Billy Cannon Memorial Endowment Scholarship

Honor the memory and legacy of LSU's first Heisman Trophy winner, Dr. Billy Cannon.  Make a memorial donation here.

Honor Billy Cannon

Cannon With Win Bar

One of the most powerful ways to help LSU student-athletes

By donating to the Billy Cannon Memorial Endowment Scholarship, you are able to help offset the cost of educating the student-athletes of today and tomorrow while honoring a LSU football great.

Billy Cannon Statue

Benefit LSU student-athletes in perpetuity

The Billy Cannon Memorial Endowment Scholarship ensures the continued scholarship support of LSU student-athletes for years to come by utilizing investment income earned from the endowment fund.


Necessary to stay competitive within our conference and in the country

When you give to the Billy Cannon Memorial Endowment Scholarship, you enable LSU football the financial resources to attract exceptional student-athletes for years to come.

There is no more important function of our athletic department than providing access to higher education through sports. Contributions to this and other scholarship endowments have a generational impact on our student-athletes. Dr. Cannon is a true LSU legend, and this endowment named in his honor will enable future LSU football players to receive the best education as well as the best athletic experience in the country.

Scott Woodward

Scott Woodward

Director of Athletics

Cannon Photo

Billy Cannon was an LSU icon. He was also my dad who taught me and my siblings that you need to believe in and be passionate about the things you love. He believed in athletics, education and LSU! Please consider making a gift to the Billy Cannon Memorial Endowed Scholarship.

Cannon Bunnie

Bunnie Cannon


Honor a legend

Make a memorial donation

Make an annual donation of $50 to any sport or program and enjoy TAF Member Benefits