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    Tennessee Promise offers two years of tuition-free community or technical college to recent graduates of Tennessee high schools.

    Three Simple Steps to get the
    Tennessee Promise Scholarship


     1. Apply

    By November 1, 2016:
    1st -- Create a TSAC Student Portal account
    2nd -- Log into your TSAC Student portal account to complete your TN Promise application
    What students will need in hand: 
       1.  Their Social Security Number
       2.  Their date of birth
       3.  Student email address 

     2. Complete

     In Fall/Spring/Summer of 12th grade:
    • 2017-18 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov by January 17, 2017
    • Two mandatory partnering organization meetings
    • Application to community or technical college
    • Eight hours of community service completed and reported by July 1, 2017
    • If selected for FAFSA verification, provide documentation to your institution by August 1, 2017

     3. Enroll

     By Fall after 12th grade:
    • Enroll in a community or technical college 

    NEW this year -- FAFSA opens October 1
    Get Ready to File!

    Click the TN-FAFSA FRENZY logo below to learn what you need to complete the 2017-18 FAFSA. 
     A step-by-step guide to FAFSA filing can be found by CLICKING HERE.