Scholarship Saturday Is Sept 26

Tn PromiseMotlow College’s Smyrna Center will open up its computer labs from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26, for area high school seniors to sign up for Tennessee Promise and fill out their college applications as part of a statewide Scholarship Saturday. Students and parents should RSVP by calling Jonathan Graham, Motlow Tennessee Promise coordinator, at 615-220-7839.
The event is designed to encourage students to enroll in Tennessee Promise, Governor Bill Haslam’s program to provide two years of community college or technical school tuition. Tennessee Promise is part of the Drive to 55 initiative to increase the number of Tennesseans with some form of post-secondary credential, such as a college degree or technical certificate.
During Scholarship Saturday, students may come to the Smyrna Center and use the college’s computers to sign up online. Free pizza will be on hand for anyone signing up.
The Motlow Smyrna Center is located at 5002 Motlow College Blvd., just off the Sam Ridley Parkway in Smyrna.