Returning Student Scholarships

Scholarship Home

For the 2018 scholarship cycle,
returning students will only need to complete a single returning student scholarship application to be considered for all relevant scholarship opportunities. Please indicate the scholarships you would like your application to be considered for, and reference the scholarship descriptions below for eligibility requirements. For a complete list of scholarships download the application guide.

Students must maintain a 2.75 cumulative GPA or higher, be enrolled full-time, and have at least one (1) remaining semester at Mizzou. Applications will be accepted online only. The system requires that you submit all information at the same time. You will not be able to start your application and then save and come back to it at a later time.

The application for 2017-18 scholarships has closed.

The form to apply for 2018 returning student scholarships will open January 2018.



True Tiger Network Scholarships

 

Each year, the Mizzou Alumni Association awards scholarships to outstanding students on campus who have demonstrated academic excellence and leadership, both on campus and in the community. Current students who are True Tiger Network members are eligible to apply for these scholarships. In 2016, 40 awards that ranged from $500 to $1,000, were awarded to outstanding students on campus.

Available to returning undergraduate students. True Tiger Network membership must be current at the time of application (March 1).


Award Amount:
Varies from $500 to $1,000.
Renewal: These awards are not renewable.
Deadline: Application deadline is March 1, 2018.
Notification: Selection decisions will be shared with applicants by May 15.


Global Tiger Scholarships

The Mizzou Alumni Association is committed to supporting the diversity of a global campus. An important part of that diversity includes scholarship opportunities for returning international students. This scholarship honors and recognizes retired Mizzou Alumni Association employee Valerie Goodin for her dedication to serving and supporting international students and alumni during her tenure. Recipients, as a part of the scholarship award, agree to provide service to the alumni association during the school year in which the award is received as needed.

Available to both undergraduate and graduate-level students. 

Award Amount: Awards are for $1,000 each.
Renewal: These awards are not renewable.
Deadline: Application are due March 1, 2018.
Notification: Selection decisions will be shared with applicants by May 15.


Diversity In Leadership Scholarship

The Mizzou Alumni Association is committed to supporting the outstanding student leaders on campus who are dedicated to making Mizzou a positive learning community for all students. In effort to help recognize and celebrate the diversity of Mizzou, MAA is proud to offer the Diversity in Leadership Scholarship. This scholarship is designated for students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic groups who have demonstrated outstanding leadership skills in the classroom, on campus and in the community. Recipients, as part of the scholarship award, agree to provide service to the alumni association during the school year in which the award is received.

Available to both undergraduate and graduate-level students.  

Award Amount: Varies from $500 to $2,500. 
Renewal: These awards are not renewable. 
Deadline: Application deadline is March 1, 2018. 
Notification: Selection decisions will be shared with applicants by May 15.


Regional Chapter Scholarships

Some regional alumni chapters raise funds to support scholarships for students from their chapter area who are current students at the University of Missouri. Current alumni chapters who provide scholarships to current students include the Houston Texas Tigers, the Callaway County chapter, the Southeast Black and Gold chapter, the Great River chapter, the Greater Ozarks chapter, the Lincoln County chapter, and the Valley of the Sun chapter. Download the returning scholarship application guide for details about eligibility for each regional chapter scholarship.  Eligible students are typically contacted via email from the Mizzou Alumni Association with application directions and instructions.

Award Amount: Varies from $500 to $2,500. 
Renewal: These awards are not renewable. 
Deadline: Application deadline is March 1, 2018. 
Notification: Selection decisions will be shared with applicants by May 15.


Bus Entsminger Scholarship

The Entsminger scholarship seeks to support students who currently work at the Mizzou Alumni Association or are active members of either the Alumni Association Student Board and/or Homecoming Steering Committee. Students must be currently engaged in at least one of the student alumni organizations.

Available to both undergraduate and graduate-level students. 

Award Amount: Varies from $500 to $2,500.
Renewal: These awards are not renewable.
Deadline: Application deadline is March 1, 2018.
Notification: Selection decisions will be shared with applicants by May 15.

________________________________________________________________________


The application for 2017-18 scholarships has closed.

The form to apply for 2018 returning student scholarships will open January 2018.


Questions? Contact mualumnischolars@missouri.edu

Take MU's Virtual Tour
Tour Mizzou wherever you are. Begin your tour.
Program of the Month
Introduce your child to Mizzou through the Tigers in Training program! More
Alumni Profile
Meet Jawann Pollard, who is the MAA's volunteer of the month. More
What is Your Mizzou IQ?
Challenge your knowledge of Mizzou and win a prize fit for a Tiger. Play

Get on the Bandwagon
Show your Tiger pride on a Mizzou plate today. More
Member Discount of the Month
Get the lowest ticket price of the season. More