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Tennessee Promise



The Tennessee Promise is both a scholarship and mentoring program that began in the fall of 2015. It will provide students a last-dollar scholarship, meaning the scholarship will cover tuition and fees not covered by the Pell Grant, the HOPE scholarship, or TSAA. While removing the financial burden is key, a critical component of Tennessee Promise is the individual guidance each participant will receive from a mentor who will provide guidance and assistance as the student enters higher education. In addition, students will be required to complete 8 hours of community service per term enrolled, as well as maintain satisfactory academic progress (2.0 GPA).


Three simple steps to get the Tennessee Promise Scholarship:


1. Apply  By November 1:

    *Apply for the Tennessee Promise at www.TNPromise.gov and the local mentoring organization in your county will connect with you.


2. Complete By Spring:

    *Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by January 16.

    *Application for community or technical college by April 1st.

    *One MANDATORY mentoring meetings

          *April 10th @ 5:30


3. Enroll  By Fall

  *Enroll in a community or technical college

  *Complete 8 hours of community service