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MSU Admissions Scholarships

Students admitted to MSU are automatically considered for our general merit scholarships. These scholarships can range from $500 to $2500, per academic year, for students who qualify. Award consideration is based on SAT/ACT entrance exam scores. Incoming freshman are encouraged to apply by our priority application date, March 1st, in order to guarantee consideration for these awards. Scholarships will not be awarded after May 1st. For additional information regarding MSU scholarships, please contact MSU Admissions at:(940) 397-4334, (800) 842-1922, or admissions@mwsu.edu. Scholarship Opportunities through MSU Admissions:
    Redwine Honors Scholarship Program                               Priority Deadline: January 15
    President's Distinguished Scholarship                               Deadline: February 1
    W.P. and Ann Howle Scholarship                                        Deadline: June 1
    W.P. and Ann Howle Letter of Recommendation Form 

MSU Academic Department Scholarships
Check with your academic department to inquire about additional scholarship opportunities. 

 

MISCELLANEOUS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
Grouped by due date

Some of the scholarship applications posted are not in any way associated with Midwestern State University. We provide this information as a courtesy to our current and future students.                                                                                                  

JANUARY DEADLINES
There are currently no scholarship applications due this month.   

FEBRUARY DEADLINES
There are currently no scholarship applications due this month. 

MARCH DEADLINES
Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation Scholarships                    
March 1 every year
Graduating high school seniors

APRIL DEADLINES
NAIFA Scholarship                               
April 15 and Nov. 15 every year
2.5 GPA; the financial services industry as applicant's field of study is preferred
Preston-Clement Scholarship             
April 1 every year
Graduating senior of Burkburnett ISD who will attend MSU  
Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis J. Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship               
April 4 every year 
Permanent U.S. resident of qualifying North Central Texas county; College of Business Admin. major

MAY DEADLINES
Northwest Texas Field and Stream Association Scholarship                     
May 1 every year
Environmental Science or Biology majors; Wichita, Archer, Clay or Wilbarger county high school graduate.  
Bryant and Dorothy Edwards Scholarship and Kirk Edwards Scholarship*              
May 10 every year* 
Graduate of Clay County high school; full time. 
*Priority deadline. Applications accepted year round.
American National Bank & Trust Scholarship                                         
May 10 every year
Beg. freshmen; graduate of public or private high school in Wichita County or Archer County; see application for qualifying majors. 

JUNE DEADLINES
Optimist Club of Wichita Falls Memorial Scholarship                           
June 30 every year     
full time U.S. citizens; min. 2.5 GPA   Click here for printed version of application
Prof Edwards/Southwest Rotary Club Scholarship                                       
June 30 every year     
Full time; min. 3.0 GPA; permanent resident from local county (see app)  Click here for printed version of application  
Wichita Falls Association of Realtors Scholarship     
Click here for printed version of application
June 1 every year
Declared major in College of Bus. Admin; 3.0 GPA; permanent resident of local county (see application)
Work Services Corporation Scholarship                                    
Click here for printed version of application
June 1 every year     
Disabled; full time; passing all classes; registered with Office of Disability Support Services                         
Kiowa Kooks/Art Beyer Scholarship    
Click here for printed version of application
June 1 every year
Full time; min. 2.5 GPA; at least 30 hours earned at MSU
Altrusa Club Scholarship
                     
June 15 every year
Female; full time undergraduate; 21 years or older
Click here for printed version of application
Midwestern Club Scholarship             
June 1 every year
Full time member of administration, faculty or staff at MSU or immediate family member; enroll 12 hours min.Click here for printed version of application
Wichita Falls Club Capri Scholarship
June 15**
Hispanic, beginning freshman graduating from public or private high school in Wichita County
**Priority deadline
North Texas Chapter of the Texas Association of Vietnam Veterans Scholarship
June 30 every year
Vietnam veteran or child or spouse or grandchild of Vietnam veteran; full time; 2.5 GPA
Red River Optimist Club Scholarship
June 1 and November 1 every year

 JULY DEADLINES
MSU Alumni Association Scholarship
July 1 every year
Desk and Derrick Club of Dallas Scholarship                                       
July 1 every year
U.S. citizen, studies or employment in field relating to energy industries, such as geosciences; grad or undergrad                                                                               
Elray and Margaret Hardy Scholarship                                 
July 1 every year**
Employed as CNA at Presbyterian Manor Perkins-Prothro Health Care Center in 2010 or have familial connection to Hardy family    
Holland-King Scholarship                   
July 1 every year**
African-American graduates of high schools in Wichita, Archer, Clay and Wilbarger counties. Two recommendations are required.  Click here for the recommendation form.
**Recommended deadlines. Applications accepted year round.
E. Paul and Helen Buck Waggoner Foundation Scholarship                      
July 1 every year**
Employee, spouse or employee dependent of the W.T. Waggoner Estate
**Recommended deadlines. Applications accepted year round.

 AUGUST DEADLINES
Nurses Make A Difference Scholarship
August 1 every year
Currently enrolled in nursing at a college or university or high school student accepted in nursing program 

SEPTEMBER DEADLINES
O’Bryan Law Aquatic & Marine Studies Scholarship
September 31, 2014                         
2014 Public & Environmental Health Scholarship
September 31, 2014

OCTOBER DEADLINES
Peter Leeds Stock Trading Scholarship
October 1, 2014
Full time, US or Canadian citizen, 18 years old
Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship
October 1, 2014
student pursuing a legal related undergraduate degree or certificate at an accredited college or university. 
AES Engineers Scholarship
October 4, 2014
Engineering course are NOT required to be eligible

NOVEMBER DEADLINES
NAIFA Scholarship                             
April 15 and Nov. 15
every year 2.5 GPA; the financial services industry as applicant's field of study is preferred
American Business Women's Association                                         
June 15, Nov. 15 every year
Freshmen only  
Red River Optimist Club Scholarship
June 1 and November 1 every year
Griswold Home Care Scholarship
November 1, 2014

DECEMBER DEADLINES
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship
December 5, 2014
Must be a mother who is attending school; 3.0 GPA
ADT Home Security Scholarship
December 31, 2014 
Home Alarm Educational Scholarship
December 31, 2014
U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident
ACLS Medical Training Scholarship
Preference given to nursing, respiratory care majors

NO DEADLINES OR VARYING DEADLINES      
Ayn Rand Institute Essay Contests      
Various essay contests
Zinch.com Scholarship                         
Zinch.com hosts a three-sentence essay contest every week
WFISD Foundation Scholarships   
Various scholarships available to students locally, regionally and nationally.
National Research Council Associateship Programs                       
Scientists and engineers graduate level or higher
Adventures in Education TG's Milton G. Wright Scholarship Drawing                                          
Monthly drawings
Campus Explorer Scholarship Giveaway                                          
Monthly                                            
Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships and Internships        
Mesotheliomahelp.net Essay Scholarship    
Brickhouse Security Scholarship
individual, spouse or dependent of a former or currently employed uniformed peace officer in the United States who was wounded, disabled or suffered serious injury in the line of duty.

 SEER Interactive for U.S. citizens:        
Autodesk Scholarships and Competitions; Deadline- Ongoing
http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/pc/index?siteID=123112&id=17359857
The Company Corporation’s Quarterly Business Plan Contest; Deadline- Ongoing/Quarterly
https://www.incorporate.com/business_plan_contest.html

Boomtown Internet Group:
   Smith Publicity - Book Marketing Scholarship
   The CPAP Shop - Medical School Scholarship
   Pearl Software - Technology Scholarship
   Carpey Law - Legal Scholarship
   Bargain Bus News - Transportation Scholarship
   Boomtown Internet Group - Digital Marketing Scholarship



Check with your academic department to inquire about additional scholarship opportunities. 

Visit the MSU Financial Aid Office for information on grants and loans.

 

 

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH DATABASES

These databases are not MSU-related. Please report any defunct links.

 

 

FastWeb

School Soup 

ScholarshipsLive.com

Student Aid on the Web  

Mach25 Scholarship Search

WiredScholar.com

Yahoo! Scholarship Directory

Sallie Mae Fund Scholarship Program

ScholarshipsandGrants.us

MyBookBuyer.com 

National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Education Programs  

The Scholarship Coach

Student Scholarships.org

ScholarshipExperts.com

College Resource Network

 

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Updated 9-29-14