Together We Can Scholarship

By supporting this scholarship anyone has the opportunity to invest in local, hardworking students and help the next generation of leaders in our community.

Investing in Local Scholars

Founded in 1992 the Together We Can Scholarship is a partnership between the City of Chattanooga, The Community Foundation, Hamilton County Public Schools and our valued supporters.

This scholarship provides eligible first generation college students who live in the City of Chattanooga with the opportunity to make their college goals and dreams a reality. Since its inception over 1,000 students have received the Together We Can Scholarship.

Together We Can Information

  • Eligibility Requirements

    Residency Requirement: City of Chattanooga resident
    School Requirement: Any Hamilton County Public School
    Education requirement: Graduating high school senior
    GPA minimum: 2.5
    College/ Enrollment Requirement after HS graduation: Any regionally accredited, non-proprietary, technical, community or four-year college or university/full-time enrollment applicants must have a demonstrated financial need
    Additional Requirements: Must live in the City of Chattanooga

  • Scholarship Amount

    Scholarship Amount: Scholarship amounts range from $1,000-$3,000 per academic year for up to eight semesters. The amount is also contingent upon school choice (two or four year) and whether the school is in-state or out-of-state.