General Scholarships   


 Criteria for general scholarships vary, and may include, but is not limited to

  • financial need
  • academic achievement
  • city
  • county
  • state of residence
  • or high school attended

Eligible students are normally considered for all general scholarships assuming they meet the criteria. Unless otherwise noted, recipients for general scholarships are selected by a scholarship committee selected to administer general scholarships.

Incoming FreshmanAccepted for admission and a minimum 3.0 high school GPA
Priority consideration given to incoming freshman who meet the criteria and have an unpaid balance due on their fees.  Students will not be entitled to a refund if Tuskegee University funds are a part of the refund.

Current StudentsMinimum 3.0 cumulative, unadjusted GPA
Priority given to current students who have attained a minimum 3.5 cumulative, unadjusted Tuskegee University GPA at the conclusion of fall semester and demonstrate financial need. Students must also have an unpaid balance due on their fees and not entitled to a refund which would include Tuskegee University funds. 

Requirements for need-based Scholarships  


To receive consideration for need-based scholarships, students should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA),  available on-line beginning January 1st.

Students must have an unmet need based upon the EFC contained in their FAFSA.  Minimum cumulative GPA is 2.50 based upon a 4.0 system.

Additional forms needed to apply for this award are as follows:

  • TU data form (Please find this form on the Financial Aid webpage