Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
Tupelo Elvis Fan Club Scholarship
Up to $5,000 to the best Mississippi high school senior who can sing and dance like Elvis Presley!
Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program
$1,250 to Mississippi high seniors who have played "Dixie Boys Baseball".
Bird Dog Foundation Essay Contest
$1,500 scholarships to graduating Mississippi high school seniors who are interested in wildlife conservation.
AQHA Swayze Woodruff Memorial Scholarship
Up to $9,000 in scholarships for Mississippi residents to learn about horses!
Church's Chicken Community Scholarship Program
$1,000 to graduating high school seniors to attend college fulltime or part time.
Duck Tape Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Up to $10,000 to the best dressed high seniors who attend the prom wearing outfits made out of duck tape!
EMU National Scholars Program (NSP)
Up to $15,000 to Mississippi college freshmen with a minimum 3.5 GPA.
Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Scholarship
Up to $12,000 per year to Mississippi college freshman who do good in school!
Dixie Youth Baseball Scholarship
Up to $2,000 for Mississippi high school seniors who have played "Dixie Youth Baseball" to go to college!
NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships
Up to $3,500 for smart young Mississippi college students! Read More
NAJA Graduate Scholarship Program
Scholarships for Mississippi college students who want to work with children.
Tall Clubs International Scholarships
$1,000 scholarships to young tall college students. Read More
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!