Scholarships for Knox County (TN) Residents

In addition to being home to the largest city in Tennessee, Knox County is also a great place to get an education. If you’re a Knox County resident looking for a way to pay for college, you may be eligible for one or more scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the East Tennessee Foundation, which administers several scholarships exclusively for Knox County residents as well as a number of others for residents of East Tennessee in general. Additionally, various scholarships are available from the many colleges within and around Knox County, such as Knoxville College, Crown College, Pellissippi State Technical Community College, the University of Tennessee, South College and Maryville College. Potential recipients will typically be required to meet a minimum grade point average, write an essay, obtain letters of recommendation or demonstrate a certain level of financial need. To find out more about scholarships for Knox County residents, keep reading below.

Showing 1-10 of 10 scholarships
key information
  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Knox, TN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Public College or University|
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This scholarship was started in 2015 to support graduating high school seniors from a Knox County, TN public high school. Applicant must be pursuing a degree in Computer Science at an accredited public four-year college or university within the United States.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Debbie Van Cleave Scholarship East Tennessee Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Johnson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Mcminn, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|Carter, TN|Hancock, TN|Hawkins, TN|Sullivan, TN|Unicoi, TN|Washington, TN|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private| in |Greene, TN|
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This scholarship is open to graduating high school senior, current college/university student, GED recipients, and returning adult students who plan to enroll in an accredited, not-for-profit public or private college/university or vocational, technical or trade school or program.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Cumberland, TN|Fentress, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Mcminn, TN|Meigs, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Pickett, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|
  • Organization: Boy Scouts of America (Club)
  • School (College): |Accredited Public College|Accredited Private College|Accredited University|
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The Lawrence Strader Boy Scouts of America Scholarship is established in 2010 to provide scholarship to members of Boy Scouts of America
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Grainger, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Roane, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|
  • Organization: Knoxville Track Club (Club)
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Not-for-profit|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to Graduating high school seniors who have participated in Knoxville Track Club and are planning to attend an accredited not-for-profit college or university.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Johnson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Mcminn, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|Carter, TN|Hancock, TN|Hawkins, TN|Sullivan, TN|Unicoi, TN|Washington, TX|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Greene, TN|
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Information Security|Computer Engineering|Cybersecurity|Cyber Science|
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The James K. Goldston INFOSEC Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior or currently enrolled college, university students. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and with minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details B&W Y-12 Scholarship East Tennessee Foundation
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  • 1,400
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Loudon, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Sevier, TN|
  • School (College): Attend |Roane State Community College, Harriman, TN|University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN|Pellissippi State Community College, Knoxville, TN|Walters State Community College, Morristown, TN|Tennessee Technological University (TN)|Maryville College (TN)|
  • Major: Study |Environmental Science|Science|Chemistry|Physics|Pre-Engineering|Biomedical Engineering|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating high school seniors who are planning to pursue a degree related to science at Roane State Community College, Pellissippi State Community College, Walters State Community College, Tennessee Technological University, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, or Maryville College.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Johnson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Mcminn, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|Carter, TN|Hancock, TN|Hawkins, TN|Sullivan, TN|Unicoi, TN|Washington, TN|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Greene, TN|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Tennessee (TN)|Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine (TN)|
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The Candace Mast Veterinary Scholarship was established to assist graduating female college senior student, current veterinary student, or returning adult student who studies veterinary medicine at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville or Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Knox, TN|
  • School (College): Attend a |State College or University|
  • Major: Study |History|English|
background
The scholarship was established to provide educational support to graduating seniors of Knox?County?high?school who are planning to pursue a degree in English?or?history at?an?Indiana?college?or?university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Tennessee|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Loudon, TN|
  • School (College): |Accredited Non-Proprietary College or University|Accredited Public or Private|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|Healthcare|
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The Gordon W. and Agnes P. Cobb Scholarship is awarded to a student from Blount, Loudon, or Knox County Tennessee. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical or health care related
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Gail Clay Scholarship East Tennessee Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Johnson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Mcminn, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|Carter, TN|Hancock, TN|Hawkins, TN|Sullivan, TN|Unicoi, TN|Washington, TN|
  • Employer: |University of Tennessee|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public| in |Greene, TN|
background
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating seniors or current college/university student who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited Tennessee public university or community college.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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