• 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.

    Scholarship    Amount (up to) Deadline and Criteria, Fall 2015  

    Art

    $3,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15  

    selection made by Art faculty; portfolio required

    Art History

    $3,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15  

    selection made by Art History faculty; research paper required

    Digital Media Arts

    $3,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15

    selection made by Digital Media Arts faculty based on interview (by invitation); work sample required

    Music

    $3,000-$5,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15

    selection based on audition (by invitation)

    Science

    $3,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15

    demonstrated interest and aptitude for a science major

    Theatre Arts

    $3,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15  

    selection based on audition (by invitation)

    Writing

    $1,500-$3,000

    First -Year Student Deadline - January 15

    Transfer Student Deadline- March 15  

    selection made by English faculty; writing sample required

    Fulford-Karp Physics Scholarship

    Full tuition awards will be granted to students who demonstrate interest in pursuing a degree and aptitude in the field of physics.  Application due January 15. Application will be posted soon. Please contact scholarship@hamline.edu to express interest.

    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 the pdf application to apply.

  • Apply for scholarships

    Academic and Other Scholarships 

    You do not need to apply for academic and other scholarships; they are awarded based on your admission materials.

    Talent Scholarships 

    To 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.

  • Financial Aid Statistics

    Over 90% of families receive Hamline grants and/or scholarship aid, either need- or merit-based.

    $29,996 - average financial aid package families receive.

    January-term is included in Hamline's annual tuition.

    Hamline's FAFSA code is 002354.