Enrollment Deadlines for the Tennessee Promise Scholarship

Beginning Fall 2015, the Tennessee Promise (TNPromise) Scholarship will provide Tennessee May 2015 high school graduates the opportunity to attend Southwest for two years free of tuition and fees. TNPromise is both a last-dollar scholarship and mentoring program that will cover tuition and fees not covered by the Pell grant, the Hope scholarship, or the Tennessee Student Assistance Award Program (TSAA).

The enrollment period started August 18 for high school seniors and ends on November 1.

Important Dates To Remember – in order for students to participate in the program, they must meet several requirements and deadlines:

  • August 18 through November 1, 2014 - Apply to the Tennessee Promise program at www.tnpromise.gov/
  • By February 15, 2015 - Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov
  • For other requirements and deadlines, visit www.tnpromise.gov/

Increasing post-secondary education opportunities for Memphis area high school graduates will increase needed economic development opportunities for Memphis.