Other Scholarships


Students enrolled on the A.P. White campus in Columbia are eligible for institutional grants and scholarships.

Alumni Legacy Scholarship - Up to $1500

  • Dependent student whose parent or grandparent graduated from LWC

Athletic Grant-in-Aid - Amount varies

  • Determination made by coaches

Bill & Jayne Squires Scholarship - Up to $2500

  • Green County resident
  • High school GPA, ACT and need considered

Christian Service Grant - Up to one-half tuition

  • Dependent children and/or spouses of a Kentucky United Methodist Minister employed in full-time service to the Church
  • (Also available to dependent children of a deceased full-time Kentucky United Methodist Minister.)

Claude Lee & Dollie Beatrice Cooley Scholarship - Up to $2500

  • Adair or Russell County resident
  • High school GPA, ACT and need considered

Distinguished Young Woman Scholarship - Up to $3500*

  • Distinguished Young Woman Participants
  • Minimum high school GPA of 3.0
    • Scholastic Winner: Up to $3500
    • First Place Winner: Up to $3500
    • First Runner-Up: Up to $3000
    • Second Runner-Up: Up to $2500
    • Non-placing Participants: Up to $1000

E.O. Robinson Scholarship - Up to $1000

  • Qualifying students from eastern Kentucky
  • Funded by the E.O. Robinson Foundation

Instrumental/Choral Scholarship

  • Determination made by music instructors

Lindsey Wilson United Methodist Scholarship - Up to $1000

  • Active member of the United Methodist Church
  • Written recommendation from minister

Margaret McDonald Scholarship - Up to $2500

  • Taylor County resident
  • High school GPA, ACT and need considered

Named Endowed Scholarships - Amount varies

  • Specific requirements established by the donor

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Students of Color - Amount varies

  • Priority given to candidates who have been accepted into the Lindsey Wilson College Education Program.
  • Minimum high school GPA of 3.30
  • A record of community service as demonstrated by involvement in school, civic, church, or other projects that reflect a helping orientation
  • Extracurricular activity

Yellow Ribbon Grant - Amount varies

(Qualification in the Yellow Ribbon Program will be stated on the student's Certificate of Eligibility.)
  • Completed application for VA educational benefits at http://www.gibill.va.gov
  • Submission of the Certificate of Eligibility and DD214 to the Veterans Affairs Coordinator
  • Complete the Lindsey Wilson College Veterans Enrollment form each term and notification to the VA coordinator of any changes that occur in the course schedule