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Mansfield University offers scholarships awarded to students who meet certain criteria. Below is a list of the scholarships offered through the university.

All Outdoors w/ Al Probst Fisheries

  • A scholarship given to a freshman Fisheries major in honor of Alan Probst, an avid outdoorsman and television host. The Biology Department will select the recipient.

Art Scholarship

  • General scholarship guidelines. Recipient to be recommended by Art Faculty

Athletic Scholarship

  • Scholarships to assist student athletes

Award for Asian Studies

  • This award is to benefit a student who wishes to study Asian Studies at any credit bearing university or college overseas. Minimum GPA to apply is 3.0 and applicant must be in good academic and conduct standing

Break the Chain Scholarship

  • Fund to provide assistance to minority student athletes at Mansfield University. Recipient must be a graduate of a PA high school, be a member of the men's/women's basketball team, demonstrate financial need, be in good academic and conduct standing and be recommended by the Athletic Director. The scholarship is renewable

Darrin/Dye Endowed Scholarship 

  • Scholarship for Music majors

Ethel G Bunnell Endowed Scholarship 

  • Scholarship for Mathematics majors

First Citizens Community Bank Academic Scholarship

  • To provide financial assistance to students at Mansfield University. Applicant must be enrolled in any degree programs at MU, demonstrate financial need, be in good conduct and academic standing and be endorsed by members of the University scholarship committee

First Citizens Community Bank Athletic Scholarship 

  • To provide financial assistance to student athletes at Mansfield University. Applicant must be a member of the MU men's/women's NCAA intercollegiate sports teams, demonstrate financial need, be in good conduct and academic standing and be endorsed by members of the University scholarship committee

Fran & Connie Hendricks Endowed Scholarship 

  • For sophomore, junior or senior full time MU student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Must be in good academic standing and have demonstrated community service endorsed by the Dean of Students. Scholarship is renewable.

Gary Moore Memorial Education Scholarship 

  • Scholarship for Education majors

General Academic Scholarship 

  • Scholarship awarded based on academic merit

General Music Scholarship 

  • Scholarships for Music majors

Hartley Dean Endowed Scholarship*

  • Scholarship for students with significant need

Helen D. Lutes Field Hockey Scholarship 

  • The student must be a member of a women's intercollegiate hockey team at Mansfield University. The student must also demonstrate the highest traits of leadership, citizenship, behavior and character both on and off the playing field. Scholarships will be awarded regardless of race, age, ethnic origin, or religious preference. These athletic scholarships are made on a one year basis per NCAA regulations. The scholarship may be renewed based on:
    • a) The student-athlete maintains satisfactory progress as defined by the NCAA and the University including requirements in both credits passed and grade point average.
    • b.) The student-athlete maintains proper attendance at required University programs (study table, seminars, etc.)
    • c.) The student-athlete has not been disciplined or suspended for misbehavior on or off campus.
    • d.) Disciplinary action or a decision of an award recipient to no longer participate in intercollegiate athletics may result in a reduction or cancellation of the award.

Helen D. Lutes Softball Scholarship

  • The student must be a member of a women's intercollegiate softball team at Mansfield University. The student must also demonstrate the highest traits of leadership, citizenship, behavior and character both on and off the playing field. Scholarships will be awarded regardless of race, age, ethnic origin, or religious preference. These athletic scholarships are made on a one year basis per NCAA regulations. The scholarship may be renewed based on:
    • a.) The student-athlete maintains satisfactory progress as defined by the NCAA and the University including requirements in both credits passed and grade point average.
    • b.) The student-athlete maintains proper attendance at required University programs (study table, seminars, etc.)
    • c.) The student-athlete has not been disciplined or suspended for misbehavior on or off campus.
    • d.) Disciplinary action or a decision of an award recipient to no longer participate in intercollegiate athletics may result in a reduction or cancellation of the award.

Hunsicker Endowed Scholarship 

  • Scholarship applicant needs to be a male student who has a major in Education

Jean Strynski-Kreuscher Endowed Music Scholarship 

  • This scholarship is presented to Music majors. Recipients are selected on talent without regard for financial need. Recipients must have attained SAT scores of 900 or more. The number of scholarships is determined annually. Several non-renewable awards are given for the academic year. A committee of Music faculty reviews applicants and forwards recommendations to the University Scholarship Committee.

Lippert 

  • A number of awards through the generosity of the Lippert Foundation. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA and have completed at least 24 credits.

Lucky Day Book Award


Mansfield Military Scholarship

  • Applicant must be a U.S. citizen. Eligibility is based on prior or current military membership in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, or Air Force. Official combat or retired veteran status is not required. Student must be separated from active duty under honorable conditions or be currently serving under honorable conditions. Scholarship eligibility of veteran dependents: Veteran of dependent must have been separated from active duty under honorable conditions or be currently serving under honorable conditions. Administrative separations or any other type of separation, other than honorable, will not be considered. A current copy of students’ DD214 or dependents’ certificate of eligibility must be submitted a school certifying officer prior to consideration. Student scholarship recipient recommendations may be sent to the university-wide scholarship committee by the MU Veterans Advisory Board for consideration of award. Applicants will be awarded scholarships based on need, academic performance, and extracurricular background as determined by the university-wide scholarship committee.

MU Human Resources Department Scholarship 

  • Recipient may be a current student majoring in Psychology with a concentration in HR with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or a freshman who has placed in the top two-fifths of their high-school graduating class with an SAT score of 1000 or more. Recipients must demonstrate a need for financial aid, be in good academic and conduct standing. Applicants need to complete an applications and submit it along with two letters of recommendation and a current resume.

MU4M Scholarship

  • A hardship grant for students with high or very high financial need

Nicholas Siconolfi Memorial Scholarship 

  • Preference will be given to first or second generation US resident.

Pennsylvania State Employees Credit Union (PSECU)

  • Scholarships available for returning students who are members of PSECU. Students will need to have at least a 3.0 GPA for consideration.

Philosophy Scholars Award 


Social Work Scholarship 

  • Awarded to students with a Social Work Major. Recipients to be selected by Department faculty.

Commonwealth Scholars Award

  • Tuition Enhanced Award for Merit given to offset tuition charges to PA resident students who meet academic standards

Voice Scholarship 

  • Scholarship awarded to students who are Voice majors. Recipients selected by Voice Faculty

University Senate Award *(from the Hartley Dean Fund) 

  • Applicant must demonstrate financial need. General scholarship guidelines. Faculty contribute annually to the Hartley Dean Endowed fund and the University Senate Award is a $500 award given out each semester.

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