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Local Scholarship Applications

Under each local scholarship, you will find some criteria for applicants. You may let your School Counselors know which scholarships you are interested in and we can give you the applications! 
  • Blake McAmis Family Scholarship - Any SHS graduating Senior
  • Bonnie Furrow Scholarship - Any SHS graduating Senior who works for, or has a parent/guardian who works for, Sweetwater Hospital Association
  • Charlotte Starnes Public Service Award - Any SHS graduating Senior who has school & community involvement
  • Clinton Riddle Public Service Award - Any SHS graduating Senior who has school & community involvement
  • East TN Foundation Scholarships - Various Scholarship Opportunities for students in East TN
  • The Goldman "Goldie" Barefield Scholarship - Formally accepted student at TWU, 3.0 GPA, ACT of 18
  • Joe & Carolyn Sherlin Scholarship - 3.0 GPA, 18 ACT, good character & work habits
  • Keep Monroe County Beautiful (Judy Patterson Memorial Scholarship) - community service involvement; strong desire to protect the environment
  • Kelly Perry Memorial Scholarship - 3.5 GPA; active involvement in 3 or more SHS clubs
  • L.N. McDowell Memorial Scholarship - 3.0 GPA; 18 ACT
  • Michael Lowry Memorial Scholarship (MCEA) - exhibit leadership, community involvement, and commitment to higher education
  • Monroe County Farm Bureau Scholarship - Graduating seniors with an agriculture emphasis/major
  • Monroe County Retired Teachers Association - Student planning to pursue a career in teaching
  • Ralph White Scholarship - Graduating seniors of Sweetwater High School; for those not eligible to receive other scholarships
  • The Rotary Club of Tellico Lake - scholastic ability, community service, sense of civic responsibility, & financial need
  • Shelter Insurance Scholarship - Graduating seniors of SHS; School and Community involvement
  • St. Mary Catholic Church Education Scholarship - Any SHS graduating Senior, does not have to be Catholic
  • Sweetwater Kiwanis Club Scholarship - 3.0 GPA; 18 ACT; Community Service; Good character; Essay & letter of recommendation submissions
  • Sweetwater Lions Club - School & community involvement
  • United Methodist Women (W.O.R.L.D.) - 2.8 GPA; member of a faith community (any religion or denomination), a commitment to social justice and/or community service, and enrolled in a 4-year institution
  • Vivian Haun Educational Technology Scholarship Application - 3.0 GPA; for students pursuing a career in education or technology
  • W.T. Shope Family Scholarship - 3.0 GPA; 18 ACT