We're committed to making App State affordable for all students. Each year, App State awards more than $4 million to students based on need and academic achievement and enrolls hundreds of students into Selective Academic Programs.
Incoming Student Dates & Deadlines
All admitted first-year students will automatically be considered for an Appalachian Excellence Scholarship. Other scholarships require additional application materials and deadlines.
November 15 (first-year students)
Signature Scholarship & Selective Academic Programs deadline
Priority filing date for the FAFSA to receive first consideration for all need-based institutional scholarships (including ACCESS)
January (first-year students)
First-year Appalachian Excellence Scholarship recipients announced. Students are selected to interview for Signature Scholarships
February (first-year students)
Signature Scholarships and Selective Academic Program recipients announced
March 1 (transfer students)
Transfer Scholarship application deadline (application opens January 15)
March 31 (first-year students)
Signature Scholarship recipients must accept scholarship or request an extension by this date
Ascend your mountain
Meet Tatiana Magee and learn about the opportunities afforded to her after receiving several academic scholarships, including her travel to Peru to study icecaps in the Andes.