University of Mississippi

Children of the Staff Scholarship Fund

The criteria are as follows:

  • The scholarships will be awarded at the senior level. That makes students who attended community colleges eligible and can be a reward for students who progress academically and may not have been eligle for sholarships when they were freshmen.
  • Three scholarships are based on financial need and two are based on merit.
  • The pool of applicants is obtained from the list of students who receive a faculty/staff dependent scholarship.
  • Students must have a minimum overall GPA of 2.5.
  • Parents must have been employed at the university at least five years.
  • The recipients are selected by the University Scholarship Committee.