Most scholarships that are listed are primarily for seniors. However, if you are an underclassman, this is a great place to look at what scholarships are offered throughout the year, along with requirements and deadlines.
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Heisman High School Scholarship awards the nation’s most accomplished and community-minded scholar athletes. To be eligible, you must have at least a 3.0 gpa or higher, be proven leaders and role models within their school and community, and participated in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one of the 48 school sponsored sports. TA will have two winners who receive a certificate. Those two students will go on to have their applications submitted at the state level. One male and one female winner from each state will receive a $500 scholarship. You must use your COUNSELOR as your high school reviewer. Deadline to enter online is October 20, 2020 by 3pm.
Horatio Alger Association will award 106 scholarships of $25,000 each to deserving seniors who are seeking to complete a bachelor’s degree in a post-secondary environment. This foundation seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, good academic record (minimum gpa of 2.0), participation in community service, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society. Deadline to apply online is October 25, 2020.
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards is an award for a “top youth volunteer” in grades 9-12. To be eligible, you must have been involved in a volunteer activity in the past year. There will be one winner of $1,000 from each state. Turner Ashby will have two “Local Honorees” who will each receive a certificate. Online applications are available here . Deadline to apply is November 10, 2020. Please take a screenshot of your application or download and email it to Mrs. Kiracofe (email@example.com). You must list Mr. Judd (firstname.lastname@example.org) as your certifier to complete the application.
The Elks Most Valuable Student Program is sponsored by the Elks National Foundation. This scholarship is open to any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen. Applicants are judged on the following criteria: academics, leadership, financial need, and service. Scholarships range from $4,000 to $50,000 (some are renewable for all four years of college). Applications must be submitted online. Deadline to apply online is November 15, 2020.
Imagine America is offering a $1,000 scholarship to seniors who are attending a participating career college. (check website for participating colleges) Criteria include: minimum GPA of 2.5, financial need, community service during senior year. Class of 2020 grads may apply online starting in September 2019 and running through December 2020.
New scholarship website: www.scholarshipsharing.org. From there, specific scholarships are listed, along with scholarship organizations and individual colleges. This is a GREAT untapped resource.
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