Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$5,560-$6,680 Academic Scholars Program (OSRHE)
Eligible applicants will be attending college for the first-time and enroll full-time (12 hour minimum) for the fall semester following graduation...
Eligible applicants will be attending college for the first-time and...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $5,560-$6,680
Deadline09/30/2021
$1680 Aggie Ambassador Tuition Waiver
A partial tuition waiver (6 hours for the Fall and Spring semester). Aggie Ambassadors will be assisting with campus tours, campus events, or...
A partial tuition waiver (6 hours for the Fall and Spring semester)....
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1680
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 American Custom Gunmakers Endowed Scholarship
The American Custom Gunmakers Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to Gunsmithing students. Recipients must be enrolled as full-time students and...
The American Custom Gunmakers Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,850 B.T. Ferguson Agriculture Endowed Scholarship
The B.T. Ferguson Agriculture Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to support students participating on the MSC Livestock Judging Team. Recipients...
The B.T. Ferguson Agriculture Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,850
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000-$2,000 Bernie and Darlene Conway Scholarship
The Bernie and Darlene Conway Scholarship will be awarded to students who demonstrate a financial need. Recipients must be enrolled as full time...
The Bernie and Darlene Conway Scholarship will be awarded to students...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$300 Bruce Stewart Science Scholarship
The Bruce Stewart Science Scholarship was created in memory of Mr. Bruce Stewart who served as Chair of the Murray State College Science and...
The Bruce Stewart Science Scholarship was created in memory of Mr. Bruce...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 Chickasaw Nation Endowed Scholarship
The Chickasaw Nation Endowed Scholarship was established by the Chickasaw Nation for Chickasaw students. The student must be enrolled as a...
The Chickasaw Nation Endowed Scholarship was established by the...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$750 Dora K. Gill Endowed Scholarship
The Dora K. Gill Endowed Scholarship will be awarded only to graduating seniors of Milburn High School on the basis of scholarship, leadership and...
The Dora K. Gill Endowed Scholarship will be awarded only to graduating...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,750 Drummond Family Nursing Endowed Scholarship
The Drummond Family Nursing Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students who are full-time nursing students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher....
The Drummond Family Nursing Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,750
Deadline09/30/2021
$2,500 Duard and Elizabeth Stobaugh Pyle Engineering/Technology Scholarship
The Duard and Elizabeth Stobaugh Pyle Engineering/Technology Scholarship will be awarded to freshman or sophomore students majoring in Engineering...
The Duard and Elizabeth Stobaugh Pyle Engineering/Technology...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline09/30/2021
$350 Ed and Effie Hanvey Agriculture Endowed Scholarship
The Ed and Effie Hanvey Agriculture Endowed Scholarship was established by Ed and Effie Hanvey. The scholarship will be awarded to students who...
The Ed and Effie Hanvey Agriculture Endowed Scholarship was established...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $350
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 Greg Boyd "Let's Go Do Some Math" Memorial Scholarship
In honor of Murray State College Mathematics Professor Greg Boyd his mother, Janie Baldwin and step father Robert Baldwin, along with former...
In honor of Murray State College Mathematics Professor Greg Boyd his...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000 Harold Fogleman Livestock Judging Endowed Scholarship
The Harold Fogleman Livestock Judging Scholarship will be awarded to support freshman members of the MSC Livestock Judging Team. Recipients must be...
The Harold Fogleman Livestock Judging Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$2,000-$4,000 John Gomez, IV and Edwin S. Pyle, Jr. Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The John Gomez, IV and Edwin S. Pyle, Jr. Memorial Nursing Scholarship will be awarded to high academic achievement nursing students, with...
The John Gomez, IV and Edwin S. Pyle, Jr. Memorial Nursing Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $2,000-$4,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$2,500 John J. and Lovie Cox Stobaugh Business Scholarship
The John J. and Lovie Cox Stobaugh Business Scholarship will be awarded to freshman or sophomore students majoring in Business, with preference...
The John J. and Lovie Cox Stobaugh Business Scholarship will be awarded...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,050 Kindell Agricultural Fund Endowed Scholarship
The Kindell Agricultural Fund Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students majoring in Agriculture or other related fields. The ideal candidate...
The Kindell Agricultural Fund Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,050
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 Lindsey Varner Memorial Scholarship
The Lindsey Varner Memorial Scholarship has been created by the Murray State College Collegiate FFA in memory of Vocational Agriculture teacher and...
The Lindsey Varner Memorial Scholarship has been created by the Murray...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$2,000-$6,600 Lynn Colbert Scholarship
The Lynn Colbert scholarship will be awarded to students attending the Tishomingo campus. Stephens County students are given priority. Students...
The Lynn Colbert scholarship will be awarded to students attending the...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $2,000-$6,600
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,250 Marquis C. Landrum Endowed Scholarship
The Marquis C. Landrum Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students who demonstrate a financial need. Recipients must be enrolled as full time...
The Marquis C. Landrum Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 Morrell History Scholarship
The Morrell History Scholarship will be awarded to students who are majoring in History, are enrolled as full time students and maintain a GPA of...
The Morrell History Scholarship will be awarded to students who are...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000-$2,000 Murray State College Foundation Endowed Scholarship
The Murray State College Foundation Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students who demonstrate a financial need. Recipients must be enrolled...
The Murray State College Foundation Endowed Scholarship will be awarded...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$250-$500 Murray State College Nursing Freshman Endowed Scholarship
The Nursing Freshman Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to pre-nursing students who have been accepted into the nursing program. Six nursing hours...
The Nursing Freshman Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to pre-nursing...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $250-$500
Deadline09/30/2021
$375-$750 Murray State College Nursing Sophomore Endowed Scholarship
The Nursing Sophomore Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to nursing students who have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours. Full time student...
The Nursing Sophomore Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to nursing...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $375-$750
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000 Noble Agriculture Freshman Scholarship
The Noble Agriculture Freshman Scholarship will be awarded to freshman students majoring in Agriculture or a related major. Recipient’s...
The Noble Agriculture Freshman Scholarship will be awarded to freshman...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,500 Noble Agriculture Sophomore Scholarship
The Noble Agriculture Sophomore Scholarship will be awarded to sophomore students majoring in Agriculture or a related major. Recipient’s...
The Noble Agriculture Sophomore Scholarship will be awarded to sophomore...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline09/30/2021
$100-$500 Noble Endowed Scholarship - Grigsby Scholarship
The John E. and Velma Grigsby Scholarship honors long-time Johnston County residents, John E. and Velma Grigsby. Freshmen students from Johnston...
The John E. and Velma Grigsby Scholarship honors long-time Johnston...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $100-$500
Deadline09/30/2021
$100-$500 Noble Endowed Scholarship - Richard Shelton Scholarship
The Richard Shelton Scholarship is awarded to freshman students with high academic achievement. Amount varies, $100 minimum per year is awarded in...
The Richard Shelton Scholarship is awarded to freshman students with...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $100-$500
Deadline09/30/2021
$100-$500 Noble Endowed Scholarship - Shearer Scholarship
The Shearer Scholarship is awarded to freshman students with high academic achievement. Preference is given to students of Native American descent....
The Shearer Scholarship is awarded to freshman students with high...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $100-$500
Deadline09/30/2021
$100-$500 Noble Endowed Scholarship - Soil Conservation Society of America Scholarship
This $100-$500/year scholarship is restricted to second-year students majoring in agriculture who are interested in pursuing an education in...
This $100-$500/year scholarship is restricted to second-year students...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $100-$500
Deadline09/30/2021
$100-$400 Noble Endowed Scholarship - Tom Shaw Sr. Agriculture Scholarship
This $100-$400/year scholarship is restricted to freshmen students with preference given to students from Johnston or Marshall County. The student...
This $100-$400/year scholarship is restricted to freshmen students with...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $100-$400
Deadline09/30/2021
$100-$500 Noble Endowed Scholarship - Wallace Sullivan Athletic Scholarship
The Wallace Sullivan Athletic Scholarship is awarded to freshmen varsity athletes with a minimum 2.5 GPA. The student must maintain a full-time...
The Wallace Sullivan Athletic Scholarship is awarded to freshmen varsity...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $100-$500
Deadline09/30/2021
$1000 tuition waiver OACC Tuition Waiver
This scholarship is offered to students with high academic achievement (GPA of 3.5 or higher). Other academic criteria such as high ACT or SAT can...
This scholarship is offered to students with high academic achievement...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1000 tuition waiver
Deadline09/30/2021
Up to $8,280 President’s Scholars Program
Eligibility for the President’s Scholars Program will be determined by the following: 1) Must be attending college for the first time...
Eligibility for the President’s Scholars Program will be determined by...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: Up to $8,280
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000 Shaina Mansell Memorial Scholarship
The Shaina Mansell Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to second year Veterinary Nursing students. Recipients must be enrolled as full time...
The Shaina Mansell Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to second year...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline09/30/2021
Tuition Waiver, Amount Varies Special Talent Tuition Waiver
Tuition waiver for students that demonstrate special talents in an area such as art, music, and theater as well as other areas. The students will...
Tuition waiver for students that demonstrate special talents in an area...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: Tuition Waiver, Amount Varies
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 The Fred Chapman Jr. and William C. Chapman Family Endowed Freshman Scholarship
The Fred Chapman Jr. and William C. Chapman Family Endowed Freshman Scholarship will be awarded to freshman students majoring in Agriculture....
The Fred Chapman Jr. and William C. Chapman Family Endowed Freshman...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$500 The Fred Chapman Jr. and William C. Chapman Family Endowed Sophomore Scholarship
The Fred Chapman Jr. and William C. Chapman Family Endowed Sophomore Scholarship will be awarded to sophomore students majoring in Agriculture....
The Fred Chapman Jr. and William C. Chapman Family Endowed Sophomore...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline09/30/2021
$950 The William D. Pennington Presidential Endowed Scholarship
The William D. Pennington Presidential Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to sophomore students with preference given to students pursuing a...
The William D. Pennington Presidential Endowed Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $950
Deadline09/30/2021
$2,200 Thelma and Arthur Maguire Endowed Scholarship
The Thelma and Arthur Maguire Endowed Scholarship was established by Thelma and Arthur Maguire. The amount of the scholarship varies according to...
The Thelma and Arthur Maguire Endowed Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $2,200
Deadline09/30/2021
$1000 tuition waiver Valedictorian Salutatorian Tuition Waiver
Tuition Waiver for students who finished high school as a Valedictorian or Salutatorian. This tuition waiver offers $1000 per year (Divided equally...
Tuition Waiver for students who finished high school as a Valedictorian...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1000 tuition waiver
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000 Veterinary Nursing Noble Foundation / Murray State College Endowed Freshman Scholarship
The Veterinary Nursing Noble Foundation/Murray State College Endowed Freshman Scholarship will be awarded to outstanding freshman veterinary...
The Veterinary Nursing Noble Foundation/Murray State College Endowed...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000 Veterinary Nursing Noble Foundation / Murray State College Endowed Sophomore Scholarship
The Veterinary Nursing Noble Foundation/Murray State College Endowed Sophomore Scholarship will be awarded to outstanding sophomore veterinary...
The Veterinary Nursing Noble Foundation/Murray State College Endowed...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000 William R. and Billie Dean Buckles Endowed Scholarship Fund
The William R. and Billie Dean Buckles Endowed Scholarship Fund will be awarded to freshman or sophomore students who demonstrate financial need....
The William R. and Billie Dean Buckles Endowed Scholarship Fund will be...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline09/30/2021