Requirements: Age 25 years or more, enrolled in 15 or more hours, must complete FAFSA, must maintain 2.5 cumulative GPA. Admissions Application. Scholarship applications are reviewed by a committee and awarded based on financial need, credit hours previously earned and academic achievement. Must be a resident of Mississippi.
Deadlines: Fall semester – apply by July 1st. Spring semester – apply by November 1st.
Amount: up to $750
Toward: tuition and fees per semester. Does not cover books. Payable for 2 years (Fall & Spring semesters).
HOW TO APPLY
Step 1. Application for Admission to Northwest Mississippi Community College. Complete the Application for Admission form and attach a second copy of your GED transcript.
Step 2. Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Complete the form at www.fafsa.gov . (In order to receive a scholarship award you must complete the FAFSA).
Step 3. Complete the Adult Scholarship Application form below.