Our Opportunities

2021-2022 Scholarship Applications Available on November 17th!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$3,000.00 Community College Transfer Scholarship - Spring 2021
This application places the applicants name in consideration for the $3,000.00 per year Community College Transfer Scholarship. You will not be...
This application places the applicants name in consideration for the...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline12/01/2020
$1,000.00 Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship - Spring 2021
This application places the applicants name in consideration for the $1,000.00 per year Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship. You will not be considered for...
This application places the applicants name in consideration for the...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline12/01/2020
$3,000.00 University Transfer Scholarship - Spring 2021
The University Transfer Scholarship program is provided for students who desire to transfer to the University of Memphis from another four-year...
The University Transfer Scholarship program is provided for students who...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies International Merit Scholarship
Are you an incoming international student? Are you a top-performer? Would you like a way to make college more affordable? If you answered yes to...
Are you an incoming international student? Are you a top-performer?...
  • Deadline: 07/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/15/2021
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 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 Assissi Foundation
No conditions on file.
No conditions on file.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Willis Memorial (General)
1. Deserving and needy graduates of the Memphis public high schools. 2. Demonstrate outstanding scholastic achievements. 3. Recipient and parents...
1. Deserving and needy graduates of the Memphis public high schools. 2....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bill A. Simco Graduate Research Scholarship (College of Arts and Sciences)
One or more awards in the amount of $500 to be offered annually to support graduate student research. Awards will be made in support of any aspect...
One or more awards in the amount of $500 to be offered annually to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Freshmen Engineering Scholarship Application (College of Engineering)
When financial barriers prevent a talented individual from expanding or completing his or her education, it is a loss for society. At the U of M,...
When financial barriers prevent a talented individual from expanding or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Presser (Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music) (Inactive)
1. Majoring in Music. 2. To be awarded for year following the end of the student’s junior year, to be paid at beginning of senior year. 3....
1. Majoring in Music. 2. To be awarded for year following the end of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies 100 Club Scholarship (General I)
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 3L Class Scholarship (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
Fund will be used to provide an annual scholarship to an entering First Year Law student.
Fund will be used to provide an annual scholarship to an entering First...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Abe Waldauer (General I)
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies ACE Prevention Project (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
This scholarship is for “ACE Policy Scholars” to attract the best and brightest to Memphis Law to study health law and policy, including ACEs.
This scholarship is for “ACE Policy Scholars” to attract the best and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Adult Scholarship (Student Academic Success)
The Adult Scholarship Program is designed to help adult students reach their educational goal of receiving their first Bachelors Degree. This...
The Adult Scholarship Program is designed to help adult students reach...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Afsar Shakeel Memorial Scholarship (Herff College of Engineering)
This award shall be given to one or more undergraduate students: 1. Enrolled F/T in the Herff College of Engineering. 2. Must be in good...
This award shall be given to one or more undergraduate students: 1....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Allen J Hammond Memorial Scholarship (Student Academic Success)
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Alumni (Alumni Association)
The scholarship shall be available to any first time, incoming freshman who has a parent or grand-parent (family member) who is a dues-paying...
The scholarship shall be available to any first time, incoming freshman...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Amy Elizabeth Spain Memorial Scholarship (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
Demonstrated academic merit, a commitment to community or professional service, and personal industriousness.
Demonstrated academic merit, a commitment to community or professional...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andrew M. Wray, III Memorial Scholarship (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
1. Full time Sophomore, Junior, or Senior enrolled in the Fogelman College of Business and Economics. 2. Must be U.S. citizen. 3. Interested in...
1. Full time Sophomore, Junior, or Senior enrolled in the Fogelman...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andrew Settles Scholarship (General)
1. Student must have graduated from McKenzie High School, McKenzie, TN. 2. Financial Need. 3. U.S. Citizen. 4. Full time status. 5. ...
1. Student must have graduated from McKenzie High School, McKenzie,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Anna Caroline Menkel Scholarship (General)
1. Preference shall be given to students of Hispanic origin to the extent allowed by law. 2. Recipient shall be enrolled as a full-time freshman...
1. Preference shall be given to students of Hispanic origin to the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Arkansas Student Award (College of Education)
Shall be used for: Student whose permanent residence is the state of Arkansas and fully enrolled in one of the degree programs in the College of...
Shall be used for: Student whose permanent residence is the state of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Art Alumni/Mary Margaret Ross (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Art major. 2. Shall provide and be selected on the basis of the following: a. A current resume. b. Two letters of reference, including one from...
1. Art major. 2. Shall provide and be selected on the basis of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Art Directors Club of Memphis (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Student eligible for enrollment or enrolled at the University of Memphis. 2. Majoring in art with concentration in graphic design. ...
1. Student eligible for enrollment or enrolled at the University of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Ashley Elaine Jackson Memorial Scholarship and Book Award (General)
Shall be used annually to provide 3 scholarships in the amount of $500 each (fall, spring and 1 summer term) and 2 book awards per academic year...
Shall be used annually to provide 3 scholarships in the amount of $500...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month - Scholarship (Student Academic Success)
Students must meet and submit the following criteria: ƒ?› GPA Requirement: 2.75 minimum or higher (Scholarship is competitive and undergraduate...
Students must meet and submit the following criteria: ƒ?› GPA...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Associated General Contractors - West Tennessee Branch Scholarship Fund (Herff College of Engineering)
1. This award(s) shall be given to one or more full-time undergraduate students majoring in civil engineering at the Herff College of...
1. This award(s) shall be given to one or more full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Authur Holmon Scholarship (Student Academic Success)
Candidate must be undergraduate student at the University of Memphis. Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50 and be enrolled full time. ...
Candidate must be undergraduate student at the University of Memphis....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Average Student Scholarship Fund (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
The award shall be given annually to students who meet the following: a. LSAT score and undergraduate GPA do not exceed the Median of the...
The award shall be given annually to students who meet the following: a....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Ballard-Wallace Scholarship (College of Engineering)
1. May be used to fund undergraduate scholarships or graduate summer fellowships. 2. Recipients must be enrolled full-time and majoring in...
1. May be used to fund undergraduate scholarships or graduate summer...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Balton & Associates Scholarship (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
*Recipients shall have a min. GPA of 3.0 and must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 to retain the scholarship. If there are equally qualified...
*Recipients shall have a min. GPA of 3.0 and must maintain a minimum GPA...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies BankTennessee John S Wilder Law School Scholarship (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
Award shall be given to a third year Law School student who, in the spirit of John S. Wilder: 1. Has a demonstrated commitment to public service...
Award shall be given to a third year Law School student who, in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Barbara Tuckman Memorial Fellowship (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
1. Graduate level. 2. Declared economics as major. 3. Demonstrated interest in economics education. 4. Minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA. 5. Financial...
1. Graduate level. 2. Declared economics as major. 3. Demonstrated...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Barnhart Engineering Scholarship (Herff College of Engineering)
Shall be awarded to 2 F/T undergraduate students enrolled at the University of Memphis and: 1. Majoring in Civil or Mechanical Engineering. 2....
Shall be awarded to 2 F/T undergraduate students enrolled at the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Becky and Martin Zummach Book Scholarship in Education (College of Education)
Funding shall be used to provide one $500 book award each semester to a non-traditional student returning to pursue a Master’s degree in Education...
Funding shall be used to provide one $500 book award each semester to a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Belle McWilliams Scholarship (College of Arts and Sciences)
1. United States resident. 2. Enrolled in the college of Arts and Sciences. 3. Equal consideration given to the student’s demonstrating: a....
1. United States resident. 2. Enrolled in the college of Arts and...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Betty and William "Skip" Loewenberg Endowed Scholarship (Loewenberg College of Nursing)
This award(s) shall be given to undergraduate nursing student(s) according to the following criteria: 1. Recipient must be full-time and fully...
This award(s) shall be given to undergraduate nursing student(s)...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Beverly Hope Presley Scholarship (College of Education)
1. Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis in the College of Education. 2. Recipients shall be entering the academic year that...
1. Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis in the...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Billy J Murphy Scholarship (General)
1. Must be a Memphis area High School graduate. 2. Demonstrate financial need and academic potential.
1. Must be a Memphis area High School graduate. 2. Demonstrate financial...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Billy M Jones (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Must be a student majoring in Public Relations. 2. Recipient may retain this award provided they continue to meet the requirements and funding...
1. Must be a student majoring in Public Relations. 2. Recipient may...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies BIT Charles and Edna Neumann Scholars Program (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
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...
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  • Award: Varies