For additional options, you may also view our listing of private scholarships.

Allgeyer Art

  • Amount: 1/2 tuition
  • Number Awarded: One 1/2 tuition or two 1/4 tuition
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to an art major who has demonstrated exceptional talent, interest and leadership in art. The Allgeyer is awarded during sophomore or junior year, to be used during junior and/or senior year.
  • For More info: Contact the Department of Art. 513 745-3811

Clifford S. Besse, S.J

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Number Awarded: One or Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a junior or senior demonstrating academic strength, interest in the field of industrial relations and respect for working people.
  • For More info: Contact the Williams College of Business Management Department 513 745-2927

Albert J. Bischoff

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Minimum 2.5 CGPA to apply. Awarded to a full-time sophomore, junior or senior with demonstrated financial need; must file the 2018-19 FAFSA. Exceptional student conduct/activities required. Renewable.
  • Deadline: May 1st; Student selected mid-late June.

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College Club of Cincinnati

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: Varies
  • Scholarship Criteria: Available to full-time undergraduate female students attending local universities, who are entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year. Minimum GPA 3.0. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of CGPA, activities, financial need and goals in life. Written letter of recommendation must also be submitted.
  • For more info contact Nancy Cavanaugh by email or mail: 348 Glen Oaks Drive Cincinnati 45238
  • Deadline: May 1st; Awards will be announced in June.
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John and Cameron Cox

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Florida resident; Preference to graduate of Cardinal Mooney HS, Sarasota, FL; resident of Sarasota, Manatee or Charlotte counties, Florida.
  • Deadline: May 1st; Student selected mid-late June.

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Mary Dahlstrom

  • Amount: 2,500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to an early or middle education major who demonstrates active involvement in student activities. It is awarded during sophomore year, to be used during junior year.
  • For More info: Contact the department of Childhood Education and Literacy during sophomore year. 513 745-3701

Downing Scholarship/ Mentor Program

  • Amount: $2,000 per semester
  • Number Awarded: Varies
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to students who have junior standing (at least 55 credit hours) who have three semesters remaining in the Williams College of Business.
  • For More info: Contact the Williams College of Business during fall semester of junior year. 513- 745-3131

Fredin Memorial

  • Amount: Approximately $12,000
  • Number Awarded: One or Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded on a competitive basis to students who will be juniors at Xavier and who wish to study abroad in France. The scholarship helps to cover the costs of one year of study at the Sorbonne in Paris. The scholarship is awarded based on academic qualifications.
  • For More info: Contact Dr. James Snodgrass, Associate Dean, during fall semester of sophomore year. 513 745-3171

John J. Gilligan Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Number Awarded: Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a junior/senior with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA who demonstrates an interest in political and public life.
  • For More info: Contact Institute for Politics and Public Life at 513-745-4873

Fathers James Hoff and Michael Lavelle

  • Amount: $4,000
  • Number Awarded: Two - Four
  • Scholarship Criteria: Minimum 3.2 CGPA to apply. Awarded to a full-time undergraduate with financial need; must file the 2018-19 FAFSA. Scholarship also based on academic accomplishments and involvement on campus.
  • Deadline: May 1st; Student selected mid-late June.

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Horan Free Throw Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Number Awarded: Three
  • Scholarship Criteria: Dependent of a current client of HORAN and enrolled as a full-time student (Undergraduate or Graduate) at Xavier University and has completed at least one semester.
  • Deadline: April 9

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Karen Marie Jarc

  • Amount: $500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded in the spring semester (only) to the senior majoring in Montessori education who has the highest grade point average.
  • For More info: Contact the Department of Montessori Education. 513 745-3424

Antonio Johnson

  • Amount: Tuition, Room and Board
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a junior of African descent/member of Black Student Association who has demonstrated academic excellence, outstanding leadership, involvement, service and who has made a significant contribution to Xavier's Black Student Association. Students are nominated for this scholarship by another student, staff or faculty member.
  • For More info: Contact the Office of Multicultural Affairs during Fall semester of junior year. 513 745-3181

John L. Muething

  • Amount: $1,300
  • Number Awarded: Up to Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Minimum 3.0 CGPA to apply. Awarded to a full-time undergraduate with financial need; must file the 2018-19 FAFSA.
  • Deadline: May 1st Deadline to apply; Student selected mid-late June.

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John F. Niehaus Scholarship

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to an undergraduate student excelling in the study of computer science
  • For More info: Contact the Department of Mathematics. 513 745-2882

Paul L. O'Connor S.J

  • Amount: $4,500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a junior, for senior year, in recognition of outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement and contribution to Xavier. Students must be nominated by the chair of their academic department.
  • For More info: Contact the chair of the student's academic department in January of junior year.

P. Douglas O'Keefe

  • Amount: varies
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a full-time undergraduate Psychology major. Preference to juniors and seniors.
  • For More info: Contact Department of Psychology 513 745-3533

Joseph Peters, S.J

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a rising junior pre-medical or pre-dental student in recognition of high academic achievement. To be used during junior and senior years.
  • For More info: Contact the Biology Department during Fall semester of sophomore year. 513 745-3623

Distinguished Physics Professor

  • Amount: Up to $6,000
  • Number Awarded: One or Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to the full-time undergraduate Physics major(s) entering the final year of the program (i.e. senior year) demonstrating the highest academic record, exceptional intellectual curiosity, and excellence and accomplishment in the field of physics.
  • For More info: Contact Department of Physics 513-745-3626

Helen Y. Prosak Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Minimum 3.25 CGPA to apply. Awarded to a higher education student in the Graduate Reading or Multicultural Literature program and enrolled for at least six credit hours per semester. Financial need is a factor; must file the 2018-19 FAFSA. Not renewable.
  • Deadline: May 1st Deadline to apply; Student selected mid-late June.

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Lt. Robert Rice

  • Amount: $6,000
  • Number Awarded: One or Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to the undergraduate applicant(s) with the highest cumulative GPA applying for the Upperclass scholarship. The Rice is renewable as long as the student maintains full-time enrollment with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
  • For More info: Submit application online for the Upperclass Scholarship in spring semester, to be considered for Rice.
  • Deadline: May 1st Deadline to apply; Student selected mid-late June.

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Dr. Helmut J. Roehrig Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a music or music education major who is a rising junior. Renewable for senior year.
  • For More info: Contact the Department of Music. 513 745-3801

Thomas G. Savage S.J

  • Amount: $9,000
  • Number Awarded: Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a Xavier student entering junior or senior year. The Savage is in recognition of dedication and excellence in the humanities. Students must be nominated for this scholarship by the chair of their academic department.
  • For More info: Contact the chair of the student's academic department in January of sophomore or junior year.

5/3 Jacob G. Schmidlapp

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: Varies
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to students enrolled in the Montessori education degree program.
  • For More info: Contact the office of Montessori Education. 513 745-3424

Janice Steinberg Memorial

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: Two
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to full-time undergraduate participating in Xavier Study Abroad program. Preference to first-time participant with financial need.
  • For More info: Contact Center for International Education 513 745-2864

Sustainability

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to a fulltime sophomore, junior or senior as Sustainability Student intern position on Sustainability Committee.Tuition restricted. Renewable.
  • For More info: Contact the Chair of the Sustainability Committee/Dr. Nancy Bertaux 513 745-2930

Upperclass

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Number Awarded: Varies
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to students who have completed at least 24 credit hours at Xavier and who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Financial need is also a consideration; must file the 2018-2019 FAFSA. Applicants must have no other Xavier academic scholarships (e.g. Trustee, Presidential, Dean's, etc.).
  • Deadline: May 1st Deadline to apply; Student selected mid-late June.

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Benjamin D. Urmston Family Peace Studies

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: Varies
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to full-time undergraduate enrolled in Peace Studies minor.
  • For More info: Contact Peace Studies Committee c/o John Sniegocki, chair 513 745-3287

Van Kirk Family

  • Amount: $500
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to junior and senior students majoring in marketing who excel academically and involved in community service.
  • For More info: Contact the Williams College of Business, Marketing Department. 513 745-3064

Women of Excellence

  • Amount: Varies
  • Number Awarded: One
  • Scholarship Criteria: Awarded to female student - incoming, current, undergrad or grad, full or part-time, who has a demonstrated interest or involvement in women's causes, demonstrated leadership, and demonstrated service. Recipient is expected to be involved in WOX activities. Minimum CGPA is 2.75 first year and sophomore students; 3.0 junior and senior students.
  • Deadline: May 1st Deadline to apply; Student selected mid-late June.

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