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General Howard F. Butler Scholarship

Deadline: April 1


  • Class: Any
  • GPA: any
  • Major: Any
  • Location: Any
  • Additional Requirements:

The recipient shall be a full-time Cumberland University student who has displayed strong leadership qualities, a yearning for knowledge, and awareness in the area of academic study he/she has chosen to pursue. The scholarship was established in 1990 by the friends of the late General Butler, a 1934 graduate of the Cumberland University School of Law. Serving more than twenty years in the United States Air Force and the Tennessee National Guard, General Butler was also a practicing attorney in Nashville, Tennessee, and a Life Trustee of Cumberland University until his death in 1992.