Scholarships

TTU Scholarship Application Forms

For Undergraduate Students (Found on ScholarWeb)

 

  • Avo Anderson Memorial Education Scholarship
  • Anna Grace Bandy Scholarship
  • Christine Burks Scholarship
  • Rosemary P. Deberry Scholarship
  • T. J. and Lottie Farr Scholarship Endowment
  • Charles and Ruth Golden Scholarship Endowment
  • Dr's. Leo and Gloria McGee Scholarship Endowment
  • Colonel Jim and Frances Larkins Educational Scholarship
  • Phi Delta Kappa Undergraduate Scholarship
  • Rozelle Huddleston Nash Memorial Scholarship Endowment
  • Jane Dubois Young Scholarship

 

For Graduate Students (Found on ScholarWeb)

 

  • Avo Anderson Memorial Education Scholarship
  • Dolores D. Nichols Memorial Scholarship
  • Phi Delta Kappa Graduate Scholarship

 

Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation

 

  • Tennessee Student Assistance Award
  • Ned McWherter Scholars Program
  • Christa McAuliffe Scholarship Program
  • Dependant Children Program
  • Minority Teaching Fellows Program
  • Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship Program
  • Tennessee Teaching Scholars Program
  • Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship Program

Scholarships

Curriculum and Instruction Scholarships

  • Scholarship 1
  • Scholarship 2

EXPW Scholarships, Awards & Endowments
Information and scholarship/award criteria specific to EXPW students and studies.

Flavious Smith Outstanding Alumnus Award

  • Must have a BS or MA degree in EXPW from TTU.
  • Must have graduated at least ten years before induction.
  • Must not have been a TTU faculty member for a period of five years before induction.
  • Must have achieved prominence in his/her chosen career (not necessarily education).
  • Must have made other significant contributions to society.

Raymond Drost Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • Must be a current undergraduate student in good standing in accordance with current institutional policies
  • Must be a EXPW major with a QPA of at least 2.75
  • Must have had active participation in the TTU intramural program (playing or working)
  • May be required to interview with Department of Health and Physical Education personnel.

Raymond (Bull) Brown Scholarship

  • Must be a prospective or current student in good standing in accordance with current institutional policies.
  • Must be a senior pursuing a major in EXPW
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.75.

Elsie Jobe and Jewell Nolen Memorial Scholarship

  • Must be a current graduate student fully admitted and in good standing in accordance with current institutional policies.
  • Must have a minimum 3.5 QPA based on 9 hours of graduate credit in the program of study for the Masters Degree in EXPW.
  • Must submit current vitae.
  • Must submit a written statement describing how the scholarship would be of benefit to professional goals.
  • Must be present for a personal interview if requested.Other items to be taken under consideration will be professional commitment, a positive professional image, participation in the Health and Physical Education Majors Club and a record of public service.

Bill and Suzanne Worrell Scholarship Endowment

  • Must be a full-time undergraduate student in good standing in accordance with current institutional policies.
  • Must be classified as a sophomore or above and have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 in the major field(s).
  • Must have a desire to coach women’s basketball. If no student is available who meets this criteria, then the recipient may be someone with a desire to coach men’s basketball. If no student is available who meets either criteria, then the recipient may be anyone interested in the coaching profession.

Flippen Endowded Scholarship

  • Must be a prospective or current student in good standing in accordance with current institutional policies.
  • Must have a declared major in a degree within the Exercise Science, Physical Education and Wellness Program.
  • Must demonstrate financial need. As a freshman scholarship, student Must have a high school GPA of 2.75 or higher, as a collegiate scholarship, student.
  • Must have a college GPA of 2.75 or higher at the end of the academic year to receive or maintain the scholarship.
  • Must be a U. S. citizen with preference given to citizens of Tennessee or Kentucky.

J.J. and Dot Miller Scholarship

  • Must be a prospective or current student in good standing in accordance with current institutional policies.
  • Must be an EXPW sophomore with at least a 3.0 GPA who has submitted 2 disposition recommendations from current EXPW faculty members and has submitted a student-prepared letter of need.
  • Priority will go to students with a documented interest in coaching wrestling.

 

Applying for a Scholarship

The Department of Music administers a generous scholarship program for students who show promise as outstanding performers on their chosen instrument or with their voice.  Incoming music majors, and all other interested musicians, must apply and be accepted to TTU, complete the required forms, and successfully audition to be considered for a music scholarship. Auditions should be completed as soon as possible in the year before their entrance to the University.

Non-music majors desiring to audition for ensemble service awards should email the This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call (931) 372-3165, to make an appointment for a personal audition on campus.. Non-music majors should select audition material from the List of Suggested Audition Materials that best displays their musicianship and technical ability.

Many other scholarships are available through the University.  For information, go to the TTU Scholarships Homepage.

Attention Current Students!  New scholarships are added to University and Departmental lists every year.  Your eligibility for scholarships may also change with time.  Please be aware that you cannot be considered for any new scholarship unless you have completed a current application.  Therefore, it is very important that you reapply for scholarships by December 15 every year that you are a student so that you take advantage of every opportunity for financial aid.  To apply, follow the instructions found here.