Scholarships for Monroe County (TN) Residents

While many scholarships are based mainly on academic merit or financial need, some require that students live within a specific state or even particular area of a state. For Monroe County, Tenn., residents and those living in surrounding counties, there are several awards that contain residency requirements. These scholarships are funded primarily by private donors through community foundations, such as the East Tennessee Foundation and The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Scholarships offered through these organizations typically require that candidates live in one of the counties covered by that foundation. Requirements generally include attending a particular high school within the county. Some are awarded to students who are pursuing a particular field of study or planning to attend a specific Tennessee college or university. While some do not require specific GPAs, those that do usually look for students possessing a 2.5 - 3.0 average. Look deeper into these scholarships for Monroe County, Tenn., residents by referring to our list below.

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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Tennessee|Monroe, TN|
  • School (College): |Accredited Non-Proprietary College or University|Accredited Public or Private|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|Hiwassee College, Madisonville, TN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|High school graduate|
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The John D. Grubb and Louise G. Sumner Fund for Monroe County Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior or graduates of Monroe County High School. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and with minimum 2.5 GPA
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|
  • School (College): Attend an |Accredited Not-for-profit Program|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Public Health Professional|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to adult students who are pursuing a nursing career at accredited, not-for-profit nursing program.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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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  • 1,200
  • 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
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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
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|
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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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