There are countless scholarship opportunities. The first and best place to go for scholarship opportunities at Austin Peay is the university's Office of Financial Aid. Below are scholarship links students at APSU students have found helpful:
APSU Nontraditional Student Scholarships
Austin Peay has several scholarships specifically for students who are Nontraditional. See here to review those scholarships. Contact the Office of Financial Aid for any questions about university scholarships or financial aid opportunities.
Tennessee Hope Scholarship for Nontraditional Students
For students 25 or older who have not been enrolled for at least two (2) years after last attending any postsecondary institution and is now enrolled. For more eligibility requirements head here.
The Association for Non-Traditional Students in Higher Education
ANTSHE seeks to promote involvement and opportunity for students who are nontraditional. Click this link and find scholarship opportunities on the left hand side.
American Legion Auxiliary Nontraditional Scholarship
Any student who is part of the Legion Family is eligible for this scholarship. Head here to see deadlines and amounts.
Betty Barrick Non-Traditional Scholarship (Agriculture/Natural Resources)
The Betty Barrick Non-Traditional Scholarship is for college students who are at least 25 years old. Those applying for the scholarship will need to be qualified young men and women that are interested in agriculture and natural resources fields. Head here for more information.
Emerge Scholarships, Inc.
Emerge mission is to support women whose education has been interrupted. Emerge Scholarships, Inc. has 70 different scholarships that make annual awards of $2,000 to $5,000. Apply on the Emerge Scholarships, Inc. website.
Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund
The Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship is for low-income women over the age of 35. Check eligibility and apply here.
Walmart Associate Scholarship
These scholarships are for Walmart associates and their Dependents. The Walmart Foundation offers scholarship programs that benefit qualified Walmart associates and their high school senior dependents. Apply at this link.
Did you know nontraditional includes students who are Veterans? The Military Student Center has an ongoing list of helpful scholarships for those who are military or have military affiliation. Click this link to see these opportunities.
APSU Transfer Student Scholarships
The university has several scholarships specifically for our transfer student population. Click this link to see what transfer scholarships Austin Peay offers.
Tau Sigma Scholarship
Each year Tau Sigma awards $100,000 of scholarships to members. You must be a current member to apply to this scholarship.