Sustainability Scholarships

  • MSUM offers Sustainability scholarships for current and incoming students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can also apply for general university scholarships through the Office of Scholarship and Financial Aid.

    A merit-based Sustainability Scholarship is available to students majoring in any sustainability emphasis and are of at least sophomore status (30 credits or more). This year we expect to award three scholarships of $500, $350 and $200. Applications will be evaluated based upon the quality of the answers provided to the questions in the application form.

    Complete the application and submit either electronically or via hard-copy to Steve Lindaas in the Department of Physics and Astronomy (

    Merit-based Sustainability Scholarship Application

  • Award Amount: up to $1000, typically awarded end of the Fall semester.

    Description: Physics Department Scholarship recognizes outstanding work in physics or a closely related area, such as engineering or sustainability, if that work substantially involves physics. The work could be on instrumentation in the department or elsewhere on campus, a research project, software or other activity related to physics.

    Eligibility Requirements: The Physics Department Scholarship is open to any physics major who will be enrolled the following spring semester.