hope lottery scholarship http://wmot.org en Tightening of Scholarship Criteria Recommended http://wmot.org/post/tightening-scholarship-criteria-recommended <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) - A special panel of the Tennessee legislature has recommended cutting some students&#39; college scholarships in half. The panel says the move will save Tennessee as much as $17 million a year.</p><p>The bipartisan Lottery Stabilization Task Force voted unanimously yesterday to reduce the lottery scholarship awards by 50 percent for students who do not meet both the standardized testing and high school grade requirements.</p> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 18:29:02 +0000 AP/WMOT 4519 at http://wmot.org