Delta State University recognizes students through its scholarship and awards program. We provide scholarship assistance to those students who demonstrate the potential for academic success in college. To be considered for scholarships and awards, you must be admitted to the University and submit a scholarship application.
Scholarships and awards are available for undergraduate study up to the completion of 124 earned hours, summer terms are excluded. Note that annual renewal is based on the completion of 30 semester hours per year and maintaining a 3.00 cumulative GPA.
First-Time Freshman | National Merit | Valedictorian and Salutatorian |
Community College Transfer | Out-of-State Scholarships
Valedictorian and Salutatorian
Valedictorian and Salutatorian scholarships are awarded for one year only; the amounts are $1000 and $500 respectively. A scholarship application is not required; awards will be made once the final transcript has been received from the high school.
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Transfer Academic Scholarships may cover50–75% of tuition. This scholarship may be available to transfer students with a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.00. The award amount, along with state aid, is dependent upon number of hours, CGPA, and financial need.
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships cover 100% of tuition. This scholarship, partnered with state aid, is available to PTK members with a minimum 3.00 CGPA.
Delta State University Scholarship Policy:
Institutional, foundation, state, and federally funded scholarships are subject to a maximum yearly amount not to exceed the actual cost of tuition, average room and board, and a $600 per year book allowance.
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