Our Opportunities

2019-2020 Scholarship Applications Available!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Eleanor O'Neil (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
For students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree and: 1. Majoring in the School of Journalism. 2. Demonstrating financial need. ...
For students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree and: 1....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Eleanor O'Neil (Marketing) (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
For students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree and: 1. Majoring in the Marketing Department in the College of Business concentrating...
For students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree and: 1....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elizabeth & Harold Robinson Education Scholarship (College of Education)
1. Can be undergraduate or graduate student. ...
1. Can be undergraduate or graduate student. ...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elizabeth & Harold Robinson Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Can be undergraduate or graduate student. ...
1. Can be undergraduate or graduate student. ...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elizabeth C Phillips Memorial (College of Arts and Sciences)
Preference shall be given to: 1. an African American student. 2. Junior or Senior. 3. Minimum GPA of a 2.5. 4. English major.
Preference shall be given to: 1. an African American student. 2. Junior...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elizabeth K. Perryman Scholarship (College of Arts and Sciences)
Award shall be given to: 1. Student with full-time status (min 12 credit hrs) 2. An undergraduate majoring in Biology, with preference given to a...
Award shall be given to: 1. Student with full-time status (min 12 credit...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ellen Davies-Rodgers Educational Fund (College of Education)
Recipient shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and: ...
Recipient shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and: ...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elma Roane HMSE (Undergraduate or Graduate) (School of Health Studies)
1. Junior, senior or graduate level female students. Undergraduates must meet the following: 2. United States citizen. 3. Full-time enrollment (12...
1. Junior, senior or graduate level female students. Undergraduates must...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elvis Presley Endowed Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Demonstrate financial need. 2. Demonstrated academic merit.
1. Demonstrate financial need. 2. Demonstrated academic merit.
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$0.00 Elvis Presley Endowed Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
For a student majoring in Theatre. 1. Demonstrate Financial need. 2. Demonstrated academic merit.
For a student majoring in Theatre. 1. Demonstrate Financial need. 2....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Emalie Appleton Brooks Memorial Endowed Scholarship (College of Arts and Sciences)
1. Award shall be given to a JR or SR undergraduate student enrolled full-time at the University of Memphis. 2. Majoring in English in the College...
1. Award shall be given to a JR or SR undergraduate student enrolled...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$5,500.00 Emerging Leaders Scholarship (Student Affairs)
The University of Memphis awards the Emerging Leaders Scholarship to Tennessee and border county residents, as well as out of state students who...
The University of Memphis awards the Emerging Leaders Scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $5,500.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Eric Melkent Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
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: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ernest C Ball (College of Education)
1. Pursuing career in Early Childhood Education. 2. Selection made based upon academic ability and personal fitness with preference going to a...
1. Pursuing career in Early Childhood Education. 2. Selection made based...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ernest W Pegram Business Scholarship (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
The award shall be made to student(s) meeting the majority of the following criteria, shown in order of priority: 1. Has declared Business as a...
The award shall be made to student(s) meeting the majority of the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ethel Lewis (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
1. Shall be a junior or senior Resident of Shelby County, Tennessee. 2. Full-time student (12 credit hours) pursuing a degree in the Fogelman...
1. Shall be a junior or senior Resident of Shelby County, Tennessee. 2....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$0.00 Ethel Mertz - RP Tracks Theatre Fund (Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student who has shown commitment and dedication to a career in theatre. 2. Preference will be given to...
1. Sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student who has shown...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2019
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: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Eugenia and Fred Gattas Scholarship Fund (College of Arts and Sciences)
This award(s) shall be given to graduate students pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree in the Department of English in the College of Arts &...
This award(s) shall be given to graduate students pursuing a master’s or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Eunice Eldoris Jordan Scholarship (Loewenberg College of Nursing)
1. The recipients shall be enrolled in the Loewenberg School of Nursing at the University of Memphis. A preference shall be given to either first...
1. The recipients shall be enrolled in the Loewenberg School of Nursing...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Exchange Club E Mphs/A Shackelford (Student Affairs)
1. Recipients shall be hearing impaired or deaf. 2. Enrolled as full-time student at the University of Memphis. 3. If no qualified applicant is...
1. Recipients shall be hearing impaired or deaf. 2. Enrolled as...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies FCBE Alumni Chapter Undergraduate Scholarship (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
Need based scholarship to be awarded to an undergraduate student at FCBE at the University of Memphis. Award may only be applied to tuition and...
Need based scholarship to be awarded to an undergraduate student at FCBE...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$0.00 FedEx Purple Runway Aviation Scholarship (UNIVERSITY COLLEGE)
This is a non-renewable, $10,000 scholarship per student for the Academic Year. The scholarship committee will select the best-qualified candidates...
This is a non-renewable, $10,000 scholarship per student for the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ferris Hooshmand Scholarship Award (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
1. Recipients shall be enrolled at UOM and maintain 3.0 min. in first year of program. 2. Must demonstrate a positive attitude and enthusiasm...
1. Recipients shall be enrolled at UOM and maintain 3.0 min. in first...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies First Tennessee Foundation Emerging Leaders (Student Affairs)
This award(s) shall be given to University of Memphis students who are members of the Emerging Leaders program. Special consideration shall be...
This award(s) shall be given to University of Memphis students who are...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Fisher-Maher Memorial
1. Undergraduate classification. 2. Minimum cumulative 2.80 GPA. 3. United States Citizen. 4. Financial need will be considered. 5. Part-time...
1. Undergraduate classification. 2. Minimum cumulative 2.80 GPA. 3....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Flora Rawls
1. Freshmen recipients must have been in the upper half of their high school graduating class. 2. Currently enrolled students must have a minimum...
1. Freshmen recipients must have been in the upper half of their high...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Frances Falls Austin (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1. Student pursuing an undergraduate degree in Art within CFA college. This scholarship requires you to submit a portfolio to be eligible for...
1. Student pursuing an undergraduate degree in Art within CFA...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
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: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Frank Flautt (Wilson School)
This is a scholarship for a: Student with a 2.0 GPA or better who has worked in the hospitality/resort/ industry for at least 1 year and plans to...
This is a scholarship for a: Student with a 2.0 GPA or better who has...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Frank R Ahlgren Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
Recipient(s) shall be students in the Department of Journalism & Strategic Media. Shall have demonstrated financial need as well as demonstrated...
Recipient(s) shall be students in the Department of Journalism &...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Furr- Bowman
1. Meet the admission and retention requirements as designated by the University of Memphis. 2. Financial need may be considered, but is not...
1. Meet the admission and retention requirements as designated by the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies G Douglas Edwards Family Endowed Scholarship Agreement (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis in FCBE. 1. First time students and previously enrolled students are eligible. 2. ...
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis in FCBE. 1. ...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies G Douglas Mayo and Mildred H Mayo Heritage Room Endowment
Preference shall be given to graduate students whose majors fall under the Department of History of Museum Studies, or University College students...
Preference shall be given to graduate students whose majors fall under...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Gary S Shorb Schlp for International Students
To support either undergraduate or graduate international student expenses that may include, but are not limited to: 1. Tuition 2. Room 3. Board...
To support either undergraduate or graduate international student...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies General Herbert L Grills Memorial (College of Arts and Sciences)
1. Majoring in any discipline in the College of Arts & Sciences. 2. If a Freshman, possessing a minimum ACT of 27. 3. If an upperclassman,...
1. Majoring in any discipline in the College of Arts & Sciences. 2. If...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies George Klein Endowed Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)
1) Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and in Communication and Fine Arts ...
1) Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis and in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies George Klein Fund
Recipients shall be enrolled at UOM and majoring in Communication, with a concentration in Broadcast Communication. Recipients must be...
Recipients shall be enrolled at UOM and majoring in Communication, with...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies George T and Betty Johnson Endowed Graduate Scholarship (College of Education)
Award shall be given to students who meet the following criteria: 1. A Graduate student admitted to the COE 2. Maintain minimum graduate school cum...
Award shall be given to students who meet the following criteria: 1. A...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies George W Etheridge Early Childhood Education Memorial Scholarship (College of Education)
Shall be in the College of Education pursuing a degree in early childhood education.
Shall be in the College of Education pursuing a degree in early...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies George W Etheridge Education Alumni Scholarship (College of Education)
1. Must be pursuing an undergraduate teaching, or undergraduate/graduate level non-teaching degree program in the College of Education. 2. Must...
1. Must be pursuing an undergraduate teaching, or undergraduate/graduate...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Gilmore Family Football Athlete
1. Recipient shall be a H.S. senior who is enrolling at The U of M and who meets the following qualifications: a. a high school scholar athlete...
1. Recipient shall be a H.S. senior who is enrolling at The U of M and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Glazer Family Foundation Scholarship in Nursing (Loewenberg College of Nursing)
Recipient shall have a 3.0 gpa and pursuing a degree in Nursing on a full-time basis at the University of Memphis.
Recipient shall have a 3.0 gpa and pursuing a degree in Nursing on a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Goddard Foundation Scholarship (Loewenberg College of Nursing)
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Loewenberg School of Nursing. The criteria are as follows: 1. Good academic standing 2....
Recipients shall be enrolled at the University of Memphis Loewenberg...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Goldsmith's-Macy's Internship Scholarship Fund (Fogelman College of Business and Economics)
1. Recipent must be a sophomore or junior enrolled in the FCB and Economics and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. 2. Must demonstrate strong...
1. Recipent must be a sophomore or junior enrolled in the FCB and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Goldye L Feinstone Endowment (College of Arts and Sciences)
To be eligible to apply for any of the Department of Biological Sciences scholarships, students must have successfully completed General Biology I...
To be eligible to apply for any of the Department of Biological Sciences...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
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: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Harold W Perry (College of Education)
To be awarded to student studying to teach the multiple handicapped, including at least one handicap of a physical impairment (meaning persons...
To be awarded to student studying to teach the multiple handicapped,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Hattie G. Watkins
1. Minimum of 15 on ACT. 2. Minimum 12 hours study and maintain at least 2.5 GPA for the year. 3. Demonstrate financial need. 4. Renewal based upon...
1. Minimum of 15 on ACT. 2. Minimum 12 hours study and maintain at least...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Helen Hamilton Person Memorial Golf
1. Female undergraduate student. 2. Talented golfer who exhibits outstanding qualities of sportsmanship, conduct and academic achievement. 3....
1. Female undergraduate student. 2. Talented golfer who exhibits...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019