$2,746
Avg. Amount Awarded
Continuous
Application Deadline
1,639
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

Nontraditional students must be age 25 or older and be an entering freshman in an eligible post-secondary institution or have not been enrolled for at least two (2) years after last attending any post-secondary institution and is now enrolled at an eligible post-secondary institution. Student's and spouse's adjusted gross income must be $36,000 or less on IRS tax form. Students at four-year institutions and two-year institutions with on-campus housing: up to $1750 per full-time semester as a freshmen and sophomore; then up to $2,250 per full-time enrollment semester as a junior and senior. Students at two-year Institutions: up to $1,500 per full-time enrollment semester as a freshman and sophomore.

Amount Details

$4,500,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 25 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Tennessee
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Tennessee

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Contact Mr. Tim Phelps
Associate Executive Director, Grants and Scholarships
tim.phelps@tn.gov
Tel: 615-253-7441
Fax: 615-741-6101 Address Parkway Towers, 404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1510
Nashville, TN 37243-0820