Scholarship Information

The Scholarship Awards Deadline is April 1. (If April 1 occurs on a weekend, the deadline will be the first workday in April. In some cases the deadline is extended, in which case the extension will be announced on the TSEA website)

Tennessee State Employees Association awards twenty-one $750 scholarships to eligible high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are (1)  dependent children of TSEA members (regular or retired), (2)  or regular or retired TSEA members themselves, or (3)  dependent children of full-time TSEA employees.

Applicants must plan to enroll as a full-time student in an accredited and approved college, university or technical school, and must have a minimum ACT score of 20 or a minimum score of 940 on the SAT. The student must also plan to enroll in the fall semester following the scholarship deadline.

In addition, the parent of the dependent child or the TSEA member must have been a member for at least one year as of April 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded and announced.

To request an application please contact the TSEA office at 1-800-251-8732 or by emailing your request to TSEA at [email protected].

Completed applications must be postmarked or received by the scholarship deadline to:

TSEA Scholarship Program
1321 Murfreesboro Road, Suite 800
Nashville, TN  37217

To contact ISTS regarding your submitted application:
Phone:  (615) 777-3750 or (855) 670-4787
Email for questions:  [email protected]
Applicant materials:  [email protected]