This grant is for foster children who were in the custody of the Tennessee Department of Children's Services: 1) for at least one year after reaching fourteen years of age; 2) for at least one year after reaching fourteen years of age and placed for adoption by the Department of Children's Services or one of its adoption contract agencies and the adoption was finalized; or 3) for at least one year and placed in permanent guardianship by the Department of Children's Services after reaching fourteen years of age. Applicants must meet the high school requirements for the Tennessee HOPE scholarship or Tennessee HOPE Access grant (minumum weighted 2.75 GPA and a 18-20 ACT or 860-970 SAT (1300 three-score equivalent))and be admitted to an eligible postsecondary institution.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.