Head Start taking applications for 2020-21 school year

Douglas-Cherokee Economic Authority Education Opportunity Center reminds those who will attend college during the fall 2021 through summer 2022 semesters that now it is time to fill out and file Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Tennessee State grant awards are first-come, first-served until funds are depleted. FAFSA also applies students to federal grants, Tennessee Promise and Tennessee Reconnect for those who are eligible. Students can apply as soon as possible beginning Oct. 1.

For more information, contact EOC Education Specialist Jamie Susong at 423-748-4635 for free assistance.