Tennessee Teaching Scholars Program

🏆 Available: 148
💰 $5,000
⏳ 04/15

Last year this scholarship received 246 applicant(s). $610,000 was awarded to 132 applicant(s).

Scholarship Description

Forgivable loan for college juniors, seniors, and post baccalaureate candidates admitted to a teacher education program in Tennessee with a minimum GPA of 2.75. Students must commit to teach in a Tennessee public school one year for each year the award is received. Must be a U.S. citizen and resident of Tennessee. For more information, go to www.tn.gov/collegepays

Eligibility Requirements

  • 2.5 Minimum GPA
  • For residents of the following states: Tennessee
  • Type of institution award is open to: four-year college
  • Award is available to U.S. citizens

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Transcript required
  • Test scores required
  • Recommendations or references required

How To Apply

Online Email

Apply Online 🖨️ Print Scholarship

Share on WhatsApp

Donor: Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation

Created by the Tennessee General Assembly in 1974 as a non-profit corporation with the merging of the Tennessee Educational Loan Corporation and the Tennessee Tuition Grant Program, the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation (TSAC) administers over 20 different state student financial aid programs, including the HOPE scholarship, Tennessee Promise, Tennessee Reconnect, Tennessee Student Assistance Award, and the Dual Enrollment grant.