5.6.8. Out-of-State HOPE Equivalents

For students who reside in Florida, Louisiana, Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, or Mississippi and graduate from high school with a 3.0 GPA or higher, Oglethorpe may consider the student for an award of $3,500 per year. Recipients need to maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher while at Oglethorpe. These awards are merit-based grants directly from Oglethorpe and are only offered at the time of a student’s admission to Oglethorpe.