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Ashley Browning
Director of Admission
(540) 362-6401

Mary Ellen Apgar
Transfer Student Admission Coordinator

Chloe Landon
International Student Admission Coordinator

Mary Ellen Apgar
Director, Horizon Program
(540) 362-6609

Academic and need-based awards


Scholarship Amount Eligibility Criteria
Betty Trinkle Freeman $500 to $1,500 Academic standing and need
Lucy Hazlegrove $500 to $1,000 Academic standing and need
William Randolph Hearst $1,000 to $5,000 Students with demonstrated need and demonstrated previous academic success; preference given to transfer students.
Phi Theta Kappa Up to $2,000 per year This scholarship is designed for students who transfer to Hollins from another college and who are members of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society.
Endowed Scholarships $1,000 to $10,000 Eligible need-based students. Scholarships are based on major, residence, leadership, and/or academic success.
Transfer Awards 2-for-1 tuition offer Transfer students admitted with at least a 2.75 GPA from their previous college(s) will be eligible for a 2-for-1 tuition offer - half off tuition for two years.
Alumnae Recognition Scholarship $500 Provides a one-time, one-year $500 grant to the student who is referred by an alumna and whose first contact with Hollins is through an alumna. The referral form must be submitted before or at the time of the student's application.

Note: You will be awarded the highest scholarship for which you apply.