Click on each month below to see available scholarships and their deadlines. Check back often, scholarships are added weekly!
Scholarship Deadlines by Month
Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship: Deadline September 30, 2019. Apply online at http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/dont-text-and-drive-scholarship
Golden Doors Scholars: Scholarship opportunity for undocumented students. For more information and to apply see the attached link: https://www.goldendoorscholars.org/ Deadline to apply is September 16th
Questbridge National College Match Scholarship: Deadline to apply is September 26th. Students can apply at the following link: https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students/national-college-match
DAR TSDAR: Application available on Google Classroom or the guidance office. Deadline to apply is October 1st.
DAR Rodger Davies Scholarship: Applications available on Google Classroom or guidance office. Deadline to apply is October 22nd.
The Horatio Alger Scholarship: Link to apply available on Google Classroom. Deadline to apply is October 25th.
The Heisman High School Scholarship is open to senior male and female students who have a 3.0 GPA or higher and participate in a high school sport. Click the link to apply https://heismanscholarship.com/about/. The deadline to apply is October 29th. Last year, a student athlete from Jefferson County High School was a national winner, check out last year's winner at the link below: https://heismanscholarship.com/finalist/lauren-eccles/
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship deadline is October 31st at 5:00 pm. Apply here: https://webportalapp.com/sp/login/ccsf
TN Promise Deadline is November 1st. Apply here: https://www.tn.gov/tnpromise
Austin Peay Deadline is November 1st. Apply here: ww.apsu.edu/scholarships
University of Tennessee Knoxville Scholarship and Honors deadline is November 1st. Apply here:www.utk.edu.
Loretta McCoin Scholarship - Requires nomination by the P.E.O. Committee by November 1st. (If interested in being considered, complete application in guidance office ASAP so it can be submitted to the P.E.O. Organization before nomination deadline)
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship: Link to apply is on Google Classrooms, deadline to apply is November 5th.
The Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship, deadline to apply is December 6th. Link to apply is Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship
ETSU Scholarship Application deadline is December 15th. Link to apply is www.etsu.edu.
Tennessee Tech University Scholarship Application deadline is December 15th. Link to apply is www.tntech.edu
University of Tennessee Knoxville application deadline is Decmber 15th. Link to apply is www.utk.edu.
University of Tennessee Martin University of Scholars deadline is December 1st. Link to apply is www.utm.edu/universityscholarships
Universty of Memphis Scholarship Application deadline is December 1st. Link to apply is www.memphis.edu
New: Seniors, applications for the National Beta Scholarship are available at National Beta Scholarship application IMPORTANT DATES:
Phase 1: Application deadline is 11:59 pm EST, January 22, 2020
Phase 2: Semifinalist deadline for submitting materials is 11:59 EST, March 20, 2020
New: Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards ($4,000 - 300 Awards) Seniors who are children or grandchildren of Elks members are eligible to apply. Visit Elks Legacy Scholarship for information and to apply. Deadline January 31, 2020
Juniors: Information for the Distinguished Young Woman Scholarship is available on Google Classrooms. There will be an informational meeting on January 26th at 2:00 pm at the Elizabeth Williams School of Dance
Foot Locker Scholar Athlete Scholarship, visit Foot Locker Scholar Scholarship. Deadline to apply is January 3, 2020
GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship Visit GE-Reagan Foundation for more information and to apply. Deadline January 3, 2020
American Legion's National High School Oratorical Scholarship Program. Deadline: 01/10/20 Visit www.tennesseelegion.org
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest. Deadline for submission: 1/17/20 Visit JFKLibrary.org/essaycontest for more information and to submit your essay.
Discover College Cover Sweepstakes Scholarship (open to anyone 16 years and older) deadline is January 31st. Apply here: https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/?acmpgn=E_EAW_CSEM_BM_X_BMHS2
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 Credit Union
Please see attached copy of scholarship application that is found on our website. Deadline to apply is February 29. Students must go to www.scscreditunion.org and complete the application. The completed application must be printed, given to guidance counselor, and returned to the credit union along with transcripts and test scores.
New: TN Connect Scholarship: Seniors with a savings account, checking account, and a debit card with his/her name as the Primary Member at TNConnect by December 27, 2019 are eligible to apply. Visit TN Connect Scholarship to apply. Deadline February 7, 2020
New: 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
UT Martin Merit Based Scholarship Deadline 02/01/20
Jacksonville State University Deadline 02/01/20
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Deadline 02/01/20
East Tennessee Foundation (ETF) is happy to announce that ETF 2020 Scholarship Applications are NOW AVAILABLE on Google Classrooms. 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.
Sevier County Retired Teachers Scholarship 02/28/20
College Board Opportunity Scholarships Visit College Board Deadline 02/29/20
Cottey College (Nevada, Missouri) PEO Scholarships for Women. Applications available in the guidance office. Deadline 02/01/20
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 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 has been extended to March 31st.
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 has been extended to March 31st.
Great Smoky Mountain Realtors Scholarship, the deadline has been extended to April 27th.
New: Seniors, interested in a career in Automotive. Check out the link on Google Classrooms for scholarships, the deadline 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:
Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship Program -Deadline: 03/31/2020 Application avaiable at https://www.reducetncrashes.org/scholarship?mc_cid=01b71ab102&mc_eid=b7de8eaca9
East TN Automotive Technology Scholarship: Deadline 03/31/2020
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 is April 22nd. Application available on Google Classrooms. You may email your application to your counselor or send directly to John Griffis by email or by mail. Address below:
email@example.com or they can mail it to Education Foundation c/o John Griffis 414 Tiger Drive Pigeon Forge, TN 37863. Your teacher recommendations can be emailed to Mr. Griffis
New: Seniors, two new scholarships available on Google Classrooms. The Lonas Swaggerty Scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship. Preference will be given to those students who have participated in FFA or have a parent who works for Swaggerty Sausage Company.
The Juanita Swaggerty Scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship and preference will be given for students who have participated in Culinary Arts during high school. Applications are due Monday April 27th, students should email the applications to their school counselor.
New: The Sande Weiss scholarship will be awarded to a senior who is interested in pursuing a career in tourism, marketing, or business. The scholarship application is available on Google Classrooms. Please email your counselor if you have any questions. Deadline to apply is April 27th.
New: Seniors, Dollywood & Swaggerty's Scholarship ($15,000) is now available: Due to your counselor (via email) by Monday April 13th. (Remember one qualification is candidates for the scholarship must have attended Sevier County schools for twelve years.) The first attachment is an important letter from both Swaggerty's and Dollywood to explain who should apply and what they are looking for and is available on Google Classroom. The second attachment is the application. (READ BOTH... this is a huge scholarship so make sure you spend time on it.) *Remember you can print this application and complete it in pen, then scan (you can do this on your smartphone! There is a scanner app you can download OR in the Notes app of your iPhone there is a scan button) and then email the completed application to your counselor. *Or you can type your responses on the application and save it (dochub is a great/free website that allows you to edit .pdf documents), and then email it to your counselor. *One more option is Google docs if none of the above will work. The link to the Google Doc is on Google Classroom
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.
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.
New: The Sande Weiss scholarship will be awarded to a senior who is interested in pursuing a career in tourism, marketing, or business. The scholarship application is available on Google Classrooms. Please email your counselor if you have any questions. Deadline to apply is May 1st.
New: The Sevier County Education Association will award the Melena Brackins Memorial Scholarship to one Sevier County senior who plans on becoming a teacher. Application available on Google Classrooms and the dealdine to apply is May 4th
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
The Sevier County Farm Bureau Board of Directors is offering a $5000 scholarship to one graduating senior in Sevier County who is pursuing a degree in agriculture. Application available on Google Classrooms. Deadline to apply is June 1st.