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 awards. We have distributed all available funds for the 2020-21 academic year. 


To apply for a scholarship for the 2021-22 academic year, please use these documents:


MELSF_Application_Information_2021-22.docx

MELSF_Application_Form_2021-22.docx

 MELSF_Application_checklist_2021-22.docx


If you are a CURRENT scholarship winner, please use these documents to RENEW your scholarship:


MELSF_Renewal_Scholarship_Information_2020-21.docx

MELSF_Renewal_Application_Form_2021-22.docx

MELSF_Renewal_Application_Checklist_2021-22.docx


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