Cybill Shepard Scholarship (College of Communication and Fine Arts)

Recipients shall be undergraduate students enrolled full time at the University of Memphis and:
a. shall be selected from the Dept. of Theatre and Dance and from the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music
b. shall be citizens of the U.S.
c. shall have achieved and maintain a B average (for freshman students) or a min. cum GPA of 3.0 (for sophomore and above classifications)
d. preference shall be given to students in need of financial assistance in order to attend the UOM.

Students may be eligible to receive this award for a maximum of four (4) years or until graduation, whichever is less, provided that all requirements continue to be met and funding continues to be available.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your resume.
  2. Please provide a personal statement as to why you are applying for this scholarship. Include any pertinent information about financial need, your family situation, and any other special information we should consider. Additionally, provide a list of all applicable extracurricular activities you feel should be considered. Ensure you include involvement with on and off campus organizations which have helped your personal and professional growth.