Fall 22-23 Delta State University Statesman Scholar Award (US Based)


Scholarship Awarding 
Delta State University

Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 5th of January, 2022.

Scholarship Summary: 
Delta State University recognizes students who have excelled in high school and offers the Statesman Scholar Award to the highest ranked incoming freshmen (US citizens and residents only) from the applicant pool.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
To be eligible for consideration, applicants must;
i. Obtain a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.5+ (non-weighted).
ii. Earn a minimum cumulative SAT score of 1230+ or a minimum composite ACT score of 26+.
iii. Be provisionally or fully admitted into DSU.

Value of Scholarship: 
The Statesman Scholar Award covers the following;
i. 100% tuition cost,
ii. Room & board, 
iii. $600 toward books, and 
iv. Campus improvement/student activity fee.

Scholarship Application Guide:
To apply; 
i. Applicants will be required to submit the following documents:
1) Resume - includes academic and student involvement (2 page maximum)
2) Essay - 500 word double-spaced not to exceed 1,000 words (If you had the opportunity to change your school in a positive way, what change would you make?)
All documents need to submitted in one file to admissons@deltastate.edu with a subject line 'STATESMEN SCHOLAR DOCUMENTS FALL 2022'. Priority deadline January 5, 2022
ii. Applicants must complete a FAFSA to receive a university and/or foundation scholarship
iii. Selection process is completed by the Scholarship Committee.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the DSU Scholarship Page.