Summer Programs 

TN Promise has two different programs held in the summer. Both programs will help prepare students for college, both academically and socially. Both programs are free for the student! Detailed information as well as the application can be found by clicking on an option below. 

Online Summer bridge program

The tnAchieves Online Summer Bridge Program is a unique version of the Summer Bridge Program for students entering an eligible Tennessee institution in the fall of 2019. It is offered by WGU Tennessee and WGU Academy in partnership with tnAchieves. For more information, please click here.


The Summer Bridge Program is a free three-week program offered at all 13 community colleges designed to help incoming students start on a more college-ready level. Each day, students receive reading, writing and math instruction and attend a college success Lunch & Learn, where lunch will be provided. On the last day of the program, students have a chance to test out of learning support courses at the college they plan to attend. For more information, please click here.


In partnership with Southwest Tennessee Community College (SWTCC), tnAchieves is offering Class of 2019 seniors the opportunity to participate in the Summer Institute at the Whitehaven Campus (SWTCC). The Institute is a 10-week program where scholars will receive up to 9 hours of college credit for free. For more information, please click here.