Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15
Applicant must be a graduate of a high school in Anderson, Blount, or Knox counties, Tenn., have a minimum 3.0 GPA, a minimum composite ACT score of 27 or equivalent SAT I score, and demonstrate leadership through sports, academic organizations, or student activities. Financial need is considered if all other qualifications are equal.
Award: -, Deadline: January 15
Applicant must be employed by a Cochran-family-operated McDonald's restaurant and have a good work record and a recommendation from the manager. Financial need may be considered. Preference is given to freshmen and applicants demonstrating academic excellence.
Award: $1,300, Deadline: March 1
Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from one of the following counties in Tennessee: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Kno, Loudon, Morgan, Roane, or Sevier. Applicant must be planning to pursue a degree in science (ie. bio-medical engineering, environmental science, physics, chemistry, pre-engineering) at one of the following schools: Roane State Community College, Pellissippi State Community College, Walters State Community College, or Maryville College.
Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1
Applicant must be a graduating senior of high school located in Blount, Loudon, or Knox (TN) County or a current college/university student who graduated from a high school located in any of those counties. Financial need is required.