A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE
JUNE 8-JUNE 28, 2014
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"THE SPIRIT OF MSA"
Creativity and spontaneity abound at MSA, as this original poem, created by 2009 Scholar Taylor Phillips (Kansas City, MO) for the “2009 MSA Poetry Slam,” brilliantly suggests. Watch it here.

Plus, check out this audition tape for 2009 scholar Kennedy Stomps (St. Louis, MO).

"American Dream" by the Exploring Documentary major
Creativity and thoughtfulness are hallmarks of MSA scholars. Note the “American Dream”, as interpreted by 2012 EXPLORING DOCUMENTARY scholars. Click here for the press release

News Article Posted about MSA 2013!
Click here to view the article posted about Missouri Scholars Academy. Please pass it along to friends!

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

MSA 2014 (Sunday, June 8 – Saturday, June 28, 2014)

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE SCHOLARS SELECTED FOR MSA 2014!

Here are your next steps!

1. Please REVIEW all MSA MAJOR AND MINOR COURSE DESCRIPTIONS (posted here) and then complete the QUESTIONNAIRE included in your letter of acceptance;

2. Please complete the MEDICAL QUESTIONNAIRE which can be downloaded from here;

3. Please identify a great teacher whom you want to recognize, and complete the TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY form included in your letter of acceptance. It can also be downloaded from here if you misplace the form.

 

2014 SCHOLARS: CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND FORMS ABOUT THIS YEAR'S ACADEMY.

 

 

IMPORTANT NOTES:

BOOMBA HEY!!! HELP MSA BY PURCHASING SOME MSA SOUVENIRS

Here’s a quick and easy way of replenishing your stock! Prices include postage. To order send a check, payable to MSAAA, to MSA, c/o The Honors College, University of Missouri, 210 Lowry Hall, Columbia, MO 65211. Please indicate on the subject line of the check, or in a note, what souvenir you are ordering.

For many years PAUL RAHMOELLER (MSA fac. ’85-’13) has created three-dimension tic-tac-toe sets for students in his MAJOR and MINOR. These have always caught the eye and attention of other MSA’ers. Now Paul has arranged to create 3-D TIC-TAC-TOE sets for MSA alumni. Easy assembly instructions will be provided. Minimum (tax-deductible) contribution: $30 (one dollar for each year of MSA!). Please indicate “3 D Tic-Tac-Toe” in the Subject Line or in a note that accompanies the check.
2. MSA “Letter Patches”: ($15.00); Playing cards (white background, maroon MSA logo) ($5.00); “Problems of the Day” (25 years of problems posed for MSA scholars by Paul Rahmoeller): ($5.00). Please indicate “Patch” or “Cards” or “Problems” in the Subject Line or in a note that accompanies the check)

3. Bumper stickers: ($1 each). Please indicate “Bumper Sticker” in the Subject Line or in a note that accompanies the check.

For the following, please inquire (MOScholarsAcademy@missouri.edu) before ordering;

4. MSA Scholar and MSA Staff shirts: selected sizes and selected years only. Scholar style T-shirt: $9.00; Staff style polo shirt: $14.00

5. MSA key chains, cups, calendars, and folders: available for selected years only: $1.50 each; any four for $5.00

Our Generous Supporters
With primary funding provided by the University of Missouri, and by a “Student Activity Fee,” the Missouri Scholars Academy is enriched in countless ways thanks to the generosity of alumni, parents, and friends. Click here to view our partners in our commitment to excellence. You can help ensure the spirit of MSA continues to richly affect the lives of 330 scholars each year and the State of Missouri. Click here to learn how.

 

Scholar and Parent Testimonials
Click here to read comments from former scholars and their parents about their experiences at MSA.

 


 

MSA is a member of the National Conference of Govenor's Schools.

The Missouri Scholars Academy is funded by the University of Missouri with major support coming from the generosity of individuals and corporations. A Student Activity Fee is also assessed.
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Web Editor and Photography: Kyndal Riffie (MSA 2003, Office Staff, '06-'10, Program Coordinator, '09-'10)