A primary function of Volunteer State College Foundation is to increase the level of educational attainment by the citizens of northern middle Tennessee. To this end, the Foundation seeks funds for capital projects, academic program support, necessary operational expenses not covered by state or federal funding, and to provide scholarships. Currently, the Foundation offers more than 175 different annual and endowed scholarships.

Applying for Scholarships

One Scholarship Application will put you in the pool for all scholarships available as long as you meet the required criteria. Application Priority Dates are April 1st for Fall semester and November 1st for Spring semester.

The Office of Financial Aid supplies both online and printable versions of the scholarship application available on their Scholarships and Waivers page. To apply, select the online Scholarships Application for the appropriate year and submit your application electronically.

Please give as much information as you can so your application is complete. Incomplete applications only delay the process and your eligibility status. You can call Financial Aid at (615) 230 - 3456 if you have questions.

Federal Aid

Please visit the Financial Aid page on federal and state aid for more detailed information regarding Federal Aid.