Scholarships Notice

Mississippi State University awards automatic scholarships based on certain academic criteria. Calculate your potential amounts using our scholarship calculator. Opportunities for additional scholarships, such as departmental or private scholarships, are available based on submission of the General Scholarship Application once admitted to the university. Students who are unable to take the ACT or SAT may submit the General Scholarship Application to be reviewed holistically for scholarship consideration.

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ATTENTION! Scholarship amounts for the 2023-2024 school year will be available soon!

Other Scholarship

Congressional Award Medal Scholarship

Priority Date

Priority Date Aug 01, 2022

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2022 Fall2023 Spring OnlineStarkvilleMeridianGulf Coast FreshmanCommunity College Transfer MS ResidentNon-Resident

One-time award $1,000 Gold Medal recipients

Award Information

  • Awarded at the highest level of achievement at the time of admission

Award Criteria

  • ​Submission of the General Scholarship Application
  • Submission of Congressional Award Medal Scholarship application found in the "Recommended" list under the "Opportunities" tab in the MSU scholarship portal.
    • This includes submission of your state representative's email address. 
  • A letter of verification by the student's state representative's must be uploaded into the MSU scholarship portal. The letter must include the level obtained and the date received.

One-time award $750 Silver Medal recipients

Award Information

  • Awarded at the highest level of achievement at the time of admission

Award Criteria

  • ​Submission of the General Scholarship Application
  • Submission of Congressional Award Medal Scholarship application found in the "Recommended" list under the "Opportunities" tab in the MSU scholarship portal.
    • This includes submission of your state representative's email address. 
  • A letter of verification by the student's state representative's must be uploaded into the MSU scholarship portal. The letter must include the level obtained and the date received.

One-time award $500 Bronze Medal recipients

Award Information

  • Awarded at the highest level of achievement at the time of admission

Award Criteria

  • ​Submission of the General Scholarship Application
  • Submission of Congressional Award Medal Scholarship application found in the "Recommended" list under the "Opportunities" tab in the MSU scholarship portal.
    • This includes submission of your state representative's email address. 
  • A letter of verification by the student's state representative's must be uploaded into the MSU scholarship portal. The letter must include the level obtained and the date received.