Gary W. Rollins College of Business General Scholarships

How to Apply

The application for departmental scholarships is a fillable PDF. Click on the scholarship application and open the file using Adobe Acrobat. Complete the scholarship application and save it to your computer.  Please email the form (and any essays, documentation or other materials required) as one PDF to Sarah-Wetherill@utc.edu 

The scholarships below are open to all eligible UTC Business majors.

 

Applications are closed for 2020.

 

Gary W. Rollins Scholarship

Open to all UTC business majors who are sophomores, juniors or seniors. When applying, please attach two letters of recommendation to your application.

$1,000 Award

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a business major
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester

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Dean’s Advisory Board Scholarship

$2,500 Award

Open to all UTC business majors who are juniors or seniors.

Students are selected to the Gary W. Rollins College of Business Advisory Scholars Program who have demonstrated strong academic skills and service to the community and university. Open to rising juniors and seniors.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled in minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Preference is given to students who have earned, or will earn, a portion of their educational costs
  • Preference is given to students who have been, and will continue to be, active contributors to civic causes in the community
  • Preference is given to students who have participated in extracurricular programs and activities such as student clubs and organizations, sports and music
  • The majority of student’s coursework must have been at UTC, and the cumulative GPA must be at least 3.0

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Elliott Davis Scholarship in Business

Open to all UTC business majors who are sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate students.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the Gary W. Rollins College of Business.
  • Applicants should exhibit strong civic contributions while maintaining a strong
    academic record, with a minimum 3.0 (out of 4) GPA.
  • Applicants must hold current status in good standing.
  • Financial need may be considered.

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The General Fund Scholarship

Open to all UTC business majors who are freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors. If you are an incoming freshman, you may submit an unofficial high school transcript in place of a MyMocsDegree.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

 

If you wish to be considered for The General Fund Scholarship and/or the Marvin L. Anthony Scholarship, please submit only one application. 

 

Marvin L. Anthony Scholarship

Open to all UTC business majors who are freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors. If you are an incoming freshman, you may submit an unofficial high school transcript in place of a MyMocsDegree.

This award is available to Business Majors on the basis of good character, need for financial assistance, and academic record.

  • Enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

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Joyce Ireland Cook Scholarship

Open to all UTC business majors who are sophomores, juniors or seniors.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • A female student pursuing an undergraduate business degree
  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Preference given to students who are working part-time
  • Preference given to students who demonstrate active membership of at least one university-sponsored organization

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Greg A. Vital Scholarship in Business

Open to all UTC business majors who are juniors or seniors.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester
  • Have a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA.

Preference will be given to students from the following TN counties: Hamilton, Bradley, McMinn, and Meigs.

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C. Gibbs & Linda W. Smith Scholarship Fund

Open to all UTC business majors who are freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors. If you are an incoming freshman, you may submit an unofficial high school transcript in place of a MyMocsDegree.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in business.
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. If incoming freshman, ACT score must be 23 or higher. 
  • Preference given to students from Nashville, TN.

If no qualified recipients meet the above criteria, the preference shall be given to any student within the state of TN.

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Miriam Ash Brown Memorial Scholarship

Open to all UTC business majors who are juniors.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • A Junior transferring from Cleveland State Community College who has already received the Miriam Brown Scholarship. 
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

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Joe & Rachael Decosimo Scholarship

Open to all UTC business majors who are freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors. If you are an incoming freshman, you may submit an unofficial high school transcript in place of a MyMocsDegree.

$1,000 Award

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Exhibit strong civic contributions while maintaining a strong academic record.
  • Have a minimum 3.25 GPA or an ACT score of 20 or above.
  • Must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the Gary W. Rollins College of Business.
  • Preference may be given to those who demonstrate financial need.

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