Our Opportunities

Welcome to Jackson State University Development Foundation’s Scholarship Management System.

Deadline: This is the date by which you should complete the General Application, any Supplemental Applications, or any Individual Scholarship Applications to receive consideration.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and not a guarantee of what you may receive if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary based on recipient eligibility, available funds, and other factors.

Actions: Upon completion of the General Application and any Supplemental Applications, you will be automatched with scholarships for which you meet the criteria. These scholarships indicate “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. A limited number of scholarships indicate “Apply” under “Action” and require individual applications for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found by viewing Recommended Opportunities from the Opportunities tab.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 annually Addie Travis Brookins Council Scholarship
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria: Graduated from Lanier High School. Majoring in Biology, Computer...
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Deadline11/01/2018
$200 annually Alma Britton Blakney Scholarship
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Clark County Demonstrate promise as a music or...
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $200 annually
Deadline11/01/2018
$5,000 annually during the second academic semester Andre Brown Scholarship
Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA high school / college; must have at least 25 hours of community service and must submit an essay that answers...
Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA high school / college; must have...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000 annually during the second academic semester
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies Barrett and Ann Hatches Global Scholars Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an undergraduate student who have demonstrated an...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies C. G. Johnson Endowed Scholarship in Mathematics
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a junior or senior Must be a math major Must have a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies Delta Pi Chapter (Fall 1997), Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, INC. Alumnae Book Award
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time student sophomore, junior or senior and member...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies GM/EEOC Endowed Scholarship Program
First priority given to incoming (GM related) freshman during the fall semester, although all undergraduates who meet requirements will be...
First priority given to incoming (GM related) freshman during the fall...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
$500 annually Robbie Haynes Memorial Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above. Must complete a 500 word...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: $500 annually
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies Jackson State University-Academic First Time Freshmen Scholarship
First Time Freshman Academic Scholarships based upon CPC GPA and ACT/SAT Composite scores. Presidential Academic Scholarship Requirements: ...
First Time Freshman Academic Scholarships based upon CPC GPA and ACT/SAT...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Jackson State University-Academic Transfer Scholarship
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Requirements: Community/Junior College graduate; cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher with a minimum of 60 transferable...
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Requirements: Community/Junior College...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2019