Scholarships for Technology Students


  1. Entergy People Power Initiative Scholarship

Description: To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be an academically outstanding graduate or undergraduate student enrolled full-time
  2. Major in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering or Industrial Systems and Technology.
  3. Demonstrate financial need
  4. Maintain a 3.0 grade point average

Apply on JSU website:

  1. Emergency Management Technology Scholarship Program
    Fund by US Department of Homeland Security

Click here for full description

Click here for Scholarship Application

3. Diversity scholarships (Caucasians and non-African-Americans) Contact 979-0928

For undergraduate students:

For graduate students:

 4. Non Resident Fee Waiver – applicant must reside in an Urban Area, defined by the US Census Bureau as an area having a population of 50,000 or more or be a Mississippi native.

5. To obtain scholarship information for Academic Scholarships awarded to new incoming freshmen, students may contact Ms. Ayanna Smith at or (601) 979-0930.

6. Bulletin boards located in the Financial Aid Office (FAO) on the 1st Floor of B. F. Roberts Hall have information regarding private scholarships received.  Applications for these scholarships may be available in the Financial Aid Office. Also, please check

Additional information on scholarships, as well as other financial assistance can be found in the Jackson State’s “Undergraduate Catalog 2009-2011”.