Scholarship Template

Section 1

1.a Absolute Requirement for All Scholarships

Current or Prospective TTU Student in good standing as defined by the University

1.b Basic Requirements: (items may be selected individually by donor)

Citizenship
Residence--state(s)
Residence--county(ies)
Course of Study--College/School
Course of Study--Major
Course of Study--Department
Course of Study--Program/concentration
Athlete (specific sport(s))
Account to be administered by
Endowment or Annual Award
Recipient one time only or renewable
Financial Need preferred
Annual report yes/no (to whom)

NOTE: Additional information--defined and obtained by administering units--may be utilized to select recipients; e.g. ACT scores, QPA, etc.

Currently in LOAs

Section 2

(Selection for future LOAs requires prior approval of the administering unit head, the VP for University Advancement, and the Provost; and should be preferred/not required)

Veteran
Child of veteran
Grandchild of veteran
Spouse of veteran
Employee of
Child of employee of
Spouse of employee of
Alumni
Child of alumni
Spouse of alumni
High School attended
Community/Junior College attended
High School cumulative QPA
Community/Junior College cumulative QPA
TTU cumulative QPA
TTU Major QPA
ACT COMP--minimum acceptable
ACT MATH--minimum
ACT-ENGL
ACT-READ
ACT-SCI
SAT VERBAL
SAT MATH
SAT TOTAL
ESAP Requirement
Class Rank--High School
Class Rank--College/School
Class Rank--Department
National Merit Scholarship Finalist
Course of Study--Degree
Classification (Fr.,So., Jr., Sr., transfer, graduate, upper division)

Currently in LOAs

Section 2 continued

(Selection for future LOAs requires prior approval of the administering unit head, the VP for University Advancement, and the Provost; and should be preferred/not required)

Semesters completed
Class hours required per semester
Financial need mandatory
Member of specific organization
Parent member of specific organization
Child member of specific organization
Spouse member of specific organization
First generation college student
Non-traditional--define nontraditional--student
Extracurricular Activity(ies) (specific)

Currently in LOAs

Section 3

This section delineates selection process---how applications are processed and awards made.
Selection for future LOAs requires prior approval of the administering unit head, the VP for Advancement and Provost; and should be preferred/not required. If approved, responsibility for defining and obtaining information becomes responsibility of the administering unit.

Recipient selected by
Nominated/recommended by
Portfolio required
Research proposal required
Essay required
Letter of intent required
Letter(s) of recommendation required
Interview of student required
Priorities/preferences (e.g. priority to upper Cumberland students. . . . .
Leadership--defined as:?? Class/club/team officer, boys/girls state, governor's school. . .
Character--defined as:?? Community service/ volunteer--specific activities

Section 4

This section delineates administrative criteria/recipient requirements
Selection for future LOAs requires prior approval of administering unit head, the VP for Advancement and Provost; and should be preferred/not required. If approved, responsibility for defining and obtaining information becomes responsibility of the administering unit.

Renewable?
Reapplication required?
Work requirement (student must be employed on campus)
Work requirement (student must have part-time job)