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At Goldey-Beacom College, we are committed to making quality education affordable for all students. For this reason, GBC offers a multitude of scholarships that significantly reduce tuition costs for new and returning students. On average, GBC undergraduate students receive 50% in scholarships and tuition assistance from the College. The College's tuition assistance program is comprised of the following:

Merit Scholarships

GBC's merit scholarships are awarded to full-time students according to the following guidelines:

2018-2019 Merit Scholarship Awarding Guidelines $6,000 Joseph West Jones Scholarship
$5,000 GBC Academic Recognition Scholarship
$3,000 GBC Scholarship

Transfer Merit Scholarships

Merit scholarships are awarded in the same amounts as listed above, but based on the GPA earned at the prior higher education institution. For details, please contact the Admissions Office at 302-225-6248 or

Endowed Scholarships

Thanks to our generous donors, Goldey-Beacom College offers a variety of endowed scholarships. A list of endowed scholarships can be found below. Certain scholarships require specific criteria, so be sure to check with the Admissions Office to see if you qualify for any of our endowed scholarships.

Endowed Scholarships include:

  • A. Raymond Jackson Scholarships
  • Alumni Association Scholarship
  • Anne Wright Hirons Scholarship
  • Bank of America Scholarship
  • Carl B. and Josephine M. Baldt
  • Distinguished Alumni Gallery Scholarship
  • Dr. Clarence A. Fulmer Scholarship
  • Dr. Javed Gilani Scholarship
  • DuPont Scholarship
  • Esther S. Marshall Scholarship
  • Gary L. Wirt Scholarship
  • George D. Hanby Memorial Scholarship
  • Herman C. and Carrie W. Watson Memorial Scholarship
  • J. Bayard Cloud Scholarship
  • J. M. Clark Memorial Scholarship
  • J. Wilbur Hirons Scholarship
  • J.P. Morgan/Chase Scholarship
  • James H. Gilliam, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
  • James Julian Scholarship
  • Joanne Warren Scholarship
  • Lankford Family Scholarship
  • Leonard and Martina Quill Scholarship
  • Mark E. Jenkins Memorial Scholarship
  • Milton & Hattie Kutz Foundation Scholarship
  • Mohammad Ilyas Scholarship
  • Muriel E. Gilman Scholarship
  • Nancy C. Sawin Scholarship
  • R. E. Hickman Memorial Scholarship
  • Rebecca Abel Willey Scholarship
  • Stewart B. Jackson Memorial
  • The Della L. Jenness Memorial Book Scholarship
  • The Eleanor R. Hirons Scholarship
  • The Goizueta Foundation Scholars Fund
  • The Harry Simeone Family Endowed Scholarship
  • The Hirons Family Scholarship
  • The Honorable Joshua W. Martin III Scholarship
  • The Jonathan R. Thompson Scholarship
  • The Joseph West Jones Scholars Fund
  • The Joyce E. Jones Graduate Scholarship
  • The Khalil-Midan Scholarship
  • The Life Enrichment Foundation Scholarship
  • The Marcia V. Raniere Scholarship
  • The Marna C. Whittington Endowed Scholarship
  • The Milton R. Olazagasti Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • The Superior Electric Service Company Scholarship
  • V. Edwin Unger Scholarship
  • W. E. Douglas Scholarship
  • William A. Franta Endowed Scholarship
  • William G. Ott Scholarship
  • William R. Baldt Scholarship
  • William Randolph Hearst Foundation Scholarship

SEED Extension Scholarship

Many Delaware Technical & Community College SEED recipients can continue tuition-free enrollment with our SEED Extension Scholarship. The SEED Extension Scholarship at Goldey-Beacom College is a tuition-only scholarship that is awarded to students who successfully complete two years at Delaware Technical & Community College's SEED program and earn an associate degree with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. To learn more about this scholarship opportunity, please contact the Admissions Office at 302-225-6248 or

Athletic Scholarships

As a Division II program, Goldey-Beacom College offers athletic scholarships. Students who wish to qualify for an athletic scholarship must file all federal, state and college financial aid application forms. The head coach of each team makes initial recommendations to the director of athletics in regard to athletic scholarships. Students who wish to explore athletic scholarship opportunities, should contact the respective head coach.

Additional Scholarships

To learn more about scholarship opportunities sponsored by outside organizations, visit: