Paying for a college education in this day and age can be a daunting task. Hanover College offers a variety of scholarships for students.

  • 98 percent of our students receive financial assistance.
  • Hanover College ranks in the top 10 percent of the nation's colleges in endowment-per-student.

Merit Scholarships

Admission level

Award NameEligibilityAmountDeadline
Parker ScholarshipAdmission and 3.9 GPA, plus 1200 SAT or 26 ACT$92,000 scholarship $23,000 per yearMarch 1
Hendricks ScholarshipAdmission and 3.7 GPA, plus 1100 SAT or 24 ACT$84,000 scholarship $21,000 per yearMarch 1
Blythe ScholarshipAdmission and 3.4 GPA, plus 1000 SAT or 22 ACT$76,000 scholarship $19,000 per yearMarch 1
Donner ScholarshipAdmission and 3.0 GPA, plus 1000 SAT or 22 ACT$68,000 scholarship $17,000 per yearMarch 1

Competitive level

Award NameFor Consideration AmountApplication RequirementDeadline
Benjamin Templeton Scholars (awarded up to 10 students)Exceptional students who
have participated or led
programs that promote
diversity, tolerance and
social justice for race,
gender, religion, sexual
preference or national origin
Full-tution renewableAdmission

Completed Templeton Scholar application, 500-word essay, 2 letters of recommendation, detailed résumé
December 1
Crowe ScholarsTop applicants in Natural Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Arts and Letters, and Undecided majors  $5,000 renewable scholarship in addition to admission level scholarship  Admission

Detailed résumé highlighting accomplishments in one’s academic area of interest, Additional letters of recommendation
December 1

Awards and Scholarships

Knowlton Scholarship
This $5,000 scholarship is given to four first-year students, preferably  from Logan County, Ohio with the intent to study mathematics or a related field. Other Ohio residents may be considered.

Legacy Award
Awarded to immediate relatives of Hanover College alumni and current students to remind us that the most important part of the College is not its buildings but its people. For 2014-2015, this award is in the amount of $3,000 per year. It is renewable each year provided a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA is maintained.

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