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Scholarships That Are Available For Seniors

National Institutes of Health Scholarship- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. Visit for more information.

Deadline: March 18, 2020

Lowland Credit Union Lee Johns Memorial- must be a 2020 graduating high school senior, have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above, be a member in good standing at Lowland Credit Union (parents membership does not apply) and plan to enroll or be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college or university. Apply online at

Deadline: March 27, 2020

“Life. Made Better” Commercial Bank Scholarship- students who wish to apply should have at least a 3.0 GPA and be involved in two extracurricular activities (including sports, school clubs, volunteer work, or employment). Recommendation letter from a teacher or counselor required. Essay of at least 1,000 words describing facets of what he/she believes can make life better for individuals in the community and how he/she commits to that goal. Complete application online at

All information is to be uploaded online.

Deadline: March 30, 2020

Tennessee School of Beauty-C.B. Brown Scholarship Program high school seniors that are not presently or previously enrolled in a Cosmetology course are eligible to apply. Applicants must be interested in pursuing a career in the field of cosmetology. This is a full tuition scholarship. Applications are available in the Counseling Office.

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Morristown-Hamblen Lions Club Scholarship- students who plan on attending Walters State Community College and plan to pursue a career in the healt