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The Helping Heroes Grant is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. In order to be eligible, the student must:
The application processing deadline are: September 1 for fall enrollment, February 1 for spring, or May 1 for summer enrollment. Please mail or fax the completed application and DD-214 Form to the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation.
2012-2013 Eligibility Requirements and Terms of Agreement
The award amount is $1,000 per semester for a student who successfully completes twelve (12) or more semester hours with no failing grade as the final grade for the course. The student shall receive $500 per semester for successfully completing six (6) to eleven (11) semester hours with no failing grade as a final grade for the course. The student shall not receive an award if enrolled in fewer than six (6) semester hours. Award of a Helping Heroes Grant shall be made after the completion of a semester, so long as the student successfully completes the course with a non-failing grade as the final grade for the course.
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