Tippah County

Allie Conner Gaddis Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one-semester $300 scholarship awarded to a Ripley High School graduate.  The recipient is selected on the basis of character, leadership, and academic achievement.   (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Alumni Association Scholarship (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
A one semester $250.00 scholarship awarded to one student from the following counties: Alcorn, Prentiss, Tippah, Tishomingo, Union and Lee. The recipient must be a high school senior entering Northeast Mississippi Community College in the fall semester as an entering freshman. Awards are based on academic achievement, leadership ability, outstanding character, personal qualities, and financial need.  Priority is given to students who may not be able to meet federal guidelines for other financial aid programs, but have documented financial needs.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)  If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

Baptist Memorial Hospital Endowed Scholarship (General Application Only)
A semester scholarship awarded to a student enrolled in the Registered Nursing Program. The student must be from one of the five county areas.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Baptist Memorial Hospital Volunteer Scholarship (Applications are secured through the Booneville hospital.) Scholarship is awarded based on academic achievement and financial need. (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Billy Q. Morgan Honorary Scholarship (General Application Only)
A two-semester scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in the Diesel Mechanics program.  Award is based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Bobby & Barbara Martin Family Scholarship (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
The Bobby & Barbara Martin Family Scholarship for Tippah County will be awarded for two semesters.   The following are the criteria conditions for the scholarship:
1. Tippah County High School graduate (does not have to be a current graduating senior)
2. Prefer a  student who has been actively involved in community leadership activities.
3. Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA to continue receiving scholarship
4. Student must complete the Bobby & Barbara Martin Family Scholarship application and submit a 100 words or less essay which outlines educational history, goals for the future, justification of need for the scholarship, and community leadership activities.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation) If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

Bric Turner Memorial Scholarship (General Application & Essay Required)  Family and friends of Bric Turner have established a scholarship to Northeast Mississippi Community College in his memory.  A $500 scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who graduates from an accredited high school within the five counties that the College serves.  The recipient will be selected by a scholarship committee, operating under the guidelines of the NEMCC Development Foundation.  In order to be considered as a candidate for the Bric Turner Memorial Scholarship, a student must

  • attend NEMCC for the first semester following graduation from high school or currently attending NEMCC,
  • major in a healthcare profession (special consideration will be given to any candidate who exhibits dedication to oncology research and treatment),
  • complete the General Scholarship Application, and
  • submit an original 500-1000 word essay on “Why I have Chosen To Pursue a Healthcare Profession.”
  • Email application packet to Tiffany Johnson at tsjohnson@nemcc.edu 

 

B.T. & Ida Knight Moore Scholarship (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
This scholarship, which will be split over two semesters, will be awarded to an incoming freshman beginning in the fall semester. The following conditions are subject to this scholarship; must maintain a 2.50 GPA, must be a resident of the surrounding five county area that Northeast serves, and is also based on academic achievement and financial need.  Applicants must have applied and been accepted for admission to Northeast Mississippi Community College before submitting a scholarship application.  An additional application must be submitted and can be acquired through the Foundation Office.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation) If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

Cecelia Tollison Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only) 
A one-semester scholarship is awarded to a student based on academic achievement and financial need.   (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

DeWayne Crenshaw Memorial Scholarship (SEPARATE APPLICATION REQUIRED)
The DeWayne Crenshaw Memorial Scholarship for Tippah County will be awarded for two semesters.  The following are the criteria conditions for the scholarship:   Current Tippah County residentEnrolling in the NEMCC (EMT) Emergency Medical Technician courseStudent must maintain a clean criminal recordStudent must complete the DeWayne Crenshaw Memorial Scholarship application (please click on link to obtain application), and Student must submit a 200 words or more essay outlining your life goals. 

Dodridge-Ajax Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one-semester tuition scholarship is awarded annually based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Emma McDonald Street Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one-semester scholarship awarded to students who are interested in majoring in mathematics or a related field. Award is based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Fairey Eaton Miller Scholarship (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
Tuition scholarships to Tippah County residence.  Students applying for this scholarship must have applied for admissions at the time of application for the scholarship fund. Award is based on academic achievement and financial need. (An additional application must be submitted and can be acquired through the Foundation Office.) (Administered by the NE Development Foundation) If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

F.L. “Spud” Rowel Endowed Scholarship (General Application Only)
One semester scholarship awarded to a Faulkner High School graduate. (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Heartland Siding Scholarship (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
This scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman that has applied and been accepted for admission to Northeast Mississippi Community College.  The scholarship may be applied to tuition first, if applicable, and then to books, lodging, and other related expenses.  The recipient is selected on the basis of (1) relation to a Heartland Siding employee, (2) area of residence, (3) high school GPA, and (4) essay submission on “Please tell about your Most Rewarding Experience”.  Students with prior full paid assistance will not be eligible. (Administered by the NE Development Foundation) If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

Jack and Faye Rolison Endowed Scholarship (General Application Only)
A scholarship is awarded in the Fall semester to a Ripley High School Senior, if not eligible, a graduation senior from Tippah County.  Award is based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Jack Gandy Memorial Scholarship Fund (General Application Only)
A Fall one-semester scholarship will be awarded to a resident of the five county area Northeast serves based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

James L. Putnam Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
A two-semester scholarship is awarded annually to a student majoring in computer science. Students applying for this scholarship must have applied for admissions at the time of application for the scholarship fund.  Students receiving this scholarship must maintain a 3.0 GPA or above,  Award is based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Janet Kutrip Memorial Endowment (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
Two-semester scholarships that that will be awarded in the Fall. Must be enrolled as a 2nd year ADN Student or a NEMCC LPN graduate who has been exempted by challenge the first year of the ADN curriculum. Student must currently have and maintain a 3.0 GPA. Student must submit an essay which outlines educational history, goals for the future, and justification of need for the scholarship.  Student must complete the “Janet Kutrip Memorial Scholarship” application form.  Student must show a prompt and consistent class attendance.  Scholarship is awarded in concurrent semesters only. Scholarship is also based on academic achievement and financial need. (An additional application must be submitted and can be acquired through the Foundation Office.) (Administered by the NE Development Foundation) If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

Juanita W. Hill Endowed Scholarship (General Application Only)
This is a two semester scholarship awarded to a Tippah County student.  The scholarship is based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation

Kappa Kappa Iota Gamma Chapter Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
Scholarship awarded to a student majoring in Education and maintaining a 2.5 GPA.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Kathy Carter Memorial Scholarship Endowment (General Application Only)
This is a one semester scholarhip awarded to a Tippah or Benton County student. First consideration will be given to students majoring in Journalism. (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Mary Ruth Knight (Freeze) Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one-semester scholarship awarded to a student who is a descendent of Mary Ruth Knight (Freeze). Must also be a 2nd-year Student of Northeast Mississippi College.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Michael Epting Scholarship Fund (General Application & ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIRED)
This scholarship will be awarded in the Fall semester in the amount of $1,050.  The student will receive $525 for the Fall semester and $525 for the Spring semester.  The following conditions are subject to this scholarship:  (1) must maintain 2.75 GPA, (2) must be a resident of the five county area, (3) must be enrolled in the Automotive or Diesel Mechanics programs, and (4) scholarship is also based on academic achievement and financial need. (An additional application must be submitted and can be acquired through the Foundation Office.) (Administered by the NE Development Foundation) If you qualify,  please click for an additional application either on a PDF or a Word Document.

Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church Scholarship (General Application Only)
This scholarship is in memory of Dwayne Heath and Terry Ray Robertson and is a one-semester scholarship awarded to a Falkner High School graduate.  Award is based on financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Nedra Nabors Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
Scholarship is awarded to graduates of:  first option Ripley High School, second option a South Tippah High School, or third option Tippah County High School who is majoring in Elementary Education.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

NEMCC Maintenance Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one-semester scholarship is divided each Fall semester between the children and grandchildren of NEMCC Maintenance personnel.  Students applying for this scholarship must have applied for admissions at the time of application for the scholarship fund.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

North MS Educational Consortium Scholarship Fund (General Application Only)
A one-semester scholarship awarded to a Freshman or Sophomore student with an education major. Must be a full-time student and maintain a 2.5 GPA. Award amount depends on allocation received from NMEC each year)  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Oscar L. Shannon Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
Scholarship is awarded to a Tippah County student majoring in Business or Secretarial Science (example: Business Technology Majors). (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Ralph A. Johnson Memorial Scholarship (General Application Only)
Scholarship is awarded to a student athlete maintaining a 2.0 GPA with financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Robert B. Hill Endowed Scholarship (General Application Only)
This is a two semester scholarship awarded to a Tippah County student.  The scholarship is based on academic achievement and financial need.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

The Peoples Bank of Ripley Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one semester scholarship awarded to a student who resides in the banking area of The Peoples Bank of Ripley. Award is based first on financial need then on academic achievement.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

The Peoples Bank Charities of Ripley Scholarship (General Application Only)
A one semester scholarship awarded to a student who resides in the Tippah or Benton County, preference will be given to those in Tippah.  Award is based first on financial need then on academic achievement.  (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Scholarship (A application must be submitted and can be acquired through the Human Resources Department at ThyssenKrupp.)
A one-semester $700 scholarship awarded to a dependent of a ThyssenKrupp Elevator employee.  The recipient must also have maintained a GPA of at least 2.5 (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

Truitt Stockton Scholarship (General Application Only) 
A two-semester scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in the Construction Engineering program or a related vocational-technical program. Award is based on academic achievement and financial need.   (Administered by the NE Development Foundation)

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