Family Association Scholarship

2020-21 LSU Family Association Scholarships

The LSU Family Association Scholarship is awarded to students of Family Association members through a selection process that occurs annually at the beginning of the spring semester. We are excited to announce that we have awarded 24 outstanding LSU students for this year's 2020-2021 scholarship. Each recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship - $500 for Fall 2020 and $500 for Spring 2021. Congratulations to our recipients! 

View the 2020-2021 Family Association Scholarship Recipients

The application process for our 2021-2022 LSU Family Association Scholarship will open in December 2020. All LSU Family Association members will receive an email when the scholarship application opens.

Applicant Eligibility

  • Student must be currently enrolled at Louisiana State University as a full-time undergraduate student.
  • Student must be in good academic (minimum 2.0 GPA) and judiciary standing with the university.
  • Student must be enrolled at Louisiana State University during each semester the award is distributed (Fall 2020 and Spring 2021).
    • Students on a co-op are not considered full-time, and so they are not eligible to receive the award during their co-op semester.
    • Exception: Seniors who receive the Family Association Scholarship and are graduating in May 2021 may be below full-time. 
  • Family must be a current member of the LSU Family Association. 
  • Completed the 2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Scholarship Application on myLSU (under Financial Services) completed after August 1, 2019.  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.

Selections Process

Round 1

  • The following criteria may be considered when selecting applicants to advance to the second round of selections: academic achievement, involvement, leadership, and/or service in the LSU community.
  • Students are encouraged to provide as much detail as possible in the in-school activity and out-of-school activity fields on the application in myLSU. 
  • Only collegiate involvements will be taken into consideration for scoring purposes. 
    • Exception: Freshmen students may list in school and out-of-school activities from high school and college.
  • The 100 top scoring students will be invited to participate in round 2 of the scholarship process.  

Round 2

  • Students will be notified via email of their acceptance to the second round of selections, and they will be given instructions regarding the next step in the application process.
  • Students invited to the second round must submit two essay responses and a résumé.
  • Final LSU Family Association Scholarship recipients will be selected by a selection committee.
  • We awarded 24 $1000 Family Association Scholarships for 2020-2021.

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