Ned McWherter Scholars
Sponsored by: Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Applicant must be a United States citizen who is a Tennessee resident entering as a freshman student at an eligible Tennessee post-secondary institution as a full-time student. Applicant must have a minimum composite ACT score of 29 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1280) on a national test date with a minimum 3.5 unweighted GPA.Extra credit for honors or advanced placement courses and leadership in extracurricular activities. Award is highly competitive.
|Application Deadline||February 15|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Number of Applications||900|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Recipient must maintain a 3.2 GPA and full-time enrollment.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|