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Description

Created by the Mississippi Legislature, this program is designed to provide financial assistance to Mississippi residents attending state approved public and private not-for-profit two-year and four-year eligible colleges and universities. The primary objective of MESG is to provide educational opportunities for high-achieving high school students who wish to pursue postsecondary education in the state.

Scholarship Sponsor

Mississippi Office of Student Financial Aid

Award Type

$2,500 Cash

Gender Eligibility

All

Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: Mississippi
Criteria / Requirements:Applicants must be legal residents of the State of Mississippi for one year prior to high school or Home School completion, have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5, score a minimum of 29 on the ACT or 1350 on the SAT or be named a National Merit Finalist or Semi-Finalist, and enroll full-time at an approved postsecondary institution in Mississippi in a program of study leading to a first certificate, first associate’s or first bachelor’s degree.

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 800-327-2980

Contact Info – URL: https://www.msfinancialaid.org/mesg/

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]