Tennessee Governor's Schools provide 12 challenging and high-intensity programs for students currently in the tenth and eleventh grades.
Students interested in participating in a Governor's Schools program should obtain the application(s) from the school counselor. Nominations for the Tennessee Governor’s Schools must be made by high school counselors or principals. Applications for the 2017 Tennessee Governor’s Schools will be available on this page from Sept. 1 to Dec. 2, 2016. Applications must be postmarked no later than Dec. 2, unless otherwise noted.
Tennessee Governor's programs offer challenging and intensive learning experiences in the following disciplines: Arts, Humanities, International Studies, Engineering, Science, Prospective Teachers, Scientific Exploration of Tennessee Heritage, Business and IT Technology Leadership, Agricultural Science, Computational Physics, and Scientific Models and Data Analysis.