SCHOLARSHIPS

NEMS ASU ALUMNI CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 

Purpose


It is the organization’s purpose to provide a supplementary scholarship of $1000.00 to
help pay qualified educational expenses of graduating seniors who will be attending
Alcorn State University.


Note: Qualified education expenses include tuition and fees; and course-related expenses
such as books, supplies, and equipment. Room and board, travel, research, clerical help,
and non-required equipment are not qualified education expenses.


Requirements for eligibility
· U. S. citizen
· Applicant must be a graduating senior or high school equivalency from a local
area high school(s)
· GPA 2.5 or above
Selection Criteria
· GPA 2.5 or above
· Has met entry-level requirements and has been accepted to Alcorn State
University.

UNVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS

Full Academic   

Full scholarships are awarded to enrolling Freshmen with a composite score of 24 or above  on the ACT or its equivalence on the SAT and a 3.00 or better High School Cumulative Grade Point Average on a 4.00 scale.  This scholarship is renewable each year provided the student maintains a 3.50 or above Cumulative Grade Point Average.  This scholarship covers room, board, tuition and fees, and a $350.00 book allowance.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a first time freshman.

Partial Academic 

Partial scholarships are awarded to students with 22 or 23 on the ACT or its equivalence on the SAT and a 3.00 or better High School Grade Point Average on a 4.00 scale.  This scholarship covers tuition and fees and also provides an additional $150.00 for books.  This scholarship is renewable provided the student maintains a 3.00 or above Cumulative Grade Point Average.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a first time freshman.

 

Valedictorian 

Valedictorians will receive a full academic scholarship per academic year.  This scholarship provides an additional $200.00 for books.  This scholarship is renewable each year provided the student maintains a 3.00 or above Cumulative Grade Point Average.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a first time freshman.

Salutatorian 

Salutatorians will receive a partial academic scholarship per academic year.  This scholarship provides an additional $150.00 for books.  This scholarship is renewable each year provided the student maintains a 3.00 or above Cumulative Grade Point Average.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a first time freshman. 

Kelzie Odea Davis

Hometown:  Tupelo, MS

2015 Graduate Tupelo High School

Granddaughter of

Calvin "Fred" Davis Class of '65 Inductee ASU Sport Hall of Fame Sept. 2000

Major:  Animal Science

 

Former 2016 - 2017 Scholarship Recipient

 

Career goal:  To become a Veternarian

 

About Alcorn: "I love my dad's university!"

 

Iris Rose Lee

Hometown: New Albany, MS

Major:  Nursing

(Iris has applied to transfer to the ASU Nursing School in Natchez MS .)

Former 2016 - 2017 Scholarship Recipient

 

Career goal: To become a Nurse Practitioner

 

About Alcorn: "I'm so glad I go to ASU!"

 

Zambrian Johnson

Hometown: Okolona, MS

Major:  Nursing

Former 2016 - 2017 Scholarship Recipient

 

Career goal: To become a pediatric nurse practitioner

 

About Alcorn: "Alcorn State makes you feel right at home. There are people willing and ready to help you whenever needed!"

 

Community College Transfer Graduates Scholarship/Aid Package

 

Packages are available for qualified community college transfer applicants. For details, please click here.

 

Qualified applicants may receive only one of the above scholarships.

  

The Full, Partial, Valedictorian and Salutatorian Scholarships are awarded to those qualified students who have never attended a Community College, College, University, Vocational-Technical College or any school beyond high school before entering Alcorn State University.

 

Source:  http://www.alcorn.edu/admissions/Scholarship/index.aspx?Referer=https%253a%252f%252fwww.alcorn.edu%252fschoolsuite%252fsitemap%252findex.aspx

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