2019-2020 Scholarship Recipients Chosen

The Marshall Education Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2019-2020 scholarship recipients have been chosen for the Eddie M. Wright Family Foundation Scholarship, the Tommy Hawkins Memorial Scholarship, the Rex’s Food Land Scholarship, and the Marshall Education Foundation Scholarship.

Cornersville High School Senior Henlee Mitchell was awarded the Eddie M. Wright Family Foundation Scholarship. The scholarship is given in memory of Mr. Eddie Wright, a lifelong resident of Cornersville who cared greatly about the town as he was involved in many community and school events.

MCHS Senior Mitchell Ford was awarded the Tommy Hawkins Memorial Scholarship. Mr. Tommy Hawkins was the patriarch of Lewisburg Printing Company and gave generously of his time and resources to the people of Marshall County. Mr. Hawkins was a larger than life personality and a true friend to many. Congratulations to Mitchell on being awarded the scholarship. 

Scholarships funded by Rex's Foodland were presented to the following seniors during Honors Day on May 10 at Community High School, Jaley Vincent and Haylie Parker. Rex's Foodland is a long standing supporter of area schools and has given these scholarships for many years.

Scholarships funded by Rex's Foodland of Chapel Hill were also presented to Lauren Gillespie and Chad Ragsdale during Awards Night on May 14 at Forrest School. Rex's Foodland is a long standing supporter of the Chapel Hill schools and has given these scholarships for many years. 

The Marshall Education Foundation (MEF) presented two scholarships to deserving seniors from MCHS. The scholarships were funded by an anonymous donor and the winners were selected by the MEF Scholarship Committee. The deserving winners are Keshun Gentry and Judson McPherson. 

PSAT/SAT Coach Hired

The Marshall Education Foundation has recently hired an PSAT/SAT Coach to work with the Marshall County School system. 

Dr. Amy Harwell has been hired to provide study sessions for students at all high school locations that are interested in preparing for the PSAT/SAT examinations. 

For more information, email meftn.org@gmail.com. 

2017 Teacher Grant Recipient

The winner of the 2017 Teacher Grant have been announced by the Marshall Education Foundation. 

2017 Bussart Teacher Grant
Laura Ledford

2016 Teacher Grant Recipients

The winners of the 2016 Teacher Grants have been announced by the Marshall Education Foundation. 

2016 Bussart Teacher Grant
Courtney Primus

2016 Teledyne Teacher Grants
Laura  Carter and Lorrie Clark

2015 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the following scholarship winners:

  • Rex's Foodland - Scarlett Roberson, Jalen Anderson and D. Lipscomb
  • Tommy Hawkins Memorial - Jacey Perryman
  • Eddie Wright Family Foundation - Zachary Welch

New FAFSA Advisor

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Karen Adams to the position of FAFSA Advisor. Mrs. Adams brings with her 40 years of education experience, including 36 years as a school counselor. She is available to assist any Marshall County resident with applications for FAFSA, HOPE and TN Promise.  She can be reached at (931)652-3287 or contacted via email at mef.fafsa@gmail.com.

2014 Scholarship Winners

We are proud to announce the 2014 Scholarship Winners!

CB&S Bank Scholarship awarded to Brittney Yumul who is attending Columbia State Community College.

Hawkins Memorial Scholarship awarded to Mary K. McGehee who is attending the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Eddie M. Wright Family Foundation Scholarship awarded to Jody Sullivan who is attending the University of Tennessee at Martin.