ASPIRE AWARD (Application)

Students must meet the following requirements:

  • Meet Tennessee HOPE Scholarship requirements AND
  • Must have parents’ or independent student’s and spouse’s adjusted gross income of $36,000 or less on IRS tax form

For students who first received HOPE in fall 2009 through summer 2015

Four-Year Institutions: Up to $750 per semester as a supplement to the HOPE Scholarship; including summer

Two-Year Institutions:  Up to $750 per semester as a supplement to the HOPE Scholarship; including summer

For entering freshmen beginning with fall 2015 and thereafter

Four-Year Institutions: Up to $750 per semester as a supplement to the HOPE Scholarship; including summer

Two-Year Institutions:  Up to $250 per semester as a supplement to the HOPE Scholarship; including summer