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Mississippi Eminent Scholars Grant (MESG)

Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This grant is for residents of Mississippi who are attending approved public and nonprofit two- and four-year colleges or universities. To qualify, applicants must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 and have scored a minimum of 29 on the ACT or a minimum 1290 on the SAT or be National Merit or National Achievement Finalists or Semi-Finalists. Applicants must be accepted and enrolled full-time at an approved postsecondary institution in Mississippi and be pursuing a first certificate, first associate's degree, or first bachelor's degree. Returning college students must meet all the aforementioned eligibility requirements. Online applications will be available from January 1st through September 15th. See website for additional information and requirements.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: Sep 15
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $2,500
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable


GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.5
SAT: Is this you?
  • 1290
ACT: Is this you?
  • 29
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Mississippi
More Requirements:
    Must attend an approved postsecondary institution in Mississippi.

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