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Cohort Programs


Pellissippi Adult Learner Scholarship (PALS)

Possible Criteria

  • Must be 24 or older
  • Must complete FAFSA
  • Priority given to students with an EFC of $3,800 or less
  • Must qualify for in-state tuition
  • Must be a first-time freshman
  • Must enroll in at least 6 credit hours in the fall and spring semesters
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA
  • Must maintain good satisfactory academic progress (SAP)
  • Priority deadline is July 15
  • Must complete the Pellissippi State scholarship application

Scholarship Parameters

  • Last dollar--after all federal and state aid has been applied
  • Scholarship covers tuition and mandatory fees
  • Scholarship does not cover special course fees such as fees for culinary arts, music, nursing and welding
  • Students must reapply for the sholarship each year
  • Students may receive the scholarship for a maximum of four semesters