Institutional scholarships and grants are awarded on an academic year basis. Cumberland University defines an academic year as 32 weeks consisting of a fall and spring semester. Institutional aid is only available during the academic year. Students wishing to enroll in classes during a summer semester should check with the Financial Aid Office to determining eligibility for any federal or state financial aid including student loans.

Endowed Scholarships

Scholarships Awarded on an Annual Basis:

  • Bette Dumas Scholarship
  • Chuck Brockman Memorial Scholarship (Knights of Columbus) -- Click here for Application
  • Custom Packaging Scholarship
  • Dan and Polly Tidwell Memorial Scholarship
  • Episcopal Church of the Epiphany International Student Scholarship -- Click here for Application
  • Francis George Moscardelli Memorial Scholarship
  • Gertrude E. Skelly Charitable Foundation Scholarship