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The Evelynn Rose Pettijohn Memorial Scholarship
for new transfer and continuing students


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be admitted as an undergraduate student at CCU;
  2. Major in psychology or education;
  3. Be a rising junior or senior at the time of the award;
  4. New transfer students must have a minimum collegiate GPA of 3.0;
  5. Continuing students must have a minimum CCU GPA of 3.0;
  6. Demonstrate financial need* as defined by Financial Aid and Scholarships;
  7. Maintain full-time status and demonstrate satisfactory degree progress; and
  8. Submit additional requirements described below.

FAFSA must be completed by the scholarship application deadline in order to determine financial need



Additional Requirements

Submit a typed statement addressing the following questions:

  1. Why you have chosen to pursue a major in psychology or education?
  2. What are your personal goals and aspirations?
  3. What major life change have you had to endure and how has this experience changed your approach to living?
  4. Explain how this scholarship will enhance your academic progress and success?

 Failure to submit additional requirements will constitute an incomplete application and will not be considered.