2023|24 Middle Tennessee State University Buchanan (Full-Tuition) Scholarship (US Based)

Scholarship Awarding University:
Middle Tennessee State University

Type of degree:
Bachelor’s

Scholarship Deadline:
Applications for this scholarship will end as follows;
i. First deadline: 1st of November, 2022 (CLOSED)
ii. Second deadline: 1st of December, 2022

Scholarship Summary:
The Buchanan Fellowship, limited to 20 students per year, is awarded through the prestigious MTSU Honors College, and is the highest academic award given to an entering domestic freshman at Middle Tennessee State University. Students must plan to enroll for the first time in the summer or fall semester to be eligible for the Buchanan Fellowship.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
To be eligible for consideration, applicants must;
1. have a high school GPA greater than or equal to 3.5;
2. have a composite ACT greater than or equal to 30 (SAT greater than or equal to 1360).

Value of Scholarship:
Buchanan Fellows receive a host of special benefits including a full tuition waiver (up to 16 hours) guaranteed for four years (excluding summers), special seminars, priority registration, a book allowance, access to additional scholarships for study abroad, and much more.

Scholarship Application Guide:
To compete for a Buchanan Fellowship, an applicant must
i. Apply to MTSU: Apply for undergraduate admission to Middle Tennessee
ii. 
Create Your PipelineMT Account: Once you have applied to MTSU, you will receive your M-number by mail, which you can use to create your PipelineMT account. You will need your PipelineMT User Name and Password to access the Buchanan Application Form.
iii. Start Your Buchanan Application: Complete and return the Buchanan application form to the Honors College by December 1 of the year prior to fall enrollment
iv. Send High School Transcripts: In addition to sending your high school transcripts to the Admissions office, you must send one to the Honors College. 

Choose ONE of these options to submit transcripts to the Honors College: 

a) Preferred Method: Upload them directly into your Buchanan application. Look for the link called “High School Transcript.” 
b) Your high school counselor can upload them to the secure portal.
c) Mail them to the Honors College at: 
    MTSU Honors College
    Buchanan Application Committee, Box 267
    Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Scholarship Website:
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the Middle Tennessee State University Buchanan Scholarship Page.