• The primary objective of The Tucker Foundation is to provide financial support to non-profit organizations to produce in young people the character and skills required to live a productive and happy life, along with organizations that conserve essential elements of our natural environment forever.

    Tucker Scholar in Nursing

    Recipients will be selected by a nursing scholarship committee comprised of nursing faculty with input from the Student Financial Aid Office. Amount of approximate annual scholarship award: $5,000.

    Scholarship Selection Criteria:
    • Officially accepted by the School of Nursing
    • Entering freshman for fall 2014
    • Legal resident of Cleveland/Bradley County MSA or Chattanooga/Hamilton County MSA
    • Have a demonstrated financial need (as evidenced on FAFSA)
    • Consideration will be given to leadership, service and other extra-curricular activities (as evidenced on SON application)
    • Brief essay (as evidenced on SON application)

    Requirements to retain the scholarship for the duration of student time in the School of Nursing:
    • Demonstration of satisfactory, full-time, on-time academic progress

    Additional Resources for Nursing Scholarships:


Academic Calendar

3/27
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with a Grade of "W"
Begins at 9:00 AM

Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with a Grade of "W"
3/31
Spring Graduation: Applications Closed
Begins at 8:00 AM

Spring Graduation: Applications Closed
4/01
Summer Graduation: Applications Open
All day

Summer Graduation: Applications Open
4/04
Faculty Meeting
Begins at 4:00 PM

Faculty Meeting
4/06
VPAA Posts Official Candidate List for Spring Graduation
All day

VPAA Posts Official Candidate List for Spring Graduation
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