PSU Scholarships

Annual and Endowed Scholarships

Annual and endowed scholarships are made possible through the generous support of PSU alumni and friends who have chosen to honor a family member, classmate, mentor, friend, or faculty member by helping deserving students pay for their college education.

Below are links to PSU’s many scholarship opportunities. Carefully review the criteria and requirements of the scholarships you are interested in, and apply using the links provided, or contact the specific academic department office to learn about their application process. Scholarships that do not require an application are awarded by the Financial Aid Office based on the scholarship criteria and greatest need. For questions regarding scholarships with general criteria, contact Tara Di Salvo, assistant director of Financial Aid at

Computer Science and Information Technology
Criminal Justice
Graduate Scholarships
Health and Human Performance
History and Philosophy
International or Travel Studies
Michael L. Fischler Counseling Center
Music, Theater, Dance
Social Sciences
Social Work
Student Affairs

Alumni Scholarships

The Plymouth State University Alumni Association’s mission is to engage all alumni in meaningful ways to support the University, its mission, and its students. Several different Alumni Scholarships have been established to assist PSU students in their endeavors.

Talent Grants

Incoming Music, Theater and Musical Theater majors may be considered for renewable Talent Grants of up to $3,000. Please contact the Music, Theatre, and Dance Department for details.

Undergraduate Fellowships

Eighteen (18) Undergraduate Fellowship awards of $1,500 per semester are available to upper-class students who have a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5. Being selected as an Undergraduate Fellow for a PSU department offers a great opportunity for a unique professional experience. These appointments allow students to take responsibility for activities at a professional-level. Students interested in applying for Undergraduate Fellowships should contact the participating departments.