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.

*Please check your JSU email daily or sign-in to check the status of your application. *

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 per semester Jackson (MS) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time junior or senior Have a minimum 3.25 GPA Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
$1,000 annually Jackson Chapter of the Links, Inc. Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum3.0...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
Varies Jackson State University National Alumni Scholarship (test)
Applicant must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum ACT score of 16 Have a minimum 2.50 GPA Have unmet financial need after the...
Applicant must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum ACT...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Partial tuition, depending on available income Jacob L. Reddix Endowed Scholarship in Mathematics, Science and Technology
Applicant Must: Be an Industrial Technology sophomore or junior major Have a minimum 3.0 GPA Renewable if funds are available Unmet financial need...
Applicant Must: Be an Industrial Technology sophomore or junior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Partial tuition, depending on available income
Ended
$1,000 annually Jacobs Engineering
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: The Jacobs Engineering Scholarship preference is for the...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
$250 per semester James E. Lyons Sr. Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a graduating senior from Jackson, Mississippi high...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250 per semester
Ended
Varies James P. Sims Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an incoming freshman from South Leake High School Have a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jim Hill Class of 1961 Scholarship
Applicant Must: Be a graduate of Jim Hill High School Have a minimum 2.5 GPA Unmet financial need after the financial aid award package has been...
Applicant Must: Be a graduate of Jim Hill High School Have a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$400.00 Jimmie L. and Golda Bridges Franklin Family Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400.00
Ended
Vaires John A Smith Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be from Scott county. Must have a 3.00 GPA or...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Vaires
Ended
$500 annually John and Eunice Grantham Memorial Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an academically outstanding undergraduate student enrolled...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 annually
Ended
$500 annually John Dolph Rhodes, Sr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior Be of good...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 annually
Ended
Varies John Palmer Endowed Scholarship Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: *Be a College of Business major
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 annually Johnnie Woodfork Helping Hands Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an academically outstanding freshman student entering...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
Varies Joseph E. Gordon Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be from Greenville, MS First preference will be to...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Joseph H. Jackson Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a sophomore majoring in the Social Sciences Be nominated by...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Alumni Midwest Region Alumni
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Midwest Region of the United States Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 annually JSU Brookhaven Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be from Lincoln County, MS Be a full-time student at JSU...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 annually
Ended
Varies JSU Chicago Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Chicago, IL Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Cincinnati, OH Alumni Chapter
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Cincinnati, OH Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Clarke County Alumni Chapter
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Clarke County, MS Be a full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Class of 1995
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an academically outstanding graduate and/or undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Columbus-Lowndes County Alumni
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Columbus, MS or Lowndes County, MS Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Dallas (TX) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of North Texas Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Detroit Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at the...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Flint Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Flint, MI Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies JSU Greater Delaware Valley Alumni Chapter
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies JSU Greater Washington D.C. Area Alumni Chapter Endowed Book Award
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Greenville-Washington County
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Greenville, MS or Washington County, MS Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Greenwood-Leflore County
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Greenwood, MS or Leflore County, MS Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Gulf Coast Almuni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a resident of the Gulf Coast, MS area Must be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Indianapolis (IN) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Indianapolis, IN Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Jackson-Hinds Alumni Chapter Clifford E. Jennings Book Award
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of the Greater Jackson area Have a minimum of...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Las Vegas Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Las Vegas, NV Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Los Angeles (CA) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Los Angeles, CA Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Memphis (TN) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an undergraduate or graduate student who has permanent...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 annually JSU Meridian-Lauderdale (MS) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Meridian, MS or Lauderdale County, MS Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
Varies JSU Metro Atlanta Alumni Chapter Endowed Book Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 per student JSU Milwaukee (WI) Alumni Chapter Book Award/ Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a resident of Wisconsin Must be enrolled in...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per student
Ended
Varies JSU Naperville, IL Alumni
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Naperville, IL Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Nashville Alumni Chapter Endowed Book Award
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Have a cumulative GPA’ must be greater than or equal to...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $500 annually JSU Natchez Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Adams County Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500 annually
Ended
Varies JSU National Alumni Assoc. Endowed Scholarship Fund
Applicant must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum ACT score of 16 Have a minimum 2.50 GPA Have unmet financial need after the...
Applicant must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum ACT...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU New Jersey Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of New Jersey Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU New Orleans Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of New Orleans, LA Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Northern California Alumni
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Northern California Be a full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Pike County (MS) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Pike County, MS Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Rankin County Alumni Chapter Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Rankin County, MS Be a full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JSU Scott County (MS) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Scott County, MS Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended