Scholarships & Grants

Rhea County Scholarship

Bryan College is committed to making a quality education anchored by our motto, Christ Above All, accessible and affordable in our local community.

Rhea County Scholarship

$17,000 renewable

The Rhea County Scholarship offers $17,000, renewable each year, toward the cost of a Bryan education.


  1. Resident of Rhea County as of September 1 of their senior year
  2. Cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 and ACT 21/SAT 1060 or greater.
Sample Commuter Package
Components Commuting
2017-2018 Costs $26,800
Rhea County Scholarship -$17,000
HOPE Scholarship -$3,500
Remaining Cost $6,300
Stafford Loan -$6,300
Net Costs $0
Sample Resident Package
Components On Campus
2015-2016 Costs $34,300
Rhea County Scholarship -$17,000
HOPE Scholarship -$3,500
TN Promise -$500
Remaining Cost $13,300
Stafford Loan -$5,500
Net Costs $7,800

This scholarship does not combine with any other Bryan College Scholarship or Grant. A cash refund will not be given as a result of receiving the Rhea County Scholarship in combination with federal/state grant/scholarship and/or outside scholarship. If the total of the specified types of aid exceeds tuition, room and board (or tuition only for commuters), this scholarship will be lowered in the amount of the overage. This scholarship may be replaced by other types of aid. On campus housing is only available as space permits.