Southeast Missouri State University

Transfer Scholarships are available to students transferring to Southeast from an accredited community college. Students transferring to the University may also be considered for Endowed & Sponsored Scholarships. The information listed below reflects the 2014-2015 scholarship program.

2014-2015 Enhanced Scholarship Program Flyer (Printable PDF)

Outstanding Community College Scholarship

For complete details, read the Terms and Conditions

Value

$3,000; may not be combined with other scholarships listed.

Eligibility

Missouri Community College presidents in the Southeast Missouri State University service region may nominate two students. Contact your community college's financial aid office to determine your school's eligibility. This award may not be combined with the Community College or Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships. Nominees must meet the Community College Scholarship Criteria listed below.

Renewal

Renewable for a second year with a 3.5 cumulative grade point average in courses taken at Southeast and complete a minimum of 30 credit hours per academic year at Southeast. Southeast summer hours taken in the same academic year may be used to meet renewal criteria.
Calculate your GPA to determine if you need to enroll in summer classes.

How to Apply

Nominations should be submitted by the Community College President's Office to: Student Financial Services, Southeast Missouri State University, One University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Deadline

Nominations must be submitted (postmarked) by March 1

Community College Scholarship

For complete details, read the Terms and Conditions

Value

$1,500

Eligibility

Transfer from a regionally accredited two-year college with a 3.5 cumulative transfer GPA and 24 or more transferable hours

Renewal

Renewable for a second year with a 3.5 cumulative grade point average in courses taken at Southeast and complete a minimum of 30 credit hours per academic year at Southeast. Southeast summer hours taken in the same academic year may be used to meet renewal criteria.
Calculate your GPA to determine if you need to enroll in summer classes.

How to Apply

Complete the Application for Admission

Deadline

Fall deadline is March 1; Spring deadline is November 1.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

For complete details, read the Terms and Conditions

Value

$500

Eligibility
  1. Phi Theta Kappa membership
  2. Have a 3.5 cumulative transfer GPA and 24 or more transferable hours
Renewal

Renewable for a second year with a 3.5 cumulative grade point average in courses taken at Southeast and complete a minimum of 30 credit hours per academic year at Southeast. Southeast summer hours taken in the same academic year may be used to meet renewal criteria. Calculate your GPA to determine if you need to enroll in summer classes.

How to Apply

Send a photocopy of your Phi Theta Kappa membership card or certificate, or submit a letter of recommendation from the Phi Theta Kappa faculty advisor to: Student Financial Services, Southeast Missouri State University, One University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Deadline

Fall deadline is March 1; Spring deadline is November 1.

Midwest Achievement Award (MAA)

For complete details, read the Terms and Conditions

Value

The scholarship value is the difference between out-of-state incidental fees and in-state incidental fees. The 2014-2015 value is $5,332.50 for 30 credit hours. It may be combined with ONE of the following scholarships: a $4,000 President's Scholarship, a $2,000 University Scholarship, or an $1000 Residence Life Leadership Scholarship.

Transfer Student Eligibility
  1. Transfer to Southeast from a regionally accredited college or university (two-year or four-year) with 24 or more transferable credit hours and a 3.0 cumulative transfer GPA; and
  2. Reside in a Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) state including Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and Wisconsin or in a neighboring state of Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee.
Renewal

Renewable for each year for a maximum of 3 consecutive years, 128 credit hours (including transfer), or completion of course work for a bachelor's degree, whichever occurs first. Along with a 2.75 cumulative grade point average in courses taken at Southeast and complete a minimum of 24 credit hours per academic year at Southeast. Southeast summer hours taken in the same academic year may be used to meet renewal criteria.
Calculate your GPA to determine if you need to enroll in summer classes.

How to Apply

Complete the Application for Admission

Deadline

Fall deadline is March 1; Spring deadline is November 1.

Southeast Family Achievement Award

For complete details, read the Terms and Conditions

Value

Recipients will pay the in-state incidental fee rate plus 30 percent of that rate. The 2013-2014 value is $3,554.40 for 30 credit hours.

Transfer Student Eligibility
  1. Transfer to Southeast from a regionally accredited college or university (two-year or four-year) with 24 or more transferable credit hours and a 3.0 cumulative transfer GPA; and
  2. Be the child or grandchild of a Southeast graduate
Renewal

Renewable for a second year with a 3.5 cumulative grade point average in courses taken at Southeast and complete a minimum of 24 credit hours per academic year at Southeast. Southeast summer hours taken in the same academic year may be used to meet renewal criteria.
Calculate your GPA to determine if you need to enroll in summer classes.

How to Apply

Complete the Application for Admission and include the parent or grandparent’s name at the time of graduation from Southeast.

Deadline

Fall deadline is March 1; Spring deadline is November 1.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

For complete details, read the Terms and Conditions

Value

$500 (may be combined with the Midwest Achievement Award)

Eligibility
  1. Phi Theta Kappa membership
  2. Have a 3.5 cumulative transfer GPA and 24 or more transferable hours
Renewal

Renewable for a second year with a 3.5 cumulative grade point average in courses taken at Southeast and complete a minimum of 30 credit hours per academic year at Southeast. Southeast summer hours taken in the same academic year may be used to meet renewal criteria. Calculate your GPA to determine if you need to enroll in summer classes.

How to Apply

Send a photocopy of your Phi Theta Kappa membership card or certificate, or submit a letter of recommendation from the Phi Theta Kappa faculty advisor to: Student Financial Services, Southeast Missouri State University, One University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Deadline

Fall deadline is March 1; Spring deadline is November 1.

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