About Tennessee Scholars

  • Adds Value to a Diploma!! 

    What is Tennessee Scholars?

    It is a workforce development, rewards and incentives HONOR for students who graduate high school with the required courses and additional expectations of attendance, discipline, and volunteer service. It is open to all students who qualify.

    What are the benefits?

    Tennessee Scholars requirements are the minimum requirements one needs to prepare for college and career. The benefits are scholarships to many Universities, job preferential hiring, recognition at graduation, obtaining the distinction of being a scholar that will be on your permanent record for the rest of your life.  Participating Universities on the website.


    How do you become a Tennessee Scholar?

    • Apply through your school counselor
    • Complete all of the requirements for Tennessee Scholars
    • Counselor verifies information and sends information to State

    Tennessee Scholars Supports Tennessee Promise

    Tennessee Scholars is the preparation.

    Tennessee Promise is the funding for tuition


  • Mandy Pitts

    Mandy Pitts

    GEAR UP Fayetteville City Site Coordinator