Tennessee Engineering Foundation Scholarship

The Tennessee Engineering Foundation (TEF) awards up to four $3,500 scholarships annually to rising juniors or seniors enrolled in accredited engineering schools in Tennessee. These scholarships may be used for tuition, books, room and board, or any other charges related to registration for the fall or spring semester in the 2020-2021 academic year.


TEF scholarship applications must be submitted by January 10, 2020. Winners will be announced in March.  


Click here for the TEF Scholarship Application.


TEF scholarship applications are scored against the following five criteria:

  1. College grades (cumulative GPA) | max. 28 points

  2. Essay | max. 25 points

  3. Work experience | max. 20 points

  4. Recommendation | max. 17 points

  5. Extracurricular activities | max. 10 points

    1. Community activities | max. 2 points

    2. Athletics | max. 2 points

    3. Other | max. 3 points

    4. Student organizations | max. 3 points


Mail completed application to:


Tennessee Engineering Foundation

Tennessee Engineering Center

800 Fort Negley Boulevard

Nashville, TN 37203


References and official college transcripts must be mailed to the same address. Electronic submission may be sent to kanderson@tnec.org.

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