New Scholarship Opportunity for Central High School of McMinn County Seniors

October 17, 2018

A new scholarship has been established in memory of Ed Frazier, Etowah native and graduate of Central High School of McMinn County. The Ed Frazier Memorial Scholarship will assist graduating high school seniors of Central High School of McMinn County.

In keeping with Ed’s commitment to education and community service, eligibility criteria include a 3.0 GPA, a history of community service, and a strong work ethic. While demonstrated financial need is not required, it may be considered in the selection process. The scholarship is intended for students pursuing a four-year degree.  Scholarship recipients must enroll full-time at an accredited not for profit public or private four-year college/university.

Scholarship information, including detailed descriptions and application instructions, as well as 2019 applications, will be available on our website,, beginning November 1, 2018. The scholarship application must be completed and submitted online. The application deadline is February 15, 2019.

East Tennessee Foundation currently administers 64 active scholarship programs assisting 203 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 a post-secondary education.

For more information, please contact Beth HellerVice-President of Scholarship Programs at

(865) 524-1223or via e-mail at