John D. Ray Memorial Scholarship
Ballard-Wallace Endowed Scholarship
DESCRIPTION: Each scholarship provides an annual stipend of $2,000 (renewable for one additional
academic year) to an outstanding full-time undergraduate student with a declared major
in Mechanical Engineering.
DEADLINE: Applications should be submitted to the Mechanical Engineering Administrative Office
and are due no later than Friday of the first week of April. Decisions will be made
no later than Friday the third week of April.
ELIGIBILITY: Eligible applicants must be:
- Full-time students with a declared major in Mechanical Engineering.
- Students who will have successfully completed at least 6 hours of Mechanical Engineering
courses with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher in these 6 hours
- Students must currently be enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours of mechanical engineering
- Students who currently are not already receiving a scholarship from the University, Engineering College, or Department
of Mechanical Engineering.
CRITERIA FOR AWARDING SCHOLARSHIPS: Recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated academic excellence, leadership
potential, and exceptional promise of being successful in mechanical engineering.
RENEWAL: To continue receiving the scholarship for the second academic year, students must
continue to be enrolled full-time with in a minimum of 6 hours of mechanical engineering
courses and maintain an overall GPA of 3.0.
HOW TO APPLY: Applications can be downloaded here or contact the Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Coordinator
For more information regarding this scholarship please contact Dr. J Marchetta
For more information on other University scholarships and aid programs go to www.enrollment.memphis.edu/financialaid/