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Financial Aid / Scholarships

Eastman Black History Oratorical Contest
Eligibility: 9-12 grade students in Northeast Tennessee or Southwest Virginia, submit 3-5 page essay discussing an acknowledged African-American STEAM contributor.
Award: 1st place - $1,000, 2nd place - $500, 3rd place - $300, 4th and 5th place - $250
Deadline: Friday, November 16
Submission form is available at and in the Counseling office Scholarship box.
Kenneth P. and Maxine Fox Scholarship 
The Fox Scholarship is awarded each year to an eligible foster child and/or an eligible birth/adopted child of a TFACA member.
ELIGIBILITY: child in the custody of Tennessee DCS living in a Resource Home, group Home, Independent Living Placement or other approved placement or the birth/adopted child of a TFACA member.  Provide proof of acceptance into a college, university, or trade/vocational school.  Submit the application and three letters of recommendation.
Application is available at
Deadline: August 1st 
Appalachian Fair's Fairest of the Fair Pageant
Award: $2,500 
Application and rules are available at or by contacting the Fair Office at 423-477-3211
Deadline: August 9th


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