Scholarships and Financial Aid


Scholarships and other financial assistance are available at MSU. To apply for the Graduate Merit Scholarship, download the application here. The application should be completed, including the requested signatures, and turned in to the Office of Graduate School before the May 1st deadline.


Be sure to contact the graduate coordinator of your department for information about discipline specific scholarships and available positions as a Graduate or Teaching Assistant.


The Arbor Creek Scholarship, courtesty of Maven Mangement, awards one graduate student an apartment rent free for an entire year. The application form can be found here.


Graduate students can apply for a Student Travel Scholarship, which helps students cover the cost of travel expenses associated with presenting research. The application form can be found here, and the application must be submitted with budget justification form and supporting documentation.


Other scholarship information is found on the Donor Services website.


 For questions regarding financial aid, visit the Office of Financial Aid webpage.