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Scholarships at TU

Scholarships available through Thomas University are listed below. Applications can be completed from October 1 through March 1 each year for the upcoming academic year.

Please note, only students who have been admitted to TU and have an active TU HawkLink account are able to access and submit applications.

How to apply

  • Login your HawkLink.
  • Click “My Financial Aid.”
  • Click “Apply for TU Scholarships.”

Students that are awarded a scholarship will be contacted via their student email address once the scholarship committee has reviewed applications.

Common documents needed for the application:

  • Scholarships application form
  • Essay
  • Letters of recommendation

In addition to programs listed in the table below, there are a significant number of scholarships available through other organizations. Students should explore possibilities of scholarship funding from community service clubs and organizations, employers, organizations specific to the major you are planning to study, etc.

For additional information on possible scholarships, we suggest you start with the Federal Student Aid website.

There are also many excellent websites available with information on additional scholarship opportunities and tips for submitting successful scholarship applications. Be creative!

The table below can be sorted by type of scholarship and also by requirements. You may use the search box to look for key words and phrases.

ScholarshipCategoryAnnual AmountRequirements
WhitehurstActivity$1,300 In the event that the History Club at Thomas University no longer exists, a scholarship can be given to a student recommended by the Humanities Division. Must complete FAFSA.
CheerActivity$3,000 per yearNew students only. Must be recommended by the Cheer selection committee. Must complete FAFSA. Must enroll full-time.
Ministry Group LeaderActivity$3,000 per yearNew online students only. Must be recommended by Online Ministry selection committee. Must complete FAFSA. Must enroll full-time.
Pep BandActivity$3,000 per yearNew students only. Must be recommended by Band selection committee. Must complete FAFSA. Must enroll full-time.
Magnolia AlumniActivity$3,000 New students only. Must be referred by member of the Magnolia High School Alumni Association. Must complete FAFSA. Must enroll full-time.
Dance TeamActivity$3,000 New students only. Must be recommended by Dance selection committee. Must complete FAFSA. Must enroll full-time.
BryanAthletes$1,225 Must be a baseball player. Must complete FAFSA.
Williams AthleticAthletes$1,750 Student-athletes. Must complete FAFSA.
T. RumbleBusiness$1,200 Business major. Must complete FAFSA.
FirmanEducation$1,300 Education major. Must complete FAFSA.
FrenchEducation$1,000 Education major. Must be a junior or senior at TU. 3.5 GPA or higher. Resident of Thomas, Mitchell, Leon or Madison County. Must complete FAFSA.
GoizuetaEducation$4,000 Hispanic or Latino/a heritage. Preference given to Education majors. Must complete FAFSA.
HancockEducation$1,500 Scholarship for teacher education. No honor code violations. Must complete FAFSA.
Nelda Toothman - Teacher WithinEducationVariesEducation major with preference given to non-traditional students enrolled in Elementary Education.
Cecil C McDonaldEducationVariesNatural born US citizen
Resident of Grady County
Financial Need
Good moral conduct and citizenship
Participation in extra curricular activities
Involvement in community
10-1 F ScholarsGeneral$1,940 Be involved in Goal Line Ministries prior academic year. Christian faith, sophomore-senior. No honor code violations. Maintain a 2.5 GPA. Provide statement explaining why you should be selected (250 words minimum). Recommended by the Director of Goal Line Ministries. Must complete FAFSA.
Academic-High SchoolGeneral$2,500 - $4,500 depending on GPAMust have a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 or greater. Must enroll full-time. Must complete FAFSA. Open to current year high school seniors only. Must have composite ACT of 20 or composite SAT of 1040
Academic-TransferGeneral$2,500 - $4,500 depending on GPAMust have earned an Associate Degree, Complete FAFSA and enroll full-time
AlumniGeneral$2,000 TU alumni enrolled in a graduate program at TU. Must complete FAFSA.
BarwickGeneral$1,000 Live within a five-mile radius of Barwick. Must work at least part-time. Provide statement explaining why you should be selected (250 words minimum). Contact information for three references (no relatives). Must complete FAFSA.
BonvillianGeneral$700Preference given to students who have demonstrated or been recommended as having strength of character and/or academic acumen. Must complete FAFSA.
ChapmanGeneral$1,700 Preference given to Primitive Baptist Church members. Must complete FAFSA.
DeanGeneral$4,000 Must have completed at least 60 credit hours toward a bachelor's degree with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Must maintain a 3.25 GPA. Must complete FAFSA.
F. W. WilsonGeneral$2,400 Must be in good standing with the university. Must complete FAFSA.
Gould/WallerGeneral$2,000 Full-time student. Must complete FAFSA.
Grady CountyGeneral$2,600 No Honor Code violations. Grady County resident. 2.0 GPA. Make contact with sponsor at least once per year. Must complete FAFSA.
LegacyGeneral$2,000 Be accepted or currently enrolled at Thomas University. Have at least one parent who received a degree from TU. Must complete FAFSA.
MeigsGeneral$1,100 Must be in good standing with the university. Must complete FAFSA.
WilliamsGeneral$1,300 Must be in good standing with the university. Must complete FAFSA.
ZambranoGeneral$2,450 Must be in good standing with the university. Must complete FAFSA.
Sam Haskell ScholarshipGeneralVariesSam Haskell founded this annual scholarship with the understanding that many students do not have the financial means to further their education. Sam Haskell is an Emmy nominated producer and founder of Magnolia Hill Productions. He was formerly Worldwide Head of Television at the William Morris Agency and is a graduate of the University of Mississippi. Sam has been a lifelong patron for higher education and has helped many young people achieve their academic and professional goals. Apply at
HOPE ScholarshipGeorgia ResidentsvariesGraduates of a Georgia high school attending a Georgia post-secondary institution.
BalfourMedical majors$1,500 Enrolled in a medical program. Must complete FAFSA.
Madis SpireMedical majors$1,200 Enrolled in Nursing, Medical Laboratory Science or another science major. Must enroll in at least 9 hours per semester and maintain a 2.5 GPA. No honor code violations. Must complete FAFSA.
Georgia HERO ScholarshipMilitary and dependentsVariesMember of GA National Guard or GA resident in Reserves who served in a combat zone.
DaughertyNursing$1,000 Submit a brief essay describing career goals and evidence of compassion, sensitivity and commitment to the ideals of the Nursing profession. Have at least a 2.5 GPA. Demonstrate financial need (calculated as unmet need minus financial aid and employer reimbursement). Enroll in at least 9 hours. Must be enrolled in BSN or MSN program. No honor code violations. Must complete FAFSA.
McKenzie BassNursing$3,300 Enrolled in RN-BSN Program. Must complete FAFSA.
Lettie PateNursing$4,500 Must be a Christian female who has been accepted to the RN-BSN or MSN program. Must have financial need. Must be a resident of Alabama, Florida or Georgia. Must complete FAFSA.
Wilson ScienceScience$1,650 Science major. Must complete FAFSA.
ChastainSocial Work$1,000 Social Work Major. Enrolled full-time; rising junior or senior at TU. Must complete FAFSA.
Military Family ConnectVeteran and dependentsup to $3,000 New students only. Child or grandchild of a veteran. Must compete FAFSA. Must enroll full-time.

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