Potential scholars who meet the criteria for eligibility must apply to Georgetown College. 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.


Bishop Legacy Scholars/Bishop Scholars

  • A Bishop Legacy Scholar must be a child or grandchild of a Bishop College alum
  • A Bishop Scholar must be recommended in writing by 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
  • All recipients will receive a minimum $17,500 annual scholarship, renewable for four years to Georgetown College