Scholarships and Financial Aid

Kinesiology students seated in class.

Our department offers scholarships specifically for kinesiology students. 

Applying for a scholarship

Complete the MSU Annual Scholarship Application.

Your financial need often determines if you'll receive a scholarship. This is determined through your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

More options

You may also qualify for more university-wide scholarships and financial aid. For more information, refer to the office of student financial aid.

Graduate resources

A limited number of graduate assistantships are available through the department. These pay a stipend and offer tuition fee waivers.

There are other assistantships and scholarships available on campus.


MSU Foundation Scholarships

MSU Foundation Scholarships are made possible through private gifts to the University made by individuals, groups or companies. They are awarded to students each year based on a wide range of criteria: college, major/minor, high school attended, outstanding academic achievement, leadership, financial need, etc.

The Search Tool will allow you to view available scholarships. You may search using keywords or the category search filter option, however you cannot apply for scholarships using the Search Tool.

For more information, including how to apply for all Foundation Scholarship opportunities by the March 1 deadline, please visit the MSU Foundation Scholarships.