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Endowed/Leadership Scholarships

The Endowed/Leadership Scholarship Application is due March 1, 2019. Any scholarships awarded, will be applied to student accounts during the 2019-2020 academic school year.

The application for Endowed and Leadership Scholarships will be made available in January and is due March 1 of each year. Any funds awarded will be available for use during the following fall and spring semesters.

Endowed scholarships are made possible by individual donations. These scholarships are presented at Awards Day which is held in the spring of each year.  Applications are available the month of January and February of each year in the financial aid office on the Wesson Campus, the office of admissions on the Natchez Campus, and at the Simpson County Center.

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Non-Traditional Student Scholarship

Academic Scholarships (Maintain at least 15 hrs. and 3.0 term GPA)

Scholarships may be stacked; however, students will not receive any combination of financial aid valued over the cost of attendance for Co-Lin as determined for Federal student aid ($10,230 per academic year).

  • Must be a Mississippi resident and Mississippi high school graduate
  • Not available for transfer students
  • Available up to four (4) semesters (Fall and Spring semester awards only)
  • Awarded first semester after high school graduation
Honors 21-24 ACT composite score; half-tuition/semester
Deans 25 & 26 ACT composite score; full-tuition/semester
Vice President's 27 & 28 ACT composite score; full-tuition/semester & $250/semester books and eResources
President's 29+ ACT composite score/ National Merit/ Achievement Finalist; full-tuition/semester, room, meals, & $250/semester books/eResources
Valedictorian/Salutatorian  $1,000/year award for first two years; must have ACT composite score of at least 21; must provide letter from high school counselor to Financial Aid office

Freshmen only; one-time award of $500 or $1000; Rewards outstanding leadership among students through their high school/community activities

Athletic Scholarships

Baseball 601.643.8412 Clay Smith
Basketball-Men 601.643.8366 Kenny Bizot
Basketball-Women 601.643.8318 Gwyn Young
Football 601.643.8347 Glenn Davis
Softball 601.643.8314 Meleah Howard
Tennis-Men 601.643.8318 Jefferson Nino
Tennis-Women 601.643.8658 Jefferson Nino
Golf 601.643.8379 Craig Hennington

Activity Scholarships

Art 601.643.8462 Janet Smith
Band 601.643.8353 Juanita Proffitt
Cheerleader 601.643.8491 Micah Allen
Choir/Sojourners 601.643.8434 Christian Scott
Colette/Color Guard 601.643.8431 Stephen C. Pounders
Student Government 601.643.8314 Allen Kent
Taylor/Pitts Presidential 601.643.8301 Dr. Jane Hulon
Wolf Tales 601.643.8493 Mary Warren