SoC Student Scholarships

Scholarship Opportunities (Printable PDF)

Mississippi Concrete Industries Fund

Scholarship for full time students in the School of Construction who are residents of Mississippi and who have passed a minimum of 30 hours. Recommendation is by the Director.

 

Mississippi Associated Builders  and Contractors, Inc. Fund

Scholarship for students majoring in Construction Engineering Mississippi Technology. Students are selected by ABC Member Contractors in cooperation with the coordinator of the Construction Engineering Technology Program.

 

Guy A. Weatherford III Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship for students in a major in the School of Construction. Preference given to a student from Birmingham, Alabama, then to students from Jefferson County, Alabama, and third to students from the State of Alabama.

 

Bobby Chain Scholarship

Scholarship for undergraduate students in the School of Construction with a minimum 3.0 GPA and a minimum 20 ACT score. The student must be a native Mississippian who demonstrates financial need or to other qualified student.

 

Wiley Fairchild Construction Scholarship

Scholarship to students with financial need majoring in Construction Engineering Technology

 

Juan and Vallie Landry Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to a student majoring in Architectural Engineering Technology.

 

Steve Floyd Architectural Engineering Scholarship

Scholarship for sophomore, junior or senior students majoring in Architectural Engineering Technology. The student must have a 2.5 GPA.

 

Anderson Retail Endowed Student Scholarship

Scholarship to junior or senior students majoring in Design. Recipients are selected by the School of Construction.

 

Fountain Family School of Construction Endowment for Scholarships

Scholarship to full-time students enrolled in the School of Construction with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Also, the Fountain Family recipient shall have a financial need. Preference will be given to USM Construction athletes or other qualified student.

 

Terrell E. Wise Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to full-time students with financial need who are enrolled in the School of Construction with a minimum GPA of 2.8 or other qualified students.

 

Yates Scholars  in the School of Construction Annual Scholarship

Scholarships to undergraduate or graduate African-American students in the School of Construction with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students should demonstrate leadership qualities through involvement 'Within on-campus associations and should work well with others in a team atmosphere. Recipient should exude a congenial and personable disposition. The recipient will be encouraged to intern at Yates Construction Company.

 

Vulcan Materials  Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to students majoring in Construction with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference shall be given to students who participates in student organizations in the School.

 

Delta Industries Construction Technology Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to students in Construction Engineering Technology.

 

Fred McKinney Memorial Construction Technology Annual Scholarship

Scholarship to students enrolled in the School of Construction with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

 

Charles Finnegan Construction Engineering Technology Scholarship

Scholarship to students majoring in Construction Engineering Technology. The student must have a minimum ACT score of 23 and a minimum 3.0 GP A. Students must be natives of Mississippi or other qualified students.

 

Lee Chain Scholarship

Scholarship to students majoring in Construction Engineering Technology. Students must have a minimum ACT score of 23 and a minimum 3.0 GPA and maintain a 3.0 GPA in the program. The student must also be a native of Mississippi.

 

Brandon Breal Memorial Construction Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to students from Harrison, Hancock or Jackson County enrolled in the School of Construction or other qualified students.

 

George D. and Vynett Mathis Architectural Engineering Technology Annual Scholarship

Scholarships to deserving students majoring in Architectural Engineering Technology who are native Mississippians. Preference will be given to students with financial need.

 

Cecilia Smith Architectural Engineering Technology Annual Scholarship

Scholarship to students majoring in Architectural Engineering Technology.

 

Peyton and Michele Myers Veterans Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to a student who is a U.S. Veteran, including active military personnel and direct dependents of U.S. Veterans, who has a cumulative GPA between 2.0 and 3.25. Preference shall be given to students who are enrolled in Construction Engineering Technology or Special Education. The recipient must have financial need, but must not qualify for grant aid.

 

Mississippi Manufacturers Association Scholarship Endowment

Academic scholarships to full-time students who are Mississippi residents classified as juniors with at least a 3.0 grade point average and who have declared majors in areas of study within the School of Polymers and High Performance Materials or in the Industrial Technology Engineering Program at the University. Two scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded annually, as long as the spending allocation is sufficient to provide this level of funding.

 

Debbie B. Shemper Art and Interior Design Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to a student majoring in Art or Interior Design with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to a female student.

 

Haworth Award for Excellence in Interior Design Fund

This fund is to be used at the discretion and collaboration of (currently) Joan Traylor, Claire Hamilton, and Troy Andrews (of Haworth, Inc.) for any reason that would create a better educational environment for students as deemed necessary by these individuals. Requests for withdrawals by Joan or Claire must have an accompanying authorization of Troy Andrews (includes written note, fax, e-mail, or phone and noted by the business office).

 

Interior Elements Interior Design Annual Scholarship

Scholarship to a junior or senior majoring in Interior Design with a minimum 3.25 GPA.

 

James Isola Interior Design Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to a deserving junior or senior in the Interior Design Program.

 

Lois Arender Drain Scholarship Endowment

Scholarship to a student majoring in Interior Design, Math or Music with financial need. Preference shall be given to students from Smith County.