how to apply

Scholarships are available for both current high school seniors and undergraduate students who are already in college. You must live within 50 miles of Chattanooga, Tennessee to qualify for our rewards. ALL AVAILABLE FUNDS HAVE BEEN AWARDED FOR THE 2018-19 ACADEMIC YEAR. Our applications for the 2019-20 school year will be available on Oct. 1, 2018. 


If you are a new applicant, please print the documents below:

2018 Information form

2018 Application

2018 Checklist


If you are re-applying for a scholarship for the next academic year, please print the documents below:

2018 Renewal information

2018 Renewal application

2018 Renewal checklist


If you have questions, please email cindy@melfoundation.org.