Thank you for your interest in Equal Chance for Education. If you are a student in Tennessee - You may qualify for an ECE Scholarship up to $25,000 if you have the following:
***Our application will open November 1st, 2019***
ECE scholars must have:
- B average or higher
- DACA or DACA eligible.
- Willing to live at home / commute to campus
- Financial need reviewed on your parent's tax return
- Graduated from a Tennessee high school
- Accepted to one of the following partner universities: Lipscomb, Trevecca Nazarene University, Cumberland University, MTSU, University of Memphis, Milligan College, Carson Newman, or Maryville College.
For students applying to Trevecca, Lipscomb, Cumberland, MTSU, Carson Newman, Maryville, Milligan:
Please send an inquiry email with the following information to to receive application instructions.
DACA yes or no
Which partner college you plan to attend: Trevecca, Cumberland, MTSU, Carson Newman, Maryville, Milligan
For students applying to University of Memphis:
Please visit this link http://www.memphis.edu/opportunity/pdfs/opportunity-scholars-application.pdf and submit the application directly to the scholarship office - all instructions are located at this link. This link can be found on the U of M Opportunity Scholarship page.
Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have questions about your application - email all questions to and please be mindful of the March 1st deadline.