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Academic Scholarships

Out of State Residents

  • ACT 25 and above - GPA 3.0 and above $5000 Academic Scholarship and Full Out of State Fee Waiver of $9023 per year
  • ACT 24 - GPA 3.0 and above $4000 Academic Scholarship and Full Out of State Fee Waiver of $9023 per year
  • ACT 23 - GPA 3.0 and above $3000 Academic Scholarship and Full Out of State Fee Waiver of $9023 per year
  • ACT 22 - GPA 3.0 and above $2000 Academic Scholarship and Full Out of State Fee Waiver of $9023 per year

Additional Fee Waiver Information: http://www.gram.edu/admissions/waivers/

In State Residents (pending state allocation and LOSFA requirements)

  • ACT 25 and above - GPA 3.0 and above $5000 Academic Scholarship and TOPS award of $2391.52 Fall 2016 semester, $1074.21 Spring 2017 Semester
  • ACT 24 - GPA 3.0 and above $4000 Academic Scholarship and TOPS award of $2391.52 Fall 2016 semester, $1074.21 Spring 2017 semester
  • ACT 23 - GPA 3.0 and above $3000 Academic Scholarship and TOPS award of $2391.52 Fall 2016 semester, $1074.21 Spring 2017 semester
  • ACT 22 - GPA 3.0 and above $2000 Academic Scholarship and TOPS award of $2391.52 Fall 2016 semester, $1074.21 Spring 2017 semester
  • ACT 21-20 - GPA 3.0 and above $1000 Academic Scholarship and TOPS award of $2391.52 Fall 2016 semester, $1074.21 Spring 2017 semester

*TOPS eligibility is determined by the Louisiana Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships.
Eligibility Requirements for TOPS: http://www.osfa.la.gov/

Available Now!!!

  • The 10 for $10 Merit Scholarship (Deadline: April 21, 2017 - apply)
    • Have a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA on 4.00 Scale
    • Enrolled full-time at Grambling State University
    • Be in good academic standing
    • Any student with a financial need to pay for tuition and fees (The unmet financial need will be confirmed by Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships)
    • Apply Online!
  • Luther and Mary Ida Vandross Scholarship (apply)
    • Must be in 3rd, 4th, or 5th year of studying leading to undergrad degree
    • Must have financial need
    • Must have a 2.5 GPA or better
  • Dr. Maya Angelou Scholarship (apply)
    • Student must be physically-challenged or
    • mobility-impaired or
    • a re-entry student
  • Radiothon Scholarship
    • Cumulative 2.5 GPAFull-time student; in good standing at GSU
    • Open to all majors
    • Open only to undergraduate and graduate students. No Ph.D. Must submit a 500 word essay addressing your need and why you are deserving of the scholarship
  • Abdulalim A. Shabazz Non-Endowed Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2017)
    • Must be a new freshman enrolled full-time at Grambling State University
    • Must be a Mathematics major
    • Have a Minimum 3.00 high school Cumulative GPA for incoming first-time freshman and a 3.00 Cumulative GPA for a continuing student on a 4.00 Scale and maintain the 3.00 GPA
    • Must be in good academic standing
    • Must be a member in at least one organization in which leadership skills are used an/or provided voluntary services
  • 100 Horses Alumni Band Scholarship (Deadline: August 30, 2017)
    • Must be an undergraduate continuing or new freshman enrolled full-time at Grambling State University
    • Must be a member of the Tiger Marching Band
    • Must be legacy (son or daughter) of a former member of the Grambling State University Marching Band
    • Living Parent of the student must be an active member of the 100 Horses Alumni Band
    • Deceased Parent of the student was an active member of the 100Horses Alumni Band
    • Have a Minimum 2.50 high school Cumulative GPA for incoming first-time freshman and a 2.50 Cumulative GPA for a continuing student on a 4.00 Scale
    • Be in good academic standing
    • Student must apply for scholarship renewal each year
  • Bernadene Coleman-Pope Scholarship (Deadline: August 1, 2017)
    • Must be a female
    • Have a Minimum 3.00 Cumulative GPA on 4.00 Scale to be maintained each semester
    • Enrolled full-time at Grambling State University
    • Be in good academic standing
    • Academic Majors considered are Mathematics and Science
  • Perry E. Thompson Scholarship (apply)
    • A Full-time Student for Fall 2016
    • Have a Minimum 2.50 Cumulative GPA on 4.00 Scale from high school or College transcript
    • In good academic standing
    • A 1st or 2nd Semester Freshman
    • A resident of New Iberia, Louisiana
    • Involved in Extracurricular activities or Performed Community Service
    • Demonstrating a Financial Need
  • Legacy Brick Scholarship
    • Have a Minimum 3.00 high school Cumulative GPA for incoming first-time freshman and a 2.00 Cumulative GPA for a continuing student on a 4.00 Scale
    • Enrolled full-time at Grambling State University
    • Be in good academic standing
    • Student must have a financial need
  • NEW! Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)
    COCA-COLA HBCU FIRST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP
     (apply)
    You must be:
    • A U.S. Citizen
    • The first in your immediate family to attend college
    • Enrolled as a full-time incoming freshman at Grambling State University
    • Have a GPA of 2.80  or greater on a 4.0 scale
    • Demonstrate a financial need

  

Scholarship recipients are not allowed to exceed their financial aid cost of attendance. Awards will be reduced or cancelled to prevent an over-award.

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