PCC offers several scholarships to make our cost even more affordable.

Read the details below to see if you qualify, then don’t wait to apply! A limited number are available to qualified students.

Scholarships Offered

(View additional qualifications for each scholarship below.)

  • Available to a qualified applicant who has a parent serving full-time in a Christian ministry that is Bible-believing. By “full-time ministry” we mean pastor, missionary, Christian school teacher, etc.
  • Recipients must maintain a 2.00 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • The scholarship will be reviewed for renewal each year by the Scholarship Committee. An individual recipient’s scholarship may be canceled at any time at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee on the recommendation of the College Administration.
  • A maximum tuition benefit of $1,000 per year, applied up to four times (during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval). If the student is enrolled in the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program, payments will not be applied during semesters the student is receiving the Fourth Year Tuition-Free benefit. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.

  • Available to a qualified applicant who has declared a Bible major (including concentrations in pastoral ministries, youth ministries, missions, and music ministries); intends to be a minister of the gospel; and comes from a church that is Bible-believing.
  • Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 2.00 or higher.
  • Recipients must maintain a 2.00 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • A maximum tuition benefit of $1,000 per year, applied up to four times (during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval). If the student is enrolled in the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program, payments will not be applied during semesters the student is receiving the Fourth Year Tuition-Free benefit. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.

  • Available to a qualified applicant who has declared an education major.
  • Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 2.00 or higher.
  • Recipients must maintain a 2.00 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • A maximum tuition benefit of $1,000 per year, applied up to four times (during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval). If the student is enrolled in the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program, payments will not be applied during semesters the student is receiving the Fourth Year Tuition-Free benefit. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.

  • Available to an applicant who qualifies in one of the following ways:
    • Applicant was honorably discharged from the U.S. armed forces (must submit DD Form 214 showing at least 3 years of active duty or 6 years in Selected Reserve)
    • Applicant is completing a 6-year obligation in the Selected Reserve or has been honorably discharged from the Selected Reserve due to disability (must submit DD Form 2384-1 or DD 214).
    • Parent currently serving in the U.S. armed forces on active duty or Selected Reserve (must submit parent’s military personnel record showing at least 6 years of service)
    • Parent honorably discharged from the U.S. armed forces (active duty or Selected Reserve—must submit parent’s military personnel record or DD Form 214 showing at least 10 years of service)
    • Parent served in the U.S. armed forces and died or was permanently and totally disabled while on active duty (must submit parent’s DD Form 214)
  • Recipients must maintain a 2.00 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • A maximum tuition benefit of $1,000 per year, applied up to four times (during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval). If the student is enrolled in the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program, payments will not be applied during semesters the student is receiving the Fourth Year Tuition-Free benefit. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.

  • Available to an applicant who qualifies in one of the following ways:
    • Graduates as valedictorian or salutatorian of a class of six or more students
    • Scores a minimum composite score of 25 on the ACT
    • Scores a minimum total of 1200 on the SAT
    • Scores a minimum total of 80 on the CLT
    If the applicant is the valedictorian or salutatorian, we must receive a letter from the school administrator verifying that fact. If the applicant’s qualification is based on his ACT, SAT, or CLT score, he must have an official copy of his score sent directly to the College. This can be done automatically if you specify our college ACT number 0707 or our SAT number 5970 or if you choose PCC from the list of CLT colleges when you register for these tests.
  • Must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.50 or higher.
  • Recipients must maintain a 3.20 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • A maximum tuition benefit of $800 per year, applied up to four times (during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval). If the student is enrolled in the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program, payments will not be applied during semesters the student is receiving the Fourth Year Tuition-Free benefit. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.

  • Available to a qualified applicant whose parent graduated from PCC in a four-year undergraduate program.
  • Recipients must maintain a 2.00 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • A maximum tuition benefit of $250 per year, applied up to four times (during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval). If the student is enrolled in the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program, payments will not be applied during semesters the student is receiving the Fourth Year Tuition-Free benefit. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.

  • Available to a qualified applicant who completed at least a full 12th grade enrollment through Abeka Academy.
  • Must be enrolled as a student at PCC within one year of high school graduation.
  • Recipients must maintain a 2.00 GPA each year (not cumulative) at Pensacola Christian College in order to receive the benefit of the scholarship. Students who forfeit the scholarship because of grade point average will forfeit the benefit for future years.
  • The scholarship amount is calculated by totaling the tuition fees paid (Grades 9–12) for video home school courses taken through Abeka Academy. The tuition scholarship amount is divided by four years and will be applied to the student's tuition during the second, fourth, sixth, and eighth semesters of attendance after approval. Student must complete consecutive semesters as a full-time student to continue to receive the scholarship benefit.
  • May not be combined with the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program.
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Scholarship Qualifications

  • Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens or U.S. permanent resident cardholders.
  • Applicants must declare a four-year major.
  • Applicants may receive only 1 scholarship.
  • Except where noted, applicants qualifying for scholarships may also apply for the Fourth Year Tuition-Free program and/or work assistance for additional financial aid.
  • Scholarship applications for the fall semester must be completed by June 15 (spring semester by December 1).

PCC reserves the right to make changes in these scholarship programs at its discretion.

Pensacola Christian College offers access to its educational programs and activities based upon biblical standards and applicable laws that permit its right to act in furtherance of its religious objective. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, or national origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, and scholarships or loan programs.

Additional Scholarships

PCC college students have access to over 40 more scholarships in addition to the scholarships above. Generous donors, alumni, and friends of the College make these scholarships available because of their desire to help students continue an education for service to the Lord.

Qualified students may apply for these scholarships during the spring semester, to be applied to their accounts the following fall semester.

If you’re interested in setting up a scholarship fund managed by Abeka Fund, e-mail scholarships*abekafund|com or call 850-478-8496, ext. 2911.

Dr. Lynn Irwin Memorial Scholarship

$2,000 scholarship awarded to ministerial students, to be applied over one semester.

Faith Ministerial Scholarship (Pastoral or Missions)

A $3,150 scholarship awarded to a male student in pastoral ministries or missions, to be applied over one semester.

Harold D. Suttles, Jr. and Gloria T. Suttles, Legal and Missionary Scholarship Fund (Missions)

A $750 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, junior, or senior in missions, to be applied over one semester.

Michael R. Baker Soulwinner Scholarship (Ministerial)

Scholarships of $1,000 each awarded to continuing ministerial sophomores, juniors, or seniors who have a financial need and a desire to win souls to Christ, to be applied over one semester.

Sylvia Briggs Taylor Scholarship (Female Missions)

A $500 scholarship awarded to a continuing junior or senior female missions student, to be applied over one semester.

Robert and Norma Vermeulen Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships of $500 each awarded to continuing sophomore, junior, or senior students with a major or concentration in pastoral ministries, music, music ministries, or music education, to be applied over one semester.

Baptist Heritage Scholarship

A $500 scholarship awarded to a continuing senior enrolling in PTS after graduation, to be applied over one semester.

Eleanor Robson Scholarship (Church Music)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded in $1,000 increments to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Palmer and Becky Manning Scholarship

A $4,500 scholarship awarded to a pastoral ministries major, to be applied over a year.

Bank of America Scholarship

Scholarships of $500 each awarded to continuing sophomore, junior, or senior business majors, to be applied over one semester.

Charlene E. Ball Memorial Scholarship (Medical Office)

A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student with a concentration in medical office administration, to be applied over one semester.

Sigma Group at Morgan Stanley Finance Scholarship

Two $1,250 scholarships awarded to continuing sophomores, juniors, or seniors with a finance concentration, to be applied over one semester.

Roger and Eloise Anderson Scholarship (Business, Accounting majors)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Eleanor Robson Scholarship (Criminal Justice, Legal Office Administration)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded in $1,000 increments to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Dr. Barbara Bradley Memorial Scholarship (Secondary)

Scholarships of $1,000 each awarded to continuing juniors or seniors majoring in secondary education, to be applied over one semester.

Kathleen Irwin Scholarship

Two $1,000 scholarships awarded to education majors, to be applied over one semester.

Rosann Petermeyer Memorial Scholarship (Secondary)

A $500 scholarship awarded to continuing sophomore or junior majoring in secondary education, to be applied over one semester.

Sandy Schmuck Memorial Scholarship (Secondary)

A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing junior or senior secondary education student who exhibits a joy of teaching and love for students, to be applied over one semester.

Eleanor Robson Scholarship (Science Education)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded in $1,000 increments to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Otis Lee Gooding, Jr. Memorial Scholarship (Electrical concentration)

A $2,000 scholarship awarded in $1,000 increments at the start of the 5th and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance to a continuing junior electrical engineering major.

Roger and Eloise Anderson Scholarship (Mechanical concentration)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Psalm 90:17 Computer Science Scholarship

A scholarship of $500 awarded to Computer Information Systems or Computer Science/Software Engineering majors, to be applied over one semester.

Alan Arlan Lawrence Memorial Scholarship (Professional Writing)

Scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to a continuing sophomore, junior, or senior with an English major with emphasis in professional writing, to be applied in the fall semester.

French Scholarship (Pre-Law)

Scholarships of $1,000 to $3,000 awarded to continuing sophomores, juniors, or seniors with a pre-law emphasis, to be applied over one semester.

Harold D. Suttles, Jr. and Gloria T. Suttles, Legal and Missionary Scholarship Fund (Pre-Law)

A $750 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, junior, or senior in pre-law, to be applied over one semester.

Roger and Eloise Anderson Scholarship (Pre-Law)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Charles Reubin Ball Memorial Scholarship

A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student with a major or concentration in music, music education, or music ministries, to be applied over one semester.

Dr. and Mrs. Arnold C. Ott Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships of $1,000 each awarded to a music major or concentration, to be applied over one semester.

Eleanor Robson Scholarship (Music, Music Education, Music Ministries)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded in $1,000 increments to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Robert and Norma Vermeulen Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships of $500 each awarded to continuing sophomore, junior, or senior students with a major or concentration in pastoral ministries, music, music ministries, or music education, to be applied over one semester.

Roger and Eloise Anderson Scholarship (Pre-Medicine)

Up to $3,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, to be applied during the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semesters of consecutive attendance.

Pay It Forward Pre-Med Scholarship (Pre-Medicine)

Scholarships of $5,000 each year, for up to three years, to be awarded to students pursuing a pre-medicine degree.

Lynne Johns Memorial Scholarship

Two $500 scholarships awarded to continuing sophomores, juniors, or seniors majoring in nursing, to be applied over a semester.

Schroder Nursing Scholarship

Two $1,000 scholarships awarded to continuing junior or senior nursing students, to be applied over a semester.

Sylvia Ann Taylor Scholarship

A $500 scholarship awarded to a continuing junior or senior female majoring in nursing, to be applied over a semester.

Ben and Terica Summerlin Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships of $2,000 each awarded to continuing sophomores, juniors, or seniors, to be applied over one semester.

Christopher Joseph Barnhart Memorial Encouragement Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to encourage hard-working, average students who are making spiritual and academic progress. The scholarship provides a minimum of $500 or a maximum of $1,000 to sophomores, juniors, or seniors, to be applied over one semester.

Church Ministry Scholarship

A scholarship of $250 will be awarded to a student who is currently serving in the ministry of the Campus Church and maintains a 3.0 GPA, to be applied over one semester.

Crawford Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships of $1,000 each awarded to continuing sophomores or juniors, to be applied over one semester.

Dean Lay Scholarship

A $500 or $1,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore, junior, or senior, to be applied over a semester.

Gregg Bryant Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $500 will be awarded to a student who has a gift for hospitality and a passion for helping others, to be applied fall semester.

Melvin and Mabel Teuscher Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships of $1,000 each awarded to continuing sophomores, juniors, or seniors, to be applied over one semester.

Philippians 4:19 Scholarship

But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
This scholarship provides a minimum of $500 or maximum of $1,000 based on financial need for a sophomore, junior, or senior, to be applied over one semester.

Tim Rammel Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to average students who have love and compassion for people. The scholarship provides a minimum of $500 or maximum of $1,000 to sophomores, juniors, or seniors, to be applied over one semester. Priority will be given to individuals who are diabetic.

Timothy Andrew Kaufman Memorial Scholarship

A $750 scholarship awarded to a continuing junior or senior, to be applied over a semester.

Dr. and Mrs. Kenneth Deuel Scholarship (Indonesian students)

Scholarships of $500 each awarded to continuing sophomore or junior Indonesian students, to be applied over one semester.

Mephibosheth Scholarship (physical or sensory impairment)

A $1,000 or $2,000 scholarship awarded to a student with a physical or sensory impairment, to be applied over one semester.

The Great Shepherd Scholarship (from the state of Maine)

A $1,000 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore from the state of Maine, to be applied over one semester.

Hallie Johnson Memorial Scholarship

A $500 scholarship awarded to a continuing sophomore or junior, to be applied over one semester.