If you meet the First Scholars® requirements, then complete the following steps to
Apply to the U of M at http://www.memphis.edu/admissions/apply.htm
Complete your FAFSA by February 1, 2013.
Complete a First Scholars® application by February 1, 2013. (You MUST be admitted to the University before applying to the First Scholars® Program).
You will be asked to take the Student Strengths InventoryTM (SSI), a non-academic
assessment of your potential for success. (Information about accessing the SSI will
be provided after your completed application packet is received and reviewed.)
Scholarship recipients will be selected based on our eligibility criteria and the
results of the SSI assessment. If you’re selected, First Scholars® will work with
you to create, and help you follow, your First Scholars® individualized strategic
plan to maximize your success in college.