Dependent Children Scholarship

Applicant must be a Tennessee resident and United States citizen who is the dependent child of a law enforcement officer, fireman, or emergency medical technical who was killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty while employed in Tennessee. Applicant must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student at an eligible Tennessee postsecondary institution. Financial need as determined by FAFSA.

Recipient must maintain institutional satisfactory progress and full-time enrollment.


Deadline: July 15

Award type: Grant

Award coverage: Full Tuition

Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:


Enrollment level: College Junior, College Senior, College Freshman, College Sophomore

Country: United States

State: Tennessee

Prof. circum: Child Of Disabled Firefighter, Child Of Disabled Law Enforcement Officer, Child Of Deceased Public Servant, Child Of Disabled Emergency Medical Technician, Child Of Deceased Firefighter, Child Of Deceased Police Officer, Child Of Deceased State Police Officer, Child Of Deceased Law Enforcement Officer

Contact Information

Naomi B. Derryberry
Director of Grant and Scholarship Programs
Suite 1510 Parkway Towers
404 James Robertson Parkway Nashville, TN 37243-0820 United States
Phone: (615) 741-1346
Fax: (315) 735-1608