The Department of Kinesiology and Sport has a number of scholarships and awards for students who have demonstrated high levels of academic performance, either as a student in high school or as a Kinesiology and Sport programs major. The scholarships are awarded by faculty review of potential recipients in the late fall/early spring of each academic year. Where indicated, students may be required to submit an application form to be eligible to receive the award. The details of each award are listed below, along with links to the appropriate application forms, if required.
|Scholarship Name||Award Amount||Criteria for receiving award|
|Morris & Margaret Smith Davis Scholarship||Awards a scholarship each academic year to a student in any major. The scholarship may be used for tuition, fees, or books during the student’s junior or senior year. This scholarship is non-renewable. Student must be a sophomore, junior, or transfer student that has a full academic year of coursework left, must have a 2.75 GPA or higher, and must work at least part time.|
|Sport Management Scholarship||Awards a $1,500 scholarship each academic year to provide financial assistance for tuition reimbursement to deserving Sport Management Majors/Minors and Kinesiology Majors with a specialization in Sport Management. Student must be a full-time undergraduate student within USI Sport Management program during the semester in which the scholarship is awarded. Student must be a sophomore, junior, or transfer student that has a full academic year of coursework left, must have a 3.0 GPA or higher, and must be a member of the Sport Management Club.|
|Outstanding Student Award||Awards a certificate annually to one outstanding student from each major. These students are recognized at the Pott College of Science, Engineering, & Education Honors Convocation each spring semester. Candidates for this award are nominated by department faculty|
|Outstanding Student Scholarship||$350||Award given annually to the most outstanding student in any major. Student must not be a graduating senior, and must be enrolled in the upcoming academic year. Candidates are nominated by the Athletics Board.|
|Robert and Jane Davis Brezette Scholarship||Award given annually to one male and one female athlete with a major in the Kinesiology and Sport Department.|