The Mario C. and Grace B. Charles Foundation Scholarship

- sponsored by The Charles Foundation, Inc.


Through the generosity of Mario C. and Grace B. Charles, a scholarship fund was created to award the very best students majoring in Engineering and/or Teacher Education programs.

Recipients for the 2020-2021 academic year are selected from eligible candidates who meet a range of criteria. An eligible candidate must:

  • Be a Full-Time UTC student during the award period (minimum of 12 credit hours each semester).
  • Major in either Engineering or Education. Education majors must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program or graduate students admitted to education programs that include certification.
  • Have a minimum 3.5 GPA and completed at least 30 hours at UTC. 


To be considered for this scholarship, please return your completed Mario C. and Grace B. Charles Foundation scholarship application packet as a Adobe PDF document emailed to All documents should be emailed at the same time.

The Charles Foundation Scholarship Committee will interview all candidates. Interviews will be held via Zoom in mid-late November. Applicants will be contacted with details at a later date.


Application deadline - midnight of Friday, November 6, 2020


For more information on The Charles Foundation, Inc., please visit their web page: