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Scholarships

Scholarships are gift monies awarded to students based on demonstrated talent in academics, athletics, performing arts, and/or extracurricular activities, as well as such factors as residency, Christian commitment, and financial need. You can obtain scholarships from many sources, including businesses, national organizations, and King University. Scholarships do not need to be repaid. (Additional merit scholarships may be available upon review of your application materials).

 

King University Academic Merit Scholarships

For freshmen, based on a calculation of GPA and Superscore of ACT or SAT, your Annual Academic Scholarship could range from $9,000 to $13,000.  

King University Transfer Student Scholarships

Amount

Criteria

 

$10,000

Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or greater or Phi Theta Kappa Member

 

$9,000

Cumulative GPA of 3.0 - 3.49

 

Award

Amount

Criteria for Consideration/Application

Comments

 

Performing Arts Scholarships

Amounts vary.

An audition is required.

Performing Arts Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

 

Athletic Scholarship

Coach's discretion.

Athletes are required to try out and those who are U.S. citizens must complete the FAFSA.

Athletic Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

 

King University Academic Merit Scholarships

For freshmen, based on a calculation of GPA and Superscore of ACT or SAT, your Annual Academic Scholarship could range from $9,000 to $13,000.  

King University Transfer Student Scholarships

Amount

Criteria

 

$10,000

Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or greater or Phi Theta Kappa Member

 

$9,000

Cumulative GPA of 3.0 - 3.49

 

Award

Amount

Criteria for Consideration/Application

Comments

 

Performing Arts Scholarships

Amounts vary.

An audition is required.

Performing Arts Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

 

Athletic Scholarship

Coach's discretion.

Athletes are required to try out and those who are U.S. citizens must complete the FAFSA.

Athletic Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

 

Award

Amount

Criteria for Consideration/Application

Comments

Performing Arts Scholarships

Amounts vary.

An audition is required.

Performing Arts Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

Athletic Scholarship

Coach's discretion.

Athletes are required to try out and those who are U.S. citizens must complete the FAFSA.

Athletic Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship

Amounts vary. Click here for more information.

Must be resident of TN, submit FAFSA by September 1 for Fall and February 1 for Spring and Summer, have a 21-ACT / 980-SAT (Math and Critical Reading Only). Eligibility requirements are different for home school students. Visit here for more information.

Renewable by maintaining a minimum 2.75 GPA after 24 and 48 attempted hours. At 72 attempted hours, or more, students must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA or if the cumulative GPA is between a 2.75-2.99 and a semester GPA of 3.0.

 

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Scholarship

$1,000 - $3,000

Female students that are residents of AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, and VA. Must demonstrate financial need and Christian commitment.

Scholarship is renewable with satisfactory progress.

 

Honors Scholarships

Amounts vary.

An interview is required.

Scholarship is renewable with satisfactory progress.

 

Bell Scholarship

Up to $2,000.

Students must reside on campus. This is a need based scholarship.

Scholarship is renewable with satisfactory progress.

Award

Amount

Criteria for Consideration/Application

Comments

Performing Arts Scholarships

Amounts vary.

An audition is required.

Performing Arts Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

Athletic Scholarship

Coach's discretion.

Athletes are required to try out and those who are U.S. citizens must complete the FAFSA.

Athletic Scholarship recipients can also receive academic merit and Honors scholarships.

 

Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship

Amounts vary. Click here for more information.

Must be resident of TN, submit FAFSA by September 1 for Fall and February 1 for Spring and Summer, have a 21-ACT / 980-SAT (Math and Critical Reading Only). Eligibility requirements are different for home school students. Visit here for more information.

Renewable by maintaining a minimum 2.75 GPA after 24 and 48 attempted hours. At 72 attempted hours, or more, students must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA or if the cumulative GPA is between a 2.75-2.99 and a semester GPA of 3.0.

 

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Scholarship

$1,000 - $3,000

Female students that are residents of AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, and VA. Must demonstrate financial need and Christian commitment.

Scholarship is renewable with satisfactory progress.

 

Honors Scholarships

Amounts vary.

An interview is required.

Scholarship is renewable with satisfactory progress.

 

Bell Scholarship

Up to $2,000.

Students must reside on campus. This is a need based scholarship.

Scholarship is renewable with satisfactory progress.