General Undergraduate Scholarships

Business Alumni Chapter Scholarship

  • Enrolled in FCBE as a junior or senior or graduate student
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA or above for undergraduates
  • 3.5 cumulative GPA or above for graduate students
  • Demonstrate financial need

Commercial Advisors Partners Finish Line

  • Must be a full time senior student with a declared major in business
  • Full-time student must have exhausted other sources of funding, have financial need, and generally do not qualify for other merit-based funding

Edward I. And Lucile D. Crawford/Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship

  • Declared a major in business
  • Full-time student with a 2.25 GPA.

Ethel Lewis Scholarship

  • Must be a full time junior or senior student with a declared major in business
  • Must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or greater
  • Must be a resident of Shelby County.
  • Preference given to students who demonstrate financial need.

Ernest W. Pegram Business Scholarship

  • Must be a full time student with a declared major in business
  • Maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Sophomore or higher classification
  • Preference given to prior year's recipients who met criteria.

FCBE Alumni Chapter Undergraduate Scholarship Fund

  • Must be enrolled in the College of Business as a junior, senior, or graduate students
  • Shall have a minimum GPA of 3.00 if an undergraduate student, or 3.50 if a graduate student
  • Shall have demonstrated financial need

Fogelman College of Business & Economics High Ability Students Scholarship

  • Freshman enrollees must have a minimum ACT score of 27; sophomore, juniors or seniors must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.3
  • Shall be enrolled or in the process of being enrolled as a major in the College of Business
  • Shall maintain a 3.3 minimum GPA each semester as condition of eligibility for future scholarship awards
  • The recipient must catty a full-time schedule of a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester
  • Financial need may, but does not have to be consideration in reviewing candidates
  • All of above criteria must be met to be eligible for this scholarship

Fogelman Finish Line Scholarship

  • Must be a full time senior student with a declared major in business
  • Full-time student must have exhausted other sources of funding, have financial need, and generally do not qualify for other merit-based funding

Goldsmith's-Macy's Internship Scholarship

  • Declared full time sophomore or junior business major
  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher
  • Must demonstrate strong leadership skills, as demonstrated through work or school experience
  • Must have retail experience and evidence a strong interest in pursuing Retailing as a career
  • Student shall serve as a summer intern at one of the Memphis locations of Goldsmith's-Macy.
  • Recipient may receive this award only one year

Herman Bensdorf II Memorial Scholarship

  • Junior with a declared major in business
  • Must be a graduate of a high school in Shelby County and a current resident of Shelby County.

James E. Harwood Endowed Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a full time student with a declared major in business
  • Junior or senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Must demonstrate a financial need
  • Junior recipient can receive the scholarship in their senior year if all requirements have been met.

Kevin D. Kimery Finish Line Scholarship

  • Must be a full time senior student with a declared major in business
  • Full-time student must have exhausted other sources of funding, have financial need, and generally do not qualify for other merit-based funding

Kramer Endowment Fund Scholarship

  • Must be a full time student with a declared major in business
  • U.S. citizen
  • Tennessee resident
  • Must be of "non-traditional age" (age 26 by August 1st)
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Demonstrates college potential and 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher
  • May receive this award for a maximum of four years.

Laurie and John Tucker Scholarship

  • Must be a full time student with a declared major in business
  • Must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Preference will be given to a student with financial need as determined after the review of the student completed FAFSA  (Free Application For Federal Student Aid) form. form
  • Preference will be given to a student from the greater Memphis region

The Legacy Scholarship in Honor of Dr. Willard Sparks

  • Entering freshman enrolled at UofM and pursuing a degree in either technology, agribusiness, or general business
  • A minimum of a 23 on the ACT
  • must live in the Mid-South region and be proven leaders in their community
  • must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must participate in 15 hours of community service each semester
  • A student may receive this scholarship for four years if criteria are met

Larry D. Cox Scholarship

  • Must be a undergraduate student majoring in Business
  • Underrepresented student with permanent residence in Shelby County, TN
  • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and ACT score of 24 and enrolled in 12 credit hours
  • Graduate of a Shelby County, TN public high school
  • Demonstrate financial need as determined after review of the student's completed FAFSA  (Free Application For Federal Student Aid) form.

Morgan Morton Family Scholarship

  • Current resident of the Town of Collierville, TN and is a graduate of one of its public high schools
  • Has attained a 3.0 or higher high school GPA
  • Has demonstrated interest in Business and is a full time declared business major
  • Has demonstrated leadership in his or her high school or is eligible for participation in the University of Memphis Emerging Leaders Programs
  • Preference to student who demonstrates financial need.

Papasan Family Endowed Scholarship

  • Declared undergraduate or graduate business major
  • Shall demonstrate a financial need as well as outstanding academic promise
  • Freshman must have scored a 25 or higher on the ACT and upper class and graduate students shall have maintained a 3.0 GPA
  • Preference will be given to a student whose parent, guardian, or grandparent is, or has been, an employee of Memphis Light Gas and Water.

Roy W. & Sue T. Black Scholarship

  • African-American or Hispanic students majoring in business
  • Must be a graduate of a high school in Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Lauderdale or McNairy county
  • Preference will be given to freshman and Hardeman County High School graduate
  • Must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher
  • If all requirements are met recipient may retain this award until the undergraduate degree is obtained or for a maximum of 5 consecutive years, whichever comes first.

Shelby Group International Endowed Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a full time student with a declared major in business
  • Must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Preference given to students who demonstrate financial need as well as employees or children of employees of Shelby Group/ Shelby Specialty, or MCR Safety, and/ or prior year's recipients who met criteria.

Thomas R. Price/Regions Bank Memorial Scholarship

  • Full-time junior or senior majoring in business
  • Must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher
  • Preference is given to Regions Bank employees or Regions Bank employees' dependants
  • Preference can be given to candidates who demonstrate financial need.

Verna T. Sharpes Scholarship

  • Must be a full time female student
  • Declared major in business
  • Must demonstrate a financial need