Scholarships for First-Time Students
College of St. Joseph offers scholarship opportunities for first-time, full-time undergraduate students, including the Provider Scholarship Program.
To qualify for scholarships, you must be accepted for full-time admission to CSJ. Students accepted on a conditional basis are not eligible. You must also be enrolled in college preparatory classes to be considered for scholarship aid. You may be eligible for more than one scholarship, and students who qualify for multiple scholarships will be evaluated on a combination of academic performance and financial need.
Scholarships must be applied toward tuition at CSJ and are not transferable to other colleges.
Blue and White Academic Scholarship
This scholarship is available to eligible students who are not participating in the Provider Scholarship Program. High school academic performance must show completion in college preparatory courses with above average academic performance as determined by the CSJ scholarship committee. This scholarship is renewable based on the student maintaining good academic standing, demonstrating a positive contribution to the CSJ community and full-time enrollment status. The scholarship must be used for tuition only. There is no separate application for this scholarship as all decisions will be based on the student’s admission and financial aid file information. (FAFSA required).
College of St. Joseph Alumni Referral Scholarship
Funded by the College and valued at up to $1,000 per academic year, this scholarship is available to incoming full-time undergraduate students who qualify based on the College of St. Joseph alumni referral. The scholarship is divided equally between the fall and spring semester. Subject to availability of funds.
College of St. Joseph Grant
Funded by the college, this grant is designed to assist full-time undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need. Subject to availability of funds.
Sisters of St. Joseph Grant
The Sisters of St. Joseph Grant of $1,000 is for students who will perform first-year community service at a faith-based institution or nonprofit organization. This non-renewable grant is for full-time commuter and resident students and is applied during their first year at CSJ. The grant is also available to students in the Provider Program who wish to serve a faith-based institution for their first-year service requirement. A letter from a priest/pastor/minister/church in support of the student’s service is required.
CSJ Family Grant
Funded by the College, this renewable $1,000 grant is available to commuter and resident students when more than one immediate family member attends CSJ full time.
St. Florian Grant
Funded by the College, this renewable $1,000 grant is available to incoming commuter and residential students. The student and/or dependents of a firefighter may qualify. Includes volunteering. This grant is awarded based on admission file information.
St. Michael Grant
Funded by the College, this renewable $1,000 grant is available to incoming commuter and residential students. The student and/or dependents of a police, military, EMT, etc. may qualify. Includes volunteering. This grant is awarded based on admission file information.