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Tennessee HOPE Scholarship

This award is available to Tennessee high school seniors who are planning to attend an eligible postsecondary institution in Tennessee. The student must have a weighted grade point average of 3.0 or higher and a 980 or higher SAT (math and critical reading only) or 21 or higher ACT score.

Total: $6750 Awards:  47000
Deadline:  September 1
2020

Tennessee HOPE Foster Child Tuition Grant

This award is available to Tennessee residents who are planning to attend an eligible postsecondary institution in Tennessee. Students must be a foster child and meet the high school requirements for the Tennessee HOPE scholarship or the Tennessee HOPE Access grant.

Total: $2763 Awards:  30
Deadline:  September 1
2020

Tennessee HOPE Access Grant

This award is available to Tennessee high school seniors who are planning to attend an eligible postsecondary institution in Tennessee. The student must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher and a SAT score or 860-970 or an ACT score of 18-20. The student's parents' (or independent student's and spouse's) adjusted gross income must be $36,000 or less.

Total: $2750 Awards:  735
Deadline:  September 1
2020

Tennessee General Assembly Merit Scholarship

This award is available to Tennessee high school seniors who are planning to attend an eligible postsecondary institution in Tennessee. The student must have a grade point average of 3.75 or higher and a 1280 or higher SAT (math and critical reading only) or 29 or higher ACT score.

Total: $1500 Awards:  5300
Deadline:  September 1
2020

Tennessee Dual Enrollment Grant

This award is for Tennessee high school juniors or seniors who are participating in a dual enrollment program with an eligible Tennessee postsecondary institution.

Total: $1200 Awards:  17800
Deadline:  September 15
2020

SREB Doctoral Dissertation Scholarship for Tennessee Residents

This scholarship is available for minority students who are residents of Tennessee. Applicants must be working on a doctoral dissertation at one of the following institutions: Meharry Medical College, Tennessee State University, Tennessee Technological University, Vanderbilt University, University of Memphis, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Total: $20000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  March 31

James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program - High School Seniors

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who plan to attend an HBCU (Historically Black College/University) and have a career in the sciences. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and an ACT score of 21 or higher or an SAT score of 1150 or higher.

Total: $1875 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 02

James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program - Undergraduate Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who are enrolled at an HBCU (Historically Black College/University) pursuing an undergraduate degree in the sciences with the intention of pursuing that discipline as a career. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1875 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 02

Dr. Richard Forrest and Ella Dudney Kelsey Memorial Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is available to U.S. high school seniors graduating from Collierville High School in Shelby County, Tenn. The applicant must plan to become a professional educator or pursue a career in the medical field.

Total: $1500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  February 15

Keisha M. Michael Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to African-American high school seniors who reside in New Castle County, Delaware, and have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Students must plan to attend a Historically Black College or University (HBCU); community and church service will be considered in selection.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 15

Albert Morgan, Jr. and Olivia E. Morgan Scholarship

This scholarship is open to high school seniors who attend a Forsyth County (NC) high school and plan to attend an HBCU to major in education or hospitality. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and demonstrate financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 01

Salem Lodge #139/Robert A. Miller Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to African-American high school seniors who attend Forsyth County (NC) high schools and plan to attend a Historically Black College/University (HBCU). Students must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher and demonstrate financial need; merit and need are equally weighted.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 01