Sponsored by Edsouth, Edscholar is a scholarship program designed to recognize and reward outstanding students seeking higher education in Tennessee. The Edscholar program underwrites tuition expenses for qualified incoming freshmen at eligible colleges and universities statewide.
The Edscholar program is a way to transform promising young Tennesseans into the leaders of their generation. The institutionally selected Edscholar recipients are held to a standard of excellence and achievement. Edscholars are challenged to realize their academic and personal potential through higher education.
Since the program's inception in 2003, over $15,100,000 in scholarship money has been awarded to over 900 students at 54 two and four year institutions in Tennessee.