Transfer Scholarships

Frostburg State University offers incoming transfer students a range of scholarships to help support their educational journey.

Academic Scholarships

Also referred to as merit scholarships, these awards help offset the cost of tuition, putting a high-quality FSU education within reach.

How to Apply

No extra application required.

Applications are automatically considered for a scholarship based on eligibility criteria and information provided in their application for admission; transfer students with a total college cumulative GPA 2.8 or higher will initially be considered. In addition to the cumulative GPA, the Admissions office will review the full academic portfolio to determine an academic scholarship offer.

Have Questions?

Contact the Admissions Office at or by calling 301-687-4201.

Associate Degree Scholars Program


A scholarship for entering transfer students who are community college graduates.

Graduates of Maryland community colleges or Potomac State College of West Virginia with an Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, or Associate of Arts in Teaching degree may qualify for Frostburg's Associate Degree Scholarship. Certain Associate of Applied Science degrees may also qualify.

Students must be enrolled full-time with a minimum cumulative 3.0 grade point average. The award is worth $3,000 per academic year to be applied toward total cost of education for up to four semesters provided the student maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and completes at least 24 credits per academic year.

Have Questions?

Contact the Admissions Office at or by calling 301-687-4201.

Frostburg State Institutional and Departmental Scholarships

Scholarships are offered to students based on criteria that vary with each scholarship, such as academic performance, curriculum, place of residence or financial need.


Frostburg State students enrolled full-time (12+ credits for undergraduate) and meet academic progress standards.

Application Deadline

March 1

How to Apply

All Frostburg State scholarship applications are online, unless otherwise noted.

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