• Talent Scholarships

    Gain recognition for your talents!

    Apply for scholarships and earn the reward you deserve.

    Scholarships are awarded in the range of $1,500 to $5,000 and can be renewed for three years if eligibility requirements are met.

    Apply for Talent scholarships

    1. Click on the specific scholarship link for which you would like to apply.
    2. Complete separate application form for each talent scholarship; submit form.
    3. Follow instructions on each scholarship page to submit additional required materials by scholarship deadline.

    Scholarship Criteria

    • All required materials for admission to Hamline University must be submitted before applying for talent scholarships. 
    • Scholarship applications and materials received after the deadline will not be considered.
    • Scholarships are only awarded to students who have received an offer of admission from Hamline University.

  • Available Talent Scholarships (click the Department titles below)


    Amount (up to)

    Deadlines and Criteria, Fall 2016
    First-Year - January 15
    Transfer - March 15





    selection made by art faculty; portfolio required; art major required 



    selection made by business faculty; business major required. Application will be available soon.

     Art History 



    selection made by art history faculty; research paper required; art history major required 

     Digital Media Arts 



    selection made by digital media arts faculty based on interview (by invitation); work sample required; digital media arts major required




    selection based on audition (by invitation); music majors, minors, and participants in music programs are eligible to apply




    demonstrated interest and aptitude for a science major 




    selection based on audition (by invitation); theatre arts majors, minors, and participants in theatre programs are eligible to apply




    selection made by English faculty; writing sample required; open to any student with an aptitude for writing and/or writing potential

    Fulford-Karp Physics Scholarship

    A full-tuition scholarship will be competitively awarded to one student who demonstrates interest in pursuing a degree in the field of physics. Application due January 15. Complete our online application.

    Robbins Leadership Award

    This scholarship is designed to support students who have the Eagle Scout rank or the Girl Scout Gold Award. This award is renewable annually for three additional years and is awarded in amounts varying from $1,000 to $3,000 per year. Application due January 15. Download our pdf application to apply.