Scholarships in Mississippi
These are all open scholarships for students either resident in or looking to study in Mississippi. Select other state
- Cheryl D. Conkling Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is for students with **hearing or other physical hardships** who have demonstrated a **love for education**. Applicants must live or attend school in either **Windsor, Colorado; Conroe, Texas; Wilkinson County, Mississippi; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; or West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana**.The scholarship is payable $1,500 per semester for eight consecutive semesters, for a total award of $12,000.
- Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers & Firemen ScholarshipThis scholarship program offers financial assistance to dependent children and spouses of any Mississippi law enforcement officer, full-time firefighter or volunteer firefighter who has suffered fatal injuries or wounds or become permanently and totally disabled as a result of injuries or wounds which occurred in the performance of the official and appointed duties of his or her office.
- Mississippi State University Gold Award ScholarshipThis scholarship is for freshman students who have received the **Gold Award** from Girl Scouts by time of enrollment at **MSU**.
- National Rice Month Video ScholarshipCreate a video or animation that in three minutes or less, shines a light on this versatile, tasty, home-grown grain. Educate, entertain, and tell us why you think rice is special – to you, to your state, or to the world!
- Swayze Woodruff Memorial Mid-South ScholarshipApplicants for this scholarship must have been a member of **AQHYA** or **AQHA** for at least one year who is from Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi or Tennessee, and who competes in AQHA-approved shows.