COE Scholarships

Thanks to the generous support of alumni and friends, the College of Education provides over $60,000 in scholarships each year to undergraduate and graduate students from various departments and programs in the College. These scholarships provide critical support for students as they prepare to help others through careers as teachers, counselors, and leaders in education.

Desire to Teach
Alpha Delta Kappa, Alpha Chapter – Mary A. Suggs Memorial Scholarship
• Theodora Jackson Cummings Education Scholarship
• Sara P. Eaton Scholarship
• Education that Works Scholarship
• ICL Department Scholarship
• Israel and Alisa Kamin Memorial Scholarship
• Eunice B. Ordman Scholars Fund
• Elizabeth and Harold Robinson Scholarship
• Ronnie Robinson Education Scholarship
• Turetzky Family Teacher Candidate Scholarship

Early Childhood
• Ernest C. Ball Scholarship
• Ellen Davies-Rodgers Educational Endowment Scholarship
• George W. Etheridge Early Childhood Education Memorial Scholarship
• Raines Family Scholarship

Special Education
• Cox Family Memorial Scholarship
• Kiwanis Club of East Memphis Memorial Scholarship
• The Harold W. Perry Scholarship
• Terry Tankersley Memorial Scholarship

Rehabilitation Counseling
Dr. Bobby G. Greer Graduate Fellowship in Rehabilitation Counseling

Counseling Psychology
• Dr. Burl E. Gilliland Memorial Scholarship

College of Education
• Samuel T. Boswell Leadership Award
• George W. Etheridge Education Alumni Association Scholarship
• George T. and Betty Johnson Graduate Scholarship