Scholarships & Awards

Bethany offers a competitive scholarship and awards program recognizing students for past achievement and potential for future success. Scholarships and awards will be offered to students based on a complete review of the student’s application.

Priority Deadline – March 1

To meet the priority deadline, complete the following items:

  • Acceptance to Bethany
  • Have a valid FAFSA on file in the financial aid office
  • Complete all try-outs, auditions, interviews, or portfolio reviews.

Academic Scholarships

These scholarships are offered to eligible incoming students based on academic achievements. They are renewable as long as the student stays in good standing with the college.

AVID Award

These are awarded to incoming students who are members of the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program. Awards are renewable as long as the student stays in good standing at the college.

Phi theta Kappa Award

These are awarded to incoming transfer students who were selected as members of Phi Beta Kappa. Proof of membership may be required.  Awards are renewable as long as the student stays in good standing at the college.

Minorities in Education Award

These are awarded to minority candidates who have successful completed ED 200 – Introduction to Education Practicum during their Sophomore year and at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA. Awards are renewable as long as the student stays in good standing with the education program. Interested students must meet with a faculty member from the Education Department.

Honors Program Scholarships

Honors Program Scholarships are awarded to students who are accepted into the Honors Program. They are renewable as long as the student stays active and in good standing with the college. Interested students must contact the Honors Program chair to discuss the application. Visit the Honors Page for more information.

Bethany Pathway Awards

These awards are offered to incoming students who are minoring in Servant Leadership, Sustainability, and Global Citizenship.

Fine Arts Awards

Fine arts awards are offered to selected students who qualify in the areas of music, art, and theatre. Interested students must contact faculty to set up a portfolio review or audition. Award amounts and renewability are at the discretion of the head of the program, and students must be in good standing with the college.

Athletic Awards

Athletic awards are offered to selected students who participate in our athletic programs. Interested students must contact the coach for more information. Award amounts and renewability are at the discretion of the head coach, and students must be in good standing with the college. Visit www.bethanyswedes.com program and contact information.

Aid for Non-Traditional Students

Bethany believes pursuing a four-year degree should be attainable at any time in your life. Therefore, we offer Bethany Grants and Supplemental Grants to help our non-traditional students who may not fit into the traditional scholarship matrix. To be considered, apply at www.bethanylb.edu//apply and submit a FAFSA.

Contact

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Office of Admissions

Office Presser Hall, Suite 122 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 1 - 5 p.m. Saturdays: By Appointment 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Phone: (800) 826-2281 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8113
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