Other Scholarships

Southeastern offers a variety of other scholarships. For information on these scholarship opportunities, please contact the Office of Financial Aid, Scholarship Services, at scholarships@selu.edu or call (985) 549-5116.

Scholarship Inquiry Form

Students interested in Southeastern scholarships should complete the Scholarship Inquiry Form to be included in the scholarship database. Consideration for various University scholarships is given to students who complete this submission. The Scholarship Inquiry Form is located in the Self Service section of your LEONet account. Students must be accepted into the university with an existing Southeastern ID number in order to apply. This form is not required for New Freshman or New Transfer Student Scholarships. 

Excellence in Commitment to Education & Leadership (ExCEL Leaders' Scholarship Program)

  • Demonstrate leadership, citizenship and community service

  • $500/semester for 8 semesters

  • Must submit an application to be considered, limited space available

Information on the application process can be found at Excel Scholarship page.

Veteran and Military Education Benefits

If you are (or a dependent of) a veteran or military service member, you have many VA education benefit options. Please refer to the Office of Military & Veteran Success and Education Benefits pages for more information and assistance.

Graduate Assistantships

Southeastern's Office of Research and Graduate Studies offers an excellent assistantship program for graduate students. Graduate assistants receive a stipend and, in most positions, a waiver of in-state and out-of-state tuition. For more information on eligibility requirements, how to apply for an assistantship, and available assistantship positions, please view the Graduate Assistantships page.

Additional Scholarships

My State Pension Scholarship

If you’re a high school senior, recent high school graduate, or college undergraduate who is looking to offset the cost of your education, business, or finance degree, then this $1,000 scholarship is for you! Write a 500 - 750 word essay on: How the retirement system in the US can be improved, include 1 - 2 paragraphs on why you are deserving of this scholarship, and submit your essay by May 1, 2023. Apply Now!


Third Party Scholarships

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