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FPU Church Match Scholarship - The FPU Church Match Scholarship offers students' churches the chance to get involved in their education. FPU will match 2:1 the amount provided by your church up to $500 per semester for churches belonging to the Pacific District of Mennonite Brethren Churches. FPU will match 1:1 up to $250 per semester for churches not belonging to the Pacific District. Click here to learn more.

FPU Private Scholarships - This set of scholarships are generously provided by alumni, parents, friends, businesses and foundations. Click here to learn more and complete your application.

Traditional Undergraduate Scholarships

ScholarshipRequirementsAward Amounts
Paragon Scholarship3.75 GPA, 1300 SAT or 29 ACT, leader in extracurricular, church and community activities. Two awards given. Student must live on campus for a minimum of two years, participate in President's Leadership course and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.Full tuition
President's Scholarship3.6 GPA, 1100 SAT or 24 ACT, Christian commitment, academic excellence and leadership potential. New applicants must be incoming freshmen. Separate application and letter of recommendation are required. Student must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA and participate in President's Leadership course.$13,000
Transfer Scholar Award3.5 GPA, new applicants must be incoming transfers with 12 transferable college units. Student must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA and enroll in special coursework.$10,000
Dean's ScholarshipDemonstrated high academic achievement and outstanding effort. New applicants must be incoming freshmen. See the freshman academic scholarship chart for eligibility. Student must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA$11,000
Transfer Achievement Award3.0 college GPA, new applicants must be incoming transfers. Student must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.$7,500
Transfer Academic Award2.4 college GPA, new applicants must be incoming transfers. Student must maintain satisfactory academic progress.$5,000
Founder's AwardNew applicants must be incoming freshmen. See the freshman academic scholarship chart for eligibility. Student must maintain satisfactory academic progress.$5,000
Residential Success GrantAwarded to students who decide to live on campus. Enjoy all of FPU's amenities like the fitness center & cafeteria while building relationships that will last a lifetime. Grant amount is based on need and financial aid package.Amounts Vary
Fresno Pacific GrantAwarded to students who choose to commute. Commuters can enjoy all the on campus amenities plus they have a dedicated lounge they can use to study, relax, eat & socialize. Award based on need and financial aid package.Amounts Vary
Music Scholarship2.0 GPA, audition. Must agree to continued participation in music at Fresno Pacific University.Amounts vary
Drama Scholarship2.0 GPA, audition. Must agree to continued participation in drama at Fresno Pacific University.Amounts vary
Faculty Scholarship3.3 GPA upon entering FPU for incoming freshmen. 3.0 GPA for incoming transfer students.$8,000
Athletics ScholarshipMen's and women's basketball, men's and women's track and cross country, men's and women's soccer, men's and women's swimming, men's and women's tennis, men's baseball, women's volleyball and men's and women's water polo. Minimum 2.0 GPA, tryout with coach and continued participation in intercollegiate athletics.Amounts vary
Church Match ScholarshipFPU will match 2:1 the amount provided by your church up to $500/semester for churches belonging to the Pacific District of Mennonite Brethren Churches. FPU will match 1:1 up to $250/semester for churches not belonging to the Pacific District.  Click here for more information on the Church Match Scholarship policy.Amounts vary

Graduate Grants

Graduate Grant - This Graduate Grant is for School of Business,School of Humanities, Religion & Social Sciences as well as School of Natural Sciences graduate students. Click here to start your application.

School of Education Graduate Grant - This SOE Graduate Grant is specifically for students pursuing their graduate degree within the School of Education. Click here to begin your application