Attending UTK for Engineering? FREE MONEY!

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February 10, 2014 by pchswildcats

Announcing the John Tummins Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Engineering at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

For Students of Bradley County, Walker Valley, Cleveland or Polk County High Schools

• Applicants must be currently enrolled at or admitted to attend the UTK College of Engineering.
• The student should be from Bradley or Polk County, Tennessee.
• If there is no eligible student from either county, then a student from East Tennessee may be selected.
• Selection will be made by the College of Engineering Scholarship Committee and may be based on either academic achievement or financial need, whichever will assist the college in recruiting a student.

To be eligible for the scholarship, the student is required to apply and be admitted to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville no later than February 1 of their senior year. A needs analysis form (FAF of FFS) is also required. These forms are available from the UT Office of Financial Aid or your high school guidance office.

If you have any questions concerning applying to College of Engineering please contact us:
College of Engineering
Student Affairs Office
101 Perkins Hall
1506 Middle Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-2011
Phone: (865) 974-2454
Fax: (865) 9″14-9879


John Tummins possessed a deep love for family, his fellow man, and learning. His unselfish nature and generous spirit led him to help others throughout his life. Since he was born in Polk County, Tennessee and lived most of his life in Bradley County with a career in highway construction, it is fitting that his legacy includes helping those from these areas study engineering.

Edward Taylor is a graduate of the College of Engineering at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He created the John Tummins Memorial Endowed Scholarship to honor the memory of his friend and colleague, John Tummins.

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