Appalachian State University offers more than $4 million in merit and need-based scholarships. Students can begin applying for scholarships as early as their senior year of high school and can continue this process through their senior year and as a graduate student here at Appalachian State University. Each application process is just a little different, so make sure you review the appropriate steps for each one.

First-year students

Find instructions, deadlines, and application tips for freshman applying for scholarships, the Honors College, and Watauga Residential College.

Transfer Students

Scholarship opportunities are available to select transfer students who plan to enroll in the fall semester.

Continuing Students

There are numerous scholarship opportunities for our continuing students and you are able to apply for these as early as your first semester here at Appalachian.