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Student Foundation Emergency Scholarship

Student Emergency Scholarship

The Student Foundation Emergency Scholarship is available to help students who experience emergent circumstances (examples include: loss of employment resulting in loss of income, unexpected medical expenses, and other unforeseen financial crises deemed as emergent). Students much submit a statement of need in order to be considered for an award. Emergency funds are limited and awarded based upon emergent need. This scholarship may only be awarded once during a student’s time at Emporia State University. Awarded funds must be used to continue education at Emporia State University.

Eligibility (All must be met to be considered)

  • Must be a full-time at Emporia State University (12 hours for undergraduate students, 9 hours or more for graduate students)
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 for undergraduate or 3.0 for graduate students
  • Must provide statement of need with application and show emergent need
  • Must have applied and exhausted all other financial support through the Office of Financial Aid

This scholarship may only be awarded once during a student’s time at Emporia State University.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email ESUScholarships@emporia.edu.

Basic Needs Coalition

If you are looking for other types of emergency assistance, the Basic Needs Coalition is a group of students, faculty, staff and community members who work together to ensure all Hornets have access to sufficient food, housing, mental and physical health services and financial resources to succeed inside and outside the classroom. Find resources for affordable housing, financial support and food assistance.