Tennessee Christa McAuliffe Scholarship

The Tennessee General Assembly created this scholarship program to honor the memory of Christa McAuliffe, a high school teacher who lost her life in the space shuttle Challenger accident. The scholarship program was established to encourage promising rising college juniors from Tennessee who have a commitment to teaching and inspiring young minds to explore and achieve their highest potential. The scholarship is intended to assist and support a Tennessee resident who has demonstrated a commitment to a career in educating the youth of Tennessee. A minimum 3.5 GPA is required. Must have completed the first semester of junior year to qualify. For more information or to apply, please click the link below.

Scholarship Overview

Award Amount: $500

Open to: All Years of Study

Gender: No Requirement

Study Area: Education

Ethnicity: No Requirement

How to Apply for this Scholarship

Application Type: Essay

Submit: Online


Deadline: April 01, 2020