Fafsa Deadline Extended To May 31: Final Call To Secure Educational Funds 2024

FAFSA Deadline Extended to May 31: Secure Your Tennessee Promise Scholarship

FAFSA Deadline Extended: Secure Your Tennessee Promise Scholarship

Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) has announced the extension of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) deadline to Friday, May 31. High school seniors who submit their FAFSA by this date will remain eligible for the Tennessee Promise scholarship.

What is the Tennessee Promise Scholarship?

The Tennessee Promise scholarship program provides eligible high school seniors with the opportunity to earn a technical certificate or associate degree tuition-free. The scholarship covers tuition and mandatory fees not covered by other financial aid sources.

How to Complete the FAFSA

To complete the FAFSA, students can visit the following websites for guidance:

Assistance Available

For students or parents experiencing difficulties or with questions, the following support options are available:

  • THEC/Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation (TASC) FAFSA hotline: 1-800-342-1663
  • FAFSA Help email

Importance of Meeting the Deadline

Submitting the FAFSA by May 31 is crucial for students seeking to secure the Tennessee Promise scholarship. The scholarship is designed to provide financial support and make higher education more accessible to eligible students in Tennessee.

Call to Action

High school seniors interested in pursuing a technical certificate or associate degree are strongly encouraged to complete the FAFSA by the extended deadline of May 31. This will ensure their eligibility for the Tennessee Promise scholarship and provide them with the opportunity to pursue their higher education goals.