Southeast Missouri State University offers more than $17 million in scholarship awards annually, making a Southeast education possible for any student who seeks it. Many options are available, with thousands of students throughout the Midwest and worldwide receiving awards based on merit, financial need, outstanding achievement in specialized fields, or any combination of these criteria.

Ranked as one of the nation’s Best Colleges by U.S. News and World Report, Southeast is one of the most affordable universities in the Midwest. Southeast is committed to helping students and their families make college affordable.

Current students: View the Terms and Conditions of your scholarships. 

Students graduating in the fall semester, wishing to use their scholarship to cover summer courses, please complete this form.

Additional Scholarships are offered through the Department of Communication Studies. Applications are available in Academic Hall, room 213. The deadline for these scholarships is March 30.

Future students: It's easy to apply for scholarships! Academic and transfer scholarships do not require a separate applications. To be automatically considered, new students simply apply for admission.  IMPORTANT: The Admissions and Scholarship Guarantee Deadline is December 1. Some scholarships will continue to be awarded until March 1.


Academic Hall Room 019
Student Financial Services
One University Plaza, MS 3740
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701