Students planning to attend Tennessee Tech University next fall should apply for scholarships now.
More than 550 scholarships are available to Tennessee Tech students, and the time to apply for the 2013-14 academic year is now.
The scholarship application system is open until Dec. 15.
Tennessee Tech offers a variety of generous scholarships funded by the university and private donors.
In fall 2012, more than a quarter of the freshmen class received nearly 800 academic scholarships worth more than $1.8 million.