Scholarships Available

John Witherspoon College offers a number of merit and need-based scholarships, many offering half-or more-tuition. We don’t want money to keep you from attending JWC!

To see scholarship details, including amount of scholarship, eligibility requirements, and the application process, please click on any of the following:

 
Scholarship Name Who Degree Program Amount Number Given
Presidential Scholarship Full-time students 4 year 100% tuition 1
John Witherspoon Scholarship Full-time students 4 year 80% tuition Up to 3
Trustees Scholarship Full-time students 2 or 4 year 50% tuition Up to 10
The “Preacher Smith” Scholarship Full or part-time students AA or BA in Christian Studies 50% tuition Multiple
JWC Opportunity Scholarship Full-time students $5000 ($1000 – first 3 years, $2000 last year) Multiple
Patriot Scholarship Former or active duty military/Guard member or family member (Full or part-time student) $400/semester Multiple
AWANA Citation Award Full or part-time students who earned AWANA Citation Award (in previous 5 years) $500/semester (1st year only) Multiple
Andrew Award Full or part-time student who refers a student** $500 Multiple
Francis and Dorothy Peterson Memorial Scholarship Full or part-time student
(Need based scholarship – must also complete the Financial Aid Form)
$200 1

The deadline to apply for scholarships is August 1 (Fall) and December 1 (Spring). Please apply early as several scholarships are limited in number.

**Referred student must enroll and complete 9 credit hours in a semester.