The Advance Financial Foundation

Advancing Education Scholarship Application

Scholarship CriteriaChief 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.

Below is the criteria for students applying for the scholarship:

  • The student must reside in a county served by Advance Financial
  • 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
  • The award brings $1,000 each, payable to the college of their choice to cover part of their school expenses for the fall of their first year
  • 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 03/31/2021.

Student Information

High School Information

Postsecondary School Information

Activities, Awards and Honors

Goals and Aspirations

Unusual Circumstances

Other Grants and Scholarships

Provide information about your other grants and scholarships that are applicable to the upcoming

academic year only.

References

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

attachments).

Certification and E-Signature

All applicants will be notified of final selection by email or mail on/before April 30, 2021.

“By submitting this application, I acknowledge 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 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.

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.