Associate Achievement Scholarship

Associate Achievement Scholarships are available to students the fall semester immediately following high school graduation and completion of an associate’s degree from an accredited two-year institution. Students must be admitted to the University by the stated deadlines. This award is worth $4,000 for two years.

Award
$4,000
Deadline
07/01/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. This application is for the Associate Achievement Award. Associate Achievement Scholarships are available to students the fall semester immediately following high school graduation and require completion of an associate’s degree from an accredited two-year institution. Students must be admitted to the University by the stated deadlines. This award is worth $4,000 for two years. To be considered, you must be fully admitted to The University of Southern Mississippi by December 1, 2019 and complete and submit this application by July 1, 2020 (this includes any transcripts, high school transcripts, and PTK documentation if applicable). Supporting documentation must be submitted to the Office of Admissions. For questions regarding how to submit supporting documents to the Office of Admissions contact admissions@usm.edu or call 601.266.5000.

    For additional questions regarding this scholarship opportunity, contact the Office of Undergraduate Scholarships at scholars@usm.edu or 601.266.4540.

    Please answer the questions below.
    • Do you have a 3.0 or higher core high school GPA?
    • Do you have a 3.0 or higher transfer cumulative GPA?
    • Have you completed your associate's degree?
    • Have you submitted your community college transcripts to the Office of Admissions?
    • Have you submitted your high school transcripts to the Office of Admissions?
  2. Optional Documentation: Submission of official documentation of Phi Theta Kappa membership (via membership certificate or letter from adviser on letterhead) to be considered for an additional $500 each year for a total of $4,500.