Other Aid

What other awards are available?

A brief summary of our other awards is listed below. Contact the Office of Admission for detailed information on any awards for which you think you qualify.

AwardNumber AvailableValue
American Field Service Award


$500/year for AFS participants
HOBY Award5$500/year for HOBY seminar participant
National Merit Award5$500–$2,000/year (need-based)
(Rhodes-sponsored) National Presbyterian Scholarship1$700–$1,400/year (need-based)
Presbyterian PartnershipN/AUp to $2000 matching
ROTC (Air Force)N/A$15,000–full tuition/year with service requirement
ROTC (Army)N/A$20,000/year with service requirement
Yellow Ribbon ProgramUnlimitedUp to $5,000 matching
Youth for Understanding Award5$500/year for YFU participants

Are there other sources for scholarships?

For Tennessee Residents, there are several funds for which you might qualify. The FAFSA is the only application needed for these funds and you can find information about these sources here:

Many corporations, unions, trust funds, religious and fraternal organizations, associations and philanthropists offer financial assistance to qualified applicants. In most cases, you will need to apply directly to that organization to qualify. To identify these sources:

  • Talk to your high school guidance counselor
  • Explore free online scholarship search services such as FastWeb.com
  • Contact the Rhodes Financial Aid Office
  • Look for published financial aid directories at your local public library

ACS Tuition Exchange Program

Rhodes participates in the Associated Colleges of the South Tuition Exchange Program. Learn more about ACS at Rhodes. For more information on the general ACS program, please visit the ACS website.

The Tuition Exchange

Rhodes participates in the Tuition Exchange (TE) program through The Tuition Exchange. Learn more about TE at Rhodes. For more information on the general TE program, please visit the Tuition Exchange website.