The HOPE Scholarship is established and funded from the net proceeds of the state lottery and awarded to entering freshmen who are enrolled at an eligible postsecondary institution within sixteen (16) months after graduating from a TN eligible high school. Have been a Tennessee resident for one. The Tennessee HOPE Access Grant is established and funded from proceeds of the state lottery and awarded to entering freshmen who are enrolled at an eligible postsecondary institution within sixteen (16) months after graduating from a TN eligible high school.
Since 2004, the Tennessee Education Lottery has raised more than $5 billion for education, which has funded more than 1.3 million scholarships and grants. We are gathering stories from people who have a story to tell about their experience with the Lottery-funded awards program--and . Mar 27, 2015 · It is the adult corollary to Tennessee Promise, the state lottery-funded scholarship that gives any high school senior in the state two free years at a state community college. Both scholarships are part of Drive to 55, Haslam’s campaign to increase the percentage of adults with some kind of postsecondary degree to 55 percent.
Tennessee Scholarships. The rising costs of a college education aren’t slowing down and students across the country are looking for scholarships to ease their monetary concerns. Fortunately, plenty of them are available. Even students without straight-A report cards can find college funding. Students who don't take the traditional route to college also should be eligible for help from the lottery-funded scholarship program, Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen said.