Tennessee Student Assistance Award

Tennessee Student Assistance Award
  • State funded awards granted to financially needy undergraduate students who are residents of Tennessee and enrolled at a public or an eligible non-public postsecondary educational institution in Tennessee
  • Students must be enrolled at least half-time
  • Awards are limited and based on funding, with first priority given to U.S. citizens
  • The maximum award amount is determined by the TSAC Board of Directors prior to the beginning of the fall term
  • No student will receive an award greater than the amount of tuition and mandatory fees assessed by the institution attended
  • A student must file a FAFSA to be considered for eligibility
  • A student who is selected for verification must complete that process to be considered for eligibility
  • Award recipients at ETSU may receive TSAA awards for a maximum of 8 semesters or until the program of study is complete (whichever comes first)