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2020 Legacy Scholarship

1st Generation

Scholarship is awarded to those first-time students whose parents are graduates of Alcorn State University. One parent one time scholarship amount of $500. Both parents one time scholarship amount of $750.

2nd Generation

Scholarship is awarded to those first-time students whose parents and grandparents are graduates of Alcorn State University. One parent and one grandparent one time scholarship amount of $1000. Both parents and both grandparents one time scholarship amount of $1250.

3rd Generation

Scholarship is awarded to those first-time students whose parents, grandparents and great-grandparents are graduates of Alcorn State University. One parent, grandparent and great-grandparent one time scholarship amount of $1500. Both parents, grandparents and great grandparents one time scholarship amount of $1750.

Qualified applicants may receive only one of the above scholarships.

If receiving more than one institutional scholarship, all institutional scholarships combined (including Pell amount reduction for full academic scholarships) cannot exceed the cost of tuition, room and board. Institutional Scholarships includes Academic, Diversity (Scholarship & Grant), Band, Music or any scholarship deemed as institutional.

Your application must be on file by April 1st of the year you plan to attend or the scholarship will not be awarded. Academic scholarships are awarded for Fall and Spring ONLY. Qualified applicants may receive only one of the above scholarships.

To apply, complete the 2020 Legacy Scholarship Application below.

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