Dept. of Criminal Justice and Criminology

Rogers-Stout Hall
PO Box 70555
Johnson City, TN  37614
Contact Name:  Dr. John Whitehead
Phone Number:  (423) 439-5346
Email Address:  whitehej@etsu.edu

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Steven E. Buttolph Criminal Justice Scholarship :

  • Junior, senior or graduate student
  • Criminal justice major
  • Minimum GPA – 3.0
  • Preference given to police officers continuing their education
  • Documented financial need
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

John R. Cunningham Memorial Scholarship Endowment :

  • Future law enforcement personnel
  • Incoming freshmen minimum GPA – 2.5
  • Currently enrolled minimum GPA – 3.0
  • Resident of Johnson County, Tennessee
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

Christopher T. Mahan Memorial Scholarship :

  • Full-time or part-time undergraduate
  • Criminal justice major
  • Preference given to graduates of Sullivan Central High School
  • Documented financial need
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

Todd W. McKeehan Memorial Scholarship :

  • Full-time students
  • Criminal justice major
  • Demonstrated exceptional promise for contributing to the field of criminal justice
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

Thomas E. & Thelma Sell Mitchell Criminal Justice and Criminology Scholarship:

  • Rising junior or senior or graduate student
  • Tennessee resident
  • Criminal Justice & Criminology major
  • Intent to pursue career in juvenile justice
  • Maintain minimum GPA – 3.0
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

Northeast Tennessee Juvenile Courts Scholarship Endowment :

  • Junior or senior
  • Tennessee resident
  • Criminal justice major
  • Demonstrates intent to pursue career in juvenile justice
  • Maintain minimum GPA – 3.0
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

David R. Scruggs Memorial Scholarship :

  • Senior
  • Criminal justice major
  • Demonstrates promise in law enforcement
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st

Judge Shirley B. Underwood and Dr. Charles T. Underwood Memorial Criminal Justice Scholarship:

  • Undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice
  • Demonstrates professional career interest in and commitment to the administration of juvenile justice
  • Minimum GPA of 3.2 for Criminal Justice coursework
  • Apply to:  Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, 201I Rogers-Stout Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 1st