A strategy for Mississippi State University to become
the region's most respected land-grant institution
FutureSTATE 2015 Progress Reports
ACHIEVE FISCAL STABILITY
Initiative: Increase the number of top scholarships available by providing additional resources for the scholarship pool in Admissions and Scholarships.
Achievements of the past year:
- $15.9M committed for scholarships.
- $2M committed for General University.
- Creation of Dr. Brad Moore Presidential Endowed Scholarship, $200,000.
- Creation of Malcolm and Olivia Portera Presidential Endowed Scholarship, $500,000 ** Since Jan. 1, 2008
Goals for the next year:
Continue to make general university scholarships a priority by placing minimum goal on each college-based development officer. Focus on PES and Medallion.
Constraints to full implementation of this initiative:
Downturn in financial markets continues to be a concern.
Proposed modification of the initiative:
Overall assessment of the status of the initiative or other comments: