Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

The Martin Luther King Jr. Endowed Scholarship Program recognizes Michigan State University students who are, through their stewardship, becoming society’s leaders by actively engaging in building inclusive communities in ways that fight injustice and promote equality for all on every possible level.

Martin Luther King Jr. scholars are selected on the basis of the following criteria:

  • demonstrated leadership
  • commitment to/involvement with social change in communities
  • financial need
  • academic achievement
  • current full-time status at MSU

The MLK scholarship is awarded to qualified student applicants in accordance with standard procedures followed by the Offices of Admissions and Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Learn more about the scholarship and how to apply >