Our Opportunities

2018-2019 Scholarship Applications are open!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies The Morgan Morton Family Scholarship (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
This award is intended to supplement other awards received by the applicant. ...
This award is intended to supplement other awards received by the...
  • Deadline: 04/24/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/24/2018
Varies Ada Crichlow Thomas Memorial Scholarship (Lambuth Campus)
1. Recipients must be enrolled full-time at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus 2. Have significant financial need as determined after...
1. Recipients must be enrolled full-time at the University of Memphis...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
$0.00 Ayers Academic Scholarship (Lambuth Campus)
1. Recipients must be first time freshmen or first time transfer students 2. Must be enrolled full-time at the University of Memphis Lambuth. 3....
1. Recipients must be first time freshmen or first time transfer...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies Ayers Music Entertainment (Lambuth Campus)
Scholarship for Music and Entertainment (Lambuth Campus) Award shall be given to students who: 1. Are enrolled at the University of Memphis-Lambuth...
Scholarship for Music and Entertainment (Lambuth Campus) Award shall be...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies Caroline L. Sharp Scholarship (Lambuth Campus)
The recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus.
The recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies Hal and Teresa Freeman Nursing Scholarship for Veterans (Loewenberg College of Nursing) (Lambuth Campus)
This award(s) shall be given to veterans of the United States Armed Forces who are enrolled in the Nursing Program at the University of Memphis...
This award(s) shall be given to veterans of the United States Armed...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
$0.00 Laura Norton-Dye Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Art)
This award(s) shall be given to, alternatively, a student(s) with these qualifications: 1. A sophomore, junior or senior full-time student, with an...
This award(s) shall be given to, alternatively, a student(s) with these...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies Luther E. Mathis and Sue Woollard Mathis Scholarship (Lambuth Campus)
This award(s) shall be given to students enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus who meet the following criteria: 1. Registered as a...
This award(s) shall be given to students enrolled at the University of...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies The Ayers Scholarship for Law Enforcement Officers in Criminal Justice (Lambuth Campus)
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth campus and shall meet the following criteria: 1. Full time or Part time...
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth campus...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies Tom Price Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Music (Lambuth Campus)
Award shall be given to students who: 1. Are enrolled at the University of Memphis-Lambuth campus. 2. Are majoring in Music or Electronic Music...
Award shall be given to students who: 1. Are enrolled at the University...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies UOM Lambuth Memphis Board Scholarship (Lambuth Campus)
Must attend the University of Memphis Lambuth campus Must maintain minimum gpa of 2.75
Must attend the University of Memphis Lambuth campus Must maintain...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/30/2018
Varies Charles Riecker Memorial (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
For a Graduate vocal student(s) involved in the opera program. Selection to be made from both current graduate students and incoming graduate...
For a Graduate vocal student(s) involved in the opera program. Selection...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Dr Sidney J McKay Fellowship (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
The recipient of this fellowship shall be a Full-Time graduate student enrolled at the University of Memphis, pursuing a graduate degree with a...
The recipient of this fellowship shall be a Full-Time graduate student...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Elba Gandy Memorial Music (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
1. Music major Applicants for this scholarship should contact the College of Communication and Fine Arts/Scheidt School of Music at email address...
1. Music major Applicants for this scholarship should contact the...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Ethel T Maxwell Voice (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
1. Voice majors in the applied music degree program (includes opera majors). 2. In the event of termination of the Bachelor of Music applied voice...
1. Voice majors in the applied music degree program (includes opera...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Herbert Hermann Memorial Piano (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
1. Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA if currently enrolled. 2. Minimum 20 ACT score if entering freshman. 3. If applicants have similar ability,...
1. Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA if currently enrolled. 2. Minimum 20 ACT...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies James and Christopher Gholson Scholarship Fund (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
This award shall be given to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Commercial Music or Woodwinds (music education or music...
This award shall be given to undergraduate or graduate students majoring...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Jerry Lee Lewis Endowed Scholarship Fund (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and pursuing a Bachelor of Music degree within the College of Communication and Fine...
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Joe D'Gerolamo Memorial Scholarship (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
1. Candidates for the Joe D’Gerolamo Memorial Scholarship shall have demonstrated financial need as well as academic merit. 2. Scholarship is to be...
1. Candidates for the Joe D’Gerolamo Memorial Scholarship shall have...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies John G Hughes Music Scholarship (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
1. The recipient(s) shall be any full or part time freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior enrolled at the University of Memphis’ Rudi E. Scheidt...
1. The recipient(s) shall be any full or part time freshman, sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Robert Kelley Memorial Scholarship (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
1. Recipients shall be accepted to or be enrolled in the Music Business Division of the Scheidt School of Music at the University of Memphis. 2....
1. Recipients shall be accepted to or be enrolled in the Music Business...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Smit Composition Award (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music)
To be awarded to worthy students for music composition. Applicants for this scholarship should contact the College of Communication and Fine...
To be awarded to worthy students for music composition. Applicants for...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies TAG HEDGES GREEN GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP IN MUSIC
1. The recipients of this fellowship shall be enrolled full-time in the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music and pursuing a master’s or doctorate degree...
1. The recipients of this fellowship shall be enrolled full-time in the...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Nursing Scholarship (Loewenberg College of Nursing)(Lambuth Campus)
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth campus and selected in accordance with the following criteria: 1. scholarships...
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Lambuth campus...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
Varies Dempsey and Elvire Chalmers Scholarship
Recipients shall be enrolled at the UOM and meet the following criteria: a. A graduate student in the COE with a concentration in Adult...
Recipients shall be enrolled at the UOM and meet the following...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr W Harry Feinstone Business Scholars
Both first time enrolling students or previously enrolled students are eligible for these scholarships. Selection criteria include: ...
Both first time enrolling students or previously enrolled students are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William (Bill) C Miller, Jr. All-Phases Engineering Endowment
Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated financial need and majoring in the Herff College of Engineering at the University of...
Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Willie Sue Jones Educational Scholarship
1. Full-time undergraduate junior or senior enrolled at U.O.M. 2. Pursuing a degree in Elementary Education. 3. U.S. citizen residing in a rural...
1. Full-time undergraduate junior or senior enrolled at U.O.M. 2....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Clinton Douglas Watts Scholarship (Herff College of Engineering)
Recipient shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis & accepted into the Biomedical Engineering degree program. Although Biomedical...
Recipient shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis & accepted...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 The Roberto W. Young, Sr., Family Scholarship Fund (Herff College of Engineering)
This scholarship(s) shall be given to underrepresented part-time or full-time undergraduate student(s) majoring in Electrical Engineering or...
This scholarship(s) shall be given to underrepresented part-time or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 Zack and Ashley Daniel Scholarship Fund (College of Engineering)
This award(s) shall be given to one or more full-time undergraduate student(s) majoring in civil engineering at the Herff College of Engineering at...
This award(s) shall be given to one or more full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Allen & Hoshall, Inc. Scholarship (Herff College of Engineering)
This award(s) shall be given to Engineering students enrolled full-time and majoring in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Priority...
This award(s) shall be given to Engineering students enrolled full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies BIT Charles and Edna Neumann Scholars Program
The BIT Charles and Edna Neumann Scholars Program offers FCBE students that are considering BIT/MIS as their major (or as a minor) an opportunity...
The BIT Charles and Edna Neumann Scholars Program offers FCBE students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies College of Engineering Alumni Chapter Book Scholarship (Alumni Association)
1. Recipient must be a current Herff Engineering student to apply. 2. Recipient must be a SO, JR or SR. 3. Applicant must attach the following: ...
1. Recipient must be a current Herff Engineering student to apply. 2....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Crews Center Operation I
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Frances Ina Stewart Davies (University College)
1. Shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis. 2. Pursuing a degree in Family and Consumer Sciences. 3. Maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0....
1. Shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis. 2. Pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Interior Design Alumni (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Majoring in interior design. 2. Junior or senior classification. 3. Minimum cumulative 2.8 GPA. Applicants for this scholarship should contact...
1. Majoring in interior design. 2. Junior or senior classification. 3....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Israel and Alisa Kamin Memorial Scholarship (College of Education)
The first award shall be given to a student pursuing a degree within the Herff College of Engineering. The schlp shall be renewed annually until...
The first award shall be given to a student pursuing a degree within the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies James B Ellers Scholarship (Herff College of Engineering)
Recipient shall be an undergraduate civil, mechanical, or electrical engineering major enrolled full-time in the Herff College of Engineering and...
Recipient shall be an undergraduate civil, mechanical, or electrical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mid-South Compensation Association Scholarship
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and meet the following criteria: 1. Pursuing either a degree in Psychology or Management...
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and meet the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The Law School Dean's Scholarship (Cecil C Humphreys School of Law)
Award is for first year entering law students.
Award is for first year entering law students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rice, Amundsen & Caperton, PLLC Family Law Scholarship (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
Shall be given to a returning student enrolled in the Cecil C. Humphrey’s School of Law and who: 1. Exemplifies academic merit. 2. Has completed...
Shall be given to a returning student enrolled in the Cecil C....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Turetzky Family Teacher Candidate Scholarship (College of Education)
The recipients of this scholarship shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and shall be selected in accordance with the following process...
The recipients of this scholarship shall be enrolled at the University...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$4,400.00 Social Change Scholars (Student Affairs)
The University of Memphis awards the Social Change Scholars to Tennessee and border county residents, as well as out of state students who are...
The University of Memphis awards the Social Change Scholars to Tennessee...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,400.00
Ended
Varies 100 Club Scholarship
1. To be eligible applicants must be a present or retired Memphis or Shelby county Law Enforcement officer or Fire Department personnel or...
1. To be eligible applicants must be a present or retired Memphis or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Abe Waldauer
1. Resident of Shelby County. 2. Demonstrate and maintain an exceptional academic achievement (an A or B average). 3. Recipients may be eligible in...
1. Resident of Shelby County. 2. Demonstrate and maintain an exceptional...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Adult Scholarship
The Adult Scholarship Program is designed to help adult students reach their educational goals. This highly competitive, scholarship is $5,500 per...
The Adult Scholarship Program is designed to help adult students reach...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allen J Hammond Memorial Scholarship (Student Affairs)
1. Recipient shall be an incoming freshman with a high school GPA of 3.0 or community college graduate with college GPA of 2.8. 2. Recipient shall...
1. Recipient shall be an incoming freshman with a high school GPA of 3.0...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allene Farris Memorial Scholarship (Loewenberg College of Nursing)
1. Preference given to Dyer County residents enrolled in the bachelor of nursing program. 2. Minimum GPA 2.5 Any student outside of Shelby...
1. Preference given to Dyer County residents enrolled in the bachelor of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alpha Delta Kappa, Alpha Chapter/Mary A. Suggs (College of Education)
1. Recipient shall be female with JR or SR classification. 2. Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. 3. Full-time enrollment. 4. Majoring in Education...
1. Recipient shall be female with JR or SR classification. 2. Minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended