2023|24 University of Missouri Domestic Freshman Awards (US Based)

Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 
Bachelor’s

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 1st of March, 2023

Scholarship Summary: 
All domestic freshmen students who apply to the University of Missouri and are admitted will automatically be considered for a range of scholarships.


Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
To be eligible for scholarship consideration, applicants must;
i. Be full-time students seeking a first bachelor's degree
ii. Obtain the required GPA and ACT (or SAT) scores {check scholarship link for academic requirements}

Value of Scholarship: 
The Mizzou Freshman Automatic Scholarships are valued as follows;

I. Mississippi Residents
a. Chancellor’s Award:  $7,200/year
b. Curators Scholars Award: $5,000/year
c. Excellence Award: $3,500/year
c. Provost's Award: $1,000/year
d. Missouri Land Grant: 100% of unmet need for tuition and fees {For Pell-eligible students, must submit FAFSA to MU by Jan 7}
e. Perfect Score Scholarship: 100% tuition and fees + $3,500 additional stipend + $10,940 one year on-campus housing and dining + one-time payments $2,000 for research/study abroad and $1,000 for tech enrichment [36 ACT or 1570-1600 SAT (superscores used)]

II. Mississippi Non-Residents
a. Mark Twain Level I Award: $21,500/year
b. Mark Twain Level II Award: $8,500/year
c. Black & Gold Level I Award: $21,500/year {Have a biological, adoptive or stepparent who graduated from the University of Missouri}
d. Black & Gold Level II Award: $11,000/year {Have a biological, adoptive or stepparent who graduated from the University of Missouri}
e. Border State Award: $3,000 (Reside in one of the eight states that border Missouri; Arkansas, Kansas, Kentucky, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Tennessee) {Can be combined with Mark Twain Level 2 or Black & Gold Level 2}

Scholarship Application Guide: 
These scholarships are awarded automatically upon admission into the University of Missouri if the eligibility criteria is met.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the University of Missouri Undergraduate Scholarship Page.