Scholarships & Financial Aid

There are 5 major types of financial aid: (Each may be federal, state or institutional)

  • Grants (need-based)
  • Scholarships (merit- and need-based)
  • Student Loans
  • Parent Loans
  • Work Study (need-based)

Scholarship Resources
Individual college websites
KCHS Guidance Department Emails – Mrs. Hopson sends out every Friday

Trustworthy Scholarship Search Engines:

FAFSA4caster

Student Aid Information

FAFSA Information

TN Education Lottery Programs

Scholarship Stats

2018 – 139 graduates- 99% received scholarships offers amounting to $20.1 millions
2017 – 152 graduates – 93% received scholarships offers amounting to $18.1 million
2016 – 166 graduates – 90% received scholarships offers amounting to $13.7 million
2015 – 174 graduates – 87% received scholarships offers amounting to $13.3 million
2014 – 159 graduates – 81% received scholarships offers amounting to $13.5 million
2013 – 167 graduates – 86% received scholarships offers amounting to $15.7 million
2012 – 146 graduates – 90% received scholarships offers amounting to $9.5 million
2011 – 169 Graduates – 93% received scholarship offers awards exceeding $11.1 million
2010 – 151 Graduates – 78% received scholarship offers awards exceeding $9.8 million
2009 – 134 Graduates – 81% received scholarship offers awards exceeding $8.3 million
2008 – 160 Graduates – 79% received scholarship offers awards exceeding $9.3 million