Scholarships Notice

Students who are unable to take the ACT or SAT may submit the General Scholarship Application to be reviewed holistically for scholarship consideration.  

Other Scholarship

Distinguished Young Women's Scholarship

Priority Date

Priority Date Aug 01, 2021

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2021 Fall2022 Spring2022 Fall2023 Spring OnlineStarkville Freshman MS ResidentNon-Resident

A one-time award $1,000 to be used the freshman year

Award Information

Awarded to the local winners of the Mississippi Distinguished Young Women Program (only awarded to the winners, no first or second alternate awards)

Award Criteria

  • Submission of the General Scholarship Application​
  • Submission of Distinguished Young Women's Scholarship application found in the "Recommended" list under the "Opportunities" tab in the MSU scholarship portal
    • This includes submission of your local DYW chairperson's email address. 

Overall winner for the state of Mississippi $5,000 for the freshman year

Award Information

Awarded to the local winners of the Mississippi Distinguished Young Women Program (only awarded to the winners, no first or second alternate awards)

Award Criteria

  • Submission of the General Scholarship Application​
  • Submission of Distinguished Young Women's Scholarship application found in the "Recommended" list under the "Opportunities" tab in the MSU scholarship portal
    • This includes submission of your local DYW chairperson's email address.