Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

Phi Theta Kappa Online Application

The Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship is awarded to new transfer students meeting eligibility requirements. Students who wish to apply for the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship must submit the DBU Phi Theta Kappa Certificate, in addition to completing all requirements for the Christian Leadership Scholarship. This scholarship may be awarded in addition to the Christian Service Scholarship and the Christian Leadership Scholarship. The Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship is awarded in lieu of the Academic Merit Award.

Recipients of the scholarship must:

  1. Be a member in good standing in Phi Theta Kappa.
  2. Enroll in and successfully complete the DBU Christian Leadership course during their first year of enrollment.
  3. Be enrolled as a full-time student.
  4. Be involved (for at least six hours per month) in a volunteer service or ministry activity.
  5. Complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and any other required paperwork, as requested.
  6. Maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
  7. Maintain moral and ethical standards that would be exemplary of the life of Christ. 

Students meeting all eligibility requirements may be awarded $5,000.00 per Fall and Spring semesters and $2,000 for each Fall and Spring if you are a commuter student. The scholarship committee will evaluate each candidate on the basis of his or her total qualifications. The Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship is a monetary award that shall be applied toward tuition only. This scholarship is available only to new, incoming transfer students. DBU renews the scholarship on a year-by-year basis until a student has attempted a total of 120 undergraduate hours of college credit, including hours transferred from other colleges and universities.

Maintaining Your Scholarship

Living on campus allows students to be fully engaged in the DBU experience. On-campus residency is required for all DBU Scholarships except the Transfer Commuter scholarship.

Students must continue to maintain specific overall GPAs to remain on scholarship at Dallas Baptist University. Learn More >>