Tennessee HOPE Scholarship - Non-traditional Component

The non-traditional student must be a Tennessee resident, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and be enrolled at an eligible postsecondary institution. In addition, the student must:

  • Be age 25 or older, as an entering freshman in an eligible postsecondary institution or have not been enrolled for at least two (2) years after last attending any postsecondary institution and is now enrolled at an eligible postsecondary institution
  • Student’s or student & spouse’s adjusted gross income must be $36,000 or below on IRS tax form
  • Be continuously enrolled at an eligible postsecondary institution in the fall and spring semesters and maintain satisfactory academic progress
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 after 12 attempted semester hours or required GPA at subsequent benchmark

School Code

Our School Code is 003531

Pay Fees

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Important Dates and Deadlines

Priority date to have your FAFSA in: February 15.

The work study sign up list is now closed and the spring sign up list will be available January 7, 2015.

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