MSUM offers a variety of Physics & Astronomy scholarships for current and incoming students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can also apply for general university scholarships through the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office.
Hart-Sipson & Gerald Hart Endowed ScholarshipThis $500 scholarship rewards excellent academic performance in physics-related courses as evidenced by GPA. The department also evaluates students’ accomplishments in research, physics outreach activities and service to department. Must have completed one year of physics study.
Physics Department ScholarshipThese three $250 scholarships are awarded to encourage undergraduate research. Selection is based on student proposals.
Walt Wesley Memorial ScholarshipTypical award amount: $1,000This $1,000 scholarship is given based on a physics essay contest. The subject of the physics essay is new each year, and the winning essay must demonstrate excellent physics understanding and writing.
Walt Worman ScholarshipThis $500 scholarship rewards excellent academic performance in astronomy-related courses as evidenced by GPA. Students’ interest in astronomy is also evaluated based on a student statement.
MSUM Sustainability Scholarship