Established in 1996, through a bequest left by Agnes P. Cobb Yoakum, the Cobb Scholarship supports students pursuing a medical-related degree.
$10,000 per year award for four years
Residency Requirement: Blount, Loudon, or Knox County
Education Requirement: Graduating senior of a high school located in Blount, Loudon, or Knox (TN) County, or current college/university student who graduated from a high school located in Blount, Loudon, or Knox (TN) County
Field of Study: Medical or healthcare-related
GPA Minimum: 3.0
College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time enrollment in an accredited public or private, not-for-profit college or university in the state of Tennessee
Must demonstrate financial need
Applicants from single parent families given special consideration.
Strong work or volunteer history considered.
High school must submit statement of number of absences over high school career.