Johnson Scholarships

Program Scholarships

Preaching and Church Leadership Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 - $1,500 annually, 4 years only

  • Freshman through junior year, automatic $1,000
  • Senior year with 3.0 cumulative GPA, $1,500

To apply, Complete the FAFSA and the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In

Preaching and Youth Ministry Scholarship

Amount: $375 - $750 annually, 4 years only

  • Freshman year, automatic $375
  • Sophomore through junior year with 2.5 cumulative GPA, $500
  • Senior year with 3.0 cumulative GPA, $750

To apply, Complete the FAFSA and the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In

Business Administration

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Children’s Ministry/Children’s Ministry with Preschool/Daycare Emphasis

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Communication/Cross-Cultural Media Communication

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Human Services

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Humanities

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Intercultural Studies

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Interdisciplinary Studies

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Musical Arts/Worship Ministry

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Pastoral Care and Counseling

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Strategic Ministry

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Sports and Fitness Leadership

Amount: $500 annually (select students)

To apply, Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Program Scholarship Application.

Merit Scholarship

President's Scholarship

Amount: Varies

  • Based on the highest ACT or SAT score and the final cumulative GPA
  • Based on start year

GPA from high school or college

  • A college transcript  may be used in lieu of a high school transcript for applicants  enrolled previously in an institution of higher education, seeking a degree, and successfully completing 12 hours of college credits.

Requirements:

  • Must be (minimum of 12 credits per term)
  • Initial scholarship is awarded the first year
  • In subsequent years, the student must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Bible Bowl Scholarship

For those who have competed and placed at national, state, or Johnson University competitions, awards are assessed based on review of the certificates upon submission. The award varies based on level of competition and placement as follows regardless of junior or senior high level:

Level 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place
NACC $2,000/yr (2 yrs) $1,500/yr (2 yrs) $1,000/yr (2 yrs) $500/yr (2 yrs)
Johnson

$2,000 freshman yr.

$1,000 sophomore yr.

$1,500/yr (2 yrs)

$1,000 freshman yr.

$500 sophomore yr.

$0
State $2,000 freshman yr. $1,500 freshman yr. $1,000 freshman yr. $0

Amount: $500 (1 year only) or varies with certificate(s)

Requirements for $500 (1 year only):

  • Minimum participation of 3 years in church-organized Bible Bowl competition at the senior high level
  • Certificate amounts take priority over 3-year participation award
  • Complete the Bible Bowl Scholarship Application

Requirements for certificate amount:

  • The amount is determined by the level of competition. The awards cannot be stacked with multiple certificates and scholarship is awarded for the highest placement during years of competition. Please contact the financial aid office to discuss.

How to Apply: Complete the FAFSA, Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Bible Bowl Scholarship Application

Service Scholarships

Christian Ministry Scholarship

Amount: $500 to $1,000 Annually

Requirements:

  • Open to dependent undergraduate students (incoming freshman - rising senior) whose parent(s)
    meet the following within ministry (preaching and teaching the Word of God):
    -  Works 30 hours or more per week in ministry.
    -  The ministry is the family’s primary source of income.
  • If student receives $2,000 or more of Johnson aid annually, then the student receives $500 annually.

Procedures for applying:

  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Complete the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In.
  • Must submit proof of employment with along with your completed online application.

Other Scholarships

Alexander Christian Foundation Scholarship

Amount: Varies

  • For information, instructions, and to apply for the ACF scholarship, visit acfflorida.com. The application deadline is February 1.

Ashley S. Johnson Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 Annually

The student must meet two of the following criteria:

  • Minority student
  • First-Generation college student
  • Dependent of a single parent
  • EFC of 3500 or less

In addition, the student must meet all of the applicable following criteria:

  • Full-time degree-seeking student
  • 2.5 or higher high school or college CGPA

Procedures for applying:

  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Complete the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In.
  • Submit a 500 word essay with the application about why you desire to attend Johnson University Florida and how you plan to fulfill Christ’s call to advance the Kingdom along with your completed online application.

International Student Scholarship**

Amount: 1/3-1/2 Tuition Annually

Requirements:

  • Student from foreign country
  • Full-time degree-seeking student
  • Not eligible for United States government aid
  • Can work on work-study program earning wages to cover half room and board
  • Approval from Financial Aid Office

How to Apply: Complete the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the International Student Scholarship application.

**Stipulations to receiving International Student Scholarship:

  • Student will receive qualifying institutional aid first, please contact the Financial Aid Office to determine other Johnson awards that can be used in conjunction with this scholarship.
  • Once aid is determined, if it does not exceed $1,000 annually, the student will receive 1/2 of tuition
  • If aid exceeds $1,000, the student will receive 1/3 of tuition
  • Total institutional aid cannot exceed annual tuition

Contact Information

For more information about all of the options available, please contact the Financial Aid Office directly.
Phone (local): 407-569-1353
Phone (toll-free): 1-888-468-6322
Fax: 321-206-2007
Email:

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