The National & VA Association of Federal Education Program Administrators announces a scholarship to support qualifying seniors or HS graduates attending their first year of college. Two scholarships are for students pursuing degrees in education, and the other two scholarships may be awarded to applicants pursuing degrees in any field. Scholarship winners will be based upon the following criteria: GPA (20 points), Extracurricular, service, and/or leadership activities (25 points), 3 letters of recommendation (25 points), personal essay (30 points). The completed application must be submitted by January 16, 2019--NO EXTENSIONS WILL BE GRANTED. Please see Mrs. Dwoyer for an application or contact Mrs. Scott at the email below. Send the completed application to Ernestine H. Scott, VAFEPA Scholarship Coordinator, either at email@example.com, or to 12214 Sylvan Ridge Place, Chesterfield, VA 23838. Questions can be directed to Ernestine Scott at (804) 304-7979, or Cheryl Bostick at (804) 780-7791.
Each year in April, $1,000 grants will be awarded to graduating high school seniors in the U.S. who plan to continue their education at accredited colleges, etc. The number of grants awarded annually will be at the discretion of the U.S. JCI Senate Foundation. They must be used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study. Checks awarded will be made out in the name of the recipient and the educational institution of their choice. You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply, and you must write a personal statement of up to 300 words. Go to www.usjcisenate.org for details. All entries must be postmarked by January 11, 2019.
Scholarship Value: $500 Awards Available: 1 Award Deadline: Jan. 31, 2019
A) Anyone who is between age 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2019
B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply, follow these instructions:
1. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the following question:
In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve the $500 scholarship.
2. Before or after writing your Answer, you will also need to "Like" our Facebook page. Note: We will only read answers provided from people that "Like" our page.
Alexander Hamilton Scholars selects 35 under-served HS JUNIORS for their academic, personal, service, and entrepreneurial accomplishments, to participate in its no-cost, 5-year empowerment program (each year involves travel to a different part of the county). Students receive a $500 scholarship, and a comprehensive network of mentorship, guidance, and support, much like Hamilton did. If your family's adjusted gross income is under $100,000, you have at least a 3.0 GPA, and you will be available to participate in the NY Leader week in NYC from July 13-18, 2019, then you should apply. To learn more, go to hamiltonscholars.org Applications are due by 11:59pm PST on Jan. 30, 2019.
These scholarships are designed to recognize and promote ethics and integrity among young people. The BBB will award scholarships to graduating HS seniors who personify the best aspects of strong character and high ethical behavior in their personal choices and actions. Scholarship money is awarded directly to recipients to apply toward college tuition or expenses. Recipients are required to enroll in a college or university following graduation. Each scholarship is $1,000, and applicants must have a 3.0 GPA. The criteria for the award includes: Leadership Roles (30%), Extracurricular Activities (30%), Essay (40%), and must show documentation.
Apply here: https://bbbstudentofintegrity.smapply.org/
All apps MUST be received by 11:59p.m. on Jan. 31, 2019.
If you are at least age 16 by the summer, Pathways Flight Academies will immerse you in learning to fly while discovering the range of exciting aviation career opportunities available. Four two-week residential academies will be offered during the summer of 2019 for selected students who have shown an interest in and passion for Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM), and have career aspirations to become a pilot. Students admitted to this intensive program will undertake ground school and flight training that can culminate in their first solo flight at the end of the academy! The application and more info. can be found at http://vsgc-net.odu.edu and all parts of the application are due by Jan. 25, 2019.
This Scholarship is a full-ride, four-year, merit scholarship that may be used for undergraduate study at any accredited college or university in the U.S. Any HS junior who plans on enrolling in college in the fall of 2020 and is a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply (unfortunately current HS seniors are not eligible). Coolidge Scholars are selected based on academic excellence, interest in public policy, appreciation for and understanding of the values President Coolidge championed, as well as humility and service. The Coolidge Foundation invites the top 100 applicants to participate in its Coolidge Senators Program, which includes an all-expenses-paid Summit Weekend in Washington, D.C and a one-time $1,000 scholarship. Applicants who make it to the finalist level, but do not win the full scholarship, receive a one-time finalist scholarship of $5,000. The scholarship application and additional info is on our site: www.coolidgescholars.org. Please note the deadline is 5:00 PM EST, Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Questions? Go to firstname.lastname@example.org or (802) 672-3389 ext. 114.
This year, National Beta will award over 250 scholarships, ranging in value from $1,000 to $15,000 to deserving Senior Beta Members. All 12th grade Betas are invited to apply. (Members must be registered with the National Office by Nov. 1 of their senior year to apply.) They are looking for academic excellence, demonstrated leadership, commendable character, school & community service, and participation in National Beta. For more info., visit, betaclub.org/scholarship.
Application Opens: November 1, 2018 Deadline to Apply: January 24, 2019