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Mississippi Community College Transfer Graduates/ PHI THETA KAPPA Scholarship

Scholarship is awarded to those who have graduated from a Mississippi Community College and who earned a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale in an academic program when they graduated. Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) and Registered Nurses (RN) accepted to Alcorn's AD or BS Nursing Programs also qualify to receive this scholarship. This scholarship is renewable each year expanding a period of four (4) semesters providing the student maintains a 3.25 or above cumulative GPA. This scholarship covers $10,000 per year. If you are selected as a scholarship recipient, you are required to submit a final transcript reflecting the qualification as stated above no later than 15 days after community college graduation. Failure to submit final transcript and/or meet qualification will render scholarship null and void.

Community College Pathway I Scholarship

Scholarship is awarded to those who have graduated from a Mississippi Community College and who earned a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.25-3.49 on a 4.0 scale in an academic program when they graduated. Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) and Registered Nurses (RN) accepted to Alcorn's AD or BS Nursing Programs also qualify to receive this scholarship. This scholarship is renewable each year expanding a period of four (4) semesters providing the student maintains a 3.0 or above cumulative GPA. This scholarship covers $5,000 per year. If you are selected as a scholarship recipient, you are required to submit a final transcript reflecting the qualification as stated above no later than 15 days after community college graduation. Failure to submit final transcript and/or meet qualification will render scholarship null and void.

Community College Pathway II Scholarship

Scholarship is awarded to those who have graduated from a Mississippi Community College and who earned a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 -3 .24 on a 4.0 scale in an academic program when they graduated. Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) and Registered Nurses (RN) accepted to Alcorn's AD or BS Nursing Programs also qualify to receive this scholarship. This scholarship is renewable each year expanding a period of four (4) semesters providing the student maintains a 3.0 or above cumulative GPA. This scholarship covers $3,000 per year. If you are selected as a scholarship recipient, you are required to submit a final transcript reflecting the qualification as stated above no later than 15 days after community college graduation. Failure to submit final transcript and/or meet qualification will render scholarship null and void.

Qualified applicants may receive only one of the above scholarships.

The Mississippi Community College Transfer Graduates Scholarship is awarded to those qualified students who have never attended a 4- year College or University beyond high school before entering Alcorn State University.

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.


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Pathway Scholarship Application