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We are committed to helping you finance your college education!

We award scholarships for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Athletic Skills
  • Special Talents and/or
  • Financial Need

JSU offers several types of scholarships to help defray the cost of attending school for new and continuing students. JSU-funded scholarships are non "refundable," and unused funds cannot be carried over to subsequent semesters. Each scholarship may be regulated by a different set of requirements. Some scholarships are automatically offered; some require an application.

Need Scholarship Information?

First-Time Freshman Merit-Based

First-Time Transfer Merit-Based

Competitive Foundation

Dual Enrollment

International House Scholarships

Have Questions or Concerns?

For First-Time Freshman Merit Scholarships, contact the Office of Admissions at (256) 782- 5268 or

All other scholarships, contact the Financial Aid Office at (256) 782-5006 or

Don't miss out on scholarship opportunities! Become familiar with the information regarding the scholarships’ requirements, award amounts, and deadlines.