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Helping Heroes Grant


Provides assistance to Tennessee veterans who have been awarded the Iraq Campaign Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, or Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal (on or after 9/11/01) and who meet eligibility requirements for the program. Award is $1,000 per semester for 12 or more semester hours or $500 for 6-11 semester hours. For more information, visit http://www.TN.gov/collegepays.

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  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Tennessee
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  • Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service

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Contact Ms. Jana McCall
Program Coordinator
Tel: 615-253-7466 Address Parkway Towers
404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1510
Nashville, TN 37243