Scholarship Information

Potential scholars who meet the criteria for eligibility must apply to Georgetown College and be approved by the foundation. Once accepted, they will receive the Bishop Scholarship and be named either a Bishop Legacy Scholar or a Bishop Scholar. The Scholars’ Georgetown diploma will also state “Bishop College Legacy” upon completion of their college course work.

Eligibility

Bishop Legacy Scholars

  • A Bishop Legacy Scholar must be a child or grandchild of a Bishop College alum
  • Students must apply for admission by January 1
  • Recipients must have a minimum 3.0 high school cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Must have a minimum 20 ACT composite
  • Recipients will receive a minimum $10,000 annual scholarship, renewable for four years to Georgetown College

Bishop Scholars

  • A Bishop Scholar must be recommended in writing by a Bishop College alum
  • Students must apply for admission by January 1
  • A recommendation letter must be submitted along with the Georgetown College application by January 1
  • Recipients must have a minimum 3.0 high school cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Must have a minimum 20 ACT composite
  • Recipients will receive a minimum $5,000 annual scholarship, renewable for four years to Georgetown College
 

Direct Admissions Inquiries to:

Photo: Johnnie JohnsonJohnnie Johnson, Senior Associate Director of Admissions
Johnnie_Johnson@georgetowncollege.edu
502-863-8181

Office of Admissions
Bishop Scholars Program
400 East College St.
Georgetown, KY 40324