Awards & Scholarships

Office of Admissions and Scholarships

Office: 101 Montgomery Hall
Telephone: 662-325-2224

Mississippi State University’s Scholarship Program offers assistance to outstanding students who demonstrate the potential for superior academic performance at the college level. Students must be enrolled full-time and must complete a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester to receive scholarships. Certain scholarships and loans require the student complete a minimum of 15 credit hours each semester to receive the award.  Academic scholarships will be deferred during the work phase for co-op students. Renewal of scholarships non-resident scholarships/waivers is based on full-time enrollment and maintaining a 3.00 overall GPA at the end of each fall semester. All students have the right to appeal their Scholarship status. Exceptions may be made in cases of mitigating circumstances such as: Death in the immediate family, personal injury, illness, etc, as determined by the Office Academic and non-resident tuition scholarships are only offered during the fall and spring semesters. Requests to substitute a summer semester for a fall or spring semester must be made through the scholarship office.

A listing of Mississippi State University scholarship opportunities are located at: