2019-2020 Scholarship Information
College Application and Scholarship Deadlines:
New: Optimistic Enterprise Scholarship: A $2500-$5,000 scholarship will be awarded to one senior from Northview Academy who has an overall GPA of 3.5 or higher and has been
accepted to a four year university, majoring in Nursing. Applications available in the guidance office and on Google Classroom. Students must submit their college acceptance letter with the application. Deadline to complete the application is February 28th.
New Turner and Velma Sims Memorial Scholarship: A $250 scholarship will be awarded to one senior will be 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. Students who apply should attach a current transcript and an activity sheet listing their community service hours. Applications available in the guidance office and Google Classroom. Deadline to complete the application is February 28th.
Sevier County Retired Teachers Association: Seniors who plan on pursuing a degree in education are encouraged to apply for this $500 scholarship. Applications available on Google Classrooms and in the guidance office. The deadline to apply is March 2, 2020.
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.
The National Guard Association of Tennessee is awarding (7) $3,000.00 scholarships to seniors who have a parent who is a member of NGATN. Application and information available on Google Classrooms
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.
Sevier County Schools Federal Credit Union, Seniors with a parent/guardian that is a current member of SCSFCU (as of September 1, 2019 or earlier) are eligible to apply. Visit SCSFCU Scholarship to learn more and apply. Deadline February 28, 2020
The Bird Dog Foundation’s Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest is open to all interested college bound high school seniors who are U. S. Citizens, in the twelfth (12th) grade level and who reside in TN, MS, and AR however the contest is also open to students who are U.S. citizens and who reside in any of the U.S. fifty (50) states who are affiliated with Field Trial, Bird Hunting, & Sporting Dog Clubs, Organizations and Associations. Students may either be directly a member or have a parent or relative who is an active member of a sporting dog Field Trial club or organization. Entrants must list their affiliation to a particular sporting dog organization on the cover sheets of their essays. Application is available on Google Classroom.
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
Kyle William Kiihnl Memorial Scholarship - Don't Drive Drowsy: Seniors must first sign the pledge to avoid driving drowsy at Don't Drive Drowsy this visit The KWK Memorial Scholarship for more information and to apply. Deadline February 22, 2020
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
East Tennessee Foundation (ETF) is happy to announce that ETF 2020 Scholarship Applications are NOW AVAILABLE at the link below:
Most ETF scholarship applications must be completed and submitted online. The application deadline for 2020 scholarships is February 15, 2020. We are launching a Common Application this year and attached is a copy of the Guide to Completing Your Common Scholarship Application. Also attached is a listing of each scholarship program the Foundation offers in your county or at your high school. Link to apply available on Google Classrooms.
$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, email@example.com
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.
Northview Youth Athletic Association Scholarship:
Applicants must have completed 1 season of Northview Youth League football or cheer and applicants must complete 10 hours of community service at our field. Applications available in the guidance office.