Parent and Family Association Scholarships

The Middle Tennessee State University Parent and Family Association was created to provide opportunities for parent and family members to become involved in their student's education and to promote student success.  The Parent and Family Association created scholarships to support the educational endeavors of students attending MTSU.  These scholarships are awarded for the fall semester only.

The 2021 Parent and Family Association Scholarship Applications have closed. Applicants will receive an email indicating whether or not they received the scholarship they applied for soon.

New Student Book Scholarships

In order to be considered for one of the returning student scholarships, your application must be received by Monday, August 2, 2021 by 4:00pm CST.

Application Criteria

  • Parent or family member must have a currently active membership with the Association.
  • Student must be a first time MTSU student for the Fall 2021 semester.
  • Student must be a full-time MTSU student for the Fall 2021 semester.
  • Student must agree to use the book scholarship for the purchase of books and related materials required for course work.
  • Student understands that submission of this application constitutes permission to use student’s name, photograph, and answers to the following questions for promotional/informational purposes for the Parent and Family Association.

Returning Student Scholarships

In order to be considered for one of the returning student scholarships, your application must be received by Monday, August 2, 2021 by 4:00pm CST.

Application Criteria

Interested students must meet the following criteria to apply:

  • Applicant must be a full-time MTSU student for the Fall 2021 semester.
  • Applicant’s parent or family member must be a member of the association at the time of application and award.
  • Applicant must turn in requested number of copies of the completed application.
  • Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Applicant must be in good academic and disciplinary standing with the university.
  • Applicant understands that submission of this application constitutes permission to use student’s name, photograph, and answers to the application questions for promotional/informational purposes for the Parent and Family Association.

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Contact Information

Ashley Smith
615.898.2454