We have great partners who share scholarship opportunities with us and we like to pass them along. Here are the most recent scholarships to be share with our office
Horatio Alger Scholarship
The Horatio Alger Association scholarship application for high school
seniors is open until October 25
.Eligible students can receive up to
$25,000 for college by applying atscholars.horatioalger.org.
JA USA has promoted the Horatio Alger Association scholarship for many
years and we are pleased that this year the Horatio Alger Alumni
Association will be launching a national volunteer initiative with select JA
Areas this fall.
This is a wonderful group that seeks to empower students through
Rush Revere Scholarship
Authors Rush and Kathryn Adams Limbaugh, and all of us at the Adventures of Rush Revere Series care immensely about the future generations, as you do. In order to support the homeschool community at large, in fall 2016, we will be awarding up to four homeschool students financial scholarships and materials toward their advanced education expenses. We ask that you please tell us a little about your son or daughter and why they homeschool. Please include why you feel they are most deserving of a scholarship and specifically what makes them unique. We love homeschool student photos too! The due date for the 2016 Fall Scholarships is December 1, 2016. Keep up the great work!
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service.
Created in 1995 by Prudential and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the program honors middle level and high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state and national level.
Thus far, it has recognized more than 115,000 young people who’ve made a difference – and inspired countless others to consider how they might contribute to their communities.
The Spirit of Community Awards program also honors youth volunteers in countries outside the U.S. where Prudential has a significant presence: Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Ireland, India, China and Brazil.
To be eligible, you must:
be in grades 5-12 as of November 8
be a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.
have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of the application
submit a completed application to a school or the head of an official designated local organization by November 8.
|GALEN COLLEGE OF NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
Galen College of Nursing is providing scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a career in nursing. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.00 and a minimum score on the ACT of 20. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for application is March 10, 2017.
The Mensa Education and Research Foundation has a number of scholarship awards available to U. S. citizens who will be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the 2017-2018 academic year.
Applicants must submit an application and essay (up to 550 words) explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals and how they plan to achieve those goals. Entries will be judged at three levels: local, regional, and national. Winners may receive awards ranging from $300 to $2,500. Go to www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships to submit your application by January 15, 2017.
LEVY LAW OFFICES SCHOLARSHIP
The Levy Law Offices are offering a $2,500 scholarship to one student who will be enrolled in a two-year to five-year institution (college or university) in 2017 in Kentucky or Ohio. To apply, students will create a short (2–3 minute) video or write a 1000 word essay telling us about one of the following things:
1. Explain why you do not support or promote distracted driving (Ex: driving while texting or drinking).
2. Explain how you prevent distracted driving and promote safe driving practices for yourself, friends, or family by providing specific examples.
The applicant’s video and essay should also tell us how this scholarship will help them to achieve their educational goals. They will then upload the video to YouTube, fill out the application and include a link to their video on YouTube, or just submit their essay through the application. Applications are due March 20, 2017. Here is more information about the scholarship:http://levylawoffices.com/scholarship/
ELKS LEGACY SCHOLARSHIPS
Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Foundation will offer a total of 250 awards in the 2017 contest.
For the 2017 contest, any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2014, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2014, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2017. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
Eligible students should apply in the following manner:
The student must complete and submit the ONLINE application. The 2017 Legacy Awards application deadline is due online by 12:00 p.m. (noon) Central Time on Friday, February 3, 2017.
Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships ($1,000 year for four years). The Foundation offers a total of 250 awards.
Children and grandchildren will compete separately against other children and grandchildren in their state. Each state is eligible to receive a number of awards based on its past support of the Elks National Foundation. Each state’s quota is divided evenly among children and grandchildren. In states where the quota is an uneven number, the extra award is allocated to children of Elks, rather than grandchildren.
The Selection Committee is appointed by the ENF Board of Trustees, and consists of professionals who are not connected with either the Elks National Foundation or the BPO Elks of the USA. The Selection Committee is responsible for the confidential review of each applicant’s file. They determine the Legacy Award winners. All decisions are final.
The ENF Legacy Awards contest provides educational assistance to children and grandchildren of Elk members who are high school seniors, going on to college, and exhibit the core values of the Elks National Foundation:
Award winners will be announced in late April.
Elks National Foundation
ELKS MOST VALUABLE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2017 competition.
Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply.
From April 6-9, 2017 the 20 top finalists will participate in an all expenses paid Leadership Weekend in Chicago during which they’ll interview with the national judges. These 20 finalists will be vying for two first-place awards of $50,000; two second-place awards of $40,000; and two third-place awards of $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive awards of $20,000. The 480 runners-up will receive fifth-place scholarships of $4,000. Click here to read all about the 2016 MVS Leadership Weekend held in Chicago.
Click here for a list of Most Valuable Student scholarship application frequently asked questions.
The Chicago office of the Elks National Foundation will announce the 500 national winners, and notify them in writing, by late April 2017. (Many local Lodges, districts and state Elks associations award their own scholarships through this program. These scholarships are not to be confused with the 500 Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarships.)
Ranging from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year, Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university.
The Elks National Foundation is proud to present its 2016 class of Most Valuable Student Scholarship Recipients. Click here to see the full list of winners.
2017 Most Valuable Student Award Offers
Questions? Email Scholarship@elks.org or call 773/755-4732.
To begin the application process, if you are a high school senior and a US citizen, go tohttps://aim.applyISTS.net/ElksMVS to create an account using your email address and chosen password. You may then login to your account to be taken directly to the Welcome Page of the 2017 Most Valuable Student application.
For assistance, contact ISTS Customer Care via:
Program Key: ElksMVS
AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP
The AXA Achievement Scholarship provides over $1.4 million in scholarships to young people throughout the nation representing all 50 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico. Students have the opportunity to receive a $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000 scholarship. In addition, for every student who wins a scholarship, a grant in the amount of $1,000 will be made to the winner’s school.
What does it take to become an AXA Achiever?
Our scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. They are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities:
Ambition and drive
Determination to set and reach goals
Respect for self, family and community
Ability to succeed in college
Who is eligible?
Applicants to the AXA Achievement Scholarship must:
Be United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 united states, Washington, D.C. or Puerto Rico
Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2017-2018 academic year
Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities
Because reducing risk is woven into the fabric of our company, special consideration is given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health, safety and/or emergency preparedness
When to apply
Apply at https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html
The 2017 program will be accepting applications until 10,000 applications are submitted or 11:59 pm on December 15, 2016, whichever comes first.
NATIONAL CO-OP SCHOLARSHIP
The National Co-op Scholarship Program will award 175 Merit Scholarships totaling $4.5 million to deserving students. Applicants must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and apply for admission to one of the partner colleges. The ten partner colleges are: Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York Oswego, UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI, UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO, University of Massachusetts Lowell and Wentworth Institute of Technology. Applications are available in the guidance office or students can go to www.waceinc.org to apply. Registration deadline is February 15, 2017.
VARSITY TUTORS SCHOLARSHIP
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here:http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
SOLAR ACTION ALLIANCE SCHOLARSHIP
Solar Action Alliance is a group of environmentalists who want to spread the word about the most clean, reliable, and abundant source of renewable energy: the sun.
Solar Action Alliance is excited to offer one $1000 scholarship to a hardworking, motivated student.
What Are the Scholarship Rules?
Submit a 500-1000 word essay to answer the following question:
What excites you most about the future of solar?
Submissions must be emailed to email@example.com. Please include “Entry for Solar Action Alliance Scholarship” in the subject. Include your name and contact information in your email submission.
What Are the Scholarship Requirements?
1. You must be (or planning on being) a full-time student at an accredited institute of higher education. In order to verify this, you must provide us an official statement verifying your enrollment.
2. You must have at least a 3.2 (out of a 4.0 scale) GPA.
3. Our annual scholarship deadline is July 1st. Winner will be notified by August 1st. Due to our scholarship being annual, the years will change, but the days will stay the same for the deadline.
Helpful Guidelines For Your Submission
1. Please proof read your essay. Failing to do a simple review may end up costing you the scholarship.
2. Do not plagiarize. Our scholarship committee knows the difference between a stolen essay, and a well-researched essay.
3. Have fun! Let your passion for solar shine through in your essay submission.
1. Our scholarship is annual. So if you don’t win this year, you can always apply next year!
2. Only one essay entry per applicant.
3. All students earning any type of degree, graduate or undergraduate are eligible to apply.
WARREM COUNTY CONSERVATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Thomas C. Spellmire Future Conservation Leader Scholarship is a $500 scholarship awarded to a high school applicant who plans to enroll in a two or four-year undergraduate program in one of the following courses of study: natural resource management, agriculture, forestry, equine science, wildlife, geography, ecology, environmental science or other related fields of study.
Applicants must be residents of WARREN County
Application must be received in the Warren SWCD District office by April 1, 2016 by 4 p.m.
320 E. Silver Street Lebanon, Ohio 45068
FOUNDATION FOR APPALACHIAN OHIO SCHOLARSHIPS
The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio is pleased to announce the availability of several scholarships for high school seniors. The applications for these scholarships are available in the guidance office or at www.appalachianOhio.org. Applications must be returned by March 31, 2016. These scholarship opportunities include the AK Steel Foundation Award, the Ora E. Anderson Scholarship and the Wayne White and Bob Evans Legacy Scholarship.
MARVIN LEWIS SCHOLARSHIP
The Marvin Lewis Scholarship Fund was created to recognize and honor outstanding male and female student athletes from our region on an annual basis. Candidates are evaluated based on a 1,000 word essay, established criteria of a minimum 2.75 grade point average, financial need, proven commitment to the community, and a varsity letter in any sport.
Go to https://marvinlewis.org/youth-education/scholarships/ to apply. Deadline to apply is April 30.
They award at least five four-year, $20,000 scholarships annually.
ANTHONY MUNOZ FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Anthony Munoz Foundation Scholarship offers scholarships to high school seniors in the Ohio counties of Brown, Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Greene, Hamilton, Highland, Montgomery, Preble and Warren. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA or a minimum composite score of 18. Applicants must intend to attend one of the following schools in the Tri-State area: Art Academy of Ohio, Cedarville University, Central State University, Christ College of Nursing, Cincinnati Christian University, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Clark State Community College, Mount St. Joseph University, Miami University, Sinclair Community College, University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, Wilmington College, Wittenberg University, Wright State University, Xavier University, Georgetown College, Northern Kentucky University, Thomas More College, Earlham College, Hanover College, Indiana University East, or Purdue University College of Technology-Richmond. Application deadline is April 30, 2016. Visit munozfoundation.org for more details.
SOUTHERN OHIO REALTORS SCHOLARSHIP
The Southern Ohio Association of Realtors is offering scholarships to graduating seniors from Clermont, Brown, eastern Hamilton, southern Warren, western Butler, and Adams counties. This award may be used for post secondary education or career training. Deadline for application is March 1, 2016.
PFLAG SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The scholarship program aims to encourage and reward gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender students. The scholarship application can be found at www.pflagcinci.org. Deadline for application is April 15, 2016.
JAMES KURA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers announces the 2016 James Kura Memorial Scholarship Contest. The applicaion is now available on the website, www.oacdl.org/scholarship. OACDL awards three $1,000 scholarships to three high school seniors who will be attending a 4 year accredited college. Rules and details available online. Deadline for applicaion is Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
FUEL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Announcing the 2016 Pay It Forward Scholarships
Brought to you by The Fuel Foundation
THERE ARE 14 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE THIS YEAR TOTALING $35,000!
2 – $5,000 5 – $3,000 3 – $2,000 4 – $1,000
Who Is Eligible?
-SIGMA Members’ adult or student employees, spouses, children, grandchildren and dependents of employees.
-High School Seniors who have been accepted to college or trade school for Fall of 2016 with a minimum GPA of 2.5.
-Students currently enrolled in a Trade School, Undergraduate, Graduate, and PhD program with a cumulative 2.5 College GPA and a minimum of one full time quarter/semester complete.
-Individuals who have paid it forward by completing significant volunteer work in your community or school. You must submit supporting documentation required in application.
How to Apply?
Fill out the Online Application or visit www.thefuelfoundation.net for more information and to download a form.
Contact Marilyn Selvitelle at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (703) 375-0486.
RIPLEY FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK SCHOLARSHIP
Ripley Federal Savings Bank will be awarding one $500 scholarship to a senior who resides in Brown, Adams, Highland, or Clermont counties in Ohio. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and major in business, economics, finance, or accounting. Deadline for application is March 25, 2016.
CINCINNATI SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
The foundation administers over 80 different scholarship. Most are based on need. Go to https://cincinnatischolarshipfoundation.academicworks.com. to apply.
Follow directions to create your own account and complete the application.
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF GARDEN CLUBS SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs, Inc. is sponsoring scholarships for students who are interested in a career in horticulture, conservation, nature and beautification, landscape design, landscape contracting, commercial florist or floral arts. Applications must be received by March 15.
LAW FIRM SCHOLARSHIPS
The Law Offices of Robert A. Klingler Co., L.P.A. is offering a $1,000 scholarship to one high school aged student or one college-aged student in Ohio. To apply, students will write an essay that is 500–1,000 words in length telling us the one thing they would change about this world if they could, why, and how they would do it. Students will submit their essay in addition to their filled-out application. It’s that easy!
Follow the link for more information about the scholarship: http://klinglerlaw.com/scholarship/
Next, the Harris Law Firm is offering one $1,000 scholarship to help an Ohio student further his or her educational aspirations. To apply, the student will create a short (30-120 second) video telling us about the superhero or superheroes that have influenced their education. Also, they will tell us how this scholarship will help them reach their goals!
Follow the link for more information about the scholarship: http://harrisworkerscomp.com/scholarship/
WILLIAM D. SQUIRES EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The William D. Squires Educational Foundation is a small private family foundation that was created in 1999 with the sole purpose of helping students in Ohio follow their dreams. The William D. Squires Scholarship is primarily a financial need-based scholarship. The award amount is $3,000 per calendar year and is renewable up to three additional years for a total of $12,000.
The Foundation is proud to announce 15 scholarships will be awarded to the Class of 2016! There is no fee to apply. If you would like to learn about the history of the Foundation, please visit our website.
Who is eligible to apply for The William D. Squires Scholarship?
Applicants must meet all of the following requirements:
1. Applicants must be seniors, residing in Ohio, graduating from an Ohio high school in 2016.
2. Eligibility is primarily based upon financial need. The EFC on the finalized FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) must be less than 8,000. Finalists must have at least a $3,000 “need” to receive this scholarship.
3. Applicants must already know their career goal and be highly motivated to reach their goal.
4. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited 4 year post-secondary educational institution on a full-time basis by the end of 2016. The school of choice does not need to be in Ohio but must have a program leading to a degree in the student’s chosen field.
5. Although this is not primarily an academically based scholarship, applicants must demonstrate academic promise and good character. A minimum 3.20 cumulative GPA is required.
Application will be accepted from February 15 to April 5.
THE OHIO OIL AND GAS EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation offers $1,000 scholarships to seniors who are planning to attend an Ohio college, have a GPA of 2.5 or better, and have a career goal in the crude oil and natural gas industry, or related energy field. Deadline for application is March 1, 2016.
OHIO VALLEY ASSOCIATED BUILDERS SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Valley Associated Builders and Contractors Emerging Leaders Group scholarship is for students pursuing a career in a construction related field. To be eligible for the scholarship, candidates must be enrolled at a high school within the following Ohio counties: Allen, Auglaize, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Darke, Greene, Hamilton, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, Shelby or Warren.
Scholarship applicants must plan on becoming employed as a construction skilled trades worker or attending a post high school program in a construction related field. The $1000 scholarship will be awarded to six students in the 2015-16 school year. Deadline for application is February 1, 2016.
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CAREER COLLEGES SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools offers more than 200 OhioLEADS! Scholarship opportunities valued at over $850,000 for students planning on pursuing a career in Accounting, Business, Computer Networking, Criminal Justice, Dental Assisting, Electronics, Medical Assisting, Nursing, Paralegal, Veterinary Technology, Visual Communications, and more. Local colleges who participate are Fortis College, Brown Mackie College and the International College of Broadcasting. These scholarships are available to any current high school senior with a “C” average or better. Deadline for application is April 9, 2016.
NFIB YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR SCHOLARSHIP
The NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation is looking for graduating high school seniors who operate their own small business are eligible to receive a 2016 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award from the foundation. 100 Scholarships will be awarded to Young Entrepreneurs ranging from $2,000 to $25,000. Visit www.NFIB.com/YEA for more information and to apply online between October 1 and December 18, 2015.
BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarships are available at Bowling Green State University for incoming freshmen considering careers in teaching science and/or math. The Ohio Board of Regents has awarded Choose Ohio First grant funds to BGSU to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Education. The unique program called Science and Math Education in Action offers recipients $4,000 the first year of college with increases each year up to $5,200 the fourth year – a scholarship valued at a total of approximately $20,000 .
High school seniors considering teaching either secondary science or math or middle childhood science and math may be eligible for this scholarship program.
The basic criteria for consideration includes:
Incoming freshman fall 2016
Minimum high school GPA of 3.0
Act of 23 or above
Deadline to apply is January 15, 2016 Visit www.bgsu.edu/action to complete an online application. In addition to scholarship funds, the ACTION program offers unique opportunities for students such as a month-long Summer Bridge program to prepare incoming freshmen for college, personal interactions with faculty, involvement with science or math research projects, classroom action research experience, and internships with community members who use science and/or math in their careers.
DISCOVER BANK SCHOLARSHIPS
Discover Bank is giving away $50,000 in scholarships to high school and undergraduate students. Now through Feb. 29, 2016, students automatically are entered to win a $2,500 scholarship when they sign up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college. Five winners will be randomly drawn on Dec. 7, 2015, and March 7, 2016. No purchase or student loan is necessary for students to enter or win. To learn more about the scholarship sweepstakes, visit www.Discover.com/studentloans/scholarships/award.html
FARRISH LAW FIRM SUPERHERO SCHOLARSHIP
The Farrish Law Firm wants to know who has been your
superhero in your education. Who has pushed you to work
hard academically? Who has inspired your career path? If
you are a high school student who will enroll in a two or
four year college next year, apply today for the $1,000
The Farrish Law Firm , L.P.A. Cincinnati Superhero
Scholarship. A minimum GPA is not required.To apply,
create a short (30-120 second) video telling us about the
superhero or superheroes that have influenced your
education. Also, tell us how this scholarship will help
you reach your goals! Upload your video to YouTube. For
detailed instructions on how to apply, read our
scholarship instructions. Applications are due November
15, 2015. Go to http://kellyfarrishlaw.com/scholarship/ for the instructions and rules.
A new start-up fund in part by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is offering scholarship funds to high school students who complete specific tasks that aim to help them develop as individuals and become more attractive college applicants. Students can sign up for the program starting as early as their freshman year and as late as the first semester of their senior year. Some examples of tasks that students can complete to earn scholarship money include:
Taking an honors course (colleges pay $50 to $1,000 per class)
Getting an A ($85 to $1,000 per class)
Perfect attendance for a year ($50 to $200 per year)
Volunteering in your community ($7 to $75 an hour)
Taking an Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate course ($50 to $1,250 per course)
Participating in a sport ($25 to $250 a year)
Taking on a leadership role in an extracurricular activity ($50 to $1,000 a year)
More than 100 colleges and universities including the University of Dayton, Denison University, and Tulane University have joined or are in the process of joining Raise.me Each college offers a different scholarship amount for various activities. Scholarship funds raised for one college cannot be transferred for use at other schools.
The founders of Raise.me are especially interested in helping students from low-income families save money for college, but the program is available to any high school student who wants to earn scholarship money. Visit www.raise.me for more information.
ROBERT CUNNINGHAM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Robert A. Cunningham was a dedicated volunteer at General Electric Credit Union (GECU) for over 30 years. His spirit of volunteerism was seen in his love of children’s sports and his commitment to scholastic achievement and college education. This scholarship was created to recognize graduating, college-bound high school seniors who embody the spirit of volunteerism like the late Mr. Cunningham.
Five scholarships will be awarded and each scholarship recipient will receive a one-time award of $2,000.
The applicant must be a: • College-bound, graduating high school senior with a strong academic record (at least a “B” average) • Primary member of GECU (students may join, if they qualify for membership*)
The scholarship has been designed to encourage and reward students who demonstrate a steadfast and long- serving spirit of volunteerism.
Applications must also include: • An essay (see Scholarship Application form for details) • Two letters of recommendation (one from an organization for which the applicant volunteers) • An official copy of his or her high school transcript
All applications must be received at General Electric Credit Union by 5:00 p.m. on, or post-marked by, Monday, January 11, 2016.
To submit applications: • Mail to: General Electric Credit Union, 10485 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241, ATTN: Marketing • Drop-off at any General Electric Credit Union office location
A scholarship committee will review the applications individually and choose several applicants to interview. Interviewing will take place in February/March and the committee will then select the recipients. All applicants will be notified of their results by phone and/or mail.
There is a branch of General Electric Credit Union in Eastgate by Jungle Jims. You can open an account with as low as $5.
AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP
The AXA Achievements Scholarship offers college
scholarships of $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors
who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their
activities in school, the community or the workplace. The
scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the
philanthropic arm of AXA US.
The 2016 program will be accepting applications from
September 10, 2015 until 10,000 applications are submitted
or 11:59 p.m. CST on December 15, 2015, whichever comes
first. Your application MUST be one of the first 10,000
submitted electronically by the deadline date.
The program is administered by Scholarship Management
Services, a division of Scholarship America. Scholarship
Management Services is the nation’s largest designer and
manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs
for corporations, foundations, associations and
OHIO TOWNSHIP ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Township Association offers scholarships to Ohio high school seniors. Two local government Achievement scholarships will be awarded and one academic achievement will be awarded. To qualify for the local government scholarship students must demonstrate outstanding citizenship through service and participation in community activities. To qualify for the academic achievement scholarship students must have a B average and at least a 22 ACT score or 1000 SAT score. Students can apply for both scholarships but may only win one. Applications must be submitted by January 29, 2016.
OHIO GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIPS
The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs Foundation is offering $1000 scholarships to students who will pursue a career in the fields of horticulture, conservation, nature and beautification, landscape design, landscape contracting, commercial florist or floral arts. Deadline for application is March 15.
NATIONAL CO-OP SCHOLARSHIP
To qualify for this scholarship, students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and apply for admission to one of the WACE colleges : Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York Oswego, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, The University of Toledo, and Wentworth Institute of Technology. WACE will award 175 merit co-op scholarships for a total value of $4,500,000.
The Mensa Education & Research Foundation Scholarship Program is now open. Go to www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships to submit your application by January 15, 2016. Scholarships are merit based; applications are judged solely by the essay submitted online. Over $80,000 in scholarships was awarded last year. Applicants are required to write an 550 word essay, as well as fill out a general applications.
Go to http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#programs to apply for the 2015 Coca-Cola Scholarship.
The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports more than 1,400
college students each year, with annual scholarships of
$3.4 million through two nationally recognized programs on
behalf of the Coca-Cola System. Scholarship recipients
excel academically and in service to others. Most
Coca-Cola Scholars share a passion for social justice and
many have overcome tremendous challenges to pursue their
High school seniors throughout the United States who meet
the eligibility requirements may apply for one of our
four-year, achievement-based scholarships. The application
deadline is October 31.
The BURGER KINGSM Scholars program can help!
High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2017-2018 school year!
High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible.
Don?t miss your chance to become a BURGER KINGSM Scholar. Apply today!
The application period for the 2017-2018 school year opens Oct. 15, 2016 and closes Dec. 15, 2016.
The Foundation for Blended and Online Learning Scholarship – https://scholarsapply.org/fbol-scholarship/
Visit PlanforCollege.com/JA to see other scholarship opportunities, grant information, financial information, and much more!
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