Teacher Scholarships


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 The USM Foundation administers a variety of scholarships for eligible students through a scholarship application system that has many useful online features and benefits. Students can easily search, review requirements, apply and accept awards for available scholarship opportunities. Interested students can apply for all scholarships administered by the USM Foundation using this online application. Students are required to complete the application only once each academic year. 



Frances A. Karnes Endowed Scholarship

Christopher J. Karnes Gifted Education Memorial Scholarship 


  For more information, call 601-266-5236 or e-mail gifted.studies@usm.edu or write:




The Frances A. Karnes Center for Gifted Studies
The University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive #5123
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001