Undergraduate Scholarships

Current Scholarships

Physics Department Scholarship applications should be made through MyState.

Terry T. Crow Scholarship

Donated by former students and friends of the former department head; awarded on the basis of merit to a freshman physics major.

Frank L. Culley Memorial Scholarship

Endowed by Colonel Frank L. Culley; awarded to a junior or senior level student majoring in mathematics or physics on the basis of academic achievement (minimum 3.0 GPA), leadership, and professional development; preference given to female or unmarried parent. (Awarded alternately by the Departments of Mathematics & Statistics and Physics & Astronomy.)

Larry and Judy Grillot Endowed Scholarship

Donated by Dr. and Mrs. Larry Grillot; awarded on the basis of merit to a physics major; preference will be given to freshmen who are Mississippi Residents.

E. Irl Howell Scholarship in Physics

Donated by E. Irl and Beverly Howell; awarded on the basis of merit to freshmen and sophomore applicants and/or for upper division research as physics majors.

Clifford A. Rose Scholarship

Donated by former students and friends of the former physics professor; awarded on the basis of merit to a freshman physics major.

M. Stanley Rundel Memorial Scholarship

Donated by Dr. Robert D. Rundel and family in memory of his father; awarded on the basis of merit to a freshman physics major.

Edward Fulton Scott Memorial Scholarship

Endowed by Dr. and Mrs. Joel Callahan; awarded annually to a well-qualified freshman student in the study of physics.

W. Lawrence Croft Scholarship

Donated by Dr. Lawrence Croft; awarded on the basis of merit to a physics major.