Seniors: Updated college scholarship list HERE:

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2017-2018 Scholarship Listings

 Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing an animation related degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit http://www.animationcareerreview.com to find eligibility information along with the online application. The deadline is June 1, 2018.

Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing a business degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit http://www.onlinembareport.com to find eligibility information along with the online application. The deadline is June 1, 2018.

Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit http://www.fashion-schools.org to find eligibility information along with the online application.  The scholarship information can be found at the bottom right side of the page. The deadline is June 1, 2018.

 Boston University Trustees Scholarship– Boston University’s most prestigious merit-based award recognizes students who show outstanding academic and leadership abilities.  Every year, Boston University welcomes about 20 outstanding students to the Trustees Scholars Program.  Many of the current Scholars had a perfect 4.0 GPA in high school and typically ranked in the top 5-10% of their class.  This scholarship covers full tuition and student fees for four years.  Application instructions are available online at http://bu.edu/admissions/trusteeThe deadline is December 1, 2017. 

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program– This program awards scholarships to students who wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree after high school, demonstrate critical financial need, have been involved in community service activities, and have overcome adversity.  Students may apply online at http://scholars.horatioalger.orgThe deadline is October 25, 2017.

 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships– These scholarships look to honor students who stand out from their peers based on ability and academic achievement and who have financial barriers to achieving their full potential.  To apply, please visit www.jkcf.org/applyThe application will be available in late September 2017.

Jefferson Scholarship– The Jefferson Scholarship selection process is designed to give students an opportunity to showcase their excellence in leadership, citizenship, and scholarship.  Successful candidates have demonstrated uncommon academic abilities, exceptional leadership talents, and an understanding of the broader community around them.  In order to be considered, you must be nominated by your school counselor and apply to the University of Virginia by November 1st through the Early Action program.  Please see Mr. Behm or Mrs. Stahl in the House 1 Office in order to be considered for nomination by November 15, 2017.

Parentinn Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship– This $1,250 scholarship was created in an effort to prevent cyberbullying.  In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must plan on attending a college or university and submit a 600-1000 word essay on why and how to stop cyberbullying.  For more information and to apply, visit www.Parentinn.com/ScholarshipThe deadline is February 28, 2018.

 Prudential Spirit of Community Award– This award was created to recognize students who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service.  Apply online at http://spirit.prudential.comThe deadline is November 7, 2017.

 Ron Brown Scholar Program – The mission of the Ron Brown Scholar Program is to advance higher education and improve the lives of public service-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans and to accelerate their progress into impactful leadership roles and activities.  Applicants must excel academically, show exceptional leadership potential, and make an impact on their communities through service to others.  The scholarship is worth $10,000 annually over four years.  To apply, please visit www.ronbrown.org.  For early consideration, please submit your application by November 1, 2017.  The final deadline is January 9, 2018.

Seton Hall Pirate’s Pitch Scholarship Competition– Students with a 3.0 GPA or higher are invited to submit an original business idea for an innovative product or service.  Finalists will be selected and invited to present their ideas to a panel of judges at Seton Hall University.  Cash prizes and scholarships will be awarded.  To apply, visit http://www.shu.edu/go/HSPitchThe deadline is October 18, 2017.

University of Dayton Leadership in Service Scholarship This $10,000 scholarship is available to students planning to attend the University of Dayton who have a passion for personal development and a commitment to service. The scholarship requires that you be nominated by your school. If you wish to be considered for nomination please see Mr. Behm or Mrs. Stahl by October 18, 2017.

University of Texas at Dallas McDermott Scholars ProgramThe McDermott Scholars Program provides highly motivated and academically talented students with full tuition, monthly stipend, and other benefits at the University of Texas at Dallas. Interested students should complete both the UT at Dallas admissions application and the McDermott Scholars application by January 3, 2018. More information can be found at http://www.utdallas.edu/mcdermott .

WACE Annual National Scholarship Co-Op Program– These merit co-op scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors who plan to participate in college cooperative education.  In order to apply for this scholarship, students must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or higher and apply to at least 1 of the 9 participating institutions.  For more information, please visit www.waceinc.orgDeadlines vary depending on the institution.

Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship– Wendy’s is looking for scholar athletes who use their work ethic and passion for excellence to inspire others and champion causes in which they believe.  There are two phases to the application process.  For the first phase, you will need to ask a school official to review your application. This review must be completed in order for you to qualify for the program. The school official can be an unrelated teacher, counselor, or administrator at your high school. You’ll need to enter your reviewer’s full name and email address on the application, so it’s a good idea to check with him or her before you start.  The second phase will be completed at a later date.  To apply, please visit www.wendysheisman.com.   Phase 1 must be completed by October 1, 2017.

 

 

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Seniors: Updated college scholarship list HERE: