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Seniors! Please complete the following forms in order to help us prepare for graduation!

State Distinction (Due April 16th): https://forms.gle/mVZ7h2bJNQfr4KTq6

Scholarships (Due April 23rd) https://forms.gle/FWv8zPdCd2KwqGhw8



SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION


Upper East Tennessee Building Officials Association

Who: Seniors who have at least a 2.0GPA

Where: Trade School

Amount: $500

Deadline: April 26th, 2021

Application Information: Complete applications should be turned in to Mrs. Slagle prior to the deadline.

UETBOA Jeff Woods Scholarship Application 2021


Elizabeth Hickman-Katherine Kesner Elliot Alpha Alpha Recruitment Grant
Who: Seniors females interested in a career in education
Where: Not specified

Amount: $750
Deadline: May 1st, 2021

Application Information: Complete applications must be emailed to Karen Edmison at edmisonk@gmail.com prior to the deadline. Application attached.

The Elizabeth Hickman Recruitment Grant


Fab 5 Scholarship in Memory of Jena Rickard

Who: Senior female  who has participated in varsity basketball, softball and/or soccer

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 23rd, 2021

Additional Information: Complete application must be turned in to Mrs. Slagle by 2:30pm on the day of the deadline.  Application attached. 

Fab 5 Application


Catherine B. Faucette Scholarship

Who: Seniors interested in pursuing a career in education

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 23rd, 2021

Additional Details: Applications must be submitted to Mrs. Slagle by 2:30pm the day of the deadline.  Application attached. 

PTA Council Catherine B. Faucette Scholarship Application


PTA Council Trade School Scholarship

Who: Seniors

Where: TCAT or other school to earn a trade certificate

Amount: $500

Deadline: April 23rd, 2021

Additional Information: Applications and supporting materials should be emailed to Brittany Slagle at slagleb@btcs.org

PTA Council Trade Scholarship Application



Anderson PTA Scholarship

Who: Seniors who attended Anderson Elementary

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college, university or trade school

Amount: $500

Deadline: April 29th, 2021

Additional Information: Complete applications are due TYPED or emailed to Mrs. Slagle by 2:30pm the day of the deadline. Late applications will not be considered. Application attached.

Anderson PTA Scholarship




PTSA Turtleson Scholarship

Who: Seniors

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 30th, 2021

Additional Information: Applications should include the following:

  • A  resume detailing accomplishments and accolades 
  • A 5oo word essay addressing the topic of "What Tennessee High Means to You." This essay can detail how THS has shaped you to be who you are today or can detail your experiences up to this point. 
  • A copy of their acceptance letter to the college they will be attending in the fall.

 




Maurine Hawkins Scholarship

Who: Seniors

Where: Carson-Newman, Union University, or UT-Knoxville

Amount: See below.

Deadline: April 16th, 2021

Additional Details: THS is pleased to announce the E. Maurine Hawkins Scholarship which is given in memory of Mrs. Hawkins who was a teacher at THS. Although the value of the scholarship is to be announced after Awards Day, in the past it has been worth a significant amount of money, and it is renewable for 4 years. This scholarship will go to a THS student. To apply for this scholarship, you must attend the University of Tennessee - Knoxville, Union University, or Carson-Newman University. The scholarship committee will select the recipient based on the criteria of extracurricular involvement, academic achievement, and financial need. Applications and supporting materials are due to Brittany Slagle by the deadline above. You may submit all materials in one email to slagleb@btcs.org. I will attach a transcript for you.

Maurine Hawkins Scholarship Application



Andrew & Davis Cuddy Memorial Scholarship

Who: Seniors

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college, university or trade school

Amount: $3,000

Deadline: April 1st, 2021

Additional Information: Paper copies of the application can be found in the Counseling Office on the Scholarship Board. Please return the application along with supporting materials to Mrs. Slagle in the Counseling Office by 2:30pm on the day of the deadline.

Andrew Davis Cuddy Memorial Scholarship Application



Shelter Insurance Scholarship - Brad Arnold

Who: Seniors

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: March 31st, 2021

Additional Information: Scholarship applications must be returned to Mrs. Slagle in the Counseling Office by 2:30pm on the day of the deadline. If you would like to email your application to slagleb@btcs.org that is fine too! Be sure it is emailed prior to 2:30pm. Applications arriving late will not be accepted.

Additional Info
Shelter Application - Brad Arnold


Shelter Insurance Scholarship - Justin Horne

Who: Seniors

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: March 31st, 2021

Additional Information: Scholarship applications must be returned to Mrs. Slagle in the Counseling Office by 2:30pm on the day of the deadline. If you would like to email your application to slagleb@btcs.org that is fine too! Be sure it is emailed prior to 2:30pm. Applications arriving late will not be accepted.

Additional Information
Shelter Application - Justin Horne




Jeff Byrd Exceeding Expectations Scholarship

Who: Seniors with a 2.5 GPA

Where: ETSU, King University, Emory & Henry College, Milligan College, National College, Northeast State or Virginia Highlands Community College

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 28th, 2021

Additional Information: Application can be found below or a paper copy can be picked up from the Scholarship Board in the Counseling Office. Complete applications should be mailed to the address indicated on the application by the deadline above.

Jeff Byrd 2021 Scholarship Application.docx


Shepherd Scholarship

Who: Seniors with a 3.8 GPA or higher

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university in the US

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: April 19th, 2021

Additional Information: Complete application must be turned into Mrs. Slagle by the end of the school day. Applications should include a detailed resume, 2 letters of recommendation, a copy of your transcript and test scores, a copy of your acceptance letter and your Student Aid Report from your FAFSA.


Hampton Scholarship

Who: Seniors with a 3.8 GPA or higher

Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university in the US

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: April 19th, 2021

Additional Information: Complete application must be turned into Mrs. Slagle by the end of the school day. Applications should include a detailed resume, 2 letters of recommendation, a copy of your transcript and test scores, a copy of your acceptance letter and your Student Aid Report from your FAFSA.


Louie Family Foundation Scholarship

Who: Seniors whose parent/guardian is a US veteran or currently serving in the US military
Amount: $4,000
Where: Any college/university in the US
Deadline: March 15th, 2021
Additional Information: Family must demonstrate financial need. Student must be a first time college student. GPA must be a 3.7 or higher with an ACT score of 27 or higher. The application can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10179/louie_family_foundation_scholarships_scholarship.php


 USFCU Scholarship

Who: Seniors
Where: Any 2 or 4 year college/university or seminary
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 12th, 2021
Additional Information: Please complete the attached application. All materials have to be postmarked by the deadline in order to be considered for the scholarship. (Application attached to this email)
USFCU Scholarship App.pdf


FEEA Scholarship

Who: Seniors whose parents/guardians are employed by the United States Postal Service
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 25th, 2021
Additional Information: Application can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9760/feea_scholarships.scholarship.php


No Essay YDI Scholarship
Who: Students 16 years of age or older that is also a US citizen
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $2,222
Deadline: March 29th, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15589/no_essay_scholarship_scholarships.php


 NC Scholarships

Who: Seniors
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31st, 2021
Additional Information: Application can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/18358/nc/scholarship_Scholarships.php


 SP High School Scholarship

Who: Seniors
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: March 31st, 2021
Additional Information: Application can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14870/sp_high_school_scholarship_scholarships.php


 American Nuclear Society Scholarship

Who: Senior who has enrolled full-time in a science, technology, engineering or math program with an interest in working in nuclear science and technology
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 1st, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9785/american_nuclear_society_scholarship_scholarships.php


 Lockheed Martin STEP Scholarship

Who: Seniors enrolling in any of the following majors: Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Physics
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1st, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15802/lockheed_martin_stem_scholarship_Scholarships.php


 Heavy Equipment Parts Express Scholarship

Who: Student at least 16 years of age or older
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1st, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/16242/he_parts_express_scholarship_scholarship.php


 Scott and Kim Verplank Foundation Scholarship

Who: Senior who has been diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes with a 3.0 GPA or higher
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: April 15th, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10956/scott_and_kim_verplank_foundation_scholarship_scholarships.php


 Intertech Foundation STEP Scholarship

Who: Seniors with a 3.3 GPA or higher who plan to study computer science
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $2,500

Deadline: April 15th, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10816/intertech_foundation_stem_scholarship_scholarships.php


 National Dairy Shrine Scholarship

Who: Senior planning to major is Dairy/Animal Science
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $3,000

Deadline: April 15th, 2021

Additional Information: Applications can be found here:  https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12541/national_dairy_shrine_scholarships_scholarship.php


 ETEAC Engineering Scholarship

Who: Seniors who plan to earn a degree in engineering
Where: This scholarship is applicable to most engineering programs in the US
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 23rd, 2021
Additional Information: See the attachment below for application information. Complete applications must be sent to Kaitlin.seay@eastman.com and julie.little@eastman.com via email by the deadline.
ETEAC Scholarship Application.pdf


 VSA Emerging Young Artists Program

Who: Students 16 years of age or older with a documented disability outlined by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $20,000
Deadline: April 28th, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/18145/vsa_emerging_young_artists_program_scholarship.php


 Kochhar and Co. Scholarship

Who: Seniors with a 2.5 GPA or higher
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $1,000

Deadline: April 30th, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/18145/18163/kochhar_co_scholarship_scholarships.php


 Review It Scholarship

Who: Seniors with a 2.5 GPA or higher
Where: Any US college/university
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 15th, 2021
Additional Information: Applications can be found here: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/18145/13677/review_it_scholarship_scholarships.php


 Hart Sisters Nursing Scholarship 

Who: 1 Senior Female interested in pursuing a career in Nursing
Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 12, 2021
Additional Information: Scholarship requires a 250 – 500 word essay describing the intent to enter the nursing professions. Please address what this scholarship would mean to you and why you have chosen nursing as a career. With your application, please include a resume listing extracurricular activities, examples of leadership and community service. You’ll also need two letters of recommendations from two teachers emailed to Mrs. Slagle before the due date. 3.5 GPA and financial need required. Once you have compiled all of your application materials, please email them to Mrs. Slagle at slagleb@btcs.org.  

Hart Sisters Scholarship 2021 Application


 BTVAR Believing in Home Ownership Scholarship 

Who: Seniors
Where: Any 2 or 4 year college or university
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31st, 2021
Additional Information: A complete application (attached) is required to be considered for this scholarship. Applicant must also write a 500-word essay addressing the topic of “What Home Ownership Means to Me.”  Complete applications and essays must be mailed to: 

Bristol TN/VA Association of REALTORS
1203 Edgemont Avenue
Bristol, TN 37620 

Or emailed to info@btvar.com.

 BTVAR Scholarship Application 2021

 


 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Seniors: Don't forget your Transcript!

Remember to complete a transcript request once you finish your college applications.

 



October 1, 20202021-2022 FAFSA opens for completion at www.fafsa.gov

November 2, 2020- Class of 2021 TN Promise applicants can begin volunteering the required 8 community service hours.

February 1, 2021
- TN Promise FAFSA completion deadline. Students can begin completing the 2021-2022 FAFSA October 1, 2020 at 
www.fafsa.gov. The 2021-2022 FAFSA will be based on 2019 tax information.

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The Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) is one of the most important pieces to your college selection process. 

You NEED to fill out your FAFSA in order to receive Federal Aid and/or Scholarships. You can start filling out the FAFSA for the 2021-2022 school year on OCTOBER 1st, 2020.

Click on the link to head over to the 
FAFSA Website.