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
varies JSU Chicago Alumni Chapter Endowed Book Scholarship.
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student. Must...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Cleveland Ohio Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Cleveland, OH Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$1,000 to Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and $2,000 to Senior annually JSU Greater Washington DC Area Ada L. Mason Memorial Scholarship
To be eligible for the book award, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of the Greater Washington DC area Have a minimum...
To be eligible for the book award, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $1,000 to Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and $2,000 to Senior annually
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$500 annually JSU Holmes County Alumni Chapter Scholarship
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a full-time student at Jackson State University and in good...
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $500 annually
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Houston (TX) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum ACT score...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Deadline07/31/2018
$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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $500 per student
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
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: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU SE VA Alumni Chapter Scholarship Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Virginia or northeast region (Maryland,...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$500 per semester JSU Simpson County Scholarship Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Simpson County, MS Be a full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $500 per semester
Deadline07/31/2018
Varied JSU Sister Greek Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an undergraduate/graduate student. Must be enrolled...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varied
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Southwest Region Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: B * e a resident of Southwestern Region of the United States Be...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU St. Louis (MO) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of Metro St. Louis, MO Be a full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Stanlee P. Green Metro Atlanta
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of the Metro Atlanta area Have a minimum of 2.50...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Starkville- Louisville Alumni
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of of Starkville, MS or Louisville, MS Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
1,000 annually JSU Tupelo - Northeast MS Alumni Chapter Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a high school graduate or transfer student from...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: 1,000 annually
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Twin City Alumni Chapter Fund
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of the Twin Cities, MN Be a full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies JSU Vicksburg (MS) Alumni Chapter Book Award/Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a resident of of Vicksburg, MS Be a full-time undergraduate...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$500 per semester Juanita Sims Doty Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a graduate student enrolled in Communicative Disorders...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $500 per semester
Deadline07/31/2018
$0.00 Katie M. Curry Robinson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for the scholarship (s), candidates must meet the following criteria: Must be classified as junior or senior and enrolled...
To be eligible for the scholarship (s), candidates must meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline07/31/2018
up to $2,500 Kenyatta Stewart, Jr. Study Abroad Fund
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: up to $2,500
Deadline07/31/2018
varies Kirkland Group Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be full-time undergraduate male student. Must be majoring...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$1,250 annually Kristy L. Murray and Trista D. Martin Physics Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a minority Female Graduate of a high school in the...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $1,250 annually
Deadline07/31/2018
$500 per semester LAD Engineering Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: First preference will be given to an African American Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $500 per semester
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies Larry and Mary Heard Book Award
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be undergraduate student currently enrolled in 12 or more...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018
$250 Annually Lee and Genia Moses Book Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an African American. Must be a full time student at...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $250 Annually
Deadline07/31/2018
$500 per semester Lee E. Williams Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a second semester freshman or sophomore Be a Language Arts...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: $500 per semester
Deadline07/31/2018
Varies Leslie Burl McLemore Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a U.S. citizen and enrolled full-time Have a minimum GPA of...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/31/2018