The Cheatham County Community Foundation is committed to investing in education through scholarship assistance to residents who exhibit merit and financial need. The Scholarship Fund was created in 2002 to support deserving students and adults as they pursue secondary education, and represents a cornerstone of The Cheatham County Community Foundation’s commitment to the community. The Scholarship Fund assists Cheatham County students with tuition and other school-related expenses.

“The Cheatham County Community Foundation was established with the goal of supporting education and ensuring a bright future for our county. Providing scholarships to students to help improve their futures is one of the best ways we can invest in the leadership, and continued growth, of Cheatham County.” – Elke McLeroy, board member of The Cheatham County Community Foundation


Congratulations to recipients of the 2019 Cheatham County Community Foundation Scholarships:

First NameLast NameScholarshipUniversity
ShelbyAdcockCheatham Co ScholarshipTennessee Technological University
JosieBumpusCheatham Co ScholarshipAustin Peay State University
CatherineBurganCheatham Co ScholarshipGeorge Washington University
ChristinaCagleTurner Family ScholarshipAustin Peay State University
CayleeCannonCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee at Martin
HannahCarfiCheatham Co ScholarshipAustin Peay State University
HannahCarfiGenesco ScholarshipAustin Peay State University
PaitonClinardIsaac Wilson Carney II ScholarshipLee University
AbigailHaggardCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee
AshleyHamblinIsaac Wilson Carney II ScholarshipNashville State Community College
GraceHarrisCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee
GraceHarrisJohn E. Mayfield Scholarship for Sycamore High SchoolUniversity of Tennessee
EmmaHuntCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee
JessicaMasseyCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
KathlynMealioCheatham Co ScholarshipTennessee Technological University
SeanMevisCheatham Co ScholarshipMiddle Tennessee State University
SeanMevisShoot for the Future ScholarshipMiddle Tennessee State University
BaileyMillettCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee
BethanyMillingCommunity Bank and Trust ScholarshipWelch College
TrishNguyenCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee at Chattanooga
TrishNguyenCommunity Bank and Trust ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee at Chattanooga
PeytonO'NealCheatham Co ScholarshipNashville State Community College
PeytonO'NealCommunity Bank and Trust ScholarshipNashville State Community College
PeytonO'NealJohn E. Mayfield Scholarship for Cheatham County Central High SchoolNashville State Community College
WilliamPendletonCheatham Co ScholarshipFreed-Hardeman University
JacksonRoweCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee at Chattanooga
RhianSchliwaJohn Mayfield Kiwanis Club of Cheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of North Alabama
NicholasShuteCheatham Co ScholarshipTennessee Technological University
TiffanySmithIsaac Wilson Carney II ScholarshipAustin Peay State University
KyleSpurlockCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee
LoganWalshCheatham Co ScholarshipTennessee Technological University
LoganWalshJohn E. Mayfield Scholarship for Harpeth High SchoolTennessee Technological University
KellyWilsonJohn E. Mayfield Pleasant View Christian School ScholarshipTrevecca Nazarene University
SavannahWrightCheatham Co ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee
SavannahWrightCommunity Bank and Trust ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee