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.

Freshman Scholarship Sheet Transfer Scholarship Sheet

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

Other Scholarship

Old Main Scholarship

Mississippi State University will also offer the Old Main (need-based) Scholarship beginning with the Fall 2021-Spring 2022 academic year. For students to be considered, they must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). All admitted high school students and students transferring from other 4-year institutions who complete the FAFSA will be considered for this award. Amounts will vary based on financial need and GPA.


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