Peter I Neathery Scholarship (College of Arts and Sciences)

Competitively awarded to undergraduate students, current or incoming freshmen, who are enrolled Full Time at the University of Memphis:
a. Incoming freshman in Computer Science must have a high school ACT score of at least 28, for students who have scored 5 on the AP Computer Science A exam, the minimum ACT is 26. Or
b. Current Computer Science majors must be maintaining a GPA of at least 3.5 and making satisfactory progress towards their Computer Science degree.
The scholarship is renewable for a total of three (3) consecutive years; therefore, a student may be awarded this scholarship for a total of four (4) years.
If budget permits, up to four $1,000 scholarships may be competitively awarded each year.

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.