This scholarship is brought to you by the Tipton County Scholarship Committee, County Executive Mayor Jeff Huffman, the Tipton County Commission, and Unilever, Inc. in efforts to assist Tipton County High School Seniors in their pursuit of a post-secondary education. This is a $2,000.00 scholarship divided into four semesters or five trimesters (at TCAT). Students at community colleges or four-year colleges will receive $500.00 per semester for a total of four semesters if they maintain their eligibility. TCAT students will receive $400.00 per trimester for five trimesters if they maintain their eligibility. It is the student’s responsibility to renew the scholarship each semester.
Students must apply during their senior year to be eligible. June 15th of the year of high school graduation is the deadline to apply.
Submit all supporting Documents
Live in Tipton County TN
Graduate from a Tipton County High School or eligible home school
Attend an eligible post-secondary institution
Have a 2.0 GPA in high school and maintain a 2.0 GPA during college
Eligible institutions include the following:
Austin Peay State University East Tennessee State University
Middle Tennessee State University Tennessee State University
The University of Memphis University of Tennessee Chattanooga
University of Tennessee Knoxville University of Tennessee Martin
Dyersburg State Community College Jackson State Community College
Southwest Tennessee Community College Tennessee Tech University
Any Tennessee College of Applied Technology
You will be required to submit and/or complete the following along with your application.
FAFSA must be completed when this application is submitted.
Acceptance Letter- This is usually mailed to you. Some schools also email you an acceptance. Simply print and submit to email@example.com. We only need a copy of the letter, not the original. If you are attending a TCAT, ask them to email us a brief statement or letter proving your enrollment.
If you are awarded the Tipton County Scholarship, you will need to submit a copy of your class schedule for each semester/trimester. It will be your responsibility to email your schedule to firstname.lastname@example.org each semester by September 1st for fall and January 5th for spring in order to receive funds for the upcoming semester. Please use “Tipton County Scholarship” in the subject line when you send any correspondence and schedule.
Failure to submit the required documents by the deadline will immediately make you ineligible.