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Young Harris College Scholarship Program

Young Harris College invests in you by providing scholarships that honor your achievements in academics, athletics, fine arts and more.

Merit-Based Assistance

Awarded in recognition of special skills, talent, and/or academic ability, merit-based assistance includes academic, fine arts, and athletic scholarships.

Academic Scholarships are awarded to full-time entering freshmen who are academically qualified based upon their high school GPA. Students are considered for these scholarships upon completion of the application for admission and submission of their official high school transcript. These scholarships are awarded for up to four years as long as the student meets all renewal criteria.

Transfer Scholarships are awarded to students transferring with 30 or more hours of college-level coursework. Amounts are determined based on the student’s college GPA. Students who have completed fewer than 30 hours of college-level coursework will be considered for freshman scholarships.

Fine Arts Scholarships are awarded to students majoring in Art, Graphic Design, Music, Music Education, Musical Theatre, Theatre Performance, or Theatrical Design and Production and who demonstrate an outstanding ability in their area of study.  Awarding includes an on-campus interview, audition, survey of the applicant’s portfolio, and written recommendations.

Athletic Scholarships are awarded in baseball, softball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s tennis, cross-country,  co-ed cheerleading, and volleyball.  The coaches will evaluate athletic skills of potential student athletes. Interested students should contact the appropriate coach for additional information.

Please contact the Office of Admissions at (706) 379-3111 if you have any questions relating to scholarship opportunities at YHC.

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Contact
shook
Candice Shook, ’11
Financial Aid Counselor
(706) 379-5188