TNP Checklist

November 1st

Complete TN Promise application

Fall Semester

Attend first meeting with Ayers counselor

The Ayers Foundation office located in the High School


Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opens

April 1st

Apply to an eligible TN Promise institution

Eligible Institutions

Complete the FAFSA by April 15th

Spring Semester

Attend second meeting with Ayers Counselor

The Ayers Foundation office located in the High School

May 1st

Submit all requested admissions documents to anticipated college

Check your university email for updates

July 1st

Complete and submit 8 hours of community service

Submit at


Complete Financial Aid verification (if selected)

Complete through Financial Aid Office


Ensure your college is listed on your TSAC portal and FAFSA

TSAC Portal Instructions


Enroll as full-time student at a TN Promise eligible institution

Eligible Institutions


Check your email for updates from The Ayers Foundation and your college of choice


Stay in touch with your Ayers Counselors for deadlines/changes