Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship
$60,000 scholarship (paid over 4 years) to graduating Tennessee high school seniors to pursue a business degree. Read More
TN Ned McWherter Scholars Program
$24,000 scholarship (paid over 4 years) to graduating Tennessee high school seniors with a 3.5 GPA.
TN Minority Teaching Fellows Program
$5,000 per year to minority Tennessee college students who want to become teachers.
James A. Hyter Vocal Music Scholarship
Up to $4,200 in scholarships to musically inclined Memphis, Tennessee students who are good singers.
Jack Diller Education Award
$2,500 scholarships to Nashville and Middle Tennessee students. Special honors are given to the recipient of the award at the local Predators home game in the Bridgestone Arena.
NAJA Graduate Scholarship Program
Scholarships for Tennessee college students who want to work with children.
EMU National Scholars Program (NSP)
Up to $15,000 to Tennessee college freshmen with a minimum 3.5 GPA.
Bird Dog Foundation Essay Contest
$1,500 scholarships to graduating Tennessee high school seniors who are interested in wildlife conservation. Read More
Stegall Charitable Educational Scholarship
$500 per semester for graduating Tennessee high school seniors who are entering a fulltime college program. Read More
Tennessee Christa McAuliffe Scholarship
$500 scholarships to Tennessee college students who have at least a 3.5 GPA.
Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
Multiple scholarships are available to residents living within the Greater Memphis, Tennessee area.
Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Scholarship
Up to $12,000 per year to Tennessee college freshman who do well in school.
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!