Meridian-Lauderdale Alumni Chapter: Alcorn State University
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Scholarship Qualifications

The Alcorn State University Meridian/Lauderdale Alumni Chapter offers a scholarship to provide financial assistance to Meridian/Lauderdale area residents that attend ASU.

To be considered for an award, applicants have to meet the following criteria:

  • Be a graduate of a Meridian/Lauderdale area high school (first priority will be given to Meridian-Lauderdale County, students, but other Mississippi County students may apply)
  • Must have a minimum of 2.75 GPA
  • Must have an ACT score of 18
  • Been accepted as a student at Alcorn State University
  • Submit a completed application

Please mail a completed packet to the following address:

Alcorn State University National Alumni Association
Meridian/Lauderdale Chapter
Attn: Scholarship Recipient Committee
126 50th Court
Meridian, MS 39305

To be considered for a 2018 scholarship, all applications must be received by March 2, 2018. Notification of scholarship awards will be made by March 31, 2018. If you are a scholarship award recipient, please consider attending our Annual Purple and Gold Scholarship Banquet which is always held on the last Friday in April at 7:00 p.m. at the Riley Center located at 2200 Fifth Street, Meridian, MS 39301.

Download the application as a PDF file.

Download the application as a Microsoft Word file.

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