The Advance Financial Foundation Advancing Education Scholarship Application 

Chief among Advance Financial’s activities is its dedication to education. Advance Financial supports and funds a variety of educational initiatives. These programs are focused on improving the quality of education for pre-school, grade school, and high-school students, and on making college more accessible to high school graduates. One of the programs is the Advancing Education Scholarship.  Graduating high school seniors living in Tennessee in a county served by Advance Financial are eligible to apply for a $1,000 Education Scholarship to assist with the first semester of their Freshman college year.

Below is the criteria for students applying for the scholarship:
  • Student must reside in Tennessee in a county served by Advance Financial
  • Student must be a senior in an accredited Tennessee school
  • Student must attend a two or four-year institution of higher education in the United States as an undergraduate
  • GPA must be equivalent to at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
Please fill out all fields in the form below. Deadline for submissions is 03/31/2024.

Student Information 

Provide information about your other grants and scholarships that are applicable to the upcoming academic year only.

List the names of references, limited to three (3) total. (Include actual reference letters as attachments).

All applicants will be notified of final selection by email or mail on/before April 30, 2024.

“By submitting this application, I acknowledge the Advance Financial Foundation has the sole responsibility for selecting recipients based on criteria set forth in the program guidelines and decisions are final. Once submitted, this application becomes the property of the Advance Financial Foundation. I certify I meet eligibility requirements of the program and the information provided is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge. If requested, I will provide proof of information, including an official transcript of grades. Falsification of information may result in termination of any award granted. Also, by e-signing this form, I acknowledge that, if selected, Advance Financial has the right to use my name and photo in public relations materials.  

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