Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation/TELS -HOPE with General Assembly Merit Scholarship (GAMS)

Students who qualify for the HOPE Scholarship can receive GAMS by earning a minimum 3.75 GPA and a 29 or above on the ACT (or SAT equivalent). The supplemental award is $500 per semester. Must be a Tennessee resident. For more information, visit www.tn.gov/collegepays.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
September 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Tennessee
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Tennessee
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Assistant Executive Director of Grant & Scholarship Programs
Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Address
Parkway Towers 404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1510
City, State, Zip
Nashville, TN , 37243-0820
Telephone
(615) 253-7453
E-mail
robert.biggers@tn.gov
Website
Website

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