Walters State Scholarship Application

                    This application is for the 2016-2017  academic year.

  Personal Information      
  1. First Name (*)   Middle Name (*)   Last Name (*)  
    Street (*)       City (*)  
State (*) Zip  (*) County (*)
    Gender (*)          
Phone (*)  
  Ethnicity (*) (statistical purposes only)  

Date of Birth (*)  
Email (*)  
      find my W-Number  
  2. Would you like to receive a confirmation email? (*)
(only your confirmation number will be emailed)
  3. Are you a first generation college student? (*)    
  4. Do you consider yourself Hispanic, Latino or Spanish in origin? (*)    
Please check all that apply:   My attended Walters State.    
6. Please Choose Your Marital Status: (Required for scholarships based on marital status): (*)  
7. Are you currently employed? (*)    
Please select your dependancy status as determined by the FAFSA application:  (*)  

 High School & College Information
Select the name of the high school from which you graduated or will graduate : (*)  

What year did you graduate or will graduate or recieve your GED: (*)           
Have you taken any dual enrollment courses? (*)
12.   Please indicate your college  classification for the  academic year: (*)    
Do you plan to enroll full-time or part-time? (*)
14.   Please list any volunteer work or community service you have participated in:    
15.   Please list any clubs you have participated in during high school if you are an incoming freshman. Returning students, please list any clubs you have been involved with in college:    
  Please select a Major: (*)  
After you graduate from Walters State, do you plan to transfer to a 4-year institution or enter the workforce? (*)  

18.   Complete & Submit Application    
    Please read the following information before proceeding!    
Walters State Community College offers many types of scholarships for students within our service area. A committee comprised of faculty, administration, and students select all recipients. This process gives consideration to high school GPA, ACT scores, post-secondary GPA, and other demographic information such as county of residence, program of study, etc. It is open for ALL students to apply; however, preference will be given to applicants in the Walters State service area:  Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Sevier, and Union counties.

The Walters State Promise guaranteed scholarship program is also available to all incoming students, beginning with the high school students who graduated in 2015, who meet certain academic requirements and does not require an application for consideration.

The Walters State Community College Foundation scholarships are based on criteria established by the specific donor of each scholarship. Walters State also offers our Presidential scholarship to the valedictorian or salutatorian from each area high school if they choose to attend Walters State. To apply for these scholarships, you must complete the Walters State Community College scholarship application. All application must be submitted by March 15
th – LATE applications will not be    considered.
Once the committee has approved the recommendations for scholarship, each award recipient will be notified by mail with regard to the type of scholarship they have received. These students will be required to submit a scholarship acceptance form in order to be eligible for the scholarship. Students will not be notified if they did not receive a scholarship.
By checking the box below, you certify:
I am a United States citizen; or I am an alien lawfully present in the United States Upon admission to, and subsequent issuance of Form I-20 by that institution, I will apply for a visa to enter the U.S. in F-1 or J-1 status. If my application for a visa is granted, I will be lawfully present in the United States.
I understand that this statement is required by Tennessee law because I have applied for a public benefit. I understand that Tennessee law requires me to provide documentation verifying the status indicated above prior to receipt of this public benefit. I understand that knowingly and willfully making a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or representation shall subject me to liability under the Tennessee False Claims Act, Tennessee Code Annotated 4-18-101 et seq. I understand that if I am found to have made a false or misleading statement my admission may be rescinded or I may be disciplined by Walters State Community College.

Cancel You must check the Agreement checkbox (above) before submitting.


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