Specific Criteria for Applying to the Young Scholars Academy
- Students must currently be in good academic standing in the eleventh or twelfth grade in a West Tennessee high school.
- Students must meet The University of Tennessee at Martin undergraduate admission requirements.
- Students must be recommended by their high school guidance counselor.
- Students must be highly motivated, have demonstrated a high level of accomplishment in areas of academic emphasis, and must be mature enough to participate effectively in a week-long residency program of intensive study.
All students who submit a completed application package on or before the deadline date and who meet the criteria listed above will have their application packets reviewed by the selection committee.