Family Association Scholarship

2018-19 LSU Family Association Scholarships

The LSU Family Association scholarship selection process will occur at the beginning of the spring semester and the scholarship application can be completed by students of Family Association members now until the deadline of Friday, January 26, 2018.


Applicant Eligibility

  • Currently enrolled Louisiana State University full-time undergraduate student
  • Family must be a current member of the LSU Family Association.  *If you would like to join the Family Association, please click here to learn more. The deadline to join the Family Association for your student to be considered for the 2018-2019 Family Association scholarship is January 19th, 2018.
  • Students must be in good academic (minimum 2.0 GPA) and judiciary standing with the University
  • Students must be enrolled at Louisiana State University during each semester the award is distributed (Fall 2018 and Spring 2019)
  • Completed the 2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) *This is the FAFSA for the current academic year. If you did not complete it in 2017 you are not eligible to apply for this scholarship based on the financial need component of the Family Association Scholarship.
  • Scholarship Application on myLSU (under Financial Services) completed after August 1, 2017.  Applications submitted during prior academic years will not be considered.  **Application must reflect membership in the LSU Family Association by selecting the Family Association box under Father/Mother affiliations in Section II of the application.

How to Apply

Students must have a Scholarship Application on file through the LSU Student Aid & Scholarship profile on their myLSU account, in which they have selected the option that their family is a member of the LSU Family Association. A student's application must have been submitted or updated within the current academic year to be eligible. Students who may have previously completed the scholarship application can go back into the system to check the LSU Family Association box if they have saved the application in a prior session.  If the student has not filled out the application previously, or has not saved their information they will need to start a new application.

Only those students whose scholarship application reflects membership in the LSU Family Association will be considered for this award.

If you would like to join the Family Association, please click here to learn more. The deadline to join the Family Association for your student to be considered for the 2018-2019 Family Association scholarship is January 19th, 2018.

*Application Deadline – January 26, 2018 by 4:30 pm*

How to access the scholarship application:

  1. Log on to myLSU
  2. Click Financial Services
  3. Click Scholarship Application
  4. Fill out the application in its entirety
  5. In Section II, “Parental Information” be sure to check the LSU Family Association box located under Father/Mother Affiliation.

Selections Process

The following criteria may be considered when selecting applicants to advance to the second round of selections: academic achievement, financial need (including other financial aid awards received), involvement, leadership and/or service in the LSU community.

Students will be notified via email of their acceptance to the second round of selections by Friday, February 2, and will be given instructions on the next step in the application process.

Final LSU Family Association Scholarship recipients will be selected by a selection committee and will be notified in March 2018.

Please feel free to email the LSU Family Association at lsufamily@lsu.edu or call (225) 578-1173 should you have any questions regarding the LSU Family Association Scholarships.