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Scholarship Manager


You have now entered the Kennesaw State University Scholarship Application website. 


The scholarship application for each academic year will be available November 1st through March 15th. All letters of recommendation are due by March 31st.   

19/20 application opens November 1, 2018 - March 15, 2019 for most scholarships. 

***The Black and Gold Scholarship is a four-year scholarship offered to incoming freshmen.  Students must submit the undergraduate application by January 15, 2019 to be considered.  Finalist will be notified by January 31, 2019 and invited to participate in an interview scheduled for February 9, 2019.***

University-wide Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship Applications: Students are required to submit a new application each academic year.  Only one application per student is required.  Your application will be considered for all scholarships and judged on your answers, current grade point average, major and quality of your essay. Use the log in at bottom of page to begin the application.

All qualified applications are reviewed by the appropriate committee. The scholarship committee members include: faculty members, department chairs, deans, directors, assistant directors and community leaders.


Before beginning:


  • Do a category search in scholarship search for any scholarships and their requirements for which you meet the criteria.

  • Have available all your information: Extra curricular activities and volunteer information and emails for letters of recommendation if needed.

  • Before writing your essays review the tips on the FAQ page. Your writing skills will be a part of the evaluation process. Check your essays for spelling and grammatical errors before submitting.

  • If awarded a scholarship you will be notified by email.  All correspondence and notification of awards will be done through the KSU email account only. 

    To get started, go to your Owl Express homepage then continue to the Financial Aid menu  

    ***Do not use your back button to log back into the scholarship application.  You must log back into Owl Express.