December

Always look ahead to the next month's Scholarships! Some deadlines are early in the month and you don't want to miss out!


Dell Scholars Program

Applicant must have a 2.4 grade point average, the program targets low-income, highly motivated students who are better than their numbers indicate and demonstrate the drive to succeed despite personal obstacles. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a unique "GPA" of grit, potential, and ambition in their quest for a college education.

Details/application: https://www.dellscholars.org/scholarship/

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

UT Promise

Eligible students must have applied to TN Promise, plan to attend a UT School and meet the qualifications which can be found on the UT Promise website.

https://tennessee.edu/ut-promise/apply/first-time-freshmen/

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021 but must complete TN Promise application by Nov 2

Western Kentucky University Scholarships

For more information, go to https://www.wku.edu/scholarship

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

University of Memphis Scholarships

For more information, go to http://www.memphis.edu/scholarships.

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

Belmont University Scholarships

For more information, go to http://www.belmont.edu/sfs/scholarships.

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

MTSU Scholarships

For more information, go to http://www.mtsu.edu/financial-aid/scholarships

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

UT Chattanooga Scholarships

For more information, go to http://www.utc.edu/scholarships/.

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

Vanderbilt University Scholarships

For more information, go to http://www.vanderbilt.edu/scholarships/

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

University of Kentucky Scholarships

For more information, go to http://www.uky.edu/financialaid/scholarship- incoming-freshmen.

DEADLINE: December 1, 2021

MTSU Buchanan Fellowship

For students with an ACT score of 29 or above and a GPA of 3.5 or above, we offer the opportunity to apply for the Buchanan Fellowship. This is the highest scholarship given at MTSU and includes a full tuition waiver (up to 16 hours) for four years, priority registration, a book allowance, and much more. The Buchanan Fellowship is a competitive scholarship and is limited to 20 students per year.

To apply, visit www.mtsu.edu/honors/buchanan.php. The application is online this year. DEADLINE: December 1 at 11:59 p.m. CST of the year prior to fall enrollment.

US Senate Youth Program

The United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) Washington Week will be held online this year the week of March 15, 2021. The exact timeframe of the program is to be decided. Two students from each state will be selected to attend the online program and each will receive a $10,000 undergraduate college scholarship. Students may qualify to apply through leadership positions they currently hold per the USSYP official criteria for the current 2020-2021 academic year. If students are unable to hold leadership positions this year due to the pandemic, they can submit the position they held during the 2019-2020 academic year. All student leadership qualifying positions are subject to the judgement of the state selection administrator and will be verified and confirmed. Open to juniors and seniors.

The state application submission is now a one step process. To apply for the United States Senate Youth Program, click here.

DEADLINE: December 4, 2021

Stephen J Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship

The Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships are designed to recognize and reward the great steps students are taking to fight hunger in our communities across the United States.Applications close on Dec. 5, 2018. If submitting a Community Service Recommendation, it must be uploaded by Dec. 12, 2018. For more information please visit, https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/community-service-scholarships/stephen-j-brady-stop-hunger-scholarships/#


DEADLINE: December 5, 2021

Science Ambassadors Scholarship

A full–tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math. Film a three–minute educational video of yourself explaining a STEM topic you're passionate about. You must be a high school senior or an undergraduate college student to apply.

Details/application: https://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org/

DEADLINE: December 13, 2021

UT Knoxville Scholarships

For more information, go to http://onestop.utk.edu/scholarships

DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

Equitable Excellence Scholarship

Scholarship awards $1.8 million in college scholarships to hundreds of remarkable young people throughout the nation who have worked hard to make a positive and lasting impact in their communities and beyond. Students have the opportunity to receive a $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000 scholarship.

Details/Application: https://equitable.com/foundation/equitable-excellence-scholarship

DEADLINE: December 17, 2021 (or 10,000 applications recd)

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship

Three entrants will each win a $1,000 scholarship towards their degree in logistics or supply chain management at the college or university of their choice. Submit a brief essay of between 400 and 800 words, detailing why a career in logistics/supply chain management is your college major of choice.

Details/Application: https://www.northamerican.com/scholarship

DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

ETSU Scholarship

Application for admission must be complete to qualify for Guaranteed Academic Performance Scholarships for Freshmen. Application for University Honors Scholars due. For more information, go to http://www.etsu.edu/scholarships.

DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

Burger King Scholars Program

Created in memory of BURGER KING Co-founder James "Jim" W. McLamore, the BURGER KING Scholars program has awarded $35 million in scholarships to more than 33,000 high school students, BK employees and their families across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since 2000. Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service. For more information please visit, https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12666/burger_king_scholars_program_scholarship.php#sthash.NjOdezYD.dpbs

DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

University of Alabama Scholarships

For more information, go to https://scholarships.ua.edu/freshman/


DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

Tennessee Tech University Scholarships

For more information, go to https://www.tntech.edu/scholarships/index.php


DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

Scarlett Family Foundation

The Scarlet Family Foundation provides need and merit based scholarships to Middle Tennessee students. Qualifications: demonstrated financial need (determined by a 1040 tax return and the cost of tuition at the college or university the student plans to attend) and a plan to pursue a Business or STEM degree (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) at a 4-year, not-for profit college or university. A minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher is preferred.

To apply: https://www.scarlettfoundation.org/students/


DEADLINE: December 15, 2021

UT Martin University Scholars Program

The University Scholars Program offers exceptional students a four-year experience of academic and extra-curricular opportunities designed to encourage self-reflection, undergraduate academic excellence, pursuit of post-secondary national scholarships and fellowships, and the development of strong moral and civic character. For more information on applying, visit http://www.utm.edu/honors/scholars.php

DEADLINE: December 18, 2021

APSU President's Emerging Leaders Program

Students who are admitted into the President’s Emerging Leaders Program (PELP) have, by the time of their application to Austin Peay, already demonstrated significant achievements as leaders and scholars. High school seniors who plan to enter Austin Peay as full-time freshmen in the fall of 2020 can now apply to PELP. To be considered for PELP, you must: have a 3.5 high school GPA, have a composite ACT score of at least 26, and exhibit leadership qualities as evidenced by participation in high school and community service activities.

https://www.apsu.edu/pelp/apply.php

DEADLINE: December 31, 2021

Naval ROTC Scholarship

The Naval ROTC offers an excellent scholarship program for highly qualified and motivated high school seniors. Many of these pay full tuition, as well as a book and tax-free monthly stipend during the academic year. Competition is highly competitive and based on the whole-person concept (i.e., GPA, SAT/ACT scores, demonstrated leadership, athletics & volunteer/community service work). For more information, go to http://www.nrotc.navy.mil.

DEADLINE: December 31, 2021

CrossLites Scholarship

Twenty-seven students who is currently enrolled in a high school, college, or graduate school. There is no minimum GPA or test score requirements in order to qualify. To apply, visit: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/merit-based/merit-scholarships/crosslites-scholarship-contest

DEADLINE: December 31, 2021

Design Thinking Scholarship

American Graphics Institute offers scholarships to encourage the use of design and creative thinking across various disciplines and fields. To apply for the Design Thinking scholarship submit an essay of between 500 and 1500 words describing how you anticipate design thinking or digital design tools will impact you and your career choice. The title of the essay must reflect how design thinking or design tools impacts either you or your career choice.

Details/application: https://www.agitraining.com/scholarships

DEADLINE: December 31, 2021

CC Bank's Young Scholars Scholarship

Each year CC Bank’s Young Scholars Scholarship offers up to five $2,000 scholarships to students attending universities, colleges, and other academic institutions across the U.S. Application includes essay topic: Describe how volunteer or community service has shaped who you are and what community service has taught you.

Details/application: https://ccbank.us/scholarship/

DEADLINE: December 31, 2021