Southern Miss SLIS Scholarships

Molline Mayfield Keyes Scholarship

The purpose of this fund is to award a scholarship to graduate students majoring in Library Science with a minimum 3.5 grade point average in the senior year of their bachelor's degree and a 3.0 grade point average throughout their master's degree.  The recipients shall be residents of the state of Mississippi.  Preference shall be given to students with need.  If a student with financial need cannot be identified, the financial need criterion may be waived.  

School of Library and Information Science Annual Scholarship

This scholarship shall be awarded to a graduate student with financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the School of Library and Information Science.  The student must have completed a minimum of 9 credit hours of graduate work in the School of Library and Information Science at Southern Miss.  The recipient does not have to be a resident of the state of Mississippi.

H.W. Wilson Foundation School of Library and Information Science Annual Scholarship

The purpose of this fund is to provide two (2) $1,000 scholarships to students in the Master of Library and Information Science program who are in good academic standing. Two (2) $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded annually. 

 

To Apply

Scholarships are available through the USM Foundation’s scholarship opportunity Web site.  Students may apply online from January 15 to February 15 at: usmfoundation.com/GO.