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
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varied
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Juanita Stubbs-Bluntson Endowed Book Award
Applicant must be an academically outstanding undergraduate student enrolled full-time at the university; demonstrate academic achievement by...
Applicant must be an academically outstanding undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $250 Annually
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
$500 per semester Leon Bland, Eric Barnes, Taurean Hearn, Jeremy Smith Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an upcoming sophomore, junior, or senior student enrolled...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
Varies Leroy V. Smith Book Award
Applicant Must: Be an undergraduate student majoring in Health and Physical Education Unmet financial need after the financial aid award package...
Applicant Must: Be an undergraduate student majoring in Health and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 annually Lockheed Martin Corporation - Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must meet the following criteria: Undergraduate student enrolled full-time Major in Computer...
To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
$500 annually Lonnie M. Wraggs Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an education major. Must have a 3.00 GPA or better and...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 annually
Ended
$500 per semester Lottie W. Thornton Elementary Education Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a sophomore or junior Elementary Education major Must...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
Up to $500 per semester Luther and Ruth Williams Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a graduating high school senior with a 2.75 cumulative grade...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500 per semester
Ended
Varies Madison County JSUNAA 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 Malcolm Jackson Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be enrolled as an undergraduate student. Must be majoring...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mart Lamar Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in Civil...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$650 per student (3 student annually) Mary Etta Myles-Sutton & Thomas G. Sutton Book Award
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an incoming freshmen student majoring in education and enrolled...
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $650 per student (3 student annually)
Ended
Varies Matilda Barney, Evelyn Barney Harris and Janie Bell Barney Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a sophomore, junior or junior undergraduate student Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mattie A. Silas Memorial Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time student (12 hours or more) Be a education...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 McKenzie and Mary Crump Scholarship
To be eligible for the scholarship(s), candidates must meet the following criteria: Candidates must be from Hinds County Candidates must have at...
To be eligible for the scholarship(s), candidates must meet the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$500 per semester Melita W. Woodard Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Applicant Must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum 3.0 GPA Unmet financial need after the financial aid award package has been...
Applicant Must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum 3.0...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
$500 per semester Meteorology Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time undergraduate majoring in meteorology Have a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
Varies Michael A. Robinson & Brenda Harvey-Robinson Book Award
To be eligible of the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a full-time undergraduate student enrolled full-time at...
To be eligible of the scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mildred B. Kelley Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an academically outstanding graduate/undergraduate student...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Milton and Rose Austin Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: A full-time student with 12 or more credits if continuing...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 annually Milton Lewis Harper CPA Scholarship for Achievement towards Certified Public Accountancy
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time junior accounting major Must be a member of the...
To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 annually
Ended
Varies Miss JSU Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be an academically outstanding undergraduate student...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250 per semester Mose and Mable Austin Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Mose and Mable Austin Scholarship will give first preference to...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250 per semester
Ended
Varies Neel-Schaffer Engineering Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: • Be a full-time student (minimum of 12 hours). • Be a sophomore,...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies New Horizon Church International 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
$500 per semester Newcomen Society Endowed Scholarship in Entrepreneurship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time sophomore, junior or senior Be an...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 per semester
Ended
$1500 per semester Nissan Cooperative Education Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an undergraduates classified as a sophomore or higher Have...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500 per semester
Ended
Varies Our C.H.E.E.R Marian Covington Annual Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an academically outstanding student enrolled full-time at...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Pasqual Slaughter Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a junior or senior enrolled full-time at JSU. Must...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1000 per semester Percy E. Gibson, Jr. Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: The Percy E. Gibson, Jr. scholarship preference will be to an...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000 per semester
Ended
Varies Presidents Scott County Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a full-time undergraduate from Scott County Have a minimum...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 annually Reverend Luther E. McEwen Memorial Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be an academically outstanding student enrolled full-time in...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
$500 annually Richard Richardson, Sr. and Henry Minion Scholarship
Applicant Must: Be a full-time education major Have a minimum 3.0 GPA Unmet financial need after the financial aid award package has been determined
Applicant Must: Be a full-time education major Have a minimum 3.0...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 annually
Ended
Varies Robert Branson Trust
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: First preference to full-time undergraduate students from...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250 - $500 per semester Robinson-McGee Book Fund
Applicant Must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum 2.5 GPA Unmet financial need after the financial aid award package has been...
Applicant Must: Be a full-time undergraduate student Have a minimum 2.5...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250 - $500 per semester
Ended
$1,000 annually Rosa C. Robinson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a freshman, sophomore, or junior full-time...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 annually
Ended
$250 - $1000 per semester Rose Harper Austin Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be a graduate of Nettleton High School in Nettleton, MS Be a...
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250 - $1000 per semester
Ended
Varies Sadie E. Magee Scholarship
Applicant Must: Be a full-time undergraduate physical education major Be a female athlete who is not eligible to receive financial aid Have a 2.70...
Applicant Must: Be a full-time undergraduate physical education major Be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended