Our Opportunities

Tennessee State University’s First Year Institutional scholarship application process for the 2019-2020 academic year will open on Friday,October 16, 2018
Applications will be accepted through Friday, December 14 , 2018
All applicants must be admitted incoming freshman.

Tennessee State University Foundation Scholarship Application period for the 2019-2020 academic year is February 18 – March 31, 2019.
All new and currently enrolled students can apply. New students who applied during the freshman application period must complete the revised general application in order to be considered for Foundation opportunities. All scholarship offers will be sent to students’ MyTSU email addresses..

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Alpha Phi Alpha Tau Lambda Chapter Endowed Scholarship
The Tau Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Endowed Scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of...
The Tau Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Endowed...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Alpha Theta Network Endowed Scholarship
The Alpha Theta Network Scholarship is awarded to students who are active members of the Alpha Theta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.,...
The Alpha Theta Network Scholarship is awarded to students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$5,000.00 Amos-Leon' and Brenda Wills Otis Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in business, science, technology, engineering or mathematics fields. Prefer that the recipient...
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in business, science,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Ann Hellum Haynes Endowed Scholarship
Full time undergraduate student based on academic merit; elementary education major, preference to students from Nashville area or TN
Full time undergraduate student based on academic merit; elementary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Anthony and Rita Mack Endowed Scholarship
Full time undergraduate studen twith minimum GPA of 2.75. Preference to Nashville,TN and Greenville MS students. STEMS majors only.
Full time undergraduate studen twith minimum GPA of 2.75. Preference...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$3,000 Antoinette McTurner Humphries Scholarship
The Antoinette McTurner Humphries Scholarship applicant must be enrolled full-time each semester pursuing a degree in Biological Sciences with a...
The Antoinette McTurner Humphries Scholarship applicant must be enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended
$500.00 Avon-Sylvia C. Coleman Scholarship
Student with demonstrated academic excellence and financial need. Major in Business or Sales.
Student with demonstrated academic excellence and financial need. Major...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Barbara J. Bozeman Scholarship
The Barbara J. Bozeman Scholarship is awarded to a full-time, undergraduate student based on academic merit and financial need. Minimum GPA 2.5
The Barbara J. Bozeman Scholarship is awarded to a full-time,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$0.00 Beta Omicron Alvin W. Marley/Damon Lee Jr. Recognition Award Scholarship
The Beta Omicron Alvin W. Marley/Damon Lee Jr. Scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate male students; preference to students who are...
The Beta Omicron Alvin W. Marley/Damon Lee Jr. Scholarships are awarded...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Beta Omicron Hershel J. Honeywood King/Kirby Pugh Scholarship Fund
The Beta Omicron Hershel J. Honeywood King/Kirby Pugh Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate male students; preferably active members in good...
The Beta Omicron Hershel J. Honeywood King/Kirby Pugh Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$4,166.67 Black Women in Sisterhood for Action, Inc. (BISA) Endowed Scholarship, Out-of-State
The BISA Scholarship (Out-of-state) is awarded to an incoming freshman who is a first generation student with a minimum gpa of 2.5. The student...
The BISA Scholarship (Out-of-state) is awarded to an incoming freshman...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,166.67
Ended
$2,000.00 Bud/K.S. Adams Jr Endowed Scholarship
The Bud/K.S. Adams Jr Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who have completed at least one course in the TSU Music Department and have a...
The Bud/K.S. Adams Jr Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Cecila E Crump/Clementine Hamilton and the Links Inc. Music City Chapter Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student pursuing a four year degree with a demonstrated financial need; a minimum...
This scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,427.02 Centennial Scholarship
The Centennial Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and a demonstrated financial need.
The Centennial Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,427.02
Ended
$1,000.00 Central Area of the Links Inc Scholarship
Full time undergraduate student must demonstrate a financial need; have a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Full time undergraduate student must demonstrate a financial need; have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Charles A. Campbell Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to students with a 2.5 or higher GPA; junior or senior; preference for Davidson County residents.
Scholarship awarded to students with a 2.5 or higher GPA; junior or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Charles H. Dungey Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to a full time undergraduate student, GPA of 2.75 or higher, music major, proficient in playing a musical instrument – 4 years of high...
Awarded to a full time undergraduate student, GPA of 2.75 or higher,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Chicago Alumni Chapter/Alvin Marley Scholarship
The Chicago Alumni Chapter/Alvin Marley Scholarships are awarded to students who have demonstrated good academic progress and a need for financial...
The Chicago Alumni Chapter/Alvin Marley Scholarships are awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Chicago Ten Scholarship
The Chicago Ten Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student based on academic merit and financial need. The student must be from...
The Chicago Ten Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Clyde Bond Sr. and Gladys S. Bond Endowed Scholarship
The Clyde Bond Sr. and Gladys S. Bond Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student from Madison, Humphrey or Davidson Counties in...
The Clyde Bond Sr. and Gladys S. Bond Scholarship is awarded to a full...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Collier/Foley Brother's Keeper Scholarship
The scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student that is a graduating high school senior or a currently enrolled student who has...
The scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student that is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Dallas Ft Worth Metroplex
Scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman and a returning upperclassman from Dallas – Ft. Worth TX area. Incoming Freshman must have a 2.7 or...
Scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman and a returning...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Dental Hygiene Academic Scholarship
Full-time undergraduate student who has been accepted in the Dental Hygiene Program and has completed the first semester of Dental Hygiene courses....
Full-time undergraduate student who has been accepted in the Dental...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$250.00 Detroit Alumni Chapter Book Scholarship
The Detroit Alumni Chapter Book Scholarship is awarded to a full-time student who is resident of Michigan. Student must be active with the...
The Detroit Alumni Chapter Book Scholarship is awarded to a full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Detroit TSUAA Foundation Scholarship
To qualify for this scholarship award, students must be full-time undergraduate with a minimum 3.3 GPA and a state of Michigan resident. New...
To qualify for this scholarship award, students must be full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Dr. Ada Jean Jackson Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time student, College of Education major, with a minimum GPA of 2.0. The student must have a financial need...
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time student, College of Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
Varies Dr. Clifford L. Hendrix Jr.
Full time students, preferably from Chattanooga TN, must be in good standing with the University; enrolled or admitted in the College of Education;...
Full time students, preferably from Chattanooga TN, must be in good...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Dr. Gregory Diggs Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for active members in good standing with the Beta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Inc. based on financial need and academic...
This scholarship is for active members in good standing with the Beta...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Dr. James H. Brown Dr. Birdie Faulkner-Brown and Renee C Brown Endowed Scholarship for Excellence in Elementary Education
Must be a graduating senior, minimum GPA of 3.0, plans to teach in the field of Elementary Education in TN; could also be a graduate student...
Must be a graduating senior, minimum GPA of 3.0, plans to teach in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$800.00 Dr. Michael Catanzaro Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Dr. Michael Catanzaro Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate senior majoring in English with a 3.2 or higher grade point...
Dr. Michael Catanzaro Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
Ended
$500.00 Dr. Richard J Enochs and Elmer and Annie Enochs Endowed Scholarship
The Enoch family scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in the College of Health Sciences with preference to Heath Care Administration...
The Enoch family scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$500.00 Eary and James White Endowed Scholarship
Full time undergraduate student based on academic merit; must be a music major; preference to students from Nashville area or TN
Full time undergraduate student based on academic merit; must be a music...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Effie P. Coakley Scholarship
The Effie P. Coakley Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student pursuing a bachelor’s degree, who are qualified academically and...
The Effie P. Coakley Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$10,000.00 Elbert Gray Jr and Vernice Taylor Gray Memorial Scholarship (Male)
The Elbert Gray Jr and Vernice Taylor Gray Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to male students from the state of TN. The students must have a...
The Elbert Gray Jr and Vernice Taylor Gray Memorial Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $10,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Emerson and Annie Able Scholarship
Scholarship for graduates of Tennessee public high schools; gpa of 3.25 or higher;preferably education and music majors.
Scholarship for graduates of Tennessee public high schools; gpa of 3.25...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Engineering General Scholarship
Engineering General Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduates with a major within the College of Engineering with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Engineering General Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduates...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Evelyn Robinson Hardin Delta Sigma Theta Endowed Scholarship
The Evelyn Robinson Hardin Delta Sigma Theta Endowed Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student who is a member of the Alpha Chi...
The Evelyn Robinson Hardin Delta Sigma Theta Endowed Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Faith Unlimited Civic Club Scholarship
Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student enrolled at TSU as either a junior or senior, in good standing with the University with...
Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student enrolled at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 FedEx Endowed Scholarship
The FedEx Endowed Scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate students based on academic merit and financial need. Recipient must have a...
The FedEx Endowed Scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Franklin and Doris Henderson Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student who is a US citizen and a member of the national under-represented minority...
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student who is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Frederick D. and Norma Pryor McCuiston Endowed Scholarship
Full time undergraduate uppe class engineering and/or education students with a GPA of 3.2 or above.
Full time undergraduate uppe class engineering and/or education students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$4,000.00 General Endowed Scholarship
The General Endowed Scholarship is awarded to full-time first time new freshman or current undergraduate students who are in good standing with the...
The General Endowed Scholarship is awarded to full-time first time new...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 General Motors Endowed Scholarship
The General Motors Endowed Scholarship are awarded to full-time undergraduate students with a preference for General Motors employees, spouses,...
The General Motors Endowed Scholarship are awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Gloria Ross White Endowed Scholarship in Business
The Gloria Ross White Scholarship is awarded to full-time students majoring in business and that have maintained a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference to...
The Gloria Ross White Scholarship is awarded to full-time students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$900.00 Granville Jr. and Anna Lyons Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of 2.5. He or she be a past or present low economic housing...
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900.00
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$5,000.00 Gray Family/Elbert Gray Jr. and Vernice Taylor Gray Memorial Endowed Scholarship (Female)
This scholarship is awarded to female students from the State of TN who has a demonstrated financial need.
This scholarship is awarded to female students from the State of TN who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Greater St. Louis Metropolitan Scholarship
The Greater St. Louis Metropolitan Scholarships is awarded to currently enrolled full time undergraduate students from the city of St. Louis (St....
The Greater St. Louis Metropolitan Scholarships is awarded to currently...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Hampton Roads/Richmond Chapter Scholarship
The Hampton Roads/Richmond Chapter Scholarship is awarded to current Tennessee State University students in good academic standing, and who are...
The Hampton Roads/Richmond Chapter Scholarship is awarded to current...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Hardeman County Scholarship
The Hardeman County Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students who are residents of Hardeman County and have a financial need. The...
The Hardeman County Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$14,500.00 Hospital Corporation of America Scholars Scholarship
The Hospital Corporation of America Scholars Scholarship is awarded to five (5) Tennessee State University first-time freshman students planning to...
The Hospital Corporation of America Scholars Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $14,500.00
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