TN Promise at Motlow my Motlow Academic ProgramsApply Now

John & Martha Scarbrough Scholarship


  • A new, current or re-admit Motlow College student who is 23 years of age or older may apply.
  • Application deadline is June 15 for fall semester and October 15 for spring semester.
  • Must have a 2.0 or greater GPA at the close of the last term completed in college.
  • Applicant must meet all admissions requirements and be fully admitted. Also must be enrolled in at least three (3) semester hours.
  • An individual who is currently eligible for the Tennessee Hope Scholarship or has lost eligibility for the Hope Scholarship will not be eligible for this scholarship.
  • The current scholarship recipient(s) must reapply each semester. To receive future consideration for eligibility the current recipient(s) must maintain a C or better in each class.
  • Recipient(s) taking three (3) to twelve (12) hours will have fees paid at the per semester hour rate. TN eCampus courses will not be covered.
  • In addition to registration fees, the scholarship includes an award of $100.00 for books and supplies for each class in which the student enrolls under the scholarship up to a limit of four (4) classes or $400.00. REMINDER: All scholarships are subject to the availability of funding and continuation for a second semester is not guaranteed.
  • The number of awards and value of awards will be determined upon funding available.

How to Apply

Complete the application

Mail completed application to the following address:

Motlow College Foundation
Attn: Director of Advancement
P.O. Box 8500
Mail Department 160
Lynchburg, TN 37352