Financial Aid Programs
Lee University’s Financial Aid Office is committed to providing the resources needed to finance their educational goals. Below is a list of the major financial assistance programs available to students while attending Lee University.
Grants and Scholarships
There are various named scholarships available at Lee University. The type of funding you receive is determined by a variety of factors that may include your financial aid eligibility, income level, student status, and/or grade point average.
Our Academic Scholarships have changed. See the below links for information and details about these merit awards for the 2020-2021 academic year.
- Asian Pacific Scholarship
- Endowment Scholarships
- Family Tuition Discount
- Hicks Scholars Program
- Leadership Scholarship Program
- Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship Program
- Music Scholarships
- Natural Sciences and Mathematics Scholarship
- Poiema Ministry Scholarship
- State Alumni Chapter Scholarship
- Tennessee Scholar Program
- Theatre Talent Scholarship
- Winters Emergency Loan Program
Other Financial Assistance Programs
- Federal Pell Grant
- Iraq & Afghanistan Service Grant
- Federal SEOG
- Federal Work-Study
- Federal Teach Grant
- Federal Perkins Loan
- Federal Direct Stafford Loan
- Federal Direct PLUS Loan
- Veteran Educational Benefits
Scholarship Experts: They are one of the best, most comprehensive free online scholarship searches available to students, parents, and educators.
Adventures In Education: Students can conduct a keyword search of a database containing 10,000 scholarships.
eCampus Tours: The eCampus Tours search uses a database of more than 10,000 scholarship programs that distribute awards worth more than $36 million.
CollegeBoard Scholarship Search: The College Board’s free scholarship search utilizes a database of more than 2,300 sources of college funding totaling almost $3 billion in scholarships and aid
Scholarships.com: This database offers more than 2.7 million college scholarships and grants totaling more than $19 billion.
Good Call: This source boasts to be "the world's leading site for scholarships and financial aid," offering more than 250,000 scholarships totaling $40 billion.
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search: This database, offered by SallieMae, contains over 5 million scholarships worth up to $24 billion.
Scholarship America: Scholarship America supports students by breaking down barriers, opening doors, and offering access to college scholarships.
Bureau of Indian Affairs: The bureau is responsible for the administration of federal programs for federally recognized American Indian tribes.
CareerInfoNet.org: This site, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, has a searchable database containing more than 5,000 scholarships, fellowships, loans, and other financial aid opportunities.
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.: Learn more about the 16 Fellowships awarded annually to promising Latinos. The Summer Internship Program provides 30 undergraduate students the opportunity to spend two months in Washington D.C. to learn how government functions.
Finaid.org: This site is a comprehensive site that can help guide students through the financial aid process. Students can also do free scholarship searches and find information on career opportunities.
The Gates Millennium Scholars: The aim of this program is to expand access and opportunity to higher education to those citizens who will help reflect the diverse society in which we live.
International Student Aid: This database for international students is located at the International Education Financial Aid Web site.
MyRoad: The College Board proudly offers MyRoad, a single, comprehensive software resource to help students navigate the college and career planning process.
ScholarSite: This site allows you to search for scholastic financial aid quickly and accurately, without forcing you to lose time and privacy by entering personal information.
Student Aid Alliance: Use this web site to contact your members of Congress. Tell them that now is the time to invest in student financial aid and America's college students.