Richard G. Lazure Achievement Scholarship (General)

Recipient shall be enrolled at The University of Memphis and shall be selected in accordance with the following process and criteria:
1. A graduate of any high school in Lauderdale County, Tennessee.
2. All applicants must have a “B” average (3.0 cumulative GPA) or above and preference given to students who have been an active member of the academic community. Feel free to provide supporting documentation as verification of your involvement.
A preference of 3 awards shall be given annually; however, larger awards may be given to students when less than 3 qualified students are available/chosen.

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.