Missouri State University
Recipients of the Multicultural Leadership Scholarship will receive $5,000 annually; non-Missouri residents will also receive a full waiver of non-resident fees. Recipients will also participate in the Missouri State Inclusive Excellence program. The scholarship is renewable for three additional years if the recipient completes 24 credit hours each year and maintains a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher. Recipients who graduate in four years or less, meet renewal criteria their fourth year, and begin an MSU graduate program the semester following their graduation may receive this scholarship for their first year of graduate study (unless they receive a graduate assistantship). Recipients of the Multicultural Recognition Award will receive up to $2,000 annually; non-Missouri residents will also receive a full waiver of non-resident fees. The scholarship is renewable for three additional years if the recipient completes 24 credit hours each year and maintains a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher.
50 awards offered annually for the Multicultural Leadership Scholarship. The number of awards offered for the Multicultural Leadership Recognition Award varies based on selection committee recommendation and available funding.
The Multicultural Leadership Scholarship Program is designed to provide comprehensive support to students who demonstrate academic achievement and leadership in diverse organizations, environments, and leadership capacity for civic engagement and within the 21st century workplace. Students must be available to attend a scholarship interview day at Missouri State University in early 2019. Students selected to interview for the Multicultural Leadership Scholarship will also be considered for the Multicultural Leadership Recognition Award. The Multicultural Leadership Recognition Award can be combined with the Provost, Deans', Hutchens/SGA Centennial Leaders, Missouri State Advantage, Boys/Girls State, and Missouri State Leadership scholarships up to a combined annual value of $3,500.
Applications are available online on the Missouri State University (MSU) website. To be considered for this scholarship, the student must apply for admission to MSU by January 30. Admissions informat ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.