Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Jeff Byrd Memorial Scholarship

Purpose and History

Established to provide scholarship assistance to rising undergraduate junior and seniors pursuing a sports related field of study.

Scholarship Amount

$2,200, one-year award. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Residency Requirement: Resident of Tennessee
  • Education Requirement: Rising undergraduate juniors or seniors
  • Field of Study: Sports related field, including, but not limited to: athletic training, sports management, sports information, coaching, sports science/nutrition, sports journalism, physical therapy IF intending to work with athletes.
  • GPA Minimum: Not Applicable
  • College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time enrollment at an accredited not-for-profit public or private college or university in Tennessee
  • Financial Need: Some financial need preferred
  • Additional Requirement: Participation in athletic activity and community service experience preferred

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