College of Continuing and Professional Studies Scholarship Application

* = required field


(Complete one application for each semester)


Deadline: The drop/add date of the relevant term

This scholarship is available to undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students in the College of Continuing and Professional Studies, (CCPS). Awards are subject to the availability of funds.

  • Students must be accepted in good standing (not admitted on probation nor in default on student loans) to a degree-seeking program, and have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher to be considered for the CCPS Scholarship.
  • Scholarships can only be applied to tuition costs and are not refunded to students under any circumstances.
  • Unmet tuition costs must be a minimum of $100 to receive an award.
  • If a student receives a Pell Grant or Access Missouri Grant, those funds will be applied to the student’s account first.
  • Students are not eligible to receive Phi Theta Kappa and the CCPS Scholarship.
  • Students who do not meet GPA requirements may submit a one-page appeal letter to the Financial Aid Committee.
  • Students enrolled in the Law Enforcement Academy and full time cohort students are not eligible for the CCPS Scholarship.
  • Award amounts are determined by the number of credit hours for which students are enrolled.
  • For undergraduate students, a maximum of 12 hours and minimum of 6 hours credit will be considered for fall or spring scholarships, and a maximum of 6 hours and minimum of 3 hours credit will be considered for summer scholarships.
  • For post-baccalaureate students, a maximum of 6 hours of undergraduate level credit hours will be considered for scholarships in any semester.
  • Scholarships are awarding according to the chart below:

Credit Hours CCPS Scholarship
*3 $117
*4 $156
*5 $195
6 $234
7 $271
8 $311
9 $350
10 $388
11 $427
12  $468

*Summer only


By submitting an application for the Archie and Marion Russell Scholarship, I understand and agree to the following terms: (Please check each requirement to acknowledge)