Prospective students who ultimately attend Alma and are referred to Alma College by an alumnus, faculty, staff member, current student, parent or friend of the college receive the Alma College Referral Award which provides $1,000 per year for 4 years ($4,000 in total) in the name of the individual who referred them to the college.
The scholarship is only available to incoming students and is renewable for up to 4 years upon receipt. The deadline to be eligible is February 1st of the year of enrollment.Legacy scholarship (Alumni Award)
will also continue in its current form as a branch of this program. For NCAA compliance reasons, donors to the Scot Loyalty Fund may refer a student to Alma College; however, incoming student-athletes who are referred by a donor to the Scot Loyalty Fund can only be eligible for the Referral Award if also referred by a non-Scot Loyalty Fund donor