The UMAR Undergraduate Memorial Community Advancement Scholarship (Alumni Association)

The recipient of the Scholarship shall:

  1. Be a rising junior or senior undergraduate student enrolled full-time at the UofM with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  2. Describe in 200 words or less his/her exceptional accomplishments in coursework, research, and/or service that contribute to the linkage that advances knowledge and service with respect to community.
  3. Provide a letter of recommendation of approximately 250 words by a person (UofM Faculty/Staff or another professional) describing through examples the candidate’s educational effect on and/or benefit to a group in a community setting with whom the applicant has partnered/participated.

Preference is given to First-Generation students with financial need as determined by FAFSA and/or dependent of current or past UofM employees. Applicants with distinct backgrounds and experiences, including hardships, will receive special consideration for the scholarship.

Award
Varies
Deadline
03/01/2024
Supplemental Questions
  1. The UMAR Undergraduate Memorial Community Advancement Scholarship
    • Are you a dependent of a University of Memphis Faculty or Staff member?
    • Are you a University employee or a dependent of a UMAR member?
    • Describe in 200 words or less his/her exceptional accomplishments in coursework, research, and/or service that contribute to the linkage that advances knowledge and service with respect to community.
    • University of Memphis Association of Retirees Memorial Scholarship Fund -Reference
  2. Please upload your resume.