Dallas Baptist University believes in a holistic approach to evaluating students for academic and Christian service scholarships. Scholarships at DBU range from $4,000 to $12,000 annually, with the final award amount being determined with consideration to the rigor of a student's academic program and high school curriculum, Christian commitment, leadership, extracurricular involvement, letters of recommendation, and institutional fit.
Christian Service Scholarship
The Christian Service Scholarship is valued at $3,000 per academic year for qualifying students. Students that receive the Christian Service Scholarship demonstrate Christian character, are involved in their church, school and community.
|Scholarship Name||Amount||General Information|
|Patriot Award||$4,000 per year||Students who are awarded the Patriot Award show a strong fit with DBU’s mission and feel called to DBU.|
|Patriot Honor Award||$6,000 per year||Students that received this award demonstrate academic promise and are aligned with the mission and vision of DBU.|
|Dean's Award||$8,000 per year||The typical student who qualifies for this scholarship has an average GPA of 3.00, at least a 21 ACT/1100 SAT score, and ranks in the top half of their high school class.|
|Dean's Honor Award||$10,000 per year||Students who qualify for this scholarship typically will have an average GPA of 3.65, 24 ACT/1180 SAT score, and rank in the top quarter of their class.|
|Presidential Scholar Award||$12,000 per year||Students who receive this top scholarship have traditionally earned an average GPA of 3.95, 28 ACT/1310 SAT score, and rank in the top 10% of their high school class.|
Christian Leadership Scholarship
Dallas Baptist University values a commitment to Jesus Christ and students who have demonstrated significant Christian leadership may apply for up to $4,500 in additional aid. For more information about the Christian Leadership Scholarship, visit the Christian Leadership Scholarship page.