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TYPE OF SCHOLARSHIPS AND APPLICATION PERIODS:

COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS

Community Scholarships are available based on annual contributions.

The purpose of ASPIRE is to provide supplemental financial assistance to those single parents who are pursuing a course of instruction which will improve their income-earning potential. Scholarships may be used for tuition, books, utility bills, car maintenance, childcare, or any other financial need that contributes to the recipient’s success in school. The deadline to apply is October 31, 2018. 

Spring 2019 awards are $500 for full-time and $250 for part-time for students who are Coahoma, Bolivar, Quitman, Tallahatchie, or Tunica County Residents: Click HERE TO APPLY:  

https://form.jotform.com/82317869794172  or go to http://www.aspirendms.org/ to apply. 

 


 STEPS TO APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP

 PROCESS FOR COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS:

  1. Complete the application online by deadline. Submit all required information including two letters of recommendation.
  2. The applicant’s information will be downloaded and submitted to the Office of Admission for verification of grade point average (GPA) and ACT scores, therefore, when you submit, this info should be on file.
  3. The applicant’s information will be submitted to the Office of Financial Aid for verification of completed FAFSA
  4. The Scholarship Committee will review the applicant’s information.
  5. The Scholarship Committee will select a recipient.
  6. Upon selection, the recipient will receive an email offering him/her the scholarship.

NOTE: Please read the criteria carefully BEFORE applying for scholarships.

NOTE: REMEMBER: APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE DURING THE SCHOLARSHIP PERIODS LISTED ABOVE.