East Alabama Chamber of Commerce | Troy University

East Alabama Chamber of Commerce

Partnership Overview

Phenix City Chamber

Troy University is a proud partner of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce. The partnership offers a tuition scholarship to all full-time employees of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce and the full-time employees of active members of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce. Scholarships are applicable to all University degree programs and certificate programs, at all University locations including TROY Online offerings. Proof of eligibility is required. Please visit here for additional information regarding programs, tuition, etc.

For more information, contact Susan Nichols at 334-448-5104 or sparsons@troy.edu.

NEW SCHOLARSHIP exclusively for new Troy University students who are eligible for one of our corporate partnership programs! Click here for scholarship details, eligibility requirements, and to apply for this scholarship..

Features & Benefits

  • 10% tuition scholarship to all full-time employees of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce and the full-time employees of active members of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce (Effective January 2015)
  • Waived application fee

Proof of Eligibility is required. Please see “Steps to Take” below.

For additional information and to get started, please contact the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce partnership liaison: 

Susan Nichols: 334-448-5104 or sparsons@troy.edu

Degree Programs


Full-time employees of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce receive a 10% tuition scholarship rates listed below.

Financial Aid

Troy University is committed to providing exceptional service to students and their families who apply for financial assistance. The Office of Financial Aid offers a variety of services and programs designed to help you find ways to meet the costs of education. We want you to succeed at Troy University.

For more information, go to http://troy.edu/financialaid/

Steps to receiving your partnership benefits


  1. Contact personal partnership liaison directly - see contact information above
  2. Review Admission Requirements -Undergraduate / Graduate
  3. Complete the Troy University Application for Admission at /admissions. Be sure to include your partnership code listed below to indicate yourself as an East Alabama Chamber of Commerce employee.
  4. Submit transcripts, test scores, and letter of recommendation (graduate only) to Troy University at the address given to you by your partnership liaison.
  5. Complete Application for Financial Aid if desired FA website
  6. Provide proof of eligibility to your partnership liaison and your assigned student services representative.

APPLICATION FEE WAIVER (for new students only):

  • Visit troy.edu/admissions, and select “Apply Now".
  • If you have already created a TROY Application Profile, you will need to login. If you have not yet created a profile, click “Create a profile” under the login button to do so.
  • Once your profile is created and you are able to login, you will follow the “Next Steps” located at the bottom of the page to start your online application.
  • In order for your application fee to be waived, you will need to enter a Partnership Code on the payment screen. Please contact the Troy University partnership liaison or your Troy University recruiter to obtain a Partnership Code.
  • When the application is submitted, you will be contacted by an admissions representative who will help you through the admissions process for your selected academic program.


  1. For new students, you will need to complete the admission process before registering for classes.
  2. Once you have registered for at least one class for the upcoming term or semester, you will need to send an email to Carmen Foster at fosterc@troy.edu from your work email address with the following information:
    • Student Name
    • Student ID Number
    • Company/Agency of Employment
    • Partnership Code
  3.  Your tuition scholarship will then be applied to your account.


  • When can I apply to Troy University using these partner benefits? 
    The partnership with the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce and TROY was completed November 2014. All full-time employees of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce and the full-time employees of active members of the East Alabama Chamber of Commerce are eligible for these benefits once agreement is signed by both parties.
  • When will I start to receive the 10% tuition scholarship?
    Your tuition scholarship will begin for the term in which you notify TROY of your partnership eligibility. In order for the scholarship to be applied, you must make the request to TROY within the FIRST WEEK OF CLASS. Credit will not be given for courses taken prior to the application of the partnership scholarship to a student’s account.
  • Who can I contact with more questions?
    You may contact Susan Nichols at 334-448-5104 or sparsons@troy.edu.

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