Office of Financial Aid

University of Mississippi

Terms and Conditions for the
Ethel Newsome Endowed  Scholarship

  • Maximum eligibility is limited to two consecutive regular semesters (Fall and Spring).¬† This scholarship will not pay for winter intersession, summer intersession, or any other summer terms.
  • Full-time enrollment of at least 12 hours each semester is required.
  • Enrollment in Independent Study (correspondence) courses will not count in the full-time enrollment calculation.
  • If you withdraw from the University within the 100% institutional refund period (the first 10 days of classes), any scholarship that has already credited to your bursar account must be repaid in full.
  • If you withdraw from the university and attend another college, you will forfeit your scholarship unless prior arrangements have been made with the University Of Mississippi Office Of Financial Aid.
  • You must prepare a letter during the first term you are enrolled thanking the donor for your scholarship.¬† Please deliver or send the letter to the University of MS Foundation, Post Office Box 249, University, MS 38677. The Foundation will see that this letter is delivered.