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1. Interested in Mississippi State? Participate in MSU Cowbell Chats. It’s a great way for students/parents to chat with a representative one on one! 

https://www.admissions.msstate.edu/about/meet-your-counselor/margaret-burke

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Interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics)? Check out these scholarship opportunities!

Check out these scholarships for minority students interested in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics)! There are several scholarships listed on the website, so make sure to scroll through the whole article. Deadlines vary so read carefully!


Minority Student STEAM Scholarships

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1. The Heisman High School Scholarship is designed for student-athletes who excel both academically and athletically. Click here for the application. The deadline ends October 20, 2020.

2. The Horatio Alger Association offers one of the largest need-based college scholarship programs in the country. The Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs specifically assist high school students who've faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many programs are primarily focused on recognizing academic achievement or leadership potential, they seek students who have exhibited determination, integrity, and perseverance in overcoming adversity, as well as have critical financial need. The application period for high school seniors pursuing bachelor's degree programs ends October 25, 2020. 

3. Glenn and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship is a merit-based program that helps students fulfill their dreams of a higher education. The Scholarship Program is named after Gen and Kelly Tanabe who are the award-winning authors of eleven books on admission and scholarships. Together the Tanabes were accepted to all of the Ivy League colleges and won more than $100,000 in merit-based scholarships to graduate from Harvard debt-free. They tour nationally speaking about college planning and have served as expert sources for USA TodayThe New York TimesCNN, and U.S. News & World Report.

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Winners are chosen by committee, which bases its decision primarily on the submitted personal statement. The first place award is a $1,000 scholarship. The award can be used for tuition, room and board, required fees, or any educational expense. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2020.