Scholarships

All scholarship recipients must complete the Northwest Application for Admission and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (www.fafsa.gov). All scholarships are awarded prior to the fall semester, and a student can receive only one academic scholarship award. Academic scholarship (Presidential, June S. Gardner, Leadership, etc.) forms must be completed by April 1. A scholarship may be altered by the amount of Federal financial aid awarded. Scholarship recipients must maintain full-time status (15 semester hours).

PLEASE NOTE MOST SCHOLARSHIPS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE TO MISSISSIPPI RESIDENTS.

You may apply for two scholarships: One from Section A and one from section B. A separate form for each is required.

HOW TO  APPLY

Step 1. Application for Admission to Northwest Mississippi Community College. Complete the Application for Admission.
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).