Jay Uiberall Legacy Fund Scholarship (Wilson School)

Recipients will be enrolled at the University of Memphis and shall be selected in accordance with the following process and criteria:
a. Candidates will be a Full-Time student (minimum 12 credits enrolled in the Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality & Resort Management in the Fogelman College of Business and Economics).
b. The Scholarship award will be applied to tuition and fees.
c. Preference will be given to a rising junior who has interned/worked in a restaurant and has career plans to work in the food services industry upon graduation.
d. Candidates will have a minimum GPA of 2.5.
e. Recipients will agree to make every effort to attend the annual Jay Uiberall fundraiser on or about June of each year at a local Memphis restaurant to be determined.
f. This scholarship is not automatically renewable but recipients may reapply in a subsequent year

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a photo.
  2. Please upload your resume.
  3. 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.
  4. Will you have at least 45 credit hours earned before the Fall semester begins?