Transfer Scholarship Guidelines

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First-time transfer students enrolling for the upcoming fall semester will be considered.

To be considered for any of these scholarships, you must have submitted an application for admission, $35 application fee and transcripts from all institutions attended after high school by the scholarship deadline. 

Regional Scholarship (for Nonresidents of Mississippi)

Application Deadline: July 1

  • Scholarship represents full value of nonresident tuition for up to two years.
  • Transfer students with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average are eligible.
  • Must have 48 hours completed or in progress

Golden Opportunity Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 1

  • Scholarships can range up to $4,000.
  • Students with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average who are not members of Phi Theta Kappa may be considered.
  • Must have 48 hours completed or in progress

Community/Junior College Achievement Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 1

  • Scholarship is $8,000 over two years ($4,000 annually).
  • Members of Phi Theta Kappa honor society with a 3.25 cumulative grade point average are eligible.
  • Must have 48 hours completed or in progress

Mississippi Community/Junior All-Academic Team Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 1

  • One-time scholarship of $1,000
  • Mississippi community/junior college students who have been nominated to the state or national All-Academic team are eligible.

Mississippi Community/Junior College President’s Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 1

  • One-time scholarship of $1,000
  • Mississippi community/junior college students nominated by their community/junior college president are eligible.
  • One student per community/junior college branch may be nominated.