Office of Donor Services and Scholarships

 

GO DIRECTLY TO:

Miscellaneous Scholarship Applications

MSU Departmental Scholarships

Scholarship Search Databases (non-MSU)

MSU Financial Aid Office

MSU Admissions Office Scholarship Page
Students admitted to MSU are automatically considered for our general merit scholarships. These scholarships can range from $500 to $2500, per academic year, for students who qualify. Award consideration is based on SAT/ACT entrance exam scores. Incoming freshman are encouraged to apply by our priority application date, March 1st, in order to guarantee consideration for these awards. Scholarships will not be awarded after May 1st. For additional information regarding MSU scholarships, please contact MSU Admissions at:(940) 397-4334, (800) 842-1922, or admissions@mwsu.edu. Scholarship Opportunities through MSU Admissions:
Redwine Honors Scholarship Program                              Priority Deadline: January 15
President's Distinguished Scholarship                              Deadline: February 1
W.P. and Ann Howle Scholarship                                        Deadline: June 1
W.P. and Ann Howle Letter of Recommendation Form 

 

MISCELLANEOUS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
Grouped by due date

Some of the scholarship applications posted are not in any way associated with Midwestern State University. We provide this information as a courtesy to our current and future students.                                                                                                  

JANUARY DEADLINES
There are currently no scholarship applications due this month.   


FEBRUARY DEADLINES
There are currently no scholarship applications due this month. 


MARCH DEADLINES

Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation Scholarships                    
March 1 every year
Graduating high school seniors

 

APRIL DEADLINES
NAIFA Scholarship                               
April 15 and Nov. 15 every year
2.5 GPA; the financial services industry as applicant's field of study is preferred

Preston-Clement Scholarship             

April 1 every year
Graduating senior of Burkburnett ISD who will attend MSU  

Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis J. Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship               
April 4 every year 
Permanent U.S. resident of qualifying North Central Texas county; College of Business Admin. major
Click here for printed version of application

MAY DEADLINES

Northwest Texas Field and Stream Association Scholarship                     
May 1 every year
Environmental Science or Biology majors; Wichita, Archer, Clay or Wilbarger county high school graduate   

Bryant and Dorothy Edwards Scholarship and Kirk Edwards Scholarship*              
May 10 every year* 
Graduate of Clay County high school; full time. For "print and complete" version, click here
*Priority deadline. Applications accepted year round.
Click here for printed version of application

American National Bank & Trust Scholarship                                         
May 10 every year
Beg. freshmen; graduate of public or private high school in Wichita County or Archer County; see application for qualifying majors. For "print and complete" version, click here

North Texas Home Builders Association
May 1, 2014
Major in fields related to and supportive of building trades/construction industries; full time; 2.5 GPA

Vandelay Web Scholarship
May 1, 2014
Must be a United States or Canadian citizen or hold a current student visa

B. Davis Scholarship
May 26, 2014
High school junior and senior or student currently registered in any post secondary institution

GreenPal Business Scholarship
May 31, 2014
3.0 GPA; college of business major

 

JUNE DEADLINES
Optimist Club of Wichita Falls Memorial Scholarship                           
June 30 every year     
full time U.S. citizens; min. 2.5 GPA   
Click here for printed version of application

Prof Edwards/Southwest Rotary Club Scholarship                                       
June 30 every year     
Full time; min. 3.0 GPA; permanent resident from local county (see app)  
Click here for printed version of application  

Wichita Falls Association of Realtors Scholarship     
June 1 every year
Declared major in College of Bus. Admin; 3.0 GPA; permanent resident of local county (see application)
Click here for printed version of application

Work Services Corporation Scholarship                                    
June 1 every year     
Disabled; full time; passing all classes; registered with Office of Disability Support Services  
Click here for printed version of application                             

Kiowa Kooks/Art Beyer Scholarship    
June 1 every year
Full time; min. 2.5 GPA; at least 30 hours earned at MSU
Click here for printed version of application

Altrusa Club Scholarship                     
June 15 every year
Female; full time undergraduate; 21 years or older
Click here for printed version of application

Midwestern Club Scholarship             
June 1 every year
Full time member of administration, faculty or staff at MSU or immediate family member; enroll 12 hours min.
Click here for printed version of application

Wichita Falls Club Capri Scholarship
June 15**
Hispanic, beginning freshman graduating from public or private high school in Wichita County
**Priority deadline

North Texas Chapter of the Texas Association of Vietnam Veterans Scholarship
June 30 every year
Vietnam veteran or child or spouse or grandchild of Vietnam veteran; full time; 2.5 GPA

Red River Optimist Club Scholarship
June 1 and November 1 every year

Digital Storm Scholarship
High school senior or freshman-sophomore in college

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
June 14, 2014

BigSun Scholarship

June 20, 2014
Student athletes

My Supplement Store Scholarship
June 30, 2014

 


JULY DEADLINES

MSU Alumni Association Scholarship
July 1 every year

Desk and Derrick Club of Dallas Scholarship                                       
July 1 every year
U.S. citizen, studies or employment in field relating to energy industries, such as geosciences; grad or undergrad                                                                               

Elray and Margaret Hardy Scholarship                                 
July 1 every year**
Employed as CNA at Presbyterian Manor Perkins-Prothro Health Care Center in 2010 or have familial connection to Hardy family    

Holland-King Scholarship                   
July 1 every year**
African-American graduates of high schools in Wichita, Archer, Clay and Wilbarger counties. Two recommendations are required.  Click here for the recommendation form.
**Recommended deadlines. Applications accepted year round.


E. Paul and Helen Buck Waggoner Foundation Scholarship                      
July 1 every year**
Employee, spouse or employee dependent of the W.T. Waggoner Estate
**Recommended deadlines. Applications accepted year round.

My Alarm Center Criminal Justice Scholarship
July 1, 2014
Criminal Justice major

Spokeo Connections Scholarship
July 1, 2014

TADC Urban Scholarship
July 7, 2014
Graduate of one of 29 Texas city high schools listed

 

AUGUST DEADLINES
There are currently no scholarship applications due this month.


SEPTEMBER DEADLINES
There are currently no scholarship applications due this month.                                                                                                

OCTOBER DEADLINES
AES Engineers Scholarship
October 4, 2014
Engineering course are NOT required to be eligible
    


NOVEMBER DEADLINES
NAIFA Scholarship                             
April 15 and Nov. 15
every year 2.5 GPA; the financial services industry as applicant's field of study is preferred

American Business Women's Association                                         
June 15, Nov. 15 every year
Freshmen only  

Red River Optimist Club Scholarship
June 1 and November 1 every year

 

DECEMBER DEADLINES
ADT Home Security Scholarship
December 31, 2014 

 

NO DEADLINES OR VARYING DEADLINES      
Ayn Rand Institute Essay Contests      
Various essay contests

Zinch.com Scholarship                         
Zinch.com hosts a three-sentence essay contest every week

WFISD Foundation Scholarships   
Various scholarships available to students locally, regionally and nationally.

National Research Council Associateship Programs                       
Scientists and engineers graduate level or higher

Adventures in Education TG's Milton G. Wright Scholarship Drawing                                          
Monthly drawings

Campus Explorer Scholarship Giveaway                                          
Monthly                                            

Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships and Internships        

Mesotheliomahelp.net Essay Scholarship    

Brickhouse Security Scholarship
individual, spouse or dependent of a former or currently employed uniformed peace officer in the United States who was wounded, disabled or suffered serious injury in the line of duty.

 

SEER Interactive for U.S. citizens:           

Sunoco Rewards Scholarships (TWO $1,000 opportunities available); Deadline- 6/1/2014
http://www.gosunoco.com/contests-and-sweepstakes/sunoco-rewards-scholarship/

Sports Unlimited 2014 Scholarship; Deadline- 4/20/2014
http://www.sportsunlimitedinc.com/2014-scholarship.html

Big Fish Online Games Scholarship ($2,500 scholarship); Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://www.bigfishgames.com/daily/big-fish-online-games-scholarship/

Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship 2014; Deadline- 4/4/2014
http://www.ozmoving.com/scholarship

Weber Email Marketing Scholarship; Deadline- 5/1/2014
http://www.aweber.com/email-marketing-scholarship.htm

Emergency University $1000 Scholarship; Deadline- 4/30/2014
http://www.emergencyuniversity.com/news/scholarship.aspx

Griswold Home Care 2014 Scholarship; Deadline- 5/1/2014
http://www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship/

Revzilla “The Future of Motorcycle Technology” Scholarship; Deadline- 4/20/2014
http://www.revzilla.com/revzilla-college-scholarship-2014

Nuvation Engineering Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://www.nuvation.com/nuvation-scholarship

Autodesk Scholarships and Competitions; Deadline- Ongoing
http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/pc/index?siteID=123112&id=17359857

Lamps.com 2013 Scholarship; Deadline- 6/1/2014
http://www.lamps.com/scholarship-2013

PicMonkey $1000 Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://blog.picmonkey.com/2013/11/01/1000-picmonkey-college-scholarship/

RE/MAX of New Jersey 2014 Scholarship; Deadline- 4/30/2014
http://www.remax-nj.com/scholarship.aspx

IssueTrak Help Desk Software Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://www.issuetrak.com/help-desk-software-scholarship

Westway Electric Supply “Illuminating Ideas” Scholarship; Deadline- 4/30/2014
http://www.westwayelectricsupply.com/scholarship

NAVEX Global Policy and Procedure Management Software Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://www.navexglobal.com/policy-management-software-scholarship

The Company Corporation’s Quarterly Business Plan Contest; Deadline- Ongoing/Quarterly
https://www.incorporate.com/business_plan_contest.html

Free Country Principles Scholarship Essay Contest; Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://www.freecountry.com/pages/principles-scholarship-essay-contest

Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur’s Scholarship; Deadline- 5/31/2014
http://www.crownandcaliber.com/crown-caliber-entrepreneurs-scholarship/

 

Boomtown Internet Group:
   Smith Publicity - Book Marketing Scholarship
   The CPAP Shop - Medical School Scholarship
   Pearl Software - Technology Scholarship
   Carpey Law - Legal Scholarship
   Bargain Bus News - Transportation Scholarship
   Boomtown Internet Group - Digital Marketing Scholarship

                         


Please see below or check with your department to inquire about additional scholarship opportunities. 

Visit the MSU Financial Aid Office for information on grants and loans.


 

 

MSU DEPARTMENTAL SCHOLARSHIP LINKS



College/Department/Major                           

Scholarship Link                                                       

Dillard College of Business Administration

For application and/or information, click here.

Gordon T. & Ellen West College of Education

See department

Lamar D. Fain College of Fine Arts

 

Art

For application and/or information, click here.

Mass Communications

For application and/or information, click here

Music

For application and/or information, click here.

Theatre

For application and/or information, click here

Robert D. & Carol Gunn College of Health Sciences & Human Services

 

Athletic Training and Exercise Physiology

See department 

Criminal Justice                                                                             

For application and/or information, click here

Dental Hygiene

See department

Health and Public Administration

For application and/or information, click here

 

Radiologic Sciences

See department

Social Work

See department

Wilson School of Nursing                                                                                                        

For application and/or information, click here.

Prothro-Yeager College of Humanities & Social Sciences

For application and/or information, click here.

 

Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)

For application and/or information, click here.

 

English

See department

Foreign Language

See department

History                                 

See department

Humanities                         

See department

International Studies

See department

Philosophy

See department

Political Science

See department

Psychology

See department

Sociology

See department

Study Abroad

For application and/or information, click here.

College of Science & Mathematics                   

 

Biology

See department

Chemistry                             

See department

Clinical Laboratory Science

See department

Computer Science

For application and/or application, click here.     

Environmental Science

See department

Geosciences

See department

Mathematics

See department

McCoy School of Engineering

See department

Physics Astronomy

See department

Pre-Professional

See department

 

 

 

Please check with your department to inquire about additional scholarship opportunities. Visit the MSU Financial Aid Office web page for information on grants and loans.

 

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH DATABASES

These databases are not MSU-related. Please report any defunct links.

 

 

FastWeb

School Soup 

ScholarshipsLive.com

Student Aid on the Web  

Mach25 Scholarship Search

WiredScholar.com

Yahoo! Scholarship Directory

Sallie Mae Fund Scholarship Program

ScholarshipsandGrants.us

MyBookBuyer.com 

National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Education Programs  

The Scholarship Coach

Student Scholarships.org

ScholarshipExperts.com

College Resource Network

 

The Office of Donor Services and Scholarships cannot accept responsibility for information located on third-party websites or for the actions of their operators. However, if you encounter any difficulties as a result of visiting the websites listed above, please let us know. Additionally, if you find other online sources that are particularly helpful, please contact us with that information so we can share it with others!

 

Updated 4-16-14