Tennessee Foster Child Tuition Grant
Sponsored by: Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
Applicant must be a foster child who has been in custody of the Tennessee Department of Children Services for at least one year after reaching 14 years of age; for at least one year after reaching age 14 and placed for adoption; or for at least one year after reaching age 14 and placed in permanent guardianship by the Tennessee Department of Children Services. Applicant must be eligible for the Tennessee HOPE Scholarship or HOPE Access Grant.
|Application Deadline||September 1 (fall semester); February 1 (spring semester)|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Award Coverage||Comprehensive Tuition|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Renewable if recipient maintains a 2.75 GPA at 24 attempted hours; a 3.0 GPA at 48, 72, or 96 attempted hours.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||yes|