Application Opens November 1st, 2023.

Deadline: December 1, 2023Extension: February 1, 2024 (due to FAFSA delay).


Full-Tuition Coverage (5 scholarships available)

This scholarship combines all institutional, external, and/or government aid available (not including loans), equating to 100% of annual tuition, renewable across four (4) years. Scholarship recipients pay zero tuition and do not need to take any additional loans for tuition. Room, board, student fees, or other costs are separate.


  • For all new undergraduate on-campus freshmen and transfer students.
  • Students must be first-time applicants admitted for Fall 2024.
  • Students must complete the FAFSA and the 2024 John P. Stead Steadfast Scholarship application.
  • FAFSA must be completed by February 1st, 2024.
  • Standard financial aid eligibility applies for awarding and renewal.