Morgridge Family Opportunity Scholarship Application

The Morgridge Family Opportunity Scholarship is an award for incoming freshmen and at $3,000 per year – $12,000 over four years, is one of the larger scholarship awards at PSU.  Once selected a recipient, the award will automatically renew to the student’s account as long as they are a student at PSU and remain in good academic standing.  Based on endowment performance, two to four new MFOS scholars are selected each year.

The application is open from January 1 through May 1, for funding to begin the following academic year.  To apply, students should complete the following steps:

1. Please fill out the information on the scholarship application below.

2. At the end of this application, upload an essay (one page) which answers these questions:

  • In what ways have you contributed to your local school or community during your high school career?
  • In what ways might you contribute to the PSU community?
  • Why do you believe you are a good candidate for this award?

3. Have a current teacher or guidance counselor email or mail a letter of recommendation to the address below.

4. Arrange for an official high school transcript to be emailed or mailed to the address below.

Mail: Barbara Adams, Plymouth State University, 17 High Street MSC 50, Plymouth NH 03264
Questions: 603-535-2212

The Morgridge Family Opportunity Scholarship application will be available on January 1.