Midwest Student Exchange Program Awards for first time incoming Freshmen are awarded directly to entering first-time freshmen U.S. Citizens by Missouri Southern. Students must graduate from a high school in one of the participating exchange states of Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, or Wisconsin. Students must also meet one of the following criteria:
Your official high school transcript with ACT score and class rank needs to be sent to the Admissions Office. To verify receipt of your transcript, contact the Admissions Office at 417-625-3098 or 417-625-9378. If you meet one of the above criteria and have not received a Midwest Student Exchange Program Award acceptance certificate, contact the Scholarship Office at 417-625-3161
Equal to one-half the amount of the out of state portion of the tuition for 12 - 15 credit hours.
This scholarship is renewable up to 8 consecutive semesters with enrollment in at least 12 credit hours at MSSU per semester. Students must complete 24 credit hours for the fall and spring semesters with a 3.0 Cumulative GPA at the end of the Spring semester. If no credit is completed for the Fall semester, the student will lose the scholarship for the Spring semester. If Spring is the first semester, the student must complete at least 12 credit hours with at least a 3.0 Cumulative GPA.
*All scholarships are subject to change without notice and are subject to review by the scholarship committee upon receipt of funds and authorization by the Boards of Governors.