Department of Sociology

Awards and Scholarships

Gertrude Hurlbut Scholarship

A scholarship for juniors majoring in sociology based upon region and academic performance.  Candidates are selected by the sociology faculty.  Awards are given at the end of the school year.
Applicants must be an outstanding junior in Sociology

  • who is currently enrolled at UT
  • was born in Tennessee or another Southern state. 

Please send a letter of application that includes the following to the Director of Undergraduate Studies:

  • your need for financial support
  • your GPA
  • your place of birth
  • other factors that you would like the Awards Committee to consider 
  • your local telephone number, email address, and student identification number

Due date: April 1


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