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Scholarships are available from many sources.  Actively look for sources of funding and apply. 

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- For information about types and amounts of scholarships offered and instructions for applying. 

 Parent's employers
 Your employer
 Civic groups
 National Vocabulary Championship
 Burger King Scholar Program
 Tennessee PTA Teacher Training Scholarship
 ELKS National Foundation - Most Valuable Student - Deadline:  Jan.
- Application in Guidance - See Ms. Faires
 ELKS Nursing Scholarship - Deadline:  Jan.
- Application in Guidance - See Ms. Faires
 National  CO-OP Scholarship Program - Deadline:  Feb.
- Application:
 Scholarships for Veteran's Dependents - "NEED A LIFT?"
- Available:
 Gates Millennium Scholars --See Ms. Faires

 NFIB – YEF  - Young Entrepreneur Award
  Deadline; Feb.

 CEMC - Deadline: February  -  Application in Guidance
 Best Buy -  See Ms. Faires 
 Savannah College of Art  
 CIC Foundation  See Ms. Faires 
 Community Foundation - 
 Tennessee Fire Service & Codes -
 Hampton Scholarship Foundation - See Ms. Faires 
 Nucor Foundation - See Ms. Faires 
 Biology Major Scholarship- MTSU -See Ms. Faires 
 Hendersonville (Morning) Rotary Club - Application in Guidance - Deadline Feb.
 SCEA Teaching Scholarship - Application in  Guidance - Deadline Feb.

Some Available Scholarships

Scholarships Awards Deadline Eligibility
Young Playwrights Festival None

National Playwriting Competition.  No $$$ BUT lots of potential for

exposure to further a playwright's career.  You must be 18 years

of age or younger (as of  deadline).

AXA Achievement Scholarships

$10,000 to 1 student in Tennessee

$25,000 additional to national recipients



Apply Online.

To qualify, students should be well rounded, determined to

succeed and have demonstrated achievement at a job, sport, or

extra-curricular activity. 


The College Steps Program $1,000 to 100 students

Open to any U.S. resident who is a high school senior.

SAE 2006 Engineering


$1,000 to $10,000

Plan to attend an SAE university and enroll in an engineering or

related science program, meet a minimum GPA, and ACT/SAT



U. S. Marine Corps NROTC


Tuition & other financial benefits

Open to seniors.  You do not have to enlist in the Marine Corp to

apply.  You must have an ACT combined English/math score of 45

or SAT combined English/math score of 100 and be physically fit

and morally sound.  email: 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or call Captain Charles Y. Chambers at (615)627-1526 ext. 223


The Straight Forward

Media Scholarships

$500 Various

Requires an essay.  $500 scholarships available for many different


Hispanic Scholarship Fund

$1,000 to $2,500

Qualifications:  graduating high school senior of Hispanic heritage

that is a U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident with a 3.0 GPA &

must enroll in college as a full-time student.

2007 Sam Walton Community



Student must be a graduating high school senior.  The student

does not have to be an employee at Wal-Mart or Sam's Club. 

Application is available on-line beginning Nov. 1, 2006.  Visit  The access code is SWCS.

Ned McWherter $6,000 Tennessee College
GPA - 3.5 & ACT 29
Robert C. Byrd Tennessee College  
GPA - 3.5   &   ACT - 29

Prudential Spirit of Community


International Administrative


Coca-Cola Scholarship

Apply on-line only
Wendy's Heisman

Apply On-line

Emory Scholars Program 

IAAP  International Association of

Administrative Professionals


Eligibility:  Enrolled in an office administration/business degree,

Certificate or diploma through a community college or an

accredited institution

See Ms. Faires for further details and application

Toyota Community Scholars

Information about nomination for scholarship in Guidance

Nashville Panhellenic   

Application in Guidance

DECA’s 2008  Scholarship Guide

Applications/ Guidelines in Guidance  or Marketing Teacher

National Wild Turkey Federation

Dec. Application / Guidelines in Guidance


Collegiate scholarship program

Optimist International Essay


Application in Guidance


Feb. Application in Guidance

GFWC of Tennessee   

(Women’s Club)

Application in Guidance

American Indian Scholarship

Application in Guidance


College and University Scholarships
Scholarships Awards Deadline Eligibility

Belmont Priority



UT Knoxville


GPA 3.75 

ACT 29 or higher / SAT 1280 or higher

East Tennessee State

University Honors


Full tuition, fees,

housing, meal plans, books

Must have at least a 29 ACT or 1280 SAT & 3.5 GPA. 

(423)439-6456  email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


UT Martin 

University Scholars 

 $5,000 per year (limited number)

28 ACT & 3.5 GPA

UT Martin 

Chancellor's Award

$3,000 per year (limited number) 28 ACT & 3.5 GPA

UT Martin 

Dean's Scholarship

$1,500 per year (limited number) 25 ACT & 3.5 GPA

UT Martin

Salutatorian Award

$1,000 freshman year award Must be the salutatorian of your senior class.

UT Martin Harold

Conner Scholarship

$3,000 base award

Available to Tennessee high school graduates with a minimum 21 ACT & 3.25 GPA. 

The student's leadership record will also be considered.

UT Martin


$1,000 for freshman year

Available to student council, Beta Club, and Honor Society presidents, and state officers in any student

organizations and JROTC Battalion Commanders.  Must have a minimum 20 ACT & 3.0 GPA.

UT Martin McWhorter


$500 to $1,000 for freshman year 20 ACT & 3.0 GPA

UT Chattanooga


$7,800 includes Hope GPA 3.75  & ACT 30 / SAT 1320

UT Chattanooga


$5,800 includes Hope GPA 3.5 & ACT 26 / SAT 1170

UT Chattanooga


$5,300 includes Hope GPA 3.0 & ACT 19 / SAT 890

Bethel College

Hendrix Scholarship

Full tuition,

room and board

24 ACT or 1090 SAT and 3.25 GPA.   email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

University of Memphis

Cecil C. Humphreys

Presidential Scholarship

$7,500 per year

Minimum 30 ACT/1320 SAT and a 3.5 GPA .  This scholarship is awarded to students who are named

National Merit/National Achievement Semifinalists by the National Merit Corporation.



$5,000 GPA 3.75 & ACT-32 / SAT 1410



$4,000 GPA 3.75 & ACT-29 / SAT 1280


Academic Service

$3,000 GPA 3.75 & ACT-27 / SAT 1210



$1,500 GPA 3.75 & ACT-26 / SAT 1170



$5000-$6000 GPA 3.5 & ACT-30 / SAT 1320


Academic Honors

Austin Peay University is changing the way it does scholarships!  Students no longer have to fill out

the scholarship application for academic scholarships, but should fill it out for all others.  Effective

immediately, academic scholarships will be awarded at the time of admission.

 GPA 3.25 & ACT-24 / SAT 1090


Howell C. Smith / Competitive

GPA 3 & ACT-21 / SAT 980


Demonstrate Leadership

Presidential Emerging Leader

GPA 3.5 & ACT-24

Show participation in high school and in community.

The University of

Memphis Provost's


$5,500 per year

Minimum 28 ACT/1240 SAT and a 3.25 GPA.  Awarded to a limited number of students per year.

The University of

Memphis Valedictorian Scholarship

$4,500 per year Must rank # 1 in a Tennessee high school graduating class.

Tennessee Tech.

Scholarship Update





 December 15

Scholarship form may be accessed at  

Students can refer to departmental checklists at

Tennessee Tech Math

Dept. Scholarship

Stonecipher Mathematics

Application :

The University of

Memphis Dean's Scholarship

$3,000 per year Minimum 25 ACT/1130 SAT and a 3.0 GPA.  Awarded to a limited number of students.

Volunteer State

Community College

March 1 Priority date to apply for scholarships for the 08-09 academic year.

08-09 Online Scholarship Application is available at www.

Western Kentucky


December 15 Admissions and Scholarship

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