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Advancing Education Scholarship Form

Scholarship Criteria

Chief 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. We will be accepting applications from January 15th through April 1st.  Award notifications will be announced by April 25th, 2017.

Student Information

Full Name:

Street Address:



Zip Code:


Phone Number:


High School Information

High School Name:

High School Graduation Date:

High School GPA:

Cumulative ACT Score:

Postsecondary School Information

Date to Enter College:

Name of College Attending or Applying to:

Type of School:

Anticipated Degree:

Major Course of Study:

Activities, Awards & Honors

Tell us about your school and volunteer (unpaid) community activities during the past four years (examples: student government, sports, music, scouts, hospital volunteer). For each activity, indicate the number of years of participation, leadership positions or offices held, and awards and honors received.

Goals and Aspirations

Tell us about your educational and career goals and objectives:

Unusual Circumstances

If applicable, describe how and when any unusual personal or family circumstances have affected your achievement in school, work, or your participation in school or community services.

Other Grants and Scholarships

Provide information about your other grants and scholarships that are applicable to the upcoming academic year only. Total amount of other grants or scholarships you have been awarded for the 2015-2016 academic year: