Additional Scholarships

TN Promise is a last- dollar scholarship that will fund your mandatory fees and tuition. Any individual class fees and books, you will be responsible for. Below you will find a list of outside scholarships that are available through your institutions and can help fund those extra costs! Take advantage of these opportunities!

School Related Scholarship Information:

Jackson State Community College

Columbia State Community College

Nashville State Community College

Dyersburg State Community College

Pellissippi State Community College

Roane State Community College

Walters State Community College

Northeast State Community College

Chattanooga State Community College

Cleveland State Community College

Motlow State Community College

Volunteer State Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College

Many universities have endowed scholarships available by a separate application once the student has been accepted to the school. Once admitted to a college, be sure to check your college email address provided by the school weekly for updates. Reach out to your Ayers counselor to check school eligibility.

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Local Scholarship Information

Decatur County

Lawrence County

Lexington High School

Perry County

Scotts Hill

Unicoi County

Outside Scholarship Information:

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans Scholarship Opportunities

Hagen Scholarship Foundation

Dixie Youth Baseball and Softball Scholarship

The Gates Scholarship


Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarship Opportunities

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

College Board

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       Hispanic Scholarship Fund

GMiS Stem Scholarship

 Hispanic Scholarship Consortium Scholars Program

Latinos In Technology Scholarship 

LULAC National Scholarship Fund

Guide to Scholarships for Future Teachers

Make sure you are keeping up with the application deadlines for these, as they may all be different!