Tennessee Promise

Go to college tuition-free.

Apply to TN Promise

Apply for the scholarship by completing the TN Promise application by November 1 of your senior year of high school. The application can be found at the link below.

Go to the TSAC Student Portal

Once you have applied, you will receive communications explaining your next steps.

How to Remain Eligible

To remain eligible for Tennessee Promise, you must: 

  • Complete eight hours of community service each semester. Community service opportunities are listed here.
  • Meet with your mentor at your set time.
  • Maintain a 2.0 GPA.
  • Enroll and complete 12 hours each fall and spring semester. Summer enrollment is optional.
  • Complete an associate’s degree in five semesters.

TN Promise Student Handbook

The Class of 2018 TN Promise Handbook, provided by TN Achieves, outlines the steps you will take to complete the college access process and begin your first semester as a TN Promise Scholar.

Read the Class of 2018 TN Promise Handbook (PDF).