New Scholarship Opportunity for Part-time and Full-time East Tennessee Students


East Tennessee Foundation Announces New Scholarship Opportunity for Part-time and Full-time East Tennessee Students     


The Logan Chittum Heck Scholarship provides scholarship assistance to East Tennessee students pursuing a post-secondary education.  Scholarship applications, detailed descriptions, and eligibility criteria for 2018 scholarships will be available at on November 1, 2017.  The scholarship application deadline is February 15, 2018.


The Logan Chittum Heck Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, GED recipients, current college students, and returning adult students.  While preference will be given to female residents of Claiborne County, students from the following counties are also eligible to apply: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Monroe, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union, and Washington.


Scholarship recipients may enroll part-time or full-time at any accredited two-year or four-year college or university, college of applied technology, or trade school.


East Tennessee Foundation currently administers 62 active scholarship programs assisting 189 students

within its 25-county service area and beyond. Scholarships established through East Tennessee Foundation by individuals, groups, families, and friends help fulfill the dreams of those wishing to pursue secondary education.


For more information, please contact Beth Heller, Director of Scholarship Programs at (865) 524-1223

or via e-mail at

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