Are you looking to unlock the full potential of the NAU Lumberjack Scholarship for the 2023-2024 academic year? You’ve come to the right place! This blog post will give you the full rundown, making sure you know exactly what you need to do to get—and keep—this fantastic opportunity.
Must-Know General Criteria
First off, let’s dive into the general criteria that you need to meet to be eligible for any of NAU’s scholarships, including the Lumberjack Scholarship.
- Citizenship: Make sure you meet the Arizona Proposition 300 Public Program eligibility requirements.
- First Degree: This scholarship is strictly for your first baccalaureate degree.
- Enrollment: You must enroll full-time to get the scholarship disbursement.
- Tuition Only: This scholarship won’t cover other fees or expenses—just the tuition.
- Campus Life: Plan to attend the Flagstaff Mountain campus.
- Deadline: Accept your admission and pay the enrollment deposit by May 1st.
Eligibility: How to Qualify
Good news! You’ll automatically qualify for this scholarship upon your admission. There’s no need for a separate application.
- Automatic Qualification: Just get admitted, and you’re automatically considered.
- Estimate Your Scholarship: NAU’s Net Price Calculator can help you figure out your eligibility for various scholarships.
Keeping Your Scholarship: Renewal Criteria
So, you got the scholarship—congratulations! Now, let’s talk about how you can keep it.
- Timeframe: You can renew the scholarship for eight semesters, but only for the fall and spring.
- GPA: Keep your grades up! Maintain at least a 2.0 GPA.
- Stay Enrolled: Keep your full-time status, which means at least 12 credits.
When Life Happens: Reinstatement
If you run into difficulties that prevent you from meeting the renewal criteria, don’t lose hope.
- File a Reinstatement Request: Do it by the priority date for the semester in question. It’s not a guarantee, but it’s worth a try.
Taking Your Education Abroad
Interested in studying abroad? Your Lumberjack Scholarship might just travel with you!
- Applicable Programs: Most education abroad and exchange programs are eligible, except for faculty-led or provider programs.
The NAU Lumberjack Scholarship 2023-2024 offers a lifeline to students aiming for an undergraduate degree at NAU’s Flagstaff Mountain campus. From automatic qualification to study abroad options, this scholarship provides a broad spectrum of benefits. So make sure you meet all the general and renewal criteria to make the most of this incredible opportunity.
Good luck on your journey!