Financial Aid - Scholarships

The 2023-24 Northeast State General Scholarship Application is now available with a submission deadline of March 1, 2023.  The Northeast State General Scholarship Application serves as the one application for the following programs:
Northeast State Foundation Scholarships (visit and select “List of Northeast State Foundation Scholarships” to view individual scholarships)
Academic Work Scholarships 
Educational Access and Diversity Scholarships
Special Scholarship Programs
Tennessee Promise and Tennessee Reconnect Scholarship recipients who apply for Northeast State Scholarships may be eligible to receive additional funding through the general scholarship program to help cover book and attendance costs.
The Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts wishes to award $600 scholarships to graduating seniors who plan to major in Agriculture and pursue a career in this field. The applicants must be accepted to a Tennessee public University.  We are requesting that the student attach a copy of their high school transcript to the application, along with a completed application.  Letters of recommendation are also acceptable.
The student is to return the completed application to your office, and it should then be forwarded to our office postmarked no later than February 10, 2023.
Send application and documentation to:
TACD Memorial Scholarship
c/o Danielle Rogers
Tipton County SCD
2043 Highway 51 South
Covington, TN 38019
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Essay Contest
Award: $75 - $250 (Four essays selected by D-B will be entered for the scholarship)
Eligibility:  All Tennessee middle school and high school students, public and private, (grades 6– 12) are eligible. 
Essay Topic: What is a challenge you have overcome and how did you grow from this experience?
Deadline to submit essay and cover sheet downloads to Mrs. Daffron [email protected] in Counseling: February 20th
Junior League of Kingsport Community Service Scholarship
Each year, the Junior League of Kingsport's Community Service Scholarship Award program provides a $1,000 scholarship to a young woman who meets the following criteria:
1) Currently enrolled as a senior in a public or private high school in the Kingsport/Sullivan County area or enrolled in a licensed home schooling program within this area.
2) Commitment to volunteerism through an outstanding record of participation and leadership in service-oriented activities.
3) Consistent record of academic achievement within a challenging curriculum. A copy of transcripts is required.
Download a paper application to mail to the Junior League.  Application and transcript can be mailed to Junior League of Kingsport - Scholarship Committee 418 Shelby Street, Kingsport, TN 37660.
DEADLINE: Submitted online or postmarked by March 1st
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Marjorie Watson Mathematics Scholarship
Award: $5,000
Eligibility: Freshman at UT Chatanooga majoring in mathematics
Deadline: March 15th
Horatio Alger Scholarships for Juniors
Award: Varies
Eligibility: high school junior, planning to attend college and obtain a bachelor's degree, financial need, involvement in school and community, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, GPA 2.0 or higher, US Citizenship
Deadline: March 15, 2023
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
Award: $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
Scholarship Deadline:  June 10, 2023.
Application Process: Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site:
Full details are available on their site.
BigSun Scholarship
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. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in or what their capacity in that sport is.
Deadline - June 19, 2023
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 to learn how to apply.
NROTC National Scholarship
Award: Full tuition at one of the listed colleges or universities. All mandatory fees imposed by the School on all full-time undergraduate students. Stipend for text books. Provide uniforms and Naval Science textbooks. Three summer cruises. Subsistence allowance each academic month.
For more information contact Petty Officer Pulman at [email protected]

Academic Common Market

Is a degree program you’d like to pursue not available in your state? Is out-of state tuition a barrier to a major offered at a college in another state? Looking for options with lower tuition?

Study in a specialized field at an out-of-state college.
Pay in-state tuition rates.

To qualify, you must: