Scholarships Notice

For students entering MSU in Fall 2021 or Spring 2022, scholarship amounts will be available at a later date. Amounts listed here are for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Other Scholarship

Provost Scholarships

Priority Date

Priority Date Dec 01, 2020

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2020 Fall Starkville Freshman MS ResidentNon-Resident

Worth approximately $41850 over four years, $8910 per year

ACT

30+

SAT

1360+

GPA

3.75+

Award Information

  • Academic scholarship of $8,910 per year and a $4,000 scholarship for study abroad
  • Non-resident students may also receive a scholarship to cover up to 100% of the out-of-state portion of tuition
  • A research grant of $1,500 for academic research and/or creative discovery
  • A one-summer optional tuition credit of $1,000 ($2,400 for non-resident) and one summer of free housing in Griffis Hall
  • An optional $750 travel grant to a conference (to be provided by Honors)
  • Begin active research no later than the spring of the second year and produce a research report and present at one of the Mississippi State undergraduate research symposia.
  • Participate in provost scholar activities, including talks and gatherings and work with the director of prestigious external fellowships and pursue such fellowships.
  • Provost Scholarships replace Academic Excellence and Colvard Future Leader Scholarships

Award Criteria

  • Minimum 3.75 GPA and 30 or higher ACT