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http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ -FAFSA
https://secure.collegefortn.org/- College for TN (Academic/Financial/Career Planning)
http://www.onetonline.org O-Net Career Exploration
http://www.collegeboard.org/ - College Board (College Readiness) http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com
http://www.act.org/- ACT http://www.college-scholarships.com
http://www.compasstestprep.com/ - ACT prep <
http://www.ibo.org/- International Baccalaureate www.scholarships.com -Free scholarship search engine
http://www.tn.gov/collegepays/- TN Financial Aid http://www.collegescholarships.org/ - scholarship search
http://www.planningyourdreams.org/- College and Career Planning http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/- scholarship
http://www.fastweb.com/- scholarship search http://www.studentscholarships.org/- scholarship search
Hope Scholarship information http://www.iseek.org/careers/clusterSurvey - iSeek Career Cluster Survey
www.36university.com - ACT prep http://www.mynextmove.org/explore/ip - My Next Move Interest Profiler
http://ohsactprep.weebly.com/ -OHS ACT prep
 
text TENN to 646-490-9477 or sign up online at CollegePoint.info- FREE college advising to high-achieving students from low- and moderate-income families

http://www.bestschools.com/online-colleges-in-tennessee/
http://www.bestschools.com/financial-aid-guide-online-students/
http://www.bestschools.com/online-college-costs/
 
 https://myscholly.com/: Scholarship search 
 
 
 
College and Scholarship Information
 

Week of August 5, 2016

DAR offers several different scholarships that any students can enter, as well as one specifically for American Indians.
http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships

Scholarships | Daughters of the American Revolutionwww.dar.org NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.

http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/american-indian

 

Week of August 15, 2016

National Society Daughters of the American  Revolution

American Indian Scholarship information and application link listed at bottom of page

Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship information and application link listed at bottom of page

 

Week of August 26, 2016

 ACT Prep on Saturdays at MTSU starting Sept. 17th. Students can register at MLKScholarship.com, click Application, then click the ILEAD ACT Prep button.  The $75.00 donation is required.

 

http://www.scarlettfoundation.org/Scholarships/

 

Week of September 5, 2016

Attention high school seniors:
Are you active in your community?
Have you led a project that benefits others?
Have you overcome personal challenges?

Visit www.axa.com/achievers to learn more and apply online.

 

Tn Tech Army ROTC Scholarship information link listed at bottom of page

 

RJ Hill Consulting Scholarship information link listed at bottom of page

 

Week of September 12, 2016

 

American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program information link listed at bottom of page

 

http://www.scarlettfoundation.org/Scholarships/

 

Week of September 19, 2016 

B. Davis Scholarship http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm 

 

Week of September 26, 2016

 

College Fair and Leadership Expo information link listed at bottom of page

 

Week of October 10, 2016

 

Nashville Sounds Foundation Scholarship 2017 information link listed below

 

Elks Scholarships

Trade Scholarship
The Trade Scholarship is an innovative scholarship intended to help those students that are often overlooked for financial aid. The Trade Scholarship is for graduating seniors as well as non-traditional students (those changing career fields or those needing additional education to progress in their current career) who will be pursuing a trade or certificate program.
Applications must be submitted to the Local Lodges on or before January 31, 2017. Judging at local lodges must be completed and the top 4 applicants submitted to State Chair, Andi Birdsong, on or before March 31, 2017
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 Nursing Scholarship
The Nursing Scholarship program was selected as the major project for the Tennessee Elks Association in 1956 as a means to relieve a critical shortage of nurses in Tennessee. The need for nursing scholarships is just as important. Each year the Tennessee Elks continue to fund varying levels of scholarships to students. This program is administered by the Tennessee Elks Benevolent Trust (TEBT).
Nursing scholarship application forms are distributed to Tennessee Elks Lodges in early October. The local Lodges then distribute them to high school counselors, colleges and hospitals within the jurisdiction of each Lodge to be used by individuals pursuing a 4-year degree in the nursing field. Applications must be submitted to the Lodges as indicated on the application forms—usually in January. After judging at the local and state levels, winners are notified in April or May. In managing the scholarships, awards are paid directly to the student’s school of choice. The student then may draw against an account for allowable expenses such as tuition, books, lab fees and dormitory expense.
For more information, contact your local Elks Lodge.
To apply for a nursing scholarship, click on the document below, complete the requirements and deliver the application and supporting materials to your local Elks Lodge.
Nursing Scholarship Application  Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Since 1931, the Elks National Foundation has helped thousands of students who need financial assistance fulfill their dreams of attending college. Most Valuable Student scholars are outstanding students who are at or near the top of their classes, active in their schools and communities and recognized as leaders by their peers.
The ENF awards $2.44 million annually in MVS scholarships to 500 high school seniors nationwide. The first and second place awards are among the largest scholarships provided by any major fraternal or service organization.
ELIGIBILITY: Any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen may apply for an MVS scholarship. Applications will be judged on:

  • SCHOLARSHIP
  • LEADERSHIP
  • FINANCIAL NEED

APPLICATIONS: Available OnLine September 1, 2016.
For details, visit enf.elks.org/mvs, contact your local Elks Lodge by visiting www.elks.org/lodges
DEADLINE: Applications must be submitted OnLine on or before November 30, 2016. Applications will be assigned to the Elks Lodge nearest to the student’s permanent U.S. residence, regardless of distance. The selection begins at the local Lodge level and continues through State and National judging

 

Wace Co-op Scholarship program link listed at bottom of page

 

Suntrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes: suntrusteducation.com/scholarshipsweepstakes

 

 

Week of October 24, 2016

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. 
Deadline - June 19, 2017

Amount of Award - $500.00

The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..

Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

 

 

MTSU: Mary Neal Alexander Scholarship and Christine & Roddy Memorial Scholarship information link listed at bottom of page

 

 

Week of October 31, 2016

 

Nashville Central High School Alumni Association Scholarship information link listed at bottom of page

 

https://thebonnercenter.box.com/s/7x88okjf44oc04o667hm1rpx98m9yh2o - Carson-Newman University Scholarship information

 

 

Week of November 7, 2016

Plumlee Scholarship information link listed at bottom of page

 

www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders

 

 

Week of November 14, 2016

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is now available at www.jackierobinson.org.  The JRF application is the vehicle through which more than 3,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson. The deadline to submit the application for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is February 15, 2017 by 5:00 pm ET.

 

Every year, the Nashville Predators Foundation gives out the Jack Diller Education Award to four student residing within the Nashville and Middle Tennessee area.  All high schools within this vicinity are encouraged to nominate two male and two female students for this prestigious college award.  Each recipient will receive a scholarship in the amount of $2,500.All the information and requirements for this scholarship can be found on our website:www.nashvillepredators.com/dilleraward

 

Carson Newman University:

Admissions Office Contact Info- (865) 471 3223

Scholarships for students involved in service (Bonner Scholars, Eagle Engage, and Faith & Justice Scholars). Application priority deadline is December 2. www.cn.edu/bonner

Competitive program- specific scholarships (atheltics, art, band, music, cheer, dance, chemistry, film, forensics, honors, and theatre). Students interested should contact admitme@cn.edu.

 

 

Week of November 28, 2016

NATIONAL PANHELLENIC CONFERENCE FOUNDATION

NASHVILLE AREA PANHELLENIC ALUMNAE ASSOCIATION

Women’s Scholarship Application Guidelines information link listed at bottom of page or see website www.nashvillepanhellenic.org

 

The Law Office of Gatti, Keltner, Bienvenu & Montesi in Memphis is offering a $2,500 scholarship for 2017. It will be awarded to a student from Tennessee that has been accepted to or have an active enrollment in undergrad school. There are more details about the scholarship and its qualifications in the link www.gkbm.com/montesi-scholarship/

 

 

Week of December 5, 2016

  The application process is now open for the 7th annual Cornerstone Financial Credit Union Scholarship Program, December 1,    2016 through March 1, 2017. College-bound high school seniors in Davidson, Dickson, Montgomery, Rutherford, Sumner and    Williamson Counties, as well as Tennessee residents with a parent or guardian who is a Cornerstone member can apply. We will  select one $5000 scholarship winner and 20 $1000 scholarship winners. Qualifying students may apply now here. For more information,  find our FAQs here or call or call (855) 670-ISTS.
 
 
The 2017 Richard Siegel Foundation Scholarship guidelines and application are attached below.  The deadline for application is close of business day (5pm) on March 10, 2017. 
 
 
Week of December 12, 2016
2017 Juneteenth Global Black history Bowl (Information link at bottom of page)
 
 
Week of January 4, 2017
INVITATION TO HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS FAFSA FRENZY EVENT AT GCI'S MURFREESBORO & MCMINNVILLE CAMPUSES AND TCI IN COLUMBIA ON THURS, JAN 12, 2017 ~ 4 TO 7 PM. Flyers below.
 
 
Week of January 9, 2017
http://mlkscholarship.com/ - Dr. Martin Luther King Scholarship information and application
 
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 10th year.
 We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
 Scholarship Deadline   -  June 12, 2017.
 Application Process
Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
 
 
Redstone Federal Credit Union Scholarships flyer listed below
 
Sheltia S Murray Scholarship information listed below and also can be found at www.murrayscholarship.org
 

The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship doesn’t require a high GPA, but rather focuses on students who are leaders and volunteers in their communities and demonstrate financial need.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a 2017 graduating high school senior.
  • High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA between a 2.5 and 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Plan to enroll full-time for the 2017-18 academic year at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university or vocational-technical school.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen

https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/statefarmgoodneighborscholarship/

The deadline is March 1, 2017 or the first 700 submitted applications.

Tell your students to apply today for the State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship program!

Scholarship America
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082

 

 

 

Week of January 16, 2017

Middle TN Association of Realtors Scholarship link listed below

 

Dorothy L. Stevens Memorial Scholarship link listed below

 

The Upper Cumberland Angus Association presents up to four $2,000.00 scholarships to incoming freshmen or enrolled students with a passion for agriculture and animal husbandry. Link listed below.

 

 

 

Week of January 23, 2017

Student View Scholarship 2017 link listed below

 

RCS SRO Scholarships for University Studies and Community College/Vocational Studies link listed below

 

 

Week of January 30, 2017

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee's Scholarship Application  http://www.cfmt.org/request/scholarships/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Click%20Now%20for%20Scholarship%20Info&utm_campaign=Scholarship

 

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship information link listed below

 

The Minuteman Scholarship information listed below

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Pi Nu Omega Chapter 2017 Scholarship application link listed below

 

 

Week of February 13, 2017

Murfreesboro Credit Bureau Scholarship link listed below

 

JPJ Scholarship Fund information listed below

 

 

Week of February 21, 2017

See your counselor for information regarding the Shepherd Scholarship Foundation (recommended for top 10 percent of graduating class). Deadline May 1.

 

https://www.redfcu.org/about/scholarship/

 

 

Week of February 27, 2017

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Scholarship link listed below

 

http://celebrasianconference.com/scholarships

 

Scholarship Provider: The Taco Bell Foundation

 Eligibility: Students aged between 16 - 24 years (U.S.)                                          

 Application Deadline: May 12, 2017

 Award: $1 million to 100 young adults

 Application Link: Taco Bell Foundation’s Live Mas Scholarship

 

 

Week of March 6, 2017

UTM Communication Scholarship information listed below

 

See your counselor for Wofford Scholars Program information (Current juniors, top 10%, 28 PLAN or ACT, Early Decision or Action, leadership)

 

Middle Tennessee Network Association (MTNA) MTSU Alumni Scholarship information listed below

 

 

Week of March 13, 2017

 JLM Horizons Scholarship Application https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfVD6Fqp5Hq9v7vpz1xN9TDUNMAZ4Gj7xM7vpsHK5E0A3XgxQ/viewform

 

 

Week of March 20, 2017

Scholarships from studentscholarships.org link listed below

 

TN Tech ROTC Alumni Association scholarship link below

 

 

Week of April 3, 2017

Sigma Phi Epsilon UTK Balanced Man Scholarship information listed below

$2,000 Get a Boost Scholarship page https://www.blacknote.com/scholarship

REA scholarship information listed below

 

 

Week of April 24, 2017

Textbook Brokers Textbook Scholarships link listed below

Mitsui USA Scholarship link listed below