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Hovater Family Scholarship


The Hovater Family scholarship was established by Rod and Paula Hovater who are both Samford graduates as well as their son, Russell. It is their desire to assist deserving students who are excelling in the classroom and hold great promise for the future. Returning students are eligible once they have completed one full semester at Samford. Applications are sent to all undergraduate business students at the start of the Spring term.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Alabama
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Business/Consumer Services