Dr. F. E. Wright Merit Scholarship

Application Requirements

  • Current high school seniors only

  • ACT score of 20 or above

  •  High school activities and leadership abilities are considered

  • Maintain GPA of 2.75 each semester

  • Renewable for four consecutive semesters

Scholarship Amount

  • Covers in state tuition and fees (up to 12 hours)
  • Contingent of available funding

Application Process

Selection Process

The Director of Financial Aid will determine the recipient(s) of this award based on date of application and demonstrated financial need.

Contact Information

Phone:  (731) 425-2605 or
1-800-355-5722, ext. 52605
Fax:  (731) 425-9554

Mailing Address:
Attn: Financial Aid Office
Jackson State Community College
2046 North Parkway
Jackson, TN 38301

Office Location

The Financial Aid Office is located inside the Student Center.  From Gate #1 on the North Parkway entrance, make an immediate left, go past the Administration Building (past the flag poles). "Prospective Student/Visitor" parking spots are available on the left.  

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.