Scholarships and financial aid help you pay for college.

Applying for scholarships

As a College of Education (COE) student, you have access to exclusive scholarships.

To apply, complete your:

COE awards about 60 scholarships each year. You’re considered for every scholarship for which you’re eligible.

What are the requirements?

For many scholarships, your grades are the biggest factor.

Your financial needs, major and where you went to high school can help you earn scholarships, too.

Other financial aid options

You may qualify for university-wide scholarships or financial aid.

A graduate assistantship covers the costs of your master’s degree.

For more information, contact the Office of Student Financial Aid.


MSU Foundation Scholarships

MSU Foundation Scholarships are made possible through private gifts to the University made by individuals, groups or companies. They are awarded to students each year based on a wide range of criteria: college, major/minor, high school attended, outstanding academic achievement, leadership, financial need, etc.

The Search Tool will allow you to view available scholarships. You may search using keywords or the category search filter option, however you cannot apply for scholarships using the Search Tool.

For more information, including how to apply for all Foundation Scholarship opportunities by the March 1 deadline, please visit MSU Foundation Scholarships.