Tennessee Promise Program

Tennessee Promise offers two years of tuition-free community or technical college to Tennessee high school graduates beginning with the Class of 2015.
 

Tennessee Promise is a last-dollar scholarship, meaning it will cover college costs not met from Pell, HOPE, or TSAA.

For more information please visit these sites:

 

Tennessee Promise

Higher Education Snapshot for Trousdale County

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Student Checklist

 

Become a Mentor




Or talk to Sandra Taylor, High School Guidance Counselor.    sandrataylor@tcschools.org  

615-374-2201



 

 

 

Five steps  to receive the Tennessee Promise scholarship:

 

 

1. Apply

By November 1:

Apply for the Tennessee Promise scholarship at www.TNPromise.gov. A local partnering organization will contact you to help you complete your Tennessee Promise requirements.

 

 

2. File

By February 15:

File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid

(FAFSA) on www.fafsa.gov.

 

 

3. Meet

In the Spring:

Meet your college mentor and attend two mandatory meetings held by your local partnering organization.

 

 

4. Submit

In the Spring:

Submit a college application and enroll in an eligible college program.

 

 

5. Serve

 

In the Summer:

Complete your first 8 hours of community service.