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Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships and Grants are an excellent way to fund your education, but you will need to be proactive in locating, and applying for them. 

Merit scholarships are offered to students based on their admissions applications and do not require additional applications to be considered.  Additional campus scholarships are available through our Competitive Scholarships Application, some scholarships may require additional questions beyond the general application and make sure to check back often for new scholarship listings.

Freshmen Merit Scholarship  non-Resident Merit Scholarships  Transfer Merit Scholarship    Apply For Competitive scholarships

Federal and Missouri State grants require a FAFSA, and may require students to complete the FAFSA by a certain deadline in order to be eligible.  Please check below for the applicable deadlines to ensure you do not miss any opportunities.

Federal Grants      Missouri Grants and Scholarships

HB 390 UPDATE: This Missouri law requires students to be lawfully present in the U.S. to receive state or institutional funds. Our office will contact you if we need additional documentation.