PURPOSE: The Financial Aid and Scholarship Awards Committee reviews and recommends revisions on policies and regulations on awarding of financial aid to students and assists the Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships in administering the responsibilities of that office. The Committee also considers appeals of scholarship termination as they pertain to the National Collegiate Athletic Association Charter of Financial Aid.
COMPOSITION: Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Bursar, Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships, Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, a representative from each academic college appointed each year by the dean, and two (2) students appointed by the Student Government Association President and approved by the Student Senate. The Bursar will serve as chair.
REPORTING CHANNEL: Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
*Dr. Margaret Toston, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
*Ms. Stacey Jackson, Bursar, Chair
*Ms. Amy Mistric, Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships
*Mr. Andy Wilson, Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
*Mr. Kurt McGuffin, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
Dr. Ross Pruitt, Agriculture and Applied Sciences (2018)
Dr. Ron Kilgore, Business and Global Affairs (2018)
Dr. Daphne Henderson, Education, Health, and Behavioral Sciences (2018)
Dr. Donald Shaw, Engineering and Natural Sciences (2018)
Dr. Mark Simmons, Humanities and Fine Arts (2018)
Ms. Jade Bleskey, SGA Representative (2018)
Ms. Lora Moore, SGA Representative (2018)
(*Indicates ex‑officio member of the Committee)