External & Internal Scholarships

The Office of Student Financial Aid serves as a resource for prospective and current students seeking scholarship funding. The primary task of the scholarship office is to serves as a clearinghouse for scholarships awarded by various academic departments and third party outside agencies.

The Office of Student Financial Aid is dedicated to helping students Explore all scholarship opportunities available. We want students to discover outside opportunities to assist their educational goals and objectives. Through hard work, determination, and our assistance they will become the next great leader who will empower someone else to reach their education endeavors. We take great pride in our ability to attract and recognize students with a passion for excellence, superior motivation and intellectual curiosity.


Mailing Address:

Southern University and A&M College
Office of Student Financial Aid
Attn: Christopher Levy–Scholarship/Financial Aid Counselor
P O Box 9961
Baton Rouge, LA 70813-9961
Toll Free: 1-888-313-2249
Office: (225) 771-5630
Fax: (225) 771-5898


External Scholarship Processing Policy and Procedures

Outside Scholarship Opportunities

The Sallie Mae Fund

Departmental Scholarships

Mildred D. Higgins Scholarship 

Scholarships & Financial Aid for Minority Students
College Scholarships for Black Students
Scholarships for Hispanic Students
African American Scholarships and Grants for 2020
Life Reimagined First-Gen Scholarship
Allied Van Lines Scholarship 2020

House of Blues Music Forward Foundation

The Ray Charles Foundation Scholarship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles

Empaxis Scholarship for Women in Business
International Scrum Institute Scholarship 
The Vohra Wound Care Scholarship for Nursing Education & Certifications
The Marc Zboch Scholarship


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