Diversity in Education Scholarship for Transfer Students Application

How to apply

The scholarship application consists of four parts:

  1. Address, contact and academic information, as well as a list of organizations and activities participated in and awards and honors received
  2. An essay consisting of a personal profile describing your leadership in multicultural activities in your school and/or community. Outline how these leadership activities will contribute to your academic and professional goals related to being a teacher
  3. Apply for admission and submit your transcript(s) to the Admissions office no later than the scholarship deadline
  4. Submit your MoGEA scores to the address listed below upon completion

We recommend developing a list of the colleges you attended and the hours you earned at each prior to starting the application as the online application must be completed in one sitting.


Diversity in Education Scholarship for Transfer Students application

Before completing the online application, we recommend that you review the required information in advance and have all materials ready to submit, as you must complete the application in one sitting.

Application deadlines

  • October 1 - Spring semester
  • March 1 - Summer or fall semesters

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

General Information

Academic Criteria

Please list all colleges previously attended with dates of attendance, number of hours and degrees (if any) completed at each institution. Please use a separate line for each entry.

Example: Ozarks Technical Community College, Jan 2013 - May 2015, 62 hours, AA degree

2000 characters remaining.

Please provide your essay consisting of a personal profile describing leadership in multicultural activities and how these leadership activities will contribute to academic and professional goals related to being a teacher. Your essay should not exceed two pages.

8000 characters remaining.
What is your ethnic heritage (optional)?

Please make sure that the Office of Admissions has received all transcripts by the March 1 for students entering in the summer or fall semesters or by October 1 for students entering in the spring semester.

Additionally, MoGEA scores need to be sent to the address below as soon as the test has been completed:
Missouri State University
Hill Hall 300
901 S. National Ave.

Springfield, MO 65897

Human verification