Scholarships

Savannah State University students have an array of scholarship opportunities available to them for many majors, degrees, and class levels. Please note that if verification of enrollment is required to apply for a scholarship, the student must obtain that information from the Registrar's Office.

Internal Scholarships

Internal scholarship information can be found in several offices on campus. The Division of University Advancement, Financial Aid, and Financial Literacy departments work diligently to seek and provide awareness of scholarship opportunities for our students.

External Scholarships

External scholarships are awarded by outside companies and organizations. Competition for these funds vary on the local, state, and national levels. Excellent sources to search for external scholarship opportunities are listed below for your convenience.


Scholarship Posting Requirements

Internal Request

External Request

When forwarding scholarship funds to our office, please ensure the following are included:

*Please be advised that scholarship funds will be posted to the current term balance, unless a term is specified. If a current term balance does not exist, the award will be split between semesters.


Scholarship Award Letters To Secure Classes

Written documentation is required to secure a student's classes from being dropped for non-payment. Our office must have an award letter from your organization on file in order for the classes to be secured. The award letter must be on your organization's letterhead, and include the original signature of an authorized official to obligate payment by the company/organization.

Award letters must be submitted via one of the following methods, at least two weeks prior to the advertised payment deadline:

- E-mail: scholarships@savannahstate.edu

- 3rd Party Awards & Scholarship Line at the Cashier's Office window

- 3rd Party Awards & Scholarship Drop-box on the right side of the Cashier's Office window

- Mail

This award letter must:


Scholarship Contacts

Please send all scholarships related information to the scholarships@savannahstate.edu e-mail address, via fax at (912) 358-4593, or mail at the below address:

Savannah State University Student Financial Services
ATTN: Scholarships
3219 College St.
Savannah, GA 31404