicable

How to Apply

  • Competitive Transfer Awards Form
  • Apply for admission by November 15 for following spring semester
  • Apply for admission by February 15 for following fall semester

Option to Renew

  • 3.25 cumulative UMKC GPA
  • Full time enrollment (12+ UMKC credits per semester)
  • Complete and earn 24 UMKC credits per year