Incoming Freshmen

There are two different types of Scholars & Fellows Programs:

Research Fellowships

ASH Scholars – A team approach to research focused on the arts, social sciences, and humanities

Blatchford Scholars – Award to support Native American students who wish to use research and their education to give back to their community

Brazeal Scholars – Award to support Black or African-American students that includes a research placement

Discovery Fellows – Research placement for incoming freshman in their area of study

Founders’ Memorial Scholars – Special project research placement within the Honors College

Goode Scholars – Research placement for incoming freshman in their area of study

Stamps Scholars – MU’s premier scholarship program that includes a research placement


Honors Scholarships

Cherng Scholars – Financial award for out-of-state honors students

Panda-Mizzou Scholars – Financial award for honors students who have financial need majoring in Education or healthcare-related fields

Show-Me Scholars – Financial award for Missouri resident honors students


MU Competitive Scholarships

Most scholarships for high-achieving MU students are administered by the University of Missouri Office of Financial Aid. Prospective honors students should contact the Office of Financial Aid for information and eligibility requirements.


Automatic Awards

Once you apply and are admitted, you’ll automatically be considered for a range of scholarships through MU Admissions.