2018 - 2019 Scholarship Opportunities
Read each scholarship opportunity that is posted. If you meet the criteria, download the forms from this website by clicking on the actual PDF box and neatly fill out the scholarship application form, OR go to the websites listed to download/fill out the scholarship forms. Stop by the guidance counseling office if you have any questions about all that is posted here. Above all....MEET THE DEADLINES!
Click on the scholarship name in the table below to go to a description of the scholarship. The .pdf image indicates that you can click on the image to download a scholarship application. Most of the applications have been made into fillable forms, so they can be saved once information is typed on them.
|Due in OCTOBER|
|Horatio Alger Association Scholarship|
Due in NOVEMBER
|Due in DECEMBER|
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: 2018-2019
Students who always ace the quiz. Who shine on the field. Who are involved in every activity and who set the example in your school and community.
Students who apply for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship are already winners! They excel in class, in sports, and in the community. Don’t miss out on your chance to apply or to support students in your school who excel. The Wendy’s High School Heisman Program is your chance to recognize well-rounded senior men and women who learn, perform, and lead on a daily basis. Must have a cumulative high school GPA of B or 3.0 or better.
Go to: wendyshighschoolheisman.com
Submission Deadline: October 17-Application Closes
If integrity, determination and courage describe you- you have what it takes to be a Horatio Alger Scholar. This scholarship rewards students who possess the character to succeed in life. It helps students overcome the financial barriers of pursuing higher education. To qualify, you must have at least a 2.0 GPA and require financial assistance to attend college. (Must file out the FAFSA)
The eligibility criteria to be considered for the Horatio Alger National & State Scholarships are as follows.
-Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in the United States with plans to enter college no later than the Fall semester following graduation.
-Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the USA. Students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution.
-Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required).
-Be involved in co-curricular & community service activities
-Display integrity & perseverance in overcoming adversity
-Hold a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0....yes 2.0
-Be a United States Citizen
Application Deadline: OCTOBER 25 To learn more and apply, visit; scholars.horatioalger.org
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