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Honors Scholarships

Perimeter Honors College Scholarships
Deadline: March 1, 2017

Scholarship Instructions

    • Submit all of your required application materials by Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
    • Please use paper clips rather than staples when putting together your application packet(s). Please do not staple documents, it delays processing and delays in processing means delays in notification.
    • Need a letter of recommendation? Be sure to give those writing your letters of recommendation at least two weeks to complete your request. Letters of recommendation must also be submitted by the deadline, so please plan ahead and request letters of recommendation early.
    • If you will not be returning to Perimeter College for the Summer and/or Fall 2017 semester(s) you should not apply for these scholarships. Funds for these scholarships will not be posted to recipients’ accounts until the Summer and/or Fall 2017 semester(s) and cannot be transferred to other colleges within Georgia State University.

Scholarship Application for Perimeter College awards due March 1.

Honors College Scholarships

Criteria: Current Perimeter College students enrolled in the honors program on the Dunwoody Campus. Applicants must be enrolled in at least one honors course for the Spring 2017 semester. Additionally, applicants must plan to enroll on the Dunwoody Campus during the Fall 2017 semester.

Must submit:

  • Scholarship Application available at http://perimeter.gsu.edu/files/2016/09/March-1-Deadline-Scholarship-Application.pdf
  • A list of current and past honors courses: (include course name, course number, semester enrolled, instructor’s name, and grade)
  • Have a 3.00 or higher GPA

Scholarship Amount: $250.00 for tuition, fees, and books only.

Honors College Nominated Scholarships

The following scholarships require a faculty or program nomination. Students interested in these scholarships should contact the faculty/program in the academic area and request a nomination and should submit the Perimeter College Scholarship Application along with the faculty nomination letter.

Criteria: Perimeter College students enrolled on the Clarkston campus who have completed at least three honors courses. Students must be nominated by a faculty member who teaches honors courses.

  • Scholarship Application
  • Nomination letter from an Honors faculty member
  • Have a 3.30 or higher GPA
  • Deadline for faculty to nominate students is March 1, 2017.
    Scholarship Amount: $250.00 for tuition, fees, books and educational expenses.
Criteria: Decatur Campus honors student who has completed at least two honors courses. Students must be registered for at least 9 credit hours for the Spring 2017 semester.

  • Scholarship Application
  • Nomination letter from an Honors faculty member
  • Have a 3.30 or higher GPA
  • Deadline for faculty to nominate students is March 1, 2017.
    Scholarship Amount: $250.00 for tuition, fees, books and educational expenses.
Criteria: Clarkston Campus honors students who have completed Introduction to American Government (POLS 1101) and World Civilization (HIST 1111 or HIST 1112). Students must be nominated.

  • Scholarship Application
  • Nomination letter from an Honors faculty memberHave a 3.30 or higher GPA
  • Deadline for faculty to nominate students is March 1, 2017.
  • Scholarship Amount: $500.00 for tuition, fees, books and educational expenses.

Submit completed applications via U.S. postal mail, intercampus mail or hand delivery.

 U.S. Postal Mail Intercampus Mail In Person  Via Email or Fax

Applications must be postmarked by Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Perimeter College Development Attn: Scholarships 3251 Panthersville Road Decatur, Georgia 30034

Please carefully review the intercampus mail guide on our website and follow all instructions.

Remember if sending applications to us via intercampus mail, your documents must be received in our office by Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

You will need to send your documents in via intercampus mail at least three business days prior to Wednesday March 1, 2017.

Decatur Campus, SA Building, Room 2810.

*If delivering your applications to us in person, your application must be brought into our office by 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Scholarship applications are not accepted via email or fax. This includes letters of recommendation from faculty members as well.

Students who will not be returning to Perimeter College of Georgia State University after the Spring 2017 semester should not apply for these scholarships. Funds for these scholarships will not be posted to student accounts until after the Spring 2017 semester concludes.