Freshmen Scholarship Information

2018-2019 SMSUACADEMICSCHOLARSHIPS

 

Scholarship Priority Deadlines

Scholarships for freshmen students will be awarded the 1st week of each month starting in September 2018. Students must be admitted to SMSU before the last date of the previous month and qualify to receive a scholarship offer.

Submit a Scholarship Application

Reminder: You must be admitted to SMSU to receive a scholarship offer.

Mustang Scholarship Packages

PRESIDENT’S Scholarship Package - $10,000

1st year - $2,000 / 2nd year $2,000 / 3rd year $3,000 / 4th year $3,000

  • Students with 29+ ACT/SAT and a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA required for renewal

VICE PRESIDENTS’ Scholarship Package - $8,000

1st year - $1,500 / 2nd year $1,500 / 3rd year $2,500 / 4th year $2,500

  • Students with 27-28 ACT/SAT and minimum GPA of 3.0
  • OR 29+ ACT and 2.5-2.99 GPA
  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA required for renewal

DEANS’ Scholarship Package - $7,000

1st year - $1,500 / 2nd year $1,500 / 3rd year $2,000 / 4th year $2,000

  • Students with 24-28 ACT/SAT and minimum GPA of 2.8
  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA required for renewal

LEADERSHIP Scholarship Package - $5,000

1st year - $1,250 / 2nd year $1,250 / 3rd year $1,250 / 4th year $1,250

  • Students with 22-28 ACT/SAT and a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA required for renewal

ACHIEVEMENT Scholarship Package - $2,000

1st year - $500 / 2nd year $500 / 3rd year $500 / 4th year $500

  • Students with 20-21 ACT and minimum GPA of 3.0
  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA required for renewal
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Additional Scholarships

College Now Scholarship - $2,000 - $4,000 over 4 years (Qualified College Now Students)

  • Academic Criteria: 3.0 High School GPA & 2.0 GPA in College Now course(s)
  • $2,000 ($500/year) over 4 years if receiving Mustang or Mentor Scholarship Package
  • $4,000 ($1,000/year) over 4 years if NOT receiving a Mustang or Mentor Scholarship Package
  • Students who qualify for an Achievement Award and a College Now Scholarship will only receive the $4,000 College Now Scholarship. 

Mustang Transfer Scholarship - $1,600 - $2,400 over 2 years

  • Must be Admitted to SMSU
  • Complete Mustang Transfer Scholarship Application
  • 60+ passing credits at previous institutions(s) OR A.A., A.S., or A.A.S. degree
  • Enroll full-time and on-campus students ONLY
  • Cumulative 2.5 GPA

Mentor Scholarship

$4,800 ($1,200/year) over 4 years

  • Academic Criteria: 3.5 GPA or Top 10% of the grad class
  • 30 awarded per year

Other SMSU Foundation Awards & Scholarships

The SMSU Foundation offers a variety of scholarships and awards for incoming students. For a complete list, please go to www.smsu.edu/scholarships. The awards and amounts are subject to change annually. 

 

Last Modified: 9/4/18 2:01 PM