Dr. David A. Bell Presidential Scholarship for the Humanities

This scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman who achieved 1200 or greater on the reading and math portion of the SAT, graduated with a minimum 3.5 high school GPA and plans to pursue a bachelor’s degree at Middle Georgia State University with a major in Humanities, including, but not limited to, English, History, Philosophy and the Arts. The scholarship is renewable for a maximum of three consecutive years, provided the recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA and is making satisfactory progress toward graduation. The Middle Georgia State University Foundation Board of Trustees established this scholarship to honor David A. Bell, Ph.D., for his exemplary leadership of Middle Georgia State (now Middle Georgia State University) from 1997-2011, during which period the college experienced the most accelerated growth in its history. This scholarship serves as a lasting tribute to Dr. Bell for his many contributions to the institution, the region and its citizens.