The Nest Scholarship for Out-of-State Students

The Anderson University Nest Scholarship rewards out-of-state students $20,000 over four years ($5,000 annually) and is stackable with other scholarships. We want AU and Central Indiana to feel like home and we think you will love it here!

Award: This stackable scholarship is renewable over four years in the amount of $20,000 total for the four years, and is available to traditional, first-year undergraduate and transfer students, including those who do not submit the FAFSA, and those who do not live on campus. The scholarship is available to students from the United States.


  • Must be a non-Indiana resident
  • Must hold a GPA of 2.75
  • Must enroll as a full-time student at Anderson University

Next Steps:

  1. If you haven't applied yet, please complete your application for admission online or through the common app!
  2. If you have applied already, your next step is to complete your scholarship profile. This will ask you several questions about yourself to pair you with the institutional scholarships that you are eligible for, like this one listed above. Your scholarship profile will also help you meet specific scholarship deadlines.

Anderson University is on a mission to educate students for lives of faith and service, offering more than 60 undergraduate majors, 30 three-year degrees, 20 NCAA Division III intercollegiate sports, alongside adult and graduate programs. The private, liberal arts institution is fully accredited and recognized among top colleges for its business, computer science, cybersecurity, dance, engineering, nursing, and teacher education programs. Anderson University was established in 1917 in Anderson, Indiana, by the Church of God.