How to Apply for East Tennessee Foundation Scholarships

  1. Review the Guide to Completing Your ETF Scholarship Application.
  2. Click the Apply Now link below.
  3. Answer all the questions in the ETF Common Scholarship Application (and additional questions if prompted, since some scholarships have unique criteria).
  4. Submit by March 1, 2024


Applications open

December 15, 2023 through 

March 1, 2024


Tips for applicants

  • Take your time and don’t rush through the application. You can logout and login as you please, but be sure to save your work before you logout.
  • Read through all your answers before you submit. Look for spelling errors, incomplete sentences, see that all your documents uploaded correctly, and watch for answers that have too many characters.
  • See our Scholarship FAQs page for help and for other resources that might be useful to you as you apply.

Student Aid Report (SAR)

  • The Student Aid Report (SAR) is an electronic or paper document that summarizes the information you reported on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). 
  • Click here for more information on accessing your SAR.
  • The SAR is not required for applicants to be considered for scholarships in the 2024-2025 academic year. 


An Application Is Ready To Submit When you have:

  • Answered all the required questions 
  • Uploaded all the required attachments
  • Entered contact information and sent an email to whomever will be submitting a Letter of Recommendation for you, if your application requires one.  You can submit your application before your Letter of Recommendation is sent, but your application is not complete until the letter has been received.

Scholarship award amounts listed on our website are subject to change.


THE FOLLOWING scholarships HAVE separate applications :


If after reviewing the scholarship descriptions you would like to apply for these scholarships, complete and submit the corresponding application. Review the Guide to Completing Your ETF Scholarship Application


Contact Rachel Schott (rs*****@et*.org), Director of Scholarships