College Access Partnership Award (CAP-A) is available to first-year students who have participated in a designated College Access Partnership program or Scholarship Organization/Foundation.

Eligibility

This award is automatically renewed. Renewal of the award is contingent upon availability of funds. Renewal is based on the following

  • Successful completion of a designated College Access Partner Program or receive funding/scholarship from a designated Foundation or Organization Partner.
  • A letter of recommendation from the Partner Program, Foundation or Organization.
  • High school grade point average (GPA) of 2.8 or above.
  • First generation college student and/or Pell grant eligible.
  • Full admittance to Southeast Missouri State University.
Renewal

This award is automatically renewed. Renewal of the award is contingent upon availability of funds. Renewal is based on the following

  • Maintaining a minimum 2.8 cumulative GPA.
  • Completion of a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester during your first semesters of Southeast enrollment, and 15 credit hours per semester during the remaining semesters.
  • Filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by December 1st each year and completing any verification requests from the university.
  • Remaining in compliance with all University policies and procedures.
  • Complete the requirements of the Academic Support Centers contract each year.
  • A committee may be appointed to review award renewals, reductions and appeals.

Value: Range from $500-2,000 per year ($250-1,000 per semester)

Contact

eap@semo.edu
University Center 202
Educational Access Programs
One University Plaza, MS 1850
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701