Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

Outstanding community college students with financial need who want to transfer to four-year colleges or universities have until noon (ET) on October 25, 2016 to apply to the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation for an Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship worth up to $40,000 per year. 

A review panel of university admissions professionals and faculty will judge scholarship applicants based on their achievements and academic ability, financial need, persistence, leadership and service to others. A total of 55 Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships will be awarded in the spring. 

To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must be attending community college or have graduated from a community college since 2012. A student must also have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better and demonstrate significant unmet financial need. In addition, scholarship applicants must plan to enroll in a full-time baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2017. 

More information about the scholarship and how can apply can be found here

David Gall Memorial Scholarship

Each year, the Ohio Transfer Council (OTC) awards multiple, non-renewable $1,000 scholarships for students transferring from one member institution to another. Scholarship funds are disbursed at the beginning of each term and are based on a student's grade report and enrollment status of the prior term. More information about this scholarship opportunity is below. 


The 2016 David Gall Memorial Scholarship Application is now closed. Watch for the 2017 application to be available in the spring. 

Application Checklist

Eligibility Guidelines and Criteria


Click here for a list of current membership colleges and universities (please note only transfer students to and from OTC member institutions are eligible). 


Congratulations to the 2016 David Gall Scholarship recipients:


Ashley Neville 

Transferring from Zane State College to The Ohio State University

Carolanne Norris

Transferring from Columbus State Community College to Otterbein University

Alexandria Vereb

Transferring from Columbus State Community College to The Ohio State University

© Ohio Transfer Council
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software