Discover the options, requirements and important deadlines to receive financial support. Learn about applying for FAFSA and loans. You'll also discover other options for financial assistance. Admitted students are automatically considered for many scholarships. Find out how to search and apply for other scholarships, too. Michigan State University offers multiple scholarships, based on a number of factors.
The Merit Recognition Scholarship is awarded to a limited number of non-Michigan residents who are National Merit finalists and name MSU as their first-choice institution; includes $4,000 annually plus room and board (double occupancy in an MSU residence hall and silver meal plan; students with sophomore academic standing or higher who have lived for a minimum of one year in an MSU residence hall are eligible to live in an on-campus apartment and receive the residence hall double occupancy award plus the silver meal plan, based on space and class standing; off-campus housing is not included in this award), renewable for eight semesters. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.