Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation/TELS - Tennessee HOPE Scholarship

Students must achieve a minimum 3.0 GPA or 21 or above on the ACT to qualify for the scholarship. Award amount is $1,750 for per semester at four-year institutions and $1,500 per semester at two-year institutions for entering freshmen who first received HOPE in fall and thereafter. Award amount is $2,000 per semester at four-year institutions and $1,000 per semester at two-year institutions for students who first received HOPE between fall 2009 and summer 2015. Must be a Tennessee resident attending an eligible postsecondary institution in Tennessee. For more information, visit http://www.TN.gov/CollegePays.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,000 - $6,000
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
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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