As local scholarship information is received in the Counseling Office, it will be advertised on this website.
Click HERE for opportunities that have been received so far.
We are proud to announce we are accepting applications for the Rhonda Holton Memorial Scholarship. Application deadline is March 9, 2018. Please stop by and get a copy of the application in the Guidance Office available as of 1-10-18.
THE RICHARD SIEGEL FOUNDATION
Scholarships shall be granted to high school graduates entering a full-time program of college study within one year from the scholarship application deadline (applications limited to incoming freshmen only). Scholarships are limited to graduates of public high schools in the City of Murfreesboro and Rutherford County, Tennessee, as provided in the Charter of The Richard Siegel Foundation. The scholarships will be available to all individuals regardless of sex, race, religion, or national origin. Some students may be required to appear before the selection committee. The scholarships will be awarded on an equal opportunity basis.
To qualify for scholarship funds, students shall be required to possess the following:
1. At least a 2.8 (on a 4.0 scale) cumulative high school G.P.A., or its equivalent, OR a 20 composite A.C.T. score
2. Need for financial assistance.
If enrolled in a Four-Year Institution, each scholarship recipient shall receive scholarship funds for four years. If enrolled in a Two-Year Community College and recipient of the Tennessee Promise Scholarship (receiving two years of tuition-free community college) your scholarship for tuition and fees will begin at the end of the Tennessee Promise Program and continue for remaining years toward a 4 year degree (not to exceed 3 ½ years). Tennessee Promise recipients can receive scholarship funds for on campus room and board (including meal plan) and/or books and materials that can be charged to student’s account through the university bookstore. All scholarship recipients must maintain the following criteria.
1. Full-time student status, except under extenuating circumstances explained in writing to the Foundation Board of Trustees;
2. Unrestricted academic standing with the university or college with which courses will be taken; and
3. At least a 2.5 cumulative G.P.A.
Each year the JLM awards this scholarship to a high school senior woman who is a resident of Rutherford County, accepted to and attending a four year college/university, and exhibits strong leadership through exemplary volunteerism in her school, church, and/or community. The young woman should be entering college in the fall of 2018 and have a 3.25 or higher grade average. The award of $1,500.00 is granted for one semester and is renewable for an additional seven semesters, or a potential total of $12,000. Renewal of this scholarship will be assessed at the end of each semester between the scholarship recipient and the Scholarship Committee. Maintenance of a 3.25 GPA is necessary to continue with the scholarship. Recipients are required to submit grades at the end of each semester.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS CHECKLIST:
Applicant must be female.
Applicant must reside in Rutherford County.
Applications must be received by April 1, 2017.
Scholarship proceeds will be transmitted directly to the student’s college or university.
Junior League of Murfreesboro members and their immediate families are not eligible.
Seniors click HERE
to apply. Click HERE
to submit Letters of Recommendation.
For more information, visit the Junior League of Murfreesboro website
To learn more about the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
, Inc Enrichment Foundation 2018 Scholarship
and to apply see link on right of this page.
to learn more about THE BOOTSTRAPS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP. Click HERE for the application. All applications must be submitted by March 3rd, 2018. There is a limit of ONE nomination per school.
Please see attachments provided to the right for more info, application and lineage forms for the United Daughters of the Confederacy Chapter 91 of Murfreesboro. Application deadline is Wednesday March 8th, 2018.
Click on the file to the right for more info on the Middle Tennessee Association Of Realtors Scholarship. The scholarship program is for incoming college freshman students attending an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university physically located within the 8 MTAR counties (Bedford, Cannon, Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, Marion, Moore and Rutherford). The application deadline is Friday April 6th, 2017 at 4:30pm.
Click HERE to learn more about the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Scholarship Fund of Rutherford County, Inc. and HERE to apply. The application deadline is March 3rd, 2018.
Click HERE to learn more about the Sheltia S. Murray Scholarship and click HERE for the application. Deadline is April 28, 2018.
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 11th year.
We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
Scholarship Deadline - June 14, 2018.
Full details are available on their site.
Click HERE to learn more about the Jubran M. & Judith Wakim Chemistry Scholarship.
Scholarship applications are due in their office by Feb 15, 2018 by 4:30pm. They can be filled in online and printed or printed and filled in by hand. They can be mailed to the following address:
Department of Chemistry
1301 E. Main Street
P.O. Box 68
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Click HERE to learn more about the Kyle William Kiihnl Memorial Scholarship. Click HERE for full details on the scholarship.( must be postmarked by Feb. 23rd, 2018)
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Deadline - June 19, 2018
Amount of Award - $500.00
The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..
WHAT is the FAFSA and other forms of Financial Aid?
Click HERE for more information on this process.