Scholarship Opportunity for Football Players, Managers, Trainers, and Cheerleaders

December 20, 2019

A new scholarship, the Knoxville Football Officials Association Scholarship, has been established to benefit students who are members of and/or are directly involved with their high school football program.  This includes players, managers, trainers, and cheerleaders.

Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA, leadership experience, and demonstrated financial need.

Scholarship information, including detailed descriptions and application instructions, as well as 2020 applications, are now available on our website, The scholarship application must be completed and submitted online, and the deadline is February 15, 2020.

East Tennessee Foundation currently administers 69 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 post-secondary education.

For more information, please contact Beth Heller, Vice President for Scholarship Programs at (865) 524-1223 or via e-mail at