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

Sumners Scholarship

Application Deadline

  • Fall: September 15
  • Spring: November 15

Filters:

2020 Fall2021 Spring Gulf CoastMeridianStarkville FreshmanTransfer MS Resident

Maximum award for undergraduates $10000 over four years, $2500 per year

GPA

2.50+

Award Information

  • Sumners will only be awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours and graduate students enrolled in a minimum of 9 semester hours
  • Maximum award for undergraduates is 8 semesters
  • Sumner awards are $2,500 per year ($1,250/sem)
  • Sumners will not be awarded for the summer term

The Sumners Scholarship Application can be found at www.sumnersgrant.com. Please select MSU and submit your application.

Award Criteria

  • 2.50 GPA is required
  • Must be a permanent resident of Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Montgomery, or Webster counties in Mississippi
  • Must submit a Sumners application by the appropriate deadline to be approved by the E.H. Sumners Foundation
  • Applications must be submitted annually
  • Submission of the General Scholarship Application​

Maximum award for graduates $5000 over two years, $2500 per year

GPA

2.50+

Award Information

  • Sumners will only be awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours and graduate students enrolled in a minimum of 9 semester hours
  • Maximum award for graduates is 4 semesters
  • Sumner awards are $2,500 per year ($1,250/sem)
  • Sumners will not be awarded for the summer term

The Sumners Scholarship Application can be found at www.sumnersgrant.com. Please select MSU and submit your application.

Award Criteria

  • 2.50 GPA is required
  • Must be a permanent resident of Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Montgomery, or Webster counties in Mississippi
  • Must submit a Sumners application by the appropriate deadline to be approved by the E.H. Sumners Foundation
  • Applications must be submitted annually
  • Submission of the General Scholarship Application​