Currently enrolled students are the primary recipient of LSU Foundation awards. Scholarships offered each year vary according to funding. Traditionally, enrolled students must have a minimum of 24 earned hours with a 3.0 overall GPA to receive consideration.
LSU Foundation Awards are also available for entering freshmen and transfer students. Information for these awards is gathered from the admission application.
Steps to Apply for Enrolled Students
Step 1: Complete the scholarship application on myLSU
Continuing LSU students can be evaluated for scholarship opportunities by completing the scholarship application available on myLSU under financial services.
Step 2: Reapply each year on myLSU
Students should complete this application each academic year to ensure the most accurate information is on file for review.
Step 3: Contact your senior college
In addition to this scholarship application on myLSU, continuing students should check with their academic college to inquire about any additional scholarship application requirements or opportunities.
For an example of scholarship opportunities for students, view a comprehensive list of awards offered in the past year in the LSU Online Catalog. LSU Foundation awards are listed in the “Other Scholarships and Awards” category.
Thank You Letters
All recipients of an LSU Foundation Award are required to write thank you letters to their award donors. Thank you letters are submitted electronically on the LSU Foundation website.