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Financial Aid Office
(931) 393-1553
(800) 654-4877 Ext. 1553
[email protected]

School Code: 006836

Homeless-Student Liaison Contact Information:
Michelle Farley
Financial Aid Counselor
[email protected]
615-220-7817

School Code: 006836

Financial Aid

Types of Financial Aid

Quick Reference Table: Federal and State Aid Available at Motlow
Grant or Scholarship Who Should Apply? Eligible Programs How to Apply
Federal Pell Grant Everyone Associate Degrees & Federally Approved Certificate-Only Programs * FAFSA
FSEOG Everyone Associate Degrees & Federally Approved Certificate-Only Programs * FAFSA
TN Hope Scholarship Graduating High School Seniors or HiSet (GED) Equivalent Associate Degrees & Certificates Awarded as Part of the Degree FAFSA
TN Promise Graduating High School Seniors or HiSet (GED) Equivalent Associates Degree or Certificate Only Programs * FAFSA & TN Promise Application
TN Reconnect Adults (Independent as Determined by FAFSA) Associate Degrees & Federally Approved Certificate-Only Programs * FAFSA & TN Reconnect Application
TN Student Assistance Award Everyone Associate Degrees & Federally Approved Certificate-Only Programs * FAFSA

* See Certificate-Only Program Chart Below.

Certificate-Only Programs (Non-degree Seeking)

Can Financial Aid be used to earn a Certificate at Motlow?
Type of Certificate Federal Pell Grant TN Student Assistance Award (TSAA) TN Reconnect TN Promise TN Lottery (Hope, Aspire, Merit)
Early Childhood Education Technical Certificates (12 & 24 hours) No No No Yes No
Mechatronics Certificate No No No Yes No
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certificate Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Emergency Medical Technician Advanced (AEMT) Certificate Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Paramedic Certificate Yes Yes Yes Yes No

Note: Additional state restrictions may apply.

In the simplest terms, financial aid is money that is intended to help you pay for college.

Financial aid can come from a variety of sources including grant and scholarship programs offered by the Federal government, the State of Tennessee, private organizations, businesses and/or the College and its Foundation.

Grants


Loans

Motlow DOES NOT participate in student loan programs.

While your FAFSA may indicate that you are eligible for a loan, you would need to attend a college that participates in loan programs in order to receive a loan. Loans are not available at Motlow State.

Motlow offers a payment plan to help manage the cost of tuition.

Scholarships

Motlow State Institutional Scholarships

Complete this application and you will be considered for all Motlow State Institutional Scholarships.

Motlow College Foundation Scholarships - The Motlow College Foundation is pleased to offer a number of scholarship opportunities for Motlow State students.

Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarships

Other Scholarships

There are thousands of scholarships offered nationwide by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations.