Our Opportunities

Scholarships that do not show “Ended” are still available for the 2020 – 2021 academic year.
Tennessee State University Foundation Scholarship Application period for the 2020-2021 academic year is February 19 – March 31, 2020.
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
$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
$2,000.00 George Ganaway Endowed Scholarship
The George Ganaway Scholarships are awarded to students who are residents of West Tennessee preferably Savannah TN, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, who...
The George Ganaway Scholarships are awarded to students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$4,000.00 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: $4,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Goldman Sachs Directors Scholarship
The Goldman Sachs Directors Scholarship is awarded to students in good academic standing (2.5 GPA or above) who fi nd themselves unable to register...
The Goldman Sachs Directors Scholarship is awarded to students in good...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$2,000.00 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: $2,000.00
Ended
$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 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: $1,000.00
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
$2,000.00 Homer Wheaton Scholarship
The Homer Wheaton Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students with financial needs and academic merits.
The Homer Wheaton Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
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
Ended
$1,000.00 I Am A Star Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student who is an out-of-state resident with a minimum GPA of 2.3
This scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student who is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Isibor Ebony and Ivory Award for Excellence
The Isibor Ebony and Ivory Award for Excellence Scholarship is awarded to outstanding high school graduates from the Nashville areas pursuing an...
The Isibor Ebony and Ivory Award for Excellence Scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 James Edward Seay Jr. Scholarship Fund
This Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a financial need. The student must attach a 2-page...
This Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate student with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 James Shaw Jr. Scholarship
The James Shaw Jr. Scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate students who are seniors with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Preference for Business...
The James Shaw Jr. Scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 JFann Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student who qualifies for financial aid, who is a first generation college student, and...
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Joan Elliott Memorial Scholarship
Joan Elliott Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student majoring in the arts or humanities field. New entering freshman...
Joan Elliott Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$700.00 John and Adline Starks Memorial Scholarship
The John and Adline Starks Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full time students who are new incoming freshmen from the states of Georgia, Indiana...
The John and Adline Starks Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Leatrice Conley Gradford School of Engineering Scholarship
This Leatrice Conley Gradford School of Engineering Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.0, who are...
This Leatrice Conley Gradford School of Engineering Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Lenzora and Lucille Collier Endowed Scholarship
The Lenzora and Lucille Collier Scholarship is awarded to a new, full-time, out of state freshman student based on academic merit and financial need.
The Lenzora and Lucille Collier Scholarship is awarded to a new,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Lucinda C Rucker Endowed Scholarship
The Lucinda Rucker Scholarship is awarded to a new incoming freshman who graduated from Pearl Cohn, Stratford or White’s Creek High School in...
The Lucinda Rucker Scholarship is awarded to a new incoming freshman who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Luther and Naomi Chrisp Scholarship
The Luther and Naomi Chisp Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students seeking a degree at TSU. The students must be of good...
The Luther and Naomi Chisp Scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Madelyn Montgomery Grant and Reginald O. Grant Scholarship
Student must be a full time undergraduate from Georgia or Alabama with a minimum 2.75 grade point average and pursuing a degree in a STEM...
Student must be a full time undergraduate from Georgia or Alabama with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Maleka S. Jackson Scholarship
The Maleka S. Jackson Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student from Chattanooga TN or Atlanta GA with a minimum 3.0 GPA or...
The Maleka S. Jackson Scholarship is awarded to a full time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Malick Badjie International Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students who are members of the TSU Honors Program with a minimum GPA of 3.5 and a financial...
This scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Mary E. Vann Trust Scholarship
Full-time undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and from the State of TN.
Full-time undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and from the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Nashville Pacesetters Memorial Scholarship
Full time undergraduate students, minimum 2.5 or higher GPA, preferably TN resident and must be a sophomore or higher classification level.
Full time undergraduate students, minimum 2.5 or higher GPA, preferably...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$500.00 Northeast Region TSUNAA Scholarship
The Northeast Region Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student who is a resident of one of the following states in the Northeast...
The Northeast Region Scholarship is awarded to a full time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Nursing Program Scholarship
Must be a junior or senior female student who currently has a least a 3.25 GPA. Student must be pursuing a health related career in Nursing.
Must be a junior or senior female student who currently has a least a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Ralph Boston Golf Tournament Book Scholarship
This Scholarship is awarded to full-time, out-of-students with a minimum GPA of 2.5, any major with a financial need. Sophomores, juniiors,...
This Scholarship is awarded to full-time, out-of-students with a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Regions Scholarship
The Scholarships are to be awarded to full-time undergraduate students based on academic merit and financial need.
The Scholarships are to be awarded to full-time undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Rhonda C Hodge Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship is to support a graduate level students with a minimum of 3.0 GPA and majoring in physical therapy. The award will be based on...
The scholarship is to support a graduate level students with a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Robert Myers Memorial Scholarship
The Robert Myers Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students from Putnam County or who have a proven financial need and...
The Robert Myers Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Roger Wesley Rawls and Margaret Boyd Rawls Endowed Scholarship
Full time undergraduate student from Tennessee and Georgia with a GPA of 2.5 or above.
Full time undergraduate student from Tennessee and Georgia with a GPA of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Rudolph "Rudy" L. Harlan Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate student who is a sophomore or junior majoring in Biology with a 3.0 or higher GPA.
This scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate student who is a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sam Smith Athletic Scholarship
Scholarships for athletes of the Continental T-Belles Track Club, Inc., who will be pursing an undergraduate degree as well as competing in track...
Scholarships for athletes of the Continental T-Belles Track Club, Inc.,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$4,000.00 Samuel H Howard MBA Endowed Scholarship
The recipient of the Samuel H. Howard MBA Scholarship must have been admitted to the MBA program; be full-time; demonstrate considerable promise in...
The recipient of the Samuel H. Howard MBA Scholarship must have been...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 School of Nursing Scholarship
The School of Nursing Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate Nursing students who are in good academic standing with the University with...
The School of Nursing Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$3,000.00 Sobran-Scoman Scholarship
Amos Otis/Sobran-Scoman Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students pursuing a four-year degree while maintaining a cumulative GPA...
Amos Otis/Sobran-Scoman Scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
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$2,000.00 Sondra J. Morris Crusor Scholarship
The Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students with a minimum of 2.5 GPA who exhibits determination in the classroom and campus...
The Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Teasley Family Scholarship
The Teasley Family Scholarship is awarded to full-time students, any classification with a minimum GPA of 2.5. The students must have a financial...
The Teasley Family Scholarship is awarded to full-time students, any...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$2,000.00 The Boyz Incorporated Scholarship
The Boyz Incorporated Scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate students from Nashville Davidson County with a minimum GPA of 2.5.
The Boyz Incorporated Scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$500.00 The Crumpton Family Scholarship
The Crumpton Family Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student who is a junior or senior with a 2.5 or above GPA and a financial...
The Crumpton Family Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$2,000.00 The Dr. Ulysses V. Spiva Memorial Scholarship
The Dr. Ulysses V. Spiva Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full time undergraduate students with a financial aid need, intending to major or...
The Dr. Ulysses V. Spiva Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 The Freddie B. McNeil Scholarship
The recipient of this scholarship must be a freshman or sophomore undergraduate student in the College of Agriculture from Tennessee or Michigan...
The recipient of this scholarship must be a freshman or sophomore...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 The John and Mary Armstrong Scholarship
The John and Mary Armstrong Scholarship is award to a senior or junior from the Memphis/Shelby County area, majoring in an Education degree...
The John and Mary Armstrong Scholarship is award to a senior or junior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$500.00 The Lewis H. and Dorothy P. Jones Endowed Scholarship
The Lewis H. and Dorothy P. Jones Endowed Scholarship is awarded to one full-time student majoring in Education and one full-time student majoring...
The Lewis H. and Dorothy P. Jones Endowed Scholarship is awarded to one...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$500.00 The Richard Lee Henderson and Donella Marie Henderson Coffey Memorial Endowed Scholarship
For students majoring in the STEM fields.
For students majoring in the STEM fields.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
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$18,000.00 The Theo Rodgers Family/Adams Foundation Scholarship
The Theo Rodgers Family/Adams Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a first-year instate student studying mechanical engineering, with financial...
The Theo Rodgers Family/Adams Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $18,000.00
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$2,500.00 Theodore Lewis Sr. Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student with a 2.5 GPA or higher with a financial need.
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended