2019-2020 Scholarship Information
College Application and Scholarship Deadlines:
New: Rotary Scholarships, The Sevierville Noon Day Rotary and the Sevierville Sunrise Rotary will award a $1,000.00 scholarship to a senior from Northview Academy. Applications available on Google Classrooms. The deadline to apply has been extended to March 31st.
New: John and Ina Berkshire Scholarship will award a $1,200.00 scholarship to four seniors from Northview Academy demonstrating academic achievement and the resolve to attend college. The deadline to apply has been extended to April 27th. Applications are available on Google Classrooms.
New: The Frances Childress Special Friend $500.00 scholarship is available for a senior who has demonstrated patience, concern, and a commitment to serving individuals with special needs. Deadline to apply is April 30th. Application available on Google Classrooms.
New: Seniors, interested in a career in Automotive. Check out the link on Google Classrooms for scholarships, the deadline to apply has been extended to April 30th.
New: Class of 2020 Golden Eagle Scholarship Application. Golden Eagle Scholarship exists to increase access to higher education. Applicants must be students of Latino descent who have a minimum Grade Point Average of 2.75 and who will graduate high school from one of the following counties in Tennessee: Anderson, Blount, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Roane, Sevier, or Union. This scholarship is made possible by College and Business vendors who participated in the Latino College & Resource Fair (LCRF) in Knoxville, TN. Deadline to apply is March 31st and the link to apply is on Google Classrooms:
New: The Smoky Mountain Historical Society is offering a scholarship opportunity to seniors and juniors. First, Second and Third place winner will receive an award $1000, $500, and $250, respectively. Competitors are required to submit a historical research paper about a person, place, or historical event that took place within the general boundaries of the Smoky Mountains region. Entry papers must be submitted by April 2, 2020. Winners will be selected in late April 2020. Application is available on Google Classrooms
New: The Kenny Hodges Memorial Scholarship is a $1000.00 scholarship awarded to one senior from Northview Academy who has an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher and has contributed to their community through service. Applications available in the guidance office and on Google Classrooms. The deadline to apply has been extended to March 31st.
New: The Debbie Jenkins Memorial Scholarship is a $1,000.00 scholarship awarded to one senior from Northview Academy who has an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher and has contributed to their community through church ministry. Applications available in the guidance office and on Google Classrooms. The deadline to apply has been extended to March 31st.
Seniors planning on attending Tennesee Tech, please see the link below for a $500 Scholarship from the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity. Students are not required to participate in a fraternity to apply. The link to apply is available on Google Classrooms.
THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS ® Is proud to be offering the “J. Pritchard Barnes Memorial Scholarship” of $1000 to be awarded to one graduating senior at each of the public high schools in Sevier & Cocke Counties. This scholarship is open to all seniors that are going on to higher education including, college, technical schools, vocational schools, etc. All seniors are encouraged to apply (applications may be obtained from your guidance counselor) and the winners will be chosen on a point system. It should be noted that your essay will comprise 80% of the points. With this in mind, please remember your essay should tell us who YOU are and contain information about your role models, goals, philosophies, career goals and things or people that have made a difference in your life. Tell us what this scholarship means to you and how you would use it. (400 Word Limit) All applicants must have lived in either Sevier or Cocke County a minimum of two years and be a U.S. citizen. They must be entering school as a full-time student. This scholarship may be used toward tuition, books, etc. and will be paid directly to the school of enrollment. Application available on Google Classrooms and the guidance office. The deadline to apply has been extended to April 27th.
Keep Sevier Beautiful scholarship applications available in the guidance office and on Google Classrooms. The deadline to apply is April 1st.
PB&J Scholarship $500 - $1,000: Seniors who have experienced challenges in their life and who have the drive to succeed should visit PB&J Scholarship for information and to apply. Deadline May 31, 2020
Kids Chance of Tennessee Scholarship information below: Check out the flyer on Google Classroom to see if you are eligible for this scholarship.
East TN Automotive Technology Scholarship: The East TN Region, Antique Automobile Club is offering $1,000 for books, fees, tuition, and supplies to a senior interested in pursuing a career in automotive technology. One candidate from East TN will be chosen in May and the scholarship foundation will pay the $1,000 to the college or trade school of the winners choice. Deadline for applications are March 31st. Application is available on Google Classrooms and in the guidance office.
Bethel University will continue to participate with Tennessee Promise for the Fall 2020 semester. They offer an Associate of Arts and Science in General Studies. The first 50 students that are eligible with Tennessee Promise will gain an opportunity to have their tuition covered with a TN/BU Promise Scholarship for the face to face associate program. See attached flyer on Google Classroom
Sallie Mae is promoting National Scholarship Awareness through the end of November. Sallie Mae is increasing our monthly scholarship sweepstakes for those who sign up for the scholarship search from $1,000 to $5,000 for the month of November. Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae® is a free, easy way for students to find scholarship opportunities that match their skills and interests, with access to 5 million scholarships worth up to $24 billion, and the Graduate Scholarship search tool includes $1 billion just for Graduate students. Registering is fast, easy, and free – and there’s no essay required! See Google Classroom for more information and the link to apply
$2500 Scholarship from Cirkled In! It's free and easy for students to apply. Our mission is to help students achieve their maximum potential, and we want to help them with their goals. We've been thrilled to award scholarships to a number of deserving students and look forward to discovering our next recipient. For more information and the link to apply visit Google Classrooms
The Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship Program is a partnership between the Tennessee Highway Safety Office and AAA – The Auto Club Group. This partnership provides one high school senior in Tennessee the opportunity to earn a $3,000 scholarship by working with Reduce TN Crashes to improve driver safety within their local community. The scholarship award recipient will be announced in May 2020. Find more information about Reduce TN Crashes Program: https://www.reducetncrashes.org/about?mc_cid=01b71ab102&mc_eid=b7de8eaca9. To be eligible for judging, the student application must be completed online by March 31, 2020. Apply here: https://www.reducetncrashes.org/scholarship?mc_cid=01b71ab102&mc_eid=b7de8eaca9
Bethel University offers several $10,000 scholarships. Scholarships vary from no ACT minimum to 23 ACT minimum. Students interested in learning more should visit Bethel New Scholarship List or Bethel University to learn more. Deadlines vary
UTK ROTC Scholarships Students interested in applying for Army ROTC Scholarships with the University of Tennessee visit UTK ROTC for more information and to apply. Deadlines vary
UNG ROTC Scholarships Visit ROTC Scholarships and Grants for details, qualifications, and deadlines. Deadlines vary
The Tennessee Concrete Association is sponsoring the annual High School Essay Contest. students ages 16-18 can enter. The first place prize is $250, second place is $100, and third place is $50. Application available on Google Classrooms
Carson Newman University Financial Aid Office Just Announced: Working to make CNU Tuition Free for students who meet the following criteria:
- Must have an EFC of 0 (and must be receiving full Pell Grant Funds) Based off FAFSA
- Must be HOPE Eligible and remain HOPE eligible upon graduation
- Must file the FAFSA early (and be receiving TSAA Grant Funds)
- Must work with CNU Financial Aid Office to provide all required paperwork.
Carson Newman University Scholarships (No Additional Application Required)
ROTC Scholarships available for students attending TN Tech University. Please contact Ron Borden Recruiting & Admissions Officer 931-372-3574 office, 931-575-1956 Cell, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cooke College Scholarship Program is one of the largest undergraduate scholarship programs available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities. Each Cooke Scholar has access to generous financial support for up to four years, college planning support, ongoing advising, and the opportunity to connect with the thriving community of fellow scholars. As part of their scholarship, recipients may:
- Receive up to $40,000 per year to use toward tuition, books, and other fees and expenses at any accredited four-year institution.
- Pursue any area of study.
- Have access to one-on-one advising about selecting a college, navigating financial aid, transitioning to college, and maximizing the college experience.
- Be eligible to apply for the Cooke Graduate Scholarship. Cooke College Scholarship recipients are selected from a nationwide applicant pool each year. As minimum criteria, students must: ● Plan to graduate from a U.S. high school in spring 2020.
- Intend to enroll full time in an accredited 4-year college in fall 2020.
- Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above in high school. ● Receive a minimum SAT total of 1200 or ACT composite of 26.
- Demonstrate financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. Last year’s cohort of new College Scholarship recipients had a median family income of approximately $26,000. Cooke Scholars come from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds and from rural, suburban, and urban communities. Many scholars are the first in their families to pursue higher education.