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Rhodes College National Merit Scholarship

The Rhodes College National Merit Scholarship is a Scholarship sponsored by Rhodes College.

Award Information:

Amount of Scholarship: Minimum: $500, Maximum: $2000
Application Deadline: 15-Jan
Requirements: Applicant must be a National Merit Finalist who has designated Rhodes Coll his or her first choice with National Merit Scholarship Corp. and has received no other National Merit awards. Financial need is considered in determination of award amounts.
Eligibility: College freshman

Sponsorship provided by:

Rhodes College
2000 North Parkway
Memphis, TN 38112
Email Address:
Phone Number: 901 843 3700
Fax Number: 901 843 3631

You can find out more by contacting:

David J. Wottle
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid

Email Address:

One may find it helpful to thoroughly research available information on the scholarship. Your best chance of obtaining money will follow from initially researching the prerequisites and knowing if you fulfill them. Prior to starting, figure out the particular aims of the Rhodes College and what they hope to achieve with the National Merit Scholarship. If you are qualified, verify that there is the possibility of actually getting the scholarship. Upon determining that you have the possibility of going on to be awarded the National Merit Scholarship, then it is useful to put forth the effort to apply.

A vital aspect in the process of trying for the scholarship is properly completing the forms. Applications can sometimes be time consuming and laborious, but take the time to make sure that you fill out the application accurately and in its entirety. Avoid mistakes that might make you miss out on a technicality.

After the required forms have been mailed, figure out the timeframe regarding when the National Merit Scholarship chooses a winner and distributes the resources in order to know whether or not you will be able to count on the scholarship to help meet any bills associated with your education and how it will assist with your future, as there may be restrictions on what bills you can pay with the National Merit Scholarship. It can be difficult to be able to take care of all of your financial needs, and having the additional resources of the National Merit Scholarship to assist with your expenses can be a huge help. If you are not fortunate to receive the National Merit Scholarship, don't give up, you can find different scholarships and you may find success elsewhere.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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