Scholarships are listed in order of receipt in the Counseling Office. The list of scholarships below is not an exhaustive list. The scholarships listed are primarily those sent to the office from local families and businesses who support our students in their desire to attend college and by Tennessee colleges and universities. Please review general scholarship search websites such as those listed below to review further offerings. You can obtain further scholarship information from the college you plan to attend.
The Gates Scholarship- is a highly selective, last-dollar scholarship for outstanding, minority, high school seniors from low-income households. Each year, the scholarship is awarded to 300 of these student leaders, with the intent of helping them realize their maximum potential. To apply, students must be: a high school senior, from at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American, Pell-eligible, a US citizen, national, or permanent resident, in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on an 4.0 scale (or equivalent).
For more information or to apply, visit https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/scholarship
Deadline: September 15, 2021
The following websites are free scholarship search engines: