The Alumni Association offers two different scholarships for Missouri Western students – the Alumni Association Scholarship and the Alumni Family Scholarship.
Alumni Association Scholarship
The Alumni Association Scholarship is awarded to help cover the costs of tuition, books and other educationally related expenses. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of merit (requiring a minimum 3.5 GPA) or on a combination of need and merit (requiring a minimum 3.0 GPA).
Eligibility requirements are:
- Current Missouri Western Student
- 3.5 GPA or 3.0 GPA and demonstrated financial need based on the FAFSA
- At least one complete semester at Missouri Western
The Alumni Association Scholarship application is available through the Financial Aid Office each year and is due NO LATER THAN February 1 each year.
The Legacy Scholarship was established by the Missouri Western State University Alumni Association and the Office of Admissions for incoming sons and daughters of Missouri Western Alumni. A $500 award is given to each legacy student who meets the following criteria:
- Incoming freshman
- Son/Daughter of a Missouri Western alumnus
- 3.0 high school GPA
- Demonstrate financial need based on the FAFSA
The Legacy Scholarship application is available through the Financial Aid Website each year and is due NO LATER THAN February 1.