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Must attend University of Notre DameA four-year merit scholarship award of $25,000 per year toward the cost of attending Notre DameThe students are chosen based on distinguished academic accomplishments, exemplary integrity and moral character, demonstrated leadership abilities, and a commitment to a life of service embracing the values of Catholic social tradition. November 15 574.631.1111 or via email at info@hesburgh-yusko.org
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A SEARCH OF COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES & OFFICES OF SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID WEBSITES SHOULD BE INCLUDED IN YOUR SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH.MERIT-BASED, NEED-BASED, DEPARTMENTAL, AND OTHER SCHOOL SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIPSVARIES BY SCHOLARSHIPVARIES BY SCHOLARSHIPVARIES BY SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY & OFFICE OF SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID WEBSITE 
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program - Essay ContestGeneral$1,000Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of website: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm. Full details are available on site.June 14 Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants, Chicago, IL 60060, scholarships@abbottandfenner.com or visit online (click on more information)
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Advancing Hispanic Excellence in Technology, Engineering, Math and Science Inc.(AHETEMS) General Scholarships for High School Seniors and UndergraduatesScience, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or a related fieldUp to $20,000Merit-based and need-based general scholarships are awarded, to qualified high school graduating seniors and undergraduate students who demonstrate both significant motivation and aptitude for a career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Many scholarships are for Hispanic students;however, some scholarships are available for African-American, American Indian, first generation college students, and for students without regard to ethnicity.Varies by scholarship AHETEMS 13181 Crsrds Pkwy N 450 City Of Industry, CA 91746 United States Phone: 1-323-725-3970
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AES EngineeringGeneral, leaders$500To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htmOctober 6  AES Engineering scholarships@aesengineers.com or visit online (click on more information)
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AFA Teen Scholarship Essay ContestGeneral$500 to $5,000• United States citizenship or permanent residency • Plan to enter an accredited four-year college/university within 12 months of the scholarship deadline • Be currently enrolled in a public, independent, parochial, military, home-school or another high school in the United States (if not currently enrolled, please explain extenuating circumstances) How to Apply: The candidates can apply for the scholarship either on- line or off-line. • For applying on-line, complete on-line scholarship application form and upload the supporting documents: http://afaapplications.org/ Supporting Documents: • One copy of completed and signed application form • One copy of brief, typewritten autobiography (maximum 200 words or less) in essay format • Two copies of essay (one copy of the essay with an attached title page with essay title, word count and applicant’s name and address, and one copy without a title page, NOTE: online applicants must submit only one copy of essay with title page.) • A 1,200 to 1,500-word essay (typed, written in English, 12-point font, double-spaced, margins of approximately one-inch on all sides) that answers the following questions: 1. How has Alzheimer’s disease changed or impacted your life? 2. What have you learned about yourself, your family and/or your community in the face of coping with Alzheimer’s disease? Submitting Details:The candidates can submit the completed application packet with attention to address listed.February 15 Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Fl., New York, NY 10001, Attention: AFA Teens College Scholarship , info@afateens.org, 866.AFA.8484 or visit online (click on more information)
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Agnes Scott College -- various scholarships availableGeneral, music, native Spanish-speakers; Presbyterian; femaile$1,000 to full tuition, fees, room and boardMerit-based scholarships are awarded through the admission office. The college automatically considers all early-decision and scholarship-decision students for merit-based aid. When granting merit-based scholarships, the college looks at several factors including academic achievement, community service, evidence of leadership, extracurricular involvement and state residence. Scholarships are awarded through the admission office. Semifinalists for our most competitive scholarships are invited for an on-campus interview with a scholarship committee in February. Elizabeth Kiss Trailblazer Scholarship is awarded to accepted students who have a 3.75 reported GPA, a 1250 SAT or a 26 ACT, are eligible for a $25,000 merit-based scholarship, renewable for up to four years.The Goizueta Foundation Scholarship for native Spanish speakers is also available; the Agnes Scott College Presbyterian Scholarships Available on the basis of academic achievement and leadership in the Presbyterian Church. Nomination by a Presbyterian minister suggested. A separate application is required. The Nannette Hopkins Music scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year students who express an intention of majoring or minoring in music, and who demonstrate scholastic ability, talent and seriousness of thought, purpose and endeavor, and who have financial need. The scholarship is renewable each year as long as the student continues to major or minor in music. Requires a separate application and auditions.Varies by scholarship. Agnes Scott College, 141 E. College Ave., Decatur, GA 30030 Tel: 404 471-6000 | 800 868-8602 or visit online (click on more information).
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Air Force ROTCEngineering (various), Architecture, Chemistry, Computers, Math, Meteorology, Physics, Operations Research); various scholarships available with military obligationUp to full scholarships, plus books and expensesMust be US citizen, 17 to 31 years of age, and high school graduate. Must complete a physical fitness assessment and an interview, need counselor certificate, personal statement, and resume.To be eligible for scholarship consideration, you must achieve an SAT composite of 1240 or ACT composite of 26. Applicant must also attain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. There are no waivers or exceptions to the SAT/ACT or GPA requirements. We now ONLY accept ACT/SAT scores electronically through the ACT or SAT agency using AFROTC Test Code 0548.December 1 Air Force ROTC representative or apply online (click on more information)
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Airport Minority Advisory Council Educational and Scholarship Program (AMACESP)Aviation, Business Administration, Accounting, Architecture, Engineering or Finance, women, minorities$2,000; can reapplyAMACESP distributes scholarships to women and minorities pursuing a degree and career in the aviation industry (Aviation, Business Administration, Accounting, Architecture, Engineering or Finance). Applicant must be seeking a BS or BA, and must be admitted by an accredited school or university for the current school term in which you are applying for a scholarship, demonstration of a cumulative 3.0 GPA, and have involvement in community activities and extracurricular activities. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete and submit all application materials. Awardees are expected show a commitment to involvement in furthering the mission of the Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) by participating in the AMAC Program, and continually maintain all of the eligibility requirements as outlined above during the term AND provide supporting documentation for reapplication during succeeding terms. In addition, he/she will be required to: Become a student member of AMAC; communicate with AMAC once each semester during school term scholarship is awarded, which will include progress reports, a copy of your grades upon completion of semester to show proof of maintaining 3.0 GPA. Students are eligible for two (2) scholarship awards but must reapply each application period. Application available on website.Unavailable until the spring 2018 Airport Minority Advisory Council, Attn: Scholarship Program, 2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 902, Arlington, VA 22202, Phone: 703-414-2622, Fax: 703-414-2686, Email: amac.info@amac-org.com or visit online (Click on more information)
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Al Neuharth Free Spirit ScholarshipsThe purpose of the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference is to promote the vital role of the First Amendment as a cornerstone of democracy and to inspire students to pursue journalism careers$1,000 scholarship and all expense paid journalism conferenceThe annual Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholarship and Journalism Conference program targets rising high school seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in journalism and who demonstrate qualities of “free spirit.” Students will come to Washington, D.C. June 16-21, 2018, to participate in an all-expenses-paid journalism conference at the Newseum, located at 555 Pennsylvania Ave., NW and are awarded a $1,000 college scholarship. The purpose of the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference is to promote the vital role of the First Amendment as a cornerstone of democracy and to inspire students to pursue journalism careers. February 1 Karen Catone, kcatone@newseum.org, 202/292-6271
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Alabama A&M University ScholarshipsAlumni Scholarships, Departmental Scholarships, Federal Scholarships, Private Scholarships, State Scholarships, Outside Scholarships, Scholarships for African-Americans, Normalite Opportunity ScholarshipVaries by scholarship.Varies by scholarship.Varies by scholarship. For scholarship questions, email scholarships@aamu.edu or call Phone: (256) 372-5000
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Alpha Delta Kappa - Clare Johnson Marley - Mary Earle Berger Fine Arts ScholarshipGeneral$2,000Requires a minimum SAT score of 1220 or ACT composite score of 25 and academic rank in top 20% of class. Open to any student who is currently graduating from a accredited high school in NC and who expects to enroll in a 4-year college or universityMarch 15 Student Services Office 
Alpha Delta Kappa - Eunice Riggins Memorial Scholarship General$2,000Requires a minimum SAT score of 1220 or ACT composite score of 25 and academic rank in top 10% of class. Open to any woman who is currently graduating from a accredited high March 15 Student Services Office 
Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarships (Alpha Delta Kappa is an International Honorary Organization for Women Educators)GeneralUp to $2,000Varies by scholarhshipVaries by scholarship Student Services or website.
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Alpha Delta Kappa-Mary Rose Mills - Linda Rankin Memorial ScholarshipGeneral$2,000Requires a minimum SAT score of 1290 or ACT composite score of 27 and academic rank in top 10% of class. Open to any student who is currently graduating from a accredited high school in NC and who expects to enroll in a 4-year college or university iMarch 15 Student Services Office 
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority [Sigma Tau Omega Chapter] in partnership with the Ivy Community Service Foundation of Cary General, African American$2,500High school seniors who are African-American or of African- American descent and will graduate with a 3.0+ GPA. Applicants must reside in Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs, or Morrisville and attend a Wake County magnet, charter,private school APRIL 1, 2018 Student Services Office or scholarship@sigmatauomega- aka.com.
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American Association of Blacks in EnergyPhysical Sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines in preparation for a career in the energy sector.$1,000; The top winner’s application is forwarded to compete for a Southeast Regional Award of $3,000.1. The student must have an unweighted academic average of “B” or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale);2. The student must be a graduating high school senior who intends to enroll the next semester following high school graduation in an accredited college or university.;3. The student must plan to major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology,engineering or mathematics fields in preparation for a career in the energy sector.;4. The student must be one of the historically underrepresented minorities in the sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines. (African American,Hispanic or Native American)February 3 northcarolina@aabe.org.
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American Association of University Women (AAUW) ScholarshipsWomenUnavailableAmerican Association of University Women (AAUW) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and donors, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners. The website provides a centralized scholarship posting site that supports AAUW's local scholarship programs across the U.S. It provides information for women students seeking AAUW educational funding in their local communities. Participating branches and states determine their scholarship amounts and eligibility criteria, and applicants can view the array of opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate levels that meet their education needs. The can then apply via the procedures as outlined by each branch or state program. Check the website through the fall for participating state/branch applications.Unavailable AAUW, 1310 L St. NW, Suite 1000, Washington, D.C., 20005 Phone: 202.785.7700 or 800.362.2289
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American Chemical Society Scholars ProgramsChemical Sciences or Chemical TechnologyUp to $5,000; renewableBe African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian; Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident;Be a full- time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college;Demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science (Grade Point Average 3.0, "B" or better);Demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR) form March 1 1155 Sixteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA, service@acs.org, 1-800-333-9511
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American College Foundation (ACF)Annual Visionary Scholarship ProgramGeneral$1,000 to $5,000Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior ; and, must be a United States citizen or eligible non- citizen. Relatives of the American College Foundation Staff are not eligible.May 1 Admin@AmericanCollegeFoundation.org 617.395.6757
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American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship ContestGeneral$2,000 each; 10 scholarships availableOpen to graduating high school seniors who are citizens or aliens residing legally in the U.S. and planning to attend a college/university or trade school in the US. Submit online entry form.April 1 Visit American Fire Sprinkler Association website (click on more information). Essay and test are available through the site.
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American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation Scholarship - AH&LEF Incoming Freshman ScholarshipHospitality, Hospitality Management, Hotel Management$500 to $6,000Open to graduating high school seniors planning to pursue a career in hospitality. Various scholarships are available and requirements vary; some require a nomination from your school, and some are self-nominated. Applications will be available after January 1.May 1 American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation, 1250 Eye Street, NW, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005-3931, Phone: 1.202.289.3180, Email: foundation@ahlef.org
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American Indian Education Foundation (AIEF)General; Native American or Alaska Nativeup to $2,000; renewableOpen to graduating high school seniors who are of Native American or Alaska Native descent and plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college/university or technical/vocational school full time. Must have and maintain a GPA of at least 2.0. Current year application will be on website after January 1; applications submitted before March 1 earn bonus points.April 4 American Indian Education Foundation, 2401 Eglin Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 57703 Telephone (866) 866-8642 or email mlee@nrc1.org or visit online (click on more information)
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American Indian Services ScholarshipsGeneral$500 to $2,000Based on financial need. Enrolled in a university, college, junior college or technical school (see list of schools which accept this aid); One-Quarter (1/4) Northern-Native American Indian Blood; Undergraduate student with no more than 150 semester credits or 210 quarter credits; Full-time or part-time status - excluding non-credit courses; Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.25. You must submit an online application, and mail the following required documents/items: One photo of the applicant. One full-page letter about yourself: specify your tribe, where you are from, the school you are attending and your area of study, educational goals and future plans, and why you feel you need this scholarship. Letters should be double-spaced, using 12-point font and signed. Certificate of Indian Blood or proof of Indian heritage. Official Tuition Billing Statement from your school. Official copy of current transcript.May 1 for fall American Indian Services, Attn: Scholarship Dept., 3115 E Lion Ln, Ste 320, Cottonwood Heights, UT 84121, scholarship@americanindianservices.org
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American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) - Minority Scholarship Awards for Incoming College FreshmenChemical Engineering$1,000Must be a minority high school senior or college freshman intending to major in Chemical Engineering, GPA greater than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, be a well rounded individual with significant extracurricular activities. Updated applications and information will be available online in January. Some local chapters of the AIChE might have scholarships available also. Look for "local sections and committees" tab on home page of website.August 15 AIChE Awards Administrator, 3 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10016-5901; telephone 800-242-4363 or 646-495-1333 or email awards@aiche.org or visit online (click on more information)
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American Legion National High School Oratorical ContestGeneralFirst place receives $18,000, second gets $16,000 and third takes $14,000.Open to US citizens or lawful residents under 20 years old and enrolled in high school. Must prepare an oration about some aspect of the Constitution of the United States with emphasis on the duties and obligations of a citizen to our government. In addition an extemporaneous speech on topic provided. See national website for state information.entry level starts October thru February; varies by state Visit National website online (click on more information) or email: oratorical@legion.org. In GA - For additional information on local contests, contact your local American Legion Post or The American Legion State Headquarters, 3035 Mt. Zion Road, Stockbridge, GA 30281, 678-289-8883, Fax 678-289-8885, or contact Chairman David L. Burdette, 770-428-0400. GA website not helpful.
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American Legion National High School Oratorical Contest - North CarolinaOration on some aspect of the Constitution of the U.S.$14,000, $16,000, $18,000 to top 3 national contestantsOpen to US citizens or lawful residents under 20 years old and enrolled in high school. Must prepare an oration about some aspect of the Constitution of the United States with emphasis on the duties and obligations of a citizen to our government. In addition an extemporaneous speech on topic provided. Each contestant gives an 8 to 10 minute prepared speech on what it means to be a citizen under the US Constitution. Each student must also speak from 3 to 5 minutes on an "assigned topic" drawn at the contest from a list of 4 predefined topics. This topic will be the same for all contestants in the contest once drawn. In NC, contest levels progress from high school level to Legion Post, district, state and national. Local contests start in December; final national contest in April.Contact local American Legion Post NC American Legion Post State of NC Headquarters, PO Box 26657 Raleigh, NC 27611-6657, telephone (919) 832-7506, nclegion@nc.rr.com. Visit online (click on more information).
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American Meteorological Society (AMS) - AMS Freshman Undergraduate ScholarshipAtmospheric, Oceanic, or Hydrologic Science, meteorology$5000, awarding $2500 each year (for the freshman and sophomore years).Requirements vary depending on scholarship; some of the scholarships specifically target minority students. All scholarships target students planning to study atmospheric science or related oceanic and hydrologic science; some require membership in the AMS to be eligible. Transcripts, test scores, letter of recommendation required. Students must include, with a completed application form, an official high school transcript showing grades from the past three years, a letter of recommendation from a high school teacher or guidance counselor, and a copy of scores from an SAT or similar national college entrance exam.February 2 AMS Development and Student Program Manager Donna Fernandez ( 617-227-2426 ext. 3907).
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American Meteorological Society (AMS) - AMS/Industry Minority ScholarshipAtmospheric, Oceanic, or Hydrologic Science, meteorology, women, disabled, minority$6,000 two-year scholarship is for $3000 per year during freshman and sophomore years Scholarship targets minority students planning to study atmospheric science or related oceanic and hydrologic science. Transcripts, test scores, letter of recommendation required. Students must include, with a completed application form, an official high school transcript showing grades from the past three years, a letter of recommendation from a high school teacher or guidance counselor, and a copy of scores from an SAT or similar national college entrance exam.February 2 AMS Development and Student Program Manager Donna Fernandez ( 617-227-2426 ext. 3907).
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Amvets Americanism Essay ContestGeneral$1,000 up to $$4,000Financial need, academic promise, and merit. The scholarships are intended to provide financial assistance for veterans, service members, and families that have exhausted government aid, or who might not otherwise have the financial means to further their education Must submit an online completed, signed application, together with all supporting documents, by the deadline listed. The award determination will be made on the selection committee’s scores of the overall quality of the application and the scholarship essayMay 1 (Opens in January) 4647 Forbes Blvd. Lanham, MD 20706; Office. 1 (877) 726- 8387
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Andre Sobel River of Life Foundation - Andre Sobel Essay AwardEssay award for survivors of catastrophic illnessUnavailableThe purpose of this competition is to honor the young survivors of a catastrophic illness, ages 12 to 21. If you consider yourself to be a survivor, we celebrate with you and look forward to your submission. Submit an essay on a topic to be provided. Create your entry keeping in mind that you are talking to your peers. We encourage you to be honest and personal about your thoughts. This is the time for you to say what you may have felt unable to share before. What you have lived through and learned could prove invaluable to a new patient somewhere whose experience is likely very similar to yours. Essay should express you, and can be written using many formats. Check website for information; available after January 1.Unavailable Phone: (310) 276-7111; Email info@andreriveroflife.org; Mail: The Andre Sobel River of Life Foundation, P.O. Box 361460, Los Angeles CA 90036
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Andrew College Institutional ScholarshipsGeneral, athletic, fine arts, vocal music, piano, theatre, visual arts, Church music, Methodist ChurchUp to full tuition, room and boardSubmit FAFSA; Unconditional acceptance to Andrew College;Completion of a college preparatory curriculum;High school GPA of 3.0 or higher; Record of leadership or service to school, community, or churchVaries by scholarship Andrew College,| 1-800-664-9250, 501 College Street, Cuthbert, GA 39840-5599,
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AnimationCareerReview.com "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship ProgramAwarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.$1,000Scholarships will be awarded to a high school senior who: 1.Intends to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college. 2.Has a demonstrable record of academic success. 3.Has a passion and drive for an animation and/or design related career.June 1 
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Annual Friends of the Page-Walker History ScholarshipPlan to major in history or the humanities.$750Cary resident, high school senior, letter of recommendation, essay, community involvement, strong interest in local history or historic preservation May 15 Student Services 
Apex Band BoosterMarching Band, Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, Color GuardUnspecified3.0 or higherApril  Student Services 
Apex High School PTSAGeneralUnspecifiedApplications are located in Student Services scholarship drawer. Students or parent MUST be a CURRENT MEMBER of the Apex High School PTSA. Student must be accepted to an accredited college, or vocational school and provide a copy of the acceptance letter. Character and Community Service, leadership, academic performance, financial need, and a one page essay.April  Student Services Career Center 
Apex Lions Club T. B. Holland Memorial ScholarshipGeneralUnspecifiedCompleted application, personal statement, official transcriptApril Student Services 
Apex Rotary Club Scholarship (CARY MACGREGOR ROTARY SCHOLARSHIP)General$20003.0 GPA Minimum, Scholarships will be awarded based upon various factors, including the student’s scholastic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities, involvement in the community, personal recommendations, and financial need.March 1 Student Services 
Appalachian State University - various scholarships availableGeneral; varies, music, geology, biology, mathematics, physics, education, art, communications, family and consumer sciences, theater and dance, astronomy, business, anthropology, chemistry, debateMerit-based and need-based scholarships — partial and full scholarships are availableVaries by scholarshipNov 15 and Feb 1 ASU Admissions Office, telephone (828) 262-2120 or email admissions@appstate.edu or visit online (click on more information)
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Appointment to a Military AcademyGeneral; military obligation follows college graduationFull tuition and most expensesMust be a US citizen, obtain a nomination from your Senator, Congressman, or VP of US, not married, not pregnant, no dependents, between 17 and 22 years of age with academic excellence, physical aptitude and medical fitness, extracurricular involvement, excellent SAT/ACT scores and recommendations.Ideally complete a preliminary application junior year See your counselor and visit the websites of United States Military Academy (West Point, New York), United States Naval Academy (Annapolis, Maryland, United States Air Force Academy (Colorado Springs, Colorado), United States Coast Guard Academy (New London, Connecticut), United States Merchant Marine Academy (Kings Point, New York). 
Architects Foundation Diversity Advancement ScholarshipArchitecture$20,000 total award renewable up to 5 yearsOpen to minority/disadvantaged students who are graduating high school seniors. These scholarships are open to high school seniors and college freshmen who plan to study architecture at a NAAB-accredited program. Selections will be based on financial need, academic achievement, essay, recommendations, transcript. Must submit a resume, personal essay,two letters of recommendation, two examples of your creative work estimated college expenses (requires FAFSA).January 18 (Complete Online Application) scholarships@architectsfoundation.org.
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Arkansas Alumni Association ScholarshipsGeneralup to $6,500; some renewableCumulative high school grade point average of 3.60, Composite ACT score of 24 or comparable SAT score, Students must be fully admitted without conditions before accepting Alumni Association scholarships.February 15 Arkansas Alumni Association, 491 N. Razorback Road, Fayetteville, AR 72701, Mailing address: P.O. Box 1070, Fayetteville, AR 72702, Phone 1.888.275.2586
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Arkansas Tech University - Foundation General ScholarshipsGeneral $100 to $10,000Varies by scholarshipNovember 15 or February 15 (varies by scholarship) Arkansas Tech University, 215 West O Street, Russellville, Arkansas 72801 USA, For general information call (844) 804- 2628
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Armstrong Atlantic State University - several scholarshipsGeneral; art, music, theater, biology, chemistry, physics, criminal justice, computer science, social science, political science, dental hygiene, education, economics, engineeringVariesThere are many scholarships available to AASU students, which are awarded on the basis of academic achievements, GPA, SAT scores, extracurricular activities, financial need and the applicant's statement. You may apply for these and other scholarships using the Academic Scholarship Application which is available online or in the Office of Financial Aid. The application consists of basic student information and includes a place for the student to express their need and desire for scholarship funds. The statement is evaluated for its message, organization, grammar and demeanor. Be sure to take your time and check your spelling. Application lists the many scholarships available. Varies Armstrong Atlantic State University, 11935 Abercorn Street, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997, 912.344.3266, scholarships@armstrong.edu or visit online (click on more information)
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Army ROTCGeneral with military obligation OTC scholarships are awarded based on a student’s merit and grades, not financial need. And they’re offered in the following forms: Two-, three-, and four-year scholarship options based on the time remaining to complete your degree; Full-tuition scholarships; Options for room and board in place of tuition, if you qualify Additional allowances for books and fees.Be a U.S. citizen, be between the ages of 17 and 26. For 4-year scholarships, applicants must have GPA at least 2.5, SAT score at least 920, and meet physical conditions. 2-year and 3-year scholarships are also available. Nursing-specific scholarships also available.February 4 Apply online (click on more information)
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Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) - several scholarships availableGeneral$2,500 to $20,000 renewableBe of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census; Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply; Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2018. Please read the scholarships by supporter details below for specific eligibility requirements regarding the academic standing required for each scholarship. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED; Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);Submit one letter of recommendation online.January 11 2025 M Street NW, Suite 610 • Washington, DC 20036 • Phone: (202) 986-6892 • Toll Free: (877) 808-7032 • Fax: (202) 530-0643 • Email: info@apiasf.org
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Asian American Journalists Association - National AAJA General Scholarships-Print, Broadcast, or Photo Journalism, Television journalismup to $2,0003.0 minimum GPA; essay, resume, recommendations. Academic achievement, demonstrated journalistic ability, financial need, and commitment to the field of sports journalism. Application online.January 10 Email Justin Seiter, AAJA Program Coordinator, at justins@aaja.org.
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Assistance League of the Triangle AreaGeneral$1000 to $10,000Based on character, financial need, academic accomplishments, 2.5 GPA, and community service. Plan to continue education at a North Carolina institution. U.S. citizen or proof of permanent residency.March 1 Assistance League of the Triangle Area Scholarship Committee; P.O. Box 98477; Raleigh, North Carolina 27624; Scholarship Phone (919) 438-1682
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Athnet Sports Recruiting ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 for tuition and booksMust be a current or former athlete at the high school or college level. Must be a current college student or high school senior entering college; Write a 400-500 word essay describing how the lessons you have learned through playing sports have positively impacted you as you pursue your college education.June 1 scholarships@athleticscholarships.net
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AXA Achievement ScholarshipsGeneral$2,500, $10,000, $25,000The AXA Achievements Scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. 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. The scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA US.September 5, 2017 until 10,000 applications are submitted or December 15, 2017, whichever comes first.  Contact the AXA Achievement Scholarship administrator: Questions can be directed to Scholarship America on website listed or by calling 1-855-996-2255 / 507-931-1682
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Ayn Rand Essay Contest - Atlas ShruggedEssay Contest$50 - $10,00012 Grade, Undergraduate, Graduate; Essay must be no fewer than 800 and no more than 1,600 words in length, double- spaced. Spelling errors and/or written corrections (by anyone) found on the essay will count against the final grade and should be omitted before submission. One entry per contest.May 15 The Ayn Rand Institute 2121 Alton Parkway, Suite 250 Irvine, CA 92606; EMAIL mail@aynrand.org; PHONE 949-222- 6550
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Ayn Rand Essay Contest - The FountainheadEssay Contest$50 - $10,00011th or 12th grade; Essay must be no fewer than 800 and no more than 1,600 words in length, double-spaced. Spelling errors and/or written corrections (by anyone) found on the essay will count against the final grade and should be omitted before submission.May 15 online The Ayn Rand Institute 2121 Alton Parkway, Suite 250 Irvine, CA 92606; EMAIL mail@aynrand.org; PHONE 949-222- 6550
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B. Davis ScholarshipGeneral$1,000There is no age restriction. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next. This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. Please go to website for further information.May 22 awards@studentawardsearch.com
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Bank of America - Joe Martin ScholarshipGeneral$2,500; renewableThe Bank of America Joe Martin Scholarship program is a competitive based scholarship program available for college or vocational schools to dependents of associates who have been employed by Bank of America for at least 1 year. Dependents of deceased, disabled, or retired associates also are eligible. In addition, applicants must be 23 years of age or younger; high school senior or graduate; plan to be enrolled or currently be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university, or vocational/technical school ; enroll in the college of their choice no later than the fall of the year in which the award is given; and have an above average academic record; be actively involved in school and community activities; possess a desire to pursue educational and career goals; and wish to develop a well-rounded character. Check website in December for guidelines and application for upcoming year. Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement, leadership, contributions to school and community, character, and financial need.February 28 Scholarship Management Services - Email: bankofamerica@scholarshipamerica.org, Call: 1-800-537-4180 ext. 555 or Visit online (click on more information).
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Barton College Freshmen ScholarshipsGeneral$5,000 up to $12,000Varies by scholarshipUnavailable Barton College Office of Financial Aid, 120 Harper Hall, financialaid@barton.edu, 800-789-1189, 252-399-6323
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Baylor University - Baptist scholarshipsGeneral, Christian ministry,$1,000 to $5,000, some renewableVarious scholarships offered for students active in the Baptist faith, or for dependents of Baptist pastors, ministers of music, ministers of education, and other full-time ministers, missionaries, or Baptist students who are preparing for careers in Christian ministry. Students must provide documentation and need to maintain a 2.5 GPA for most or 3.5 for one while at Baylor. See website for specifics.Unavailable Baylor University, Office of Academic Scholarships and Financial Aid, One Bear Place #97028, Waco, TX 76798-7028. 1-800-BAYLOR-U option1, 1 or (254) 710-3435 or visit online (click on more information)
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BBB (Better Business Bureau) Torch ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 - $5,000BBB Torch Scholarships recognize students who personify high ethical standards as demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity, and academic history. Torch Scholarships are given to college-bound high school juniors, seniors, and college undergraduates who reside or attend school within BBB of Eastern North Carolina's. service area.Available online beginning November 
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BBG Communications ScholarshipGeneral$500Be between the ages of 16 and 21 on June 30; Submit answers to the two essay questions, which can be found on the application page; Have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining at the time of the award; Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater;Be a citizen of the United States or Canada. June 30 www.breylancommunications.com
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Belmont Abbey College - Honors Institute/ Honors FellowshipGeneralHonors Fellowship is a four-year award. Renewal for each academic year is contingent upon a student’s maintaining a 3.4 grade point average and his/her continued participation in the Honors InstituteGrade point average of 3.7 or higher and an SAT score (math and verbal) of at least 1200 (including a minimum verbal score of 600) will be considered for admission to the Honors Institute. Students admitted to the Honors Institute are generally awarded an Honors Fellowship.January 17 Belmont Abbey College, Phone Number: 704.461.6665 , Fax Number: 704.461.6220, Mailing address: 100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Road, Belmont NC 28012, Email address: admissions@bac.edu
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Belmont Abby College - Fr. John Oetgen, O.S.B. Scholarship for Excellence in TheatreTheater$7,000 renewable for 4 years. Cannot apply for premier scholarships.The academic requirements for the award itself are flexible, but those who receive the Fr. John Oetgen, O.S.B. Scholarship for Excellence in Theatre will be expected to participate in the work of the Abbey Players, the campus dramatic organization. Unavailable 100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Road; Belmont, NC 28012; Phone: 1.888.222.0110; Email: info@bac.edu
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Belmont Abby College Premier ScholarshipsGeneralRenewable for 4 years; These scholarships represent the college’s highest awards and cannot be combined with other scholarships to exceed $9,000.See website for scholarships, criteria and requirements for Felix Hintemeyer Catholic Leadership Award, Saint Thomas More Scholarship; Honors FellowshipFebruary 1 Belmont Abbey College, Phone Number: 704.461.6665 , Fax Number: 704.461.6220, Mailing address: 100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Road, Belmont NC 28012, Email address: admissions@bac.edu or visit online (click on more information)
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Betsy Y. Justus NCTA Founders ScholarshipGeneralEvery year, two students are selected to receive a $4,000 scholarship ($1,000 per year), a personal computer provided by Lenovo and are honored at the annual NC Tech Awards. Rising female college freshman, re-entry or transfer student, enrolling for undergraduate course work at an accredited institution of higher learning located in North Carolina. Must qualify for North Carolina resident status for tuition purposes; Cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; Must declare a technology or engineering major or demonstrated interest in pursuing technology and/ or engineering. May 31 Call 919.856.0393 or Email Alison Gordon
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Better Business Bureau Torch ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 - $5,000For students who personify high ethical standards as demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity, and academic success. Current college-bound high school juniors and seniors; Essay; Letter of RecommendationJanuary 31 Application online BBB Serving Eastern North Carolina; 5540 Munford Rd., Ste. 130; Raleigh, NC 27612-2655; Phone 919.277.4222
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BigSun Scholarship - Essay ContestGeneral; athletics$500In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. To apply, please send us a short essay answering a question posted on the website. All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.June 19 All essay submissions should be sent to athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com or visit online (click on more information)
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Bill Gates Scholarships for Minorities. (This program replaced the Gates Millenium Scholarship.) The student may choose to major in any field for their bachelor's degree. (Replaces the Gates MilThe student may choose to major in any field for their bachelor's degree. The award is based on the cost of tuition, fees, books and living expenses for the academic year, as well as the availability of grants, and other scholarships reported on the student’s financial aid award letter. The scholarship for the undergraduate award may be renewed annually based on satisfactory progress, full-time enrollment and the timely submission of required documents. High school senior; A member of one of these minorities: African American, Asian & Pacific Islander American, Hispanic American, and American Indian/Alaska Native (who are enrolled in a tribe);Federal Pell Grant eligible; U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident; GPA 3.3 or better Plan to enroll full time at a four year accredited U.S. college or on 4.0 scale (weighted cumulative)university (public, private or not-for- profit)The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective scholarship for minorities who are high school seniors, Applicants must be eligible for Pell Grant to qualify. The family will still be expected to pay the Expected Family Contribution based upon the FAFSA or Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The ideal candidate is typically in the top 10% of their high school class, who have demonstrated leadership ability and personal success.The Gates Scholarship application opens July 15 and closes September 15. Award: July - September 2018 Gates Millennium Scholars Program, PO Box 10500 Fairfax, VA 22031-8044, telephone (877)690-4677 or visit website (click more information).
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Bob R. McGuire Memorial Scholarship / North Carolina Child Support Council ScholarshipGeneral$1,000At least one parent must be a member or client of the NC Child Support Council; Resident of NC and a graduating high school senior; Maintained an overall C average or above during high school career.April Student Services 
BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center-several National Scholarships availableVaries: Education, teaching, Art, music, dance, theater, writing, photography, folk-art, crafts,VariesVariety of scholarships offering assistance to migrant students who want to further their education..Varies from November thru May Genesee Valley Educational Partnership, 80 Munson Street, LeRoy, NY, 14482, (585) 344 7900, (585) 658 7900
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Bollinger Foundation GrantsGeneralVary depending on needNominations of families in which the deceased parent worked or the surviving parent works in the field of public or affordable housing, or economic or community development. Provides funds for children's education. This can include - but is not limited to - grants towards special educational needs, school materials, and college tuition. Awards are based on family need.May 4 Bollinger Foundation, 734 15th St, NW, Suite 900, Washington DC 20005, (202) 223-7800; or email aseely@iedconline.org
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Bonner Scholars Program or Bonner Leaders Program (available at specific colleges and universities)General, requires commitment to community serviceUnavailableThe Bonner Scholar Program seeks to transform the lives of students at various colleges and universities (Davidson College, Guilford College, High Point University, Mars Hill College, Pfeiffer University, University oo NC Charlotte, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Warren Wilson College) as well as their campuses, local communities, and nation by providing access to education and opportunities to serve. The scholarship serves those individuals who have high financial need and a commitment to service. It is designed to heighten the overall education a Scholar receives by asking students to engage in ongoing service work and helping them develop the tools and the knowledge necessary to make that work meaningful and lasting. If you are considering applying or already have applied for admission to a school with a Bonner Program, contact the admissions office to ask for an application to the Bonner Scholars Program. The admissions office may direct you to the Bonner Scholars Program office where you can receive additional information. Please note that the application process and deadlines for each school and Bonner Scholar Program vary from campus to campus. Complete the Bonner Scholarship application from the school(s) you are interested in attending. Click More information for list of the more than 70 institutions, and links to their websites.Varies by institution The Bonner Foundation, 10 Mercer Street, Princeton, NJ 08540, 609-924- 6663 Phone, 609-683-4626 FAX, info@bonner.org or visit online (click on more information)
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Boston College - Gabelli Presidential Scholars ProgramGeneralFull tuition for 4 yearsExceptional students applying Early Action to Boston College will be considered for Boston College's merit-based Presidential Scholars Program. Each year, a select group of about fifteen Scholars receives full tuition scholarships for four years, not based on need. BC also offers a variety of grants, loans and employment to assist students in financing a Boston College education.November 1 Presidential Scholars Program, Boston College, Lawrence House, 122 College Road, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3926, Tel. 617-552-1360, E-mail address thomasjv@bc.edu - Jennie Thomas, Assistant Director Or contact Financial aid office: Phone: (617) 552-3100, Toll-Free: (800) 360-2522 or visit online (click on more information)
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Boyce Brown Scholarship - Cary Central Rotary ClubGeneral - Two Year Technical College$1,000 per year for 2 consecutive yearsHigh School Senior, enrolling in a 2 year college of their choice, academics, civic involvement, self initiative and financial need.March Student Services office.
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Broadcast Film Critics’ Association ScholarshipsBroadcasting$1500The BFCA Scholarship is to provide an opportunity for college students interested in becoming film critics to receive financial help and the possible guidance of a BFCA member in writing and recording reviews intended to be aired on their college or Unavailable Sara Voorhees, movimama@swcp.com
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California Alumni Scholarships at UC Berkeley - Leadership AwardGeneral $2000Demonstrate innovative, motivational leadership impacting academic, work, or community environments. Be admitted and enroll at UC Berkeley. Interview in June. Submit a Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) to UC Berkeley by May 1.March - April Alumni House, Berkeley, CA 94720-7520, Toll-Free: (888) CAL-ALUM, scholarships@alumni.berkeley.edu or visit online (click on more information).
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CampusRN Nursing ScholarshipNursing$2,500This nationwide scholarship program is the most comprehensive of its kind for nursing programs and nursing students because it features scholarship winners from six different regions across the country in which CampusRN has launched state edition sites. CampusRN will award six scholarships to a needy and deserving nursing student in each region. Students must attend an institution registered with CampusRN, and complete the online application and essay. List of registered institutions is online.May 1 If you have any questions, feel free to contact: scholarships@campusrn.com or visit online (click on more information).
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Cancer Survivors' FundGeneralAwards are case-by-caseScholarships are granted for college education of the cancer survivors. Recipients must be enrolled or accepted into an accredited undergraduate school. Recipients are selected by a committee based on applicants' personal hardship and financial need. Must complete online application, 2 letters of recommendation, letter from physician, and essay on a specified topic about cancer's effect on you. Scholarships available for fall and for spring semesters, so check deadlines. Check back in February for this year's application.Application available February 5 Cancer Survivors' Fund, P.O. Box 792, Missouri City, TX 77459, 281-437-7142, sf@cancersurvivorsfund.org, or visit online (click on more information)
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Carolinas Food Industry Council Scholarship(CFIC)General40 scholarships of $2,500Any student who at a minimum is a part-time employee, a spouse or dependent of a permanent, full-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Company. (Employee must be employed for at least one year as of January 1)March 26 Sarah Cribb, 919-832-0811, sarahc@ncrma.org Visit our website at www.retailpaysforcollege.org or www.cficweb.org to print a copy of the application. If you need an application mailed please call (919) 832- 0811.
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Cary Central Rotary Club - Boyce Brown ScholarshipGeneral$1000/year for 2 consecutive years at a Technical College.Based on academic achievement, civic involvement, self- initiative, and financial need. Must attend a 2 year Technical College.April  Student Services 
Cary Kiwanis ScholarshipGeneral$400 - $2,000Be a graduating high school senior from one of these high schools (Cary or Panter Creek) or graduating senior from any recognized, accredited high school AND reside within the Cary town limits. (Meaning custodial parents/legal guardians pay Cary municipal taxes)March 15 Lisa Collums, President at lisa.collums@att.net
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Cary MacGregor Rotary ClubGeneral - Cary Resident$2,000Have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0; Must be enrolled in an accredited post high school institution. Scholarships will be awarded based upon various factors, including the student’s scholastic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities, involvement in the community, personal recommendations, and financial need. March 15, 2014 Additional applications can be found at www.carymacgregorrotary.com. Completed applications can be sent electronically to awetherell@nhaschools.com or mailed to Cary MacGregor Rotary Club, PO Box 452, Cary, NC
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Cary Rotary ClubGeneral$1,000 per year, renewable.Academic achievement, leadership, service in the community and financial need.March 17, 2015 Susan Schmidt (919) 467-5202 Applications are available in Student Services office at Apex High School.
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Cary Women's ClubGeneral$1,500 - $2,500Graduating senior at a high school in Cary, Apex or Morrisville area, plans to attend a 4 year college or university in the state of NC.Consideration given, but not limited,to applicant's academic achievement, leadership, extracurricular, community involvement and financial need.March 1 Cary Women's Club Community Service, online (click on more information)
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Cary-Kildaire Rotary Club - James E. Atkins Memorial Rotary ScholarshipGeneral$2,000 renewableCompleted application form, resume, essays, personal statement, official transcript. Finalists will be selected and notified by Monday, April 6th. Finalists will be interviewed on April 20th.Applications available Mid-March Student Services Office 
Cary-Kildaire Rotary Club Andy Wright ScholarshipGeneral$2,000Pursuit of a degree in some area of Business, Demonstration of need for assistance, Acceptance to an accredited 4-year college or university, Academic achievement, community involvement and potential for leadership.March 1 Student Services Office 
Catawba Valley Community College Emerging Leaders ScholarshipsRecognizes students who are presently leaders in their school/community and/or demonstrate potential for leadership.The scholarship will pay for tuition and fees for an academic year (Fall and Spring semesters). The recipient may apply for the award for a second year. Factors to be considered will be academic record, participation in the monthly seminars, and involvement in other school/community activities.The primary consideration in selection will be the student's demonstration of leadership potential. While academic achievement is important, it is not the primary criterion for selection. The student must be planning to pursue a degree at CVCC on a full-time basis, commencing with the Summer or Fall classes following graduation.Unavailable (828) 327-7000, ext. 4288, or by email at tbiggs@cvcc.edu.
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Catawba Valley Community College Foundation ScholarshipsVariesVaries; full tuition, books, fees, supplies, and part-time jobSeveral scholarships available based on good scholastic record, demonstrated financial need.Unavailable Staff of the CVCC Foundation, Inc. office can be reached at (828) 327-7000, ext. 4282, or ext. 4288. Email the staff at tbiggs@cvcc.edu, or msjaardema@cvcc.edu.
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Chi Eta Phi Sorority - Ailene Carrington Ewell ScholarshipNursing$1,000 - $2,000 RenewableFinancial Need, Academic Achievement, Leadership, Experience or Potential, Recommendations and/or References.Preference given to those who are just starting their nursing education. Also based on career goals. Must be recommended by a current member of Chi Eta Phi or be a member of Chi Eta Phi.March Chi Eta Phi Sorority, 3029 13th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009, tel. 202.232.3858, fax. 202.232.3460 or visit online (click more information); look under the Programs tab
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Christ Saves Hearts Foundation, Inc. ScholarshipsGeneral(1)$1,000 (2)$500To receive consideration, applicants must: • be African-American, Hispanic, or other minority • have a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 2.25 • demonstrate financial need, but not restricted to lower family incomes (student’s merit will be considered to a greater degree) • attend a U.S. accredited college or university beginning in the fall in pursuit of a baccalaureate degree • reside in one of the following counties: Chatham, Durham, Johnston, Orange, or Wake .Have been impacted by heart disease (Directly affected or suffered from heart disease, rather themselves, parent or sibling living in the same household may apply for one of the scholarships)December 20 Tel: 919-281-3215; KorenUnderdue@Gmail. Christ Saves Hearts Foundation Inc. 7751 Brier Creek Pkwy., Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27617
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Christian Brothers University DACA/Dreamer ScholarshipGeneralScholarship covers tuition, fees, room and board to attend CBU for four yearsApplicants must currently be on DACA or would have been eligible for DACA before it was rescinded.January 23 Email: TheDream.US@applyISTS.com Telephone: 1-(855) 670-ISTS (4787) and ask for the TheDream.US National Scholarship Program
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Coach Jim Hynus Memorial ScholarshipGeneralMember of Holly Springs or Apex Football team during senior year, weighted 3.0 GPA and/or SAT 1200/ ACT 20, good citizenship and good leadership skills. Must have no full scholarships of any kind.Must be submitted by April  Apex High School or Holly Springs High School Student Services 
Coca-Cola All-State Community College Academic Team ProgramGeneral$1,000 to $2,000Nominations: Applications will not be mailed to students. Students enrolled in a community college who interested in being nominated will need to contact the designated nominator at his or her school. Those attending community colleges outside of the U.S. must be members of Phi Theta Kappa). Both students attending in the U.S. and internationally should submit the All-USA/All-State Academic Teams nomination form and materials. Students must have a cumulative college-level GPA of 3.50 on a 4.0 scale for all coursework completed in the last five years, regardless of institution attended. Students must be on track to earn an Associate or a Bachelor degree (or the equivalent of a U.S. Associate or Bachelor degree). Students need to have a minimum of 36 semester (or 48 quarter) college-level credits completed at or transferred to a community college by December 31 of this year and 48 semester (or 72 quarter), college-level credits by August 31of this year. Students must have a minimum of 30 semester (or 45 quarter), college-level credit hours completed at a community college in the past five years. Students must not have been nominated previously for the All-USA Community College Academic Team, must have a community college record free of suspension, probation or other serious disciplinary action, and a clean legal record. Applications available on website October 1.December 1 Coca-Cola Two-year Colleges Scholarship Program, PO Box 1615, Atlanta, GA 30301-1615, telephone (800) 306-2653 or visit online (click on more information)
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Coca-Cola Scholars FoundationGeneral-4 year programs$10,000 - $20,000, annually for 4-yr collegeOpen to graduating high school seniors. Must have at least 3.0 GPA and demonstrate community service, leadership, academic achievement, planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US postsecondary institution.October 31 for 4-yr Coca-Cola Scholars Fund, PO Box 442, Atlanta, GA, 30301- 0442, Or visit online or email scholars@na.ko.com, 1-800- 306-2653 Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern.
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College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) - Grant / ScholarshipGeneral; variesApprox: 2,000 annually; Each college listed on our CAMP Grant directory awards 25-100 scholarships annually The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) is a unique federally- funded educational support and scholarship program that helps students from migrant and seasonal farmworking backgrounds to reach and succeed in college. Participants receive financial support during their freshman year of college and ongoing academic support until their graduation at a participating CAMP college/university. (See website for list of colleges in many states). Eligibility: GED or HS Diploma, Migrant or Seasonal Farmworking Background, U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Residency, Seeking 4-yr academic degree, Be determined to need the services/support provided. Each individual CAMP grant has its own unique application and selection process; Request an application from (1-3) colleges by using a single Info Request Form (see website).varies CAMP Alumni Association, 1725 NE Upper Drive, Pullman, WA 99163, Phone: 509.368.7132 or visit online (click on more information)
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College Financial Aid Advice - Scholarship Essay ContestGeneral$1,000You may apply online for this scholarship, but can submit only one entry per category. To apply, follow these simple steps: Step 1 - Select a Category for your 300+ word essay from the following choices: FAFSA Hints, Scholarships and Grants for College, Paying off Student Loans, or Other College Financial Aid Advice. You apply online by submitting a 300+ word essay. No GPA, test scores or community service required. Both students and parents are eligible to enter. Former college students with existing student loans may apply, in addition to current college students and high school seniors planning to attend college following high school. Your essay should share your experiences about paying for college, and provide helpful information for other college students and parents looking for college financial aid advice.November 30 Visit online (click for more information)
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College of Biblical Studies - Several scholarships availableGeneralUnavailableTo be considered for scholarships students must submit a CBS Financial Aid application and meet the eligibility requirements outlined for the scholarship. Most of the scholarships are available and awarded based on merit, financial need or other considerations. The recipient and the scholarship amount or award will be determined based on his/her overall qualification in regard to financial need, ministerial and academic potential, extracurricular involvement, and the completion of the application and essay, where applicable.August 1 of year enrolling College of Biblical Studies, 7000 Regency Square Blvd., Houston, Texas 77036, (713) 785-5995 Student Financial Service Office at 832.252.4602 or by e-mail at: fa@cbshouston.edu or visit online (click on more information)
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College of Coastal Georgia Foundation- Emory Dawson ScholarshipGeneral; have a disability$1,500Criteria include, but are not limited to, the following: Student must be registered with the Office of Disability Services by submitting sufficient documentation of disability. Student must be willing to attend the Elks Club Emory Dawson Luncheon and have information pertaining to their disability shared with attendees of this luncheon. Minimum SAT score of 350-Verbal, 350-Math (freshmen). Minimum ACT composite score of 14 (freshmen). Minimum 2.0 GPA. Student must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours. To be considered for Foundation scholarship, you must complete a Foundation Scholarship Application (found on the website). Only one scholarship application is needed to apply for all of the Foundation scholarships. Foundation scholarships are awarded based on an applicant's scholarship score (a combination of grade point average and scholarship essay score) along with any other specific scholarship requirements. Preference is given to students who apply before the priority deadline. Updated application available in October for Fall term, or call the Financial Aid Office.January 1 Mailing Address: Financial Aid Office, College of Coastal Georgia, 3700 Altama Avenue, Brunswick, Georgia 31520-3644, Telephone: (912) 279-5722 or visit online (click on more information)
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College of Textiles at North Carolina State University ScholarshipsAll students awarded any form of scholarship from the College of Textile must commit to a baccalaureate program of study in the College of Textiles, but a non-textiles major is not required during the scholarship application process.$4,000 up to $97,000 over 4 yearsApplicants must have applied by the early action admissions deadline, October 15th, and be qualified for admission to NC State University. High School Nominated. Based on demonstrated high academic achievement throughout high school, proven and potential leadership, active participation in extracurricular activites, and unique life experiences. Financial need is not a consideration.December 1 Email: cotscholarships@ncsu.edu
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Comcast Foundation - Leaders and Achievers ScholarshipGeneral$1,000; not renewableEvery year, Comcast and the Comcast Foundation ask High School Principals and Guidance Counselors to collaborate in identifying the best and the brightest high school seniors in their communities. All nominations for the Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program must be made exclusively by the Principal or Guidance Counselor. Principals and home-school instructors may e- mail comcast@applyists.com to verify school eligibility status and to request program materials. A student nominated by a Principal or Guidance Counselor must: be a full-time high school senior, demonstrate a strong commitment to community service and display leadership abilities in school activities or through work experience, and have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher.December 5 See your school guidance counselor to be nominated. Counselors should email: e-mail comcast@applyists.com to see if the school is eligible.
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Crystal Creech Shepherd Memorial ScholarshipGeneralMinimum $500 AwardsPreference given to graduating seniors living ar attending high school in Knightdale, Wendell, Wake Forest, Rolesville or Zebulon and plan to attend a four year college/university. Demonstrated academic achievement with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5; Participation in school and community activities; Standardized test score results (ACT or SAT); Two recommendation letters; Official current high school transcript; Senior photoMay 1 Scholarship Committee Chi Rho Omega PO Box 434 Knightdale, NC 27545 scholarships@chirhoomaga-aka.com
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Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) - American Indian ScholarshipGeneral$4,000; one time awardThis scholarship is awarded to help Native Americans students of any age, any tribe and in any state striving to get an education at the undergraduate or graduate levels. However, undergraduate students are given preference. All awards are judged based on financial need and academic achievement. Applicants must be Native Americans (proof of American Indian blood is required by letter or proof papers) in financial need and have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher. There will be no exceptions.February 15 National Vice Chairman, DAR American Indians Committee 5990 US 64 Farmington, New Mexico 87410-1507
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Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) - Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian ScholarshipGeneralVaries; can reapplyThis scholarship is awarded once a year to one student. A candidate for this scholarship must be enrolled full time at a 2- or 4- year college or university. Applicants must be Native Americans and proof of American Indian blood is required by letter or proof papers. Students must demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and have a 3.25 GPA or higher. A recipient may reapply for this scholarship and be considered along with other members of the applicant pool. Application available online.February 15 AMERICAN INDIANS Committee,violakelly@hotmail.com
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Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Good Citizen Award ScholarshipGeneral, citizenryUnavailableThe DAR Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or private secondary schools. United States citizenship is not required. The school faculty and students select one senior who has demonstrated, to an outstanding degree, the qualities of a good citizen: dependability, service, leadership and patriotism. Only one student per year may be honored as a school's DAR Good Citizen. This student is then eligible, if he/she wishes, to enter the DAR Good Citizens scholarship contest. Program and essay contest materials are provided to a participating school by a local DAR chapter. For more information students should contact their local high school. DAR Good Citizens who participate in the essay scholarship contest should return all contest materials to the local DAR chapter. This scholarship is not administered by the DAR Scholarship Committee. DAR Good Citizens who enter the scholarship contest are eligible for the awards beyond the chapter level, including a college scholarship if reach the national level. To find a local chapter, go to: http://www.dar.org/natsociety/chapters.cfmUnavailable Student Services
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Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarships- several availableHistory, Political Science, Economics, Government or Nursing, Piano or voiceVaries by scholarshipSeveral scholarships available; some are open to graduating seniors. All applicants must be citizens of the United States and must attend or plan to attend an accredited college or university in the United States. DAR chapter sponsorship is not required; however, a chapter or state chairman may work with the applicant to put the information together to send to the DAR Scholarship Committee. Necessary application forms are available online and include: The DAR Scholarship Application Form and Financial Need Form. See website for specific criteria for the various scholarships.February 15 National Chairman, DAR Scholarship Committee, E-mail: scholarships@dar.org or visit website (click more information)
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David J. Ewing ScholarshipGeneral Varies based on fundingMeet the minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of an accredited institution of higher education in the United States. Enroll as an undergraduate student in one of the degree programs offered by the institution (freshmen and sophomore students may enroll as “undecided majors”. Maintain full-time enrollment unless during your final semester(s), you have fewer credit hours remaining in your degree program than is required to be full-time. Have a deceased parent(s) who died during their working years Satisfy federal dependency requirements with regard to date of birth, marital status, children and/or dependents.March 1 University of North Texas, Student Financial Aid and Scholarships, 1155 Union Circle #311370, Denton, Texas 76203-5017, (940) 565-2302, Fax: (940) 565-2738, Scholarships@unt.edu or visit online (click on more information)
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Davidson College - John Montgomery BELK ScholarshipGeneralComprehensive funding (tuition, fees, room and board). In addition, each scholar will be awarded two summer stipends, up to $3,000 each, to support intellectual, personal, and leadership development over the course of his/her college years.Each high school may nominate one student. Belk Scholars are those students whose outstanding intellectual ability and success, leadership experience, commitment to service, and overall personal vigor mark them as those who will accomplish much and contribute most to the Davidson community and in their lives beyond their college years. Applicant's admission applications must be completed and received in the Davidson office no later than 5:00pm on December.November 9 Gardner Roller Ligo at galigo@davidson.edu 704-894-2970 
Delta Kappa Gamma International Scholarship - Gamma Eta Chapter, Eta State (Phebe Harlan Emmons Grant-in-Aid)Female Students planning to major in Education.$1,000Academic achievement, character, extracurricular activities, Commitment to further education, demonstrated commitment to service to othersApril 8 Student Services 
Distinguished Young Women of America (formerly America Junior Miss Scholarship Program)GeneralUp to $54,000Open to college-bound high school senior girls who have distinguished themselves at school and in their community. Contests start at chapter level. In addition to offering cash scholarships, Distinguished Young Women also works with colleges and universities across the country to provide opportunities for our participants to further their education. Nearly 200 colleges and universities have offered scholarships to contestants. Some scholarships are available to any participant that takes part in a local or state program. On website, find your state for participation information and application.June 15 Wake County: http://wake.nc.distinguishedyw.org/
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Donald Patrick Darden Scholarship EndowmentGeneralUnavailableChildren or grandchildren of members of the North Carolina Highway Patrol attending East Carolina University. **PLEASE NOTE: Applicants should provide the name of the NCHP member to whom they are related as well as their relationship to that person along with their application.** Current application and due dates available online in February on website.April 21 North Carolina Community Foundation 3737 Glenwood Ave., Suite 460 Raleigh, NC 27612 info@nccommunityfoundation.org Phone: 919-828-4387; 800-532-1349 Fax: 919-827-0749
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Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship (from Legacy for Longer Healthier Lives)Scholarships to support undergraduate and graduate students who are innovatively confronting tobacco use.$5,000Scholarship Application form may be obtained by visiting the Legacy website. Applicants must submit documentation of financial need for scholarship funds. Full-time students pursuing a course of study in public health, communications, social work, education, liberal arts or a related field will be considered eligible. Applicants must have a Grade Point Average of at least a 3.0 (B average) for the most recent academic year. Applicants must provide evidence of service to a community in an economically or socially disadvantaged setting. Involvement in volunteer activities such as outreach, peer counseling to prevent the use of tobacco, drugs or alcohol, or other efforts of benefit to a local community. The purpose is to reduce tobacco use among what the American Legacy Foundation calls "Priority Populations." Priority populations are those populations who are disproportionately targeted by the tobacco industry, or who often lack the tools and resources to combat smoking in their communities. Awards will be granted on a competitive basis for the following: a) a record of commitment to community service on behalf of a disadvantaged community; and b) the best use of visual arts, media, creative writing or other creative endeavor to convey culturally appropriate health messages. The website is updated in January each year to include the new application and information.April 30 For more information, email adamsscholarship@truthinitiative.org.
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Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway Promotion & ContestGeneral$2,500 to $100,000You must be a U.S. legal resident of an Eligible State and within the Age Eligibility. You are not eligible if you or a member of your immediate family or household is an employee, officer or director of any Promotional party. See website for detailsOctober 18 Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc., Attn: Consumer Relations, P.O. Box 869077, Plano, TX 75086-9077, Telephone: 1-800-696-5891
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ECPI College of TechnologyGeneral; Technology, Electronics Engineering, Computer & Information Science, Business, Criminal Justice, Health sciences$1,500 - $3,000Must be a high school senior planning to attend ECPI. GPA and SAT/ACT and community service are considered. Application available online. Programs offered include: Technology, Electronics Engineering, Computer & Information Science, Business, Criminal Justice, Health science. Campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Online.Unavailable Phone: 844.334.4466 Email: request@ecpi.edu
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Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 per year to $50,000The Elks National Foundation will award up to 500 four- year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants each year. Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. Applicants must be citizens of the US on the date their applications are signed; resident alien status does not qualify. Male and female students compete separately. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Applications for the Elks National Foundation's Most Valuable Student contest are available online, at your local Elks Lodge. Other scholarships for relatives of Elks members also available.You must have taken either the ACT or SAT on or before the November date. December  Scholarship@elks.org or call 773/755-4732. Email: ElksMVS@applyISTS.com Phone: 855/670-ISTS (4787) Online Contact Form: http://www.applyists.com/contact- us/contact-us-customer-care/
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EngineerGirl Essay Contest and NAE video contestGeneral$500 Imagine how engineering can help your community. Then write a plea to your city or county council to make the case for an infrastructure improvement. Judging based on Effectiveness in communicating ideas and fully addressing the requirements of the contest;Accurate research and analytical thinking;Creativity and originality in the content selection and presentationFebruary 1 EngineerGirl, National Academy of Engineering, 500 Fifth Street, NW, Rm 1047, Washington, DC 20001, Email:EngineerGirl@nae.edu
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Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation- several scholarships available; some based on state residencyGeneral; varies, teaching, nursing, medical, Architecture, Interior Design, speech therapyUp to &47,500 for NC studentsEpsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) is a premier leadership and service organization, whose single purpose is to inspire leadership and service by bringing good people together to pursue programs and projects that make a positive difference in the local, national, and global communities. The Scholarship Application for the current year will be available by October of that year.February 1 ESA International Headquarters; 363 West Drake Road] Fort Collins, CO 80526; 970.223.2824 (Phone); 970.223.4456 (Fax)
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Everett & Trudy Suddreth Scholarships of Excellence (The Carolinas Food Industry Council)General$2,500 A spouse or dependent of a permanent, full-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Firm. A student who is, at a minimum, a part-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Firm.April 4 Brenna Favara by email brennaf@cficweb.org or 919.832.0811
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Exceptional Children's Assistance Center - Matthew C. Graziadei Achievement AwardAny post high school learning experience or training. May also be used for any equipment or technology needed for employment.$1,000ALL North Carolina students with disabilities are eligible for nomination. This includes students enrolled in the Occupation Course of Study, students who will be receiving a Certificate of Graduation and students enrolled in the Future Ready Course of Study.February 14 Address: 907 Barra Row, Suites 102/103[ Davidson, NC 28036; Phone: 704-892-1321; Fax: 704-892-5028[ Parent Info LineParent Info Line: 800-962-6817; Email: ecac@ecacmail.org
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Foundation for Sight & SoundGeneralNine scholarships in three regions. Nationally, Metro NY (5 Borough's / NYC) and Long Island (Nassau / Suffolk). Each of the three regions will award $500.00 to one high school senior.High school seniors that are hard of hearing, blind, and low vision/visually impaired. One recipient will be selected from each category to receive an award of $1000 and the recipient of the Help America Hear Scholarship will also win 2 state-of-the art hearing aids.March 25 (631) 366-3461 or email info@fssny.org
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Fuller Blunt Memorial Scholarship Committee Concert Singers of CaryMusicOne time award of 1,000Need; Musical accomplishments; Desire to pursue a major in music; Academic achievement; Recommendation from a music professional, submitted on a separate form from the application; Audition recordings (YouTube or mp3s); If needed, personal interviews and or live auditions may be scheduled by the scholarship committee to complete the selection process.March 19 The Concert Singers of Cary; Cary Arts Center; 01 Dry Avenue; Cary, NC 27511; (919) 249-6421; email Info@concertsingers.org
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Future Educators of America - Phi Delta Kappa (PDK) Prospective Educator Scholarship ProgramEducationVaries; $500 - $5,000 renewableSubmit application, essay, two letters of reference, and official transcript. Must be member of, or related to or referred by a member of PDK, Future Educators Association®. General and specialty scholarships available, so see website for additional criteria. April 2 scholarships@pdkintl.org.
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Gallery Collection Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship ContestGeneral, art, photography$10,000 Online entry is required. Please visit http://www.gallerycollection.com/greetingcardscontests.ht m. The online application must include a .jpg image of the original work of art or photograph, the applicant's first and last name, date of birth, phone number, mailing address, email address, grade level, name of school currently attending and school's website address. Maximum file size is limited to 2 megabytes.March 1 Prudent Publishing Company, Inc./The Gallery Collection, 65 Challenger Road, PO Box 150, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660
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Garme Womens Club Sally Southall Cotton ScholarshipGeneralThis scholarship is awarded based on the candidate’s character, scholastic records, evidence of intellectual promise, demonstration of ambition, leadership ability, and need for financial assistance. Applicant must be a resident of Garner, NC. MustDecember 20 Mrs. Amy Kunkle Scholarship Chairwoman Garner Woman’s Club 108 Stonecutter Court Garner, NC 27529
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Garner Women's Club Sallie Southall ScholarshipGeneralUnspecifiedThis scholarship is awarded based on the candidate’s character, scholastic records, evidence of intellectual promise, demonstration of ambition, leadership ability, and need for financial assistance. Must be a resident of Garner, NC, attend a NC high school and plan to attend a 4 year college/university in NC.December 20 Garner Woman’s Club 108 Stonecutter Court Garner, NC 27529
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Gene Daniels Memorial ScholarshipApex High School and Panther Creek High School students only$2,000Awarded to a male and female from both Apex High School and Panther Creek High School To be eligible an applicant must complete an application( inclding an essay; 3.0 GPA; recommendations from teachers or coaches, college-bound. May Student Services
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General Board of Higher Education & Ministry (The United Methodist Church) - Various scholarshipsGeneralVariesApplicant must be an ACTIVE, full member of The United Methodist Church for at least ONE year. Membership is determined by the date the applicant was confirmed and took membership vows with a United Methodist church (Members of other Methodist denominations are not eligible). Applicants must be pursuing a degree program at ANY accredited institution within the U.S. High school students may apply IF they will be college students in the fall term. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Applicants are required to be full-time students according to their school’s standards for the program for which they are enrolled. A student may receive GBHEM scholarships for up to 7 award years maximum. Renewal applicants will not be considered for an 8th academic year for GBHEM scholarship. March 7 The United Methodist Church - General Board of Higher Education & Ministry. Allyson Collinsworth Director, Office of Loans and Scholarships, Scholarships: 615-340-7344 umscholar@gbhem.org or visit online (Click on more information)
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Genworth Veterans and Hispanic Scholarships (coordinated by GRASP)GeneralVeterans Scholarhship $1,000 Hispanic Decent Scholarships $5,000Must be the child of a veteran who was honorably discharged or is still serving Unavailable Peter Dyson Veterans Forum Scholarship 8325 Six Forks Rd Raleigh NC GNW.MORTVeteransForum@genworth.com
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Gloria Barron Prize for Young HeroesGeneral; service work; leadership$2,500Must be between the ages of 8 and 18 (not yet age 19); permanent residents of and currently residing in the U.S.A. or Canada; currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months; working as an individual to lead their service work. April 15; online applications only admin@barronprize.org
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Harvey Duke Scholarship, Cary Central Rotary ClubGeneral$1,500 per year for 4 consecutive years.- High School Seniors enrolling in a 4 year College or University of their choice. - Must attend a 4 year College or University during the duration of the scholarship. - Must update Cary Central Rotary for the annual renewal of the scholarship. * Unless special circumstances are pre approved by Cary Central Rotary Club, payments must be in successive years. - Scholarship will be based on academic achievement, civic involvement, self initiative and financial need. - May be required to have a personal interview with the Scholarship Committee. - Must be submitted to High School Guidance Counselor. March 10 Application due to Student Services. 
Health Resources and Services Administration - Nursing Scholarship ProgramNursingTuition;eligible fees;annual payment for other reasonable costs, such as books, clinical supplies/instruments and uniforms; and a monthly stipend ($1,344 for the 2017-2018 academic year).A U.S. citizen (born or naturalized), a national, or a lawful permanent resident; enrolled—or accepted for enrollment—in a professional nursing degree program at an accredited school of nursing in the U.S.; beginning classes no later than September 30;free from any federal judgment liens; free from an existing service commitment;not overdue on a federal debt. We give funding preference depending on yo ur financial need.May 11 Call 1-800-221-9393 (TTY: 1-877-897-9910), Monday - Friday (except federal holidays) 8 am to 8 pm ET.
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Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)- several scholarships availableGeneral$500 to $5,000Must be of Hispanic Heritage; Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students; Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students; Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year); U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA); Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)April 26 Hispanic Scholarship Fund, 55 Second Street, Suite 1500, San Francisco, CA 94105, telephone (415) 808-2376 or (877) HSF-INFO Southeast Regional Office: 960 Holcomb Bridge Road, Suite 5, Roswell, GA, 30076, Tel: 770-992- 8841, dmcbride@hsf.net or visit online (click on more information)
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Horatio Alger Associationof distinguished Americans, Inc.GeneralUp to $25,000Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2018 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall 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 United States (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 and community service activities; Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity; Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and Be a United States citizenOctober 25  (844) 422-4200
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Hugh Morson Memorial ScholarshipMust be residents of the City of Raleigh$1,000 to $2,000 per academic year and renewable for up to 4 years.Applicants must be residents of the city of Raleigh, must be high school seniors, must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need, must demonstrate traits of higher personal character and leadership. Must apply online at www.csascholars.org. March 30 allison@csascholars.org
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Imagine America Scholarship ProgramGeneral; financial need, community service$1,000Only recent high school graduates who meet the following recommended guidelines should apply:Likelihood of successful completion of post secondary education; High school grade point average of 2.5 or greater; Financial need; Demonstrated voluntary community service during senior yearDecember 31 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 203, Reston, VA 20191 571.267.3010[ studentservices@imagine-america.org
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Intertribal Timber Council - Truman D. Picard Scholarship ProgramNatural Resources; Native American/Alaskan students$2,500Open to Native American/Alaskan students pursuing a higher education in Natural Resources. Must submit letter of application demonstrating interest in Natural Resources, commitment to education and community/culture, and financial need. Also submit resume, 3 letters of reference, evidence of validated enrollment in a federally recognized tribe or Native Alaska corporation, and transcript.February 7 Intertribal Timber Council, ATTN: Education Committee, 1112 NE 21st Avenue, Suite 4, Portland, OR 97232-2114, telephone (503) 282-4296 or email itc1@teleport.com or visit online (click on more information).
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Iota Iota Chapter of Omega Psi Phi FraternityGeneral; required enrollment at St. Augustine University, Shaw University, or North Carolina State University.$500 for University listedFull-time enrolled (12 hours or the minimum specified by the college or university to meet full-time requirement) graduate or undergraduate Brother. Must be enrolled full-time in the semester following the awarding of the scholarship. Must have been enrolled within the last twelve months. Minimum grade point average (GPA) requirement on 4-point scale (2.5 / 4.0)Janauary 15 PO Box 27353; Raleigh, NC 2761; Email: iotaiotakrs@oppf.org
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Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship ProgramGeneralUp to $40,000 a year for four yearsGraduate from a US high school in spring; Intend to enroll full time in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall; Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above; Receive standardized test scores in the top 15%: SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1200 or above or ACT composite score of 26 or above; Demonstrate unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. However, we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grantNovember 14 www.jkcf.org
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Jackie Robinson Foundation ScholarshipGeneral, minority studentsUp to $30,000 over 4 yearsBe a graduating high school senior;Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;Show leadership potential;Demonstrate a dedication to community service;Present evidence of financial need;Be a United States citizen;Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21;Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship. February 1 Jackie Robinson Foundation, Attn: Scholarship Application, 75 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10013-1917, (212) 290-8600, scholarships@jackierobinson.org or visit online (click on more information).
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Jagannathan Scholarships NC State Education Assistance AuthorityGeneralThe maximum award for 2013-2014 is $2,000. Award cannot exceed demonstrated financial need. The scholarship is not renewable.Applicant must meet the following eligibility requirements. Be a graduating senior planning to enroll as college freshmen in a full-time degree program at one of the constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina. Be a resident of North Carolina for tuition purposes. Have demonstrated academic achievement (as indicated by class rank, cumulative GPA, and SAT scores), leadership, and financial need.Secial consideration is given to students whose parents are employees of TIEPET, Universal Fibers and related companies.February 1 www.CFNC.org/jag 866-866-2362
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James Beard Foundation ScholarshipsCulinary arts, Baking and pastry, Hospitality management Food studies (including history, economics, anthropology, sociology), Agriculture, Sustainability, Food securityVaryMust have strong aptitude for/ commitment to culinary arts, financial need, acceptance to culinary school, strong work experience and extrcurriculars. Submit 2 references, tax return. Specific criteria vary for different scholarships. Scholarship information and applications will be available online after April 1.  Michelle Santoro, JBF's senior manager, scholarships, at msantoro@jamesbeard.org or at 212.627.1111 x552.
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Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) National Scholarship and Awards ProgramGeneral; Creative & Performing ArtsUnavailableEvery applicant must be an active National JACL member at either an Individual or Student/Youth Level, from any ethnic background. Membership applications are available on the website. Applicants must be planning to attend full time at a college, university, trade school, business school, or any other institution of higher learning within the US at the undergraduate or graduate school level in the fall. Entering Freshman applicants must be high school seniors. Creative & Performing Arts applicants cannot be professional artists. Applicants may apply under only one scholarship category. Only one application need be submitted to qualify for all awards listed in that same category. Applications will be reviewed for award preferences. Applications should be updated in November.March 1 If you have any questions or comments, please contact JACL Regional Director Patty Wada at pwada@jacl.org, (415) 345- 1075, or National Vice President Matthew Farrells at mfarrells@jacl.org.
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John Montgomery Belk Scholarship at Davidson CollegeGeneralComprehensive funding (tuition, fees, room and board) plus two summer stipendsDavidson invites high schools from across the country to nominate outstanding students with extraordinary potential to compete for the John Montgomery Belk Scholarship. A candidate's record and recommendations must demonstrate purposeful engagement in the classroom, with student and civic organizations, on the athletic field or in the arts. While academic achievement is paramount, Belk Scholars also exhibit intellectual curiosity and a commitment to both their local and global communities. Guidance counselors, heads of school, or principals may nominate one candidate from each school. Nomination and application forms available on website.Nov. 9 for nominations; Dec. 3 for application Davidson College Office of Admission, Attention: Ms. Gardner Roller Ligo, Box 7156, 405 North Main Street, Davidson, N.C. 28035-7156, 704-894-2970, galigo@davidson.edu or visit website (click more information).
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Junior Woman's Club Sallie Southall Cotten ScholarshipGeneral$2,500The scholarship is open to all high school seniors from any Wake County high school. Applicants must attend a 4 year college or university in North Carolina in order to receive the scholarship.Must be in upper fourth of class, submit personal letter, tax returns, and letters of recommendation.December 1 For any questions, please contact our scholarship chair. Junior Woman’s Club of Raleigh 3300 Woman’s Club Drive Raleigh, NC 27612 c/o Education CSP Co-Chair
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Kappa Foundation of Cary (KFOC) ScholarshipsGeneral$500 to $1,500 Scholarships availableThe purpose of the Kappa Foundation of Cary is to foster the intellectual, ethical, social, and moral development of youth in North Carolina with emphasis on disadvantaged African-Americans in Wake County. In addition to nurturing and supporting the intellectual development of these young people, the Corporation strives to deepen young people's commitment to their communities and to promote prosocial values such as personal responsibility, respect for self, respect for others, and achievement in every field of endeavor.April 21  www.carykappas.com
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Katie Dunn Rogers ScholarshipGeneralUnspecifiedAfrican-American female student attending public high school in Wake County, North Carolina and attending a 2- or 4-year college or a specialized accredited trade school (such as culinary arts). Priority will be given to a student who needs financial assistance and who has demonstrated strength of character and a desire to further her education in a field of her choice.March 16 North Carolina Community Foundation 3737 Glenwood Ave., Suite 460 Raleigh, NC 27612 Phone: 919-828-4387 Toll-free: 800-532-1349 Fax: 919-827-0749
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Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) - several scholarshipsGeneral$500 to $5,000Students with a Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals). If extra funds are available, other students (non-Korean) may qualify for some scholarships. Undergraduate, graduate, and high school students enrolled full time during the scholarship application year. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Demonstrate financial assistance.June 30 Eastern Regional Chapter 1952 Gallows Road, Suite 310 Vienna, VA 22182 erc.scholarship@kasf.org
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LIFE (Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education) - Life Lessons Scholarship ProgramGeneral; loss of parent$1,000-$10,000Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are between 17 and 24 years of age, have experienced the death of a parent or legal guardian, and are currently enrolled in, or have been accepted to, a college, university or trade school within the fifty (50) United States or District of Columbia. Complete and submit the online application form, including the essay of no more than 500 words or video entry of no more than 3 minutes describing how you have experienced the personal and financial challenges caused by the death of a parent or legal guardian. Check website for current year application starting in February.February-March LIFE Lessons Scholarship Program, c/o LIFE Foundation, 1655 North Fort Myer Drive, Suite 610, Arlington, VA 22209. Email scholarship@lifehappens.org or call (202) 464-5000 x4446. Visit online (click on more information).
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Lift Parts Express ScholarshipGeneral$500Must be age 16-21. Have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Be a legal resident of the USA or Canada. Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall. Write an essay on this year's topic.June 30 www.forliftpartsnorthcarolina.com
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Light on the Hill Society ScholarshipAfrican-AmericanTwo (2) $2,000 LOTH Julius Peppers scholarships (renewable up to three years) Eight (8) one-time $2,500 LOTH scholarshipsCompleted application, African-American, current high school student planning to attend UNC this Fall.October 15 Email loth@unc.edu or call (919) 843-9694
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Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (MCSF) - Heroes Tribute ScholarshipsGeneralThe Scholarship Foundation provides scholarship support of $6,000 to $40,000 over four years ($1,500 – $10,000) to eligible children of the following:Children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen attached to a Marine unit who were wounded in action in any war or conflict Children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen attached to a Marine unit who were permanently retired from the Marine Corps or Navy as a result of their service related injury Children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen attached to a Marine unit whose parent is currently ill or injured and serving with Wounded Warrior Regiment/Battalion.Must be a son or daughter of a Marine on active duty or in the Reserve, a former Marine or Marine The Scholarship Foundation also provides Heroes Tribute Scholarships of up to $30,000 over four years to children of Marines, and Navy Corpsmen serving with Marines, whose parents have been killed on September 11th, or in combat since September 11, 2001. Must be a graduating high school senior with a GPA of 2.0+, planning to enroll in an accredited college/university or vocational/technical school. Income requirements are waived for this scholarship. Applications available after in December.March 1 Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, PO Box 3008, Princeton NJ 08543-3008, telephone June Hering (800) 292-7777 or email mcsfnj@mcsf.org or visit online (click for more information).
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MedicareSupplementalInsurance.com Therapy Professionals ScholarshipGeneral, physical, massage, recreational, or occupational therapy or psychology$1,000Must be at least 17 years of age or older and accepted to a full-time physical, massage, recreational, or occupational therapy program;Must be attending the program at an accredited institution within the U.S.;Must be a U.S. citizen or have a valid U.S. Student Visa; Minimum 3.0 gpa; Must submit a 500-1000 word essay detailing what you hope to achieve throughout your time in a therapy related career.December 15  How to apply: www.medicaresupplementalinsurance.com
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Mississippi Excellence in Teaching Program (METP)GeneralFull tuition up to 4 years, study abroad, technology stipend.The Mississippi Excellence in Teaching Program (METP) is a collaboration between the Ole Miss and Mississippi State to attract top-performing students to an innovative new teacher education program using one of the most valuable scholarships ever offered in the state. Academic achievement, service, experience in education and passion for teaching. Competitive applicants will have an 28 ACT or 1250 SAT composite and a 3.5 GPA Our goal is to train new secondary English, mathematics, and science – as well as elementary and special education – teachers for Mississippi. Each METP fellow makes a five-year commitment to teach at a Mississippi public school after graduation.Ole Miss – Priority Deadline January 5, 2018 MSU – Priority Deadline December 1, 2017 info@metp.org; MSU: ltrullinger@metp.org; Ole Miss: srniemey@metp.org
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Morehead - Cain Scholarship UNC Chapel HillGeneral; Business Administration, Journalism, Mass CommunicationFully fundedIf you are a North Carolina resident attending a North Carolina high school, you may be nominated by your high school or self- nominate by October 15. You must demonstrate Moral Force of Character, Scholarship, Physical Vigor, Leadership. Morehead-Cain is conferred solely on the basis of merit. Financial need is not considered in the selection of Morehead-Cain Scholars.October 15 919.962.1201 (voice) 800.741.9023 (toll-free) 919.962.1615 (fax) moreheadcain@unc.edu
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NAACP - Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship and Hubertus W.V.Willems ScholarshipAgnes Jones Jackson Scholarship: General Hubertus W.V. Willems Scholarship: Education, Chemistry, Engineering, Mathematics, PhysicsAgnes Jones Jackson Scholarship: Maximum $2,000 Hubertus W.V. Willems Scholarship: Maximum $3,000Must be US citizen attending 4-year accredited college or university. Must maintain a (Jackson) 2.5 GPA (Willems) 3.0 (on 4.0 scale). See website for specific information. April 28 POISE FOUNDATION, TWO GATEWAY CENTER, SUITE 1700, 603 STANWIX STREET, PITTSBURGH, PA, 15222412-281- 4967INFO@POISEFDN.ORG
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NAEHCY (National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth) General$2,000 Available to students who are homeless or who have been homeless during their K-12 school attendance, and who have demonstrated average or higher than average achievement.Unavailable https://naehcyscholarship.wufoo.com/forms/naehcy-2016- scholarship-application/ Barb Dexter dexter_barb@asdk12.org
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National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) ScholarshipsEngineering$2,500-$5,000To be eligible for the NACME Scholars Program students must enroll and be pursing a degree in an engineering program at a partner university, be a URM, and maintain a minimum required GPA (from 2.5 – 2.8). For Fellowships, GPA requirements differ according to the fellowship. (African American, American Indian, and Latino) and other special scholarship programs for minorities.Unavailable Dr. Chris Smith, Director, Scholarships and University Relations, at 914-539-4316, or email at scholars@nacme.org.
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National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Scholarship ProgramJournalism; African-AmericanUp to $3,000Open to African-American students, who are student members of NABJ, planning to pursue a career in journalism and enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university. Submit application with resume, essay, transcript, recommendations and work samples. Applications available on the website in late October. NABJ local chapters annually provide scholarships to high school and college students. Interested applicants should apply directly through the local chapter and adhere to the individual deadlines.Unavailable For more information about NABJ's scholarships, please contact students@nabj.org.
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National Association of Buffalo Soldiers and Troopers Motorcycle Clubs (NABSTMC)GeneralOne $2,000 Two $5,000A minimum GPA of 2.0 un-weighted.ACT/SAT Scores.Official High School Transcript (or equivalent if home schooled).A 500 word essay on the topics described in the application packet. At least one letter of recommendation on official letter head from a teacher, guidance counselor or school administrator, and/or community service organization.A letter of acceptance to an institution of higher learning.Provide Student’s name, complete name and address of the school, and student ID Number. Checks will be mailed to the school via the student’s account. A statement from the student and/or parent/guardian explaining financial need.A valid address, email and/or phone number so the selection committee can follow-up with the parent or guardian if the student is a finalist.May 28 PO BOX 1121, Raleigh NC, 27602; Email@raleighncbsmc.com
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National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) ScholarshipsJournalism; print, online and broadcast journalismUp to $5,000Open to Hispanic students who wish to pursue a career in journalism; for print, broadcast or unspecified. All applicants must be student members of NAHJ. Must plan to attend a community college or university within the US or Puerto Rico. Require application, essay, work samples, financial information, resume, letters of recommendation, transcript. Additional qualifications vary according to scholarship. Check back in January for the year's scholarship applications to be available.February 15 Leslie-Anne Frank for any questions: lafrank@nahj.org
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National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. ScholarshipsGeneral; African-American, Hospitality, Culinary ArtsHall of Fame General Scholarship Chefs of the World Scholarship Hall of Fame General Scholarship:High school seniors or undergraduate/graduate students enrolled in a HBCU;Minimum grade point averag of 2.5;Must be attending a post-secondary accredited HBCU; Demonstrated active involvement in extracurricular activities Chefs of the World Scholarship: High school seniors or undergraduate/graduate students enrolled in an accredited HBCU; inimum grade point average of 2.5. Demonstrated active involvement in extracurricular activities.Hall of Fame - April 5 Chefs of the World - February 21 National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc., 230 Peachtree Street, Suite 530, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, ATTN: Scholarship Administrator, Phone: (404) 524- 1106, Fax: (404) 525-6226 or visit online (click on more information)
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National Black Police Association - Alphonso Deal Scholarship Awardlaw enforcement, Criminal JusticeVariesThe National Black Police Association is seeking to enhance higher education opportunities among qualified high school graduates, to enable a student (male or female) the opportunity to have higher educational training in the academics of law enforcement, or other related areas, for the betterment of the Criminal Justice system. Rules: Applicant must be a senior in high school, a US Citizen, of good character. Applicant must submit a recommendation from his/her principal, counselor, or teacher and a current high school transcript and picture with the application. Applicant is permitted to attend a two year college or university of their choice. Applicant must have a letter of acceptance to a college or university with applicant prior to date of award. Application can be downloaded from the website - check back for current year's application.May 18 National Black Police Association 320 S. RL Thornton Frwy. Suite 230 Dallas, Texas 75226 (855) 879-6272 (Call or Fax the NBPA Toll Free)
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National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) ScholarshipsAthleticsVariesFor Division I and II schools, athletic scholarships are awarded directly by each academic institution. For Division III schools, only academic scholarships are offeredUnavailable Contact your college Athletic Department for information or visit the website (click more information).
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National Collegiate Cancer FoundationGeneral; cancer survivor or patient$1,000All scholarships are one-time awards. Previous awardees are encouraged to apply each year that awards are offered. However, they must submit a new application each year. Applicants must be Cancer survivor with a personal diagnosis, be between the ages of 18-35, Seeking or receiving higher education. Applicants will be evaluated based on Displaying a "Will Win" attitude with respect to his or her cancer experience, Quality of essays, Financial Need, and Overall story of cancer suvivorship. May 15 (240) 515-6262
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National Eagle Scout Association ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 to $50,000; renewableThere are three types of nationally awarded Eagle Scout scholarships: Academic, Merit, and Field Study. Visit website for eligibility requirements for each type of scholarship.October 31 National Eagle Scout Association 1325 W Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving, TX 75015 Phone: 972-580-2000 Fax: 972-580-7870 General email: NESA@Scouting.org
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National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) - Young Entrepreneur AwardsGeneral; entrepreneurship$2,000-$15,000Open to graduating high school seniors preparing to enter a 2-year or 4-year accredited (not for profit) college, university or vocational/technical institute. Must demonstrate entrepreneurial spirit and initiative. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award. December  Scholarship America at (800)279-2083.
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National Federation of the Blind (NFB) - various scholarships availableGeneral$3,000 - $12,000Must be legally blind (PDF document) in both eyes, and Must be residing in the United States, the District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico, and Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time, postsecondary course of study in a degree program at a United States institution in the 2018 scholastic year, except that one scholarship may be given to a person employed full-time while attending school part-time, and Must participate in the entire NFB national convention and in all of its scheduled scholarship program activities. In addition to a scholarship, each winner will receive assistance to attend the 2018 National Federation of the Blind Annual Convention which will take place the first week of July 2018, in Orlando, Florida, providing an excellent opportunity for high-level networking with active blind persons in many different professions and occupations.March 31 Chairperson is Cayte Mendez Email: scholarships@nfb.org Office: (410) 659-9314, extension 2415 NFB Scholarship Program NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND 200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place Baltimore, Maryland 21230
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National FFA Association Scholarships - Various scholarshipsGeneral, community service, leadership, agriculture, farmingVariesScholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans. The selection process takes into account the whole student - FFA involvement, work experience, Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE), community service, leadership skills and academics. Some for FFA members; some open to non-members. Applications available on website November 15. Signature page must be mailed by February 22.February 1 National FFA Organization Scholarship Office, PO Box 68960, Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960, scholarships@ffa.org or 317- 802-6099 or visit online (clickon more information).
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National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) - National Achievement Scholarship ProgramGeneral$2,500Open to African American high school students who are US citizens and plan to enroll full time in college following graduation. Must take the PSAT no later than your junior year and request that you be considered in this competition on the PSAT form. All Achievement Scholarship® winners (Achievement Scholar® designees) are selected from the group of Finalists based on their abilities, skills, and accomplishments, without consideration of financial circumstances or college choice. Also provides opportunities to be eligible for corporate-sponsored scholarships.Same as PSAT registration deadline. See your school counselor or contact National Achievement Scholarship Program, 1560 Sherman Avenue, Suite 200, Evanston, IL 60201, telephone (847) 866-5100 or visit online (click on more information)
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National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) - National Merit Scholarship ProgramGeneral$2,500Open to high school students who are US citizens and plan to enroll full time in college following graduation. Must take the PSAT no later than your junior year. All winners of Merit Scholarship® awards (Merit Scholar® designees) are chosen from the Finalist group, based on their abilities, skills, and accomplishments, without regard to gender, race, ethnic origin, or religious preference. A variety of information is available for NMSC selectors to evaluate: the Finalist's academic record, information about the school's curricula and grading system, two sets of test scores, the high school official's written recommendation, information about the student's activities and leadership, and the Finalist's own essay. Also provides opportunities to be eligible for corporate- or college-sponsored scholarships.Same as PSAT registration deadline See your school counselor or contact National Merit Scholarship Corporation, 150 Sherman Avenue, Suite 200, Evanston, Illinois 60201, telephone (847) 866-5100 or visit online (click on more information)
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National Peace Essay ContestGeneralThe winner of the contest will receive a $2,500 cash prize, an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to meet U.S. Department of State and USIP leadership, and a full-tuition paid voyage with Semester at Sea upon the student’s enrollment at an accredited university. The runner-up will receive a $1,250 cash prize and a full scholarship to participate in the International Diplomacy Program of the National Student Leadership Conference. Students are eligible to participate if they are in grades nine through twelve in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. territories, or if they are U.S. citizens attending high school overseas. Students may be attending a public, private, or parochial school. Entries from home-schooled students are also accepted. Previous first-place state winners and immediate relatives of directors or staff of the Institute are not eligible to participate. Previous honorable mentions are eligible to enter. Students must have a contest coordinator who can review the essays and act as the key contact between participants and the Institute. We encourage students of all backgrounds and ability to participate in the contest. Each year the essay contest covers a new topic related to peace; a 1000 to 1250 word essay is required. March 15 2301 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037 Tel:1.202.457.1700
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National Press Club - Richard G. Zimmerman Journalism ScholarshipJournalism$5,000; non-renewableOpen to open to all high school seniors, regardless of gender or race. Applicants must have a 3.0 grade average who plan to attend college. Submit application form, work samples, essay, letters of recommendation, transcript, copy of FAFSA, documentation of acceptance letter from the college or university you will attend.March 1 General Manager's Office, National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20045, telephone (202) 662-7500. Also visit website (click more information).
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National Press Club - Scholarship for Journalism Diversity Journalismup to $2,500; renewableOpen to minority students. Must be a high school senior, planning to pursue a career in journalism, with a GPA at least 3.0 who will bring diversity to journalism. Submit application form, work samples, essay, letters of recommendation, transcript, copy of FAFSA, documentation of acceptance letter from the college or university you will attend.March 1 National Press Club, Attention: Scholarship Department, 529 14th Street, NW, 13th Floor Washington, DC 20045, telephone (202) 662-7500. Also visit website (click more information).
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National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Scholarship Programsengineering$500 - $10,500The society offers a variety of NSBE and Corporate- sponsored scholarship and award opportunities to our pre- college, collegiate undergraduate and graduate student, and technical professional MEMBERS. In addition to the scholarships, we also provide access to awards which acknowledge our highest achieving members, such as the Mike Shinn Distinguished Member of the Year (male and Female) Award with a cash award of $7,500, as well as the Alumni Member and Technologist of the Year. Each of these awardees also receive a Golden Torch Award from the organization. For more information on the society, membership and scholarships, visit the website.Varies, as early as December NSBE, 205 Daingerfield Road Alexandria, Virginia 22314, Phone: 703-549-2207, Fax: 703-683-5312, E-Mail: info@nsbe.org or visit online (click on more information).
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National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) Educational FoundationEngineering$2,500 Open to graduating high school seniors from an ethnic minority. Must be accepted into an ABET- accredited engineering program at a 4-year college/university. Must be a US citizen. Selection will based on GPA, internship or co-op experience and community involvement, recommendations, honors and awards, answers on the application.March 1 NSPE Educational Foundation, Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman, PE, Scholarship to Promote Diversity in Engineering, 1420 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-2794 or visit online (click on more information).
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National Society of Professional Surveyors - various scholarships availablesurveying, mapping, geographic information systems, and geodetic science$1,000Each year, through the National Society of Professional Surveyors Foundation, thousands of dollars in scholarships funded by a variety of individuals, companies, and organizations are made available to encourage and support college education in geospatial sciences.A completed application form. 2. Proof of student membership in NSPS (this will be checked). Applicants who are not members may go to the NSPS web site at www.nsps.us.com for more information on how to join. 3. A brief, yet complete, statement indicating educational objectives, future plans of study or research, professional activities, and financial need. 4. Three letters of recommendation (at least two from faculty members familiar with the student’s work). 5. A complete original official transcript The scholarships fall in four eligibility categories.January 15 NSPS/AAGS Scholarships, 5119 Pegasus Court, Suite Q, Frederick, MD 21704 Inquiries: 240-439-4615 ext. 105 or trisha.milburn@nsps.us.com
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National Society of Sons of the American Revolution (NSSAR) - George S. and Stella M. Knight Essay ContestGeneralUp to $5,000Must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior or senior who is a US citizen or legal alien. Must enter contest through a local chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR). Must submit an essay dealing with an event, person, philosophy, or ideal associated with the American Revolution, the Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the US constitution. Essay will be judged for historical accuracy, clarity of thought, organization and proven topic, grammar and spelling, and documentation. Contests start at local or state level, and progress through national level. Check website for local and state informationDecember. Check website for local and state information. Questions regarding specific rules may be directed to the national SAR Knight Essay Chairman:Mr. James M. Lindley Email:j.m.lindley@msn.com
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National Society of Sons of the American Revolution (NSSAR) - The Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration ContestGeneral; speech, oratory$1,000 to $5,000; plus medalThe Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration Contest is open to all students attending home schools, public, parochial, or private high schools who are in their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior (grades 9 through 12) year of study, within the jurisdiction of the sponsoring state society or district. Must enter contest through a local chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR). 3.The oration must be original of not less than five minutes or more than six minutes. The subject shall deal with an event, personality, or document pertaining to the Revolutionary War and show a relationship to America today. The oration must be essentially the same as the submitted manuscript. Notes and props (including military uniforms) may not be used in the presentation. Contests start at local or state level, and progress through national level. Check website for local and state information.Spring. Check website for local and state information. National website has contact information for all state contests (click on more information).
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National World War II Museum Online Essay ContestGeneral$100 to $1,000Your essay must be 1,000 words or less. All essays should: Be double-spaced Have 1-inch margins Include page numbers Include an essay title Be typed in 12 point font Be in Microsoft Word-compatible format only. No zip files or Google documents are permitted. Any files received without a .doc or .docx extension will be deleted. December 2 The National Dday Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA, Phone: 504-528-1944, Fax: 504-527-6088, info@nationalww2museum.org or visit online (click on more information)
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NC A&T Raleigh/Wake Alumni Chapter Nathaniel Hines ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 PER ACADEMIC YEAR WITH $500 FOR THE FALL SEMESTER AND $500 FOR THE SPRING SEMESTER FOR THE PURCHASE OF BOOKS.ATTENDED A HIGH IN WAKE COUNTY FOR THE THREE (3) YEARS PRIOR TO THE FALL SEMESTER OF THE YEAR FOR WHICH THE SELECTION IS MADE.Feb 28, 2015 The North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University Alumni Association Raleigh-Wake Alumni Chapter Nathaniel Hines Scholarship P.O. BOX 28867 RALEIGH. NORTH CAROLINA 27611-8867 ATTN: SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
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NC Alpha Delta Kappa Student Achievement Scholarshipgeneral, service, leadershipUnavailableGraduating seniors of a North Carolina high school pursuing a degree at a school of higher learning. Applicants must have a weighted GPA of 2.5 to 3.5 and an SAT score (including Math, Verbal, and Writing) in the range of 990-1130 OR an ACT composite score between 20 and 24. Applicants are also judged based on their service to school, community, and church, as well as their integrity and leadership potential. Application available online - check for updated due date.March 1 Ms. Penny Ledbetter North Carolina Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship Committee pennygrietje@gmail.com
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NC Baptist Foundation ScholarshipsGeneral$500 to $2,500 Not automatically renewed; must apply each yearThe NC Baptist Foundation has three educational scholarships available for students. The Bullard Family Scholarship, Martha Watson Scholarship and The Luther H. Butler Scholarship - Be a member of a church affiliated with the Baptist State Convention of NC. (You may go to ChurchPOP http://churchpop.bscnc.org/ to verify whether your church is affiliated or not.) See website for other requirements for each scholarshipFebruary 15 (Open online January 1) Eastern Office Daryl W. Trexler PO Box 247 Leland, NC 28451 919-459-1673 800-521-7334, ext. 1673 (toll free) 919-460-6334 (fax) dtrexler@ncbaptistfoundation.org
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NC Division of Veterans Affairs - Scholarships for Children of disabled, deceased, combat or POW/MIA war veteransGeneralUp to full tuition, certain fees and a reasonable room and board allowance in NC-owned institutions, or $1,500 to $4,500 per academic year in private institutions.Open to children of disabled, deceased, combat, or POW/MIA war veterans. Veteran parent must have been a resident of NC when he/she entered military service or child must be a lifelong resident of NC. See website for local contacts. Website does not have specific information on scholarships. Must call lcal contact.December 1 and June 1 See website for list of district offices. (Click on more information). The Mecklenburg County Veterans Service Office, telephone (704) 336-2102 or District Office, NC Division of Veterans Affairs, 5500 Executive Center Drive, Suite 205, Charlotte, NC 28212, telephone (704) 563-2037.
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NC Retail Merchants AssociationGeneral - Retail10 scholarships of $2,500 eachA spouse or dependent of a permanent, full-time employee of an NCRMA Retail Member Company. (Employee must be employed for at least one year as of January 1) Any student who at a minimum is a part-time employee of an NCRMA Retail Member Company. (Student must be employed for at least six months as of January 1.) High School Seniors enrolling for fall semester as College Freshmen and College Undergraduates enrolling for fall semester. Students who have previously received an NCRMA scholarship are eligible to apply again.March 26 Visit our website at www.retailpaysforcollege.org to print a copy of the application. If you need an application mailed please call (919) 832-0811.
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NC Safewater Endowment ProgramScholarships are available for community college and university students at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as for educators at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.$1,000 - $2,500 some renewableVaries by scholarshipMarch 22 NC AWWA-WEA | 3725 National Drive, Suite 217 Raleigh, NC 27612 | (919) 784-9030
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NCCU Alumni AssociationGeneralMultiple scholarships in varying amountsComplete Application Form 3.0 weighted GPA. SAT score (Math/Reading/Writing)of 1210 or higher.March 15 NCCU Alumni Association Scholarship Committee 2223 Fayetville Street Durham, NC 27707 bpasbury@aol.com
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NCHSAA Endowed Fund ScholarshipNorth Carolina High School Athletic Association Endowed Fund 2013-2014 Scholarship InformationVaries by scholarshipVaries by scholarshipFebruary 16 Mary Vrnak, Assistant Director Grants & Fundraising, at (919) 240-7371 or email mary@nchsaa.org
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NCWIT (National Center for Women & Infomation Technology) Award for Aspirations in ComputingHigh School Level Girls Interested in TechnologyVaries13 years of age or older at time of account creation. She is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who attends school in the U.S. or is a U.S. citizen attending school in Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, or on a U.S. overseas military base.She has a U.S. Tax Identification or Social Security Number.She is not an NCWIT employee and has no immediate family relationship with employees, extended staff, contractors or board members of NCWIT (including spouses, siblings, children, grandchildren, and persons residing in the same household).November 10 email aichelp@ncwit.org.
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Needham B. Broughton High School PTSA ScholarshipGeneral$1,000Membership in BHS PTSA. High school activities must reflect the mission of the PTSA. One academic and two personal references required.March 11 Applications are available in Broughton's Guidance Resource Center, Room 1209. 
Norah Morris Memorial Scholarship EndowmentGeneral $500 - $1,000An individual entering college or continuing college education who has participated in equestrian activity. Current application and due dates available online in February on website.May 15 4441 Six Forks Road Suite 106-167 Raleigh, NC 27609 919-538-4781 info@nchja.com
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North Carolina American Water Works Association and the North Carolina Water Environment Association (NC AWWA-WEA)Environmental Sciences or Environmental Engineering$1,000 - $2,500VariesMarch 22 3725 National Drive, Suite 217 Raleigh, NC 27612 | (919) 784-9030
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North Carolina Bar Association Scholarship ProgramChildren of North Carolina law enforcement officers killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty.$250 - $4,000Please refer to website for more informationApril 1 The N.C. Bar Association Scholarship PO Box 3688 Cary, NC 27519
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North Carolina Child Support Council - Bob R. McGuire Memorial ScholarshipGeneral$1,000Open to NC residents. At least 1 parent must be a member of the NC Child Support Council or client of the program. Must be accepted to 2-year or 4-year college in NC, submit copy of acceptance letter; have at least 2.0 GPA, extracurricular activities, financial need. Information available on website in January.April  Sonya Scott (252) 902-1314 Or Astra Wilson-Kirksey (919) 855-4454
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North Carolina Child Support Council - Bob R. McGuire Memorial ScholarshipGeneral$1,000Open to NC residents. At least 1 parent must be a member of the NC Child Support Council or client of the program. Must be accepted to 2-year or 4-year college in NC, submit copy of acceptance letter; have at least 2.0 GPA, extracurricular activities, financial need. Application must include official transcript, two letters of recommendation (one each from current and former teacher).April 20   Sonya Scott (252) 902-1314 Or Astra Wilson-Kirksey (919) 855-4454
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North Carolina Community Foundation (NCCF) - Various scholarshipsGeneral, variesVariesThe North Carolina Community Foundation offers many scholarships to students in NC; some state-wide and some county-specific. Applications must be received at the locations listed by the dates posted; these are not postmark deadlines. If you are applying for more than one NCCF scholarship, you must submit a separate application to each scholarship committee at the address posted for the scholarship. Scholarship applications are available in PDF format. The NCCF Standard Scholarship Application, used by many (but not all) of these scholarships can be filled out on your computer and saved using Adobe Reader. The NCCF scholarship application cycle begins each year in February.Varies North Carolina Community Foundation 3737 Glenwood Ave., Suite 460 Raleigh, NC 27612 info@nccommunityfoundation.org Phone: 919-828-4387; 800-532-1349 Fax: 919-827-0749
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North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) ScholarshipsEducationVariesVaries. Several scholarship programs are available in North Carolina to assist those who wish to enter the teaching field. Listed on the website is some information with a brief description and links to the appropriate content and contacts. Information on eligibility, requirements and how to apply can be found by following the link for each program. If after viewing this information you have questions, please contact the agency responsible for administering the particular scholarship(s)) in which you are interested.Varies Visit online (click more information) or telephone (919) 807-3300, Dr. Sonja Brown
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North Carolina Electronic Security Association Youth Scholarship ProgramAvailable to sons and daughters of active-duty police and fire personnel.$2,500- $7,500Must be a high school senior,Awards are based on a combination of academic achievement, national test scores, extracurricular participation and the essay. In addition to completing the application and submitting the appropriate documentation, each student must write an essay explaining “What it means to me to have my parent or guardian involved in securing our community.”March 23 Hannah Abernethy Phone: (919) 459-2079 Hannah@imiae.com
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North Carolina Hospitality Education Foundation Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management or Tourism$750; renewable at higher rate - $1,500; must reapply each yearHigh school seniors who plan to enroll or students already enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university, or vocational-technical school in North Carolina. Pursuing a course of study in culinary arts, hospitality management or tourism. North Carolina residents. Unavailable Direct questions to NC Hospitality Education Foundation at 1-800-582-8750.
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North Carolina JCI Senate Scholarship and Kyle Byrd Memorial ScholarshipGeneral$500 to $1,000Open to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. Submit application and reference letters. Scholarships granted on local or state level. The NC JCI Senate will once again be offering the Kyle Byrd Memorial Scholarship. The NC JCI Senate will award at least (2) scholarships to deserving N. C. students. In addition, the NC JCI Senate will submit (2) entries to the US JCI Senate to be eligible for multiple scholarships offered nationally. (Note: NC winners and NC representatives to national may or may not be the same recipients. Due to technical difficulties, NC scholarship information is NOT on the website; please email contact below for a copy of the application.January 5 NC JCI Senate Scholarship Program c/o Melissa Spivey 2136 Braedenfield Ln Holly Springs, NC 27540
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North Carolina State USBC Association, Inc. Youth ScholarshipGeneral$2,000Any senior student in a NC high school prior to the age of 22, (as of February 28). Must be a current member of the NCS USBCA and bowling in a certified USBC North Carolina youth league. Files a completed application with the Association Manager of the NCS USBCA. Application must be postmarked no later than March 1st. The applicant must have an unimpaired amateur standing in bowling. Must have a grade point average at the school with expecations of admissions to a recognized institution. Download form from www.ncbowls.comMarch 1 Priscilla Hamilton Youth Scholarship Chair 197 Singing Pine Drive Clover, SC 29710 803-746-5283
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North Carolina Teaching FellowsEducationup to $8,250 per year, renewableBe enrolled or accepted to an approved educator preparation program leading to teaching licensure at one of 5 Teaching Fellows partner institutions of higher education. Be one of the following: A North Carolina high school senior A student applying to transfer to an educator preparation program at one of the 5 Teaching Fellows partner institutions A student already enrolled at one of the 5 Teaching Fellows partner institutions who transitions into an educator preparation program An individual with a bachelor’s degree pursuing preparation for teacher licensure at one of the 5 Teaching Fellows partner institutions Minimum Academic Requirements: High school applicants or applicants with fewer than 24 hours of college credit must have a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 and have scored at least a 24 on the ACT or a 1,100 on the SAT. Applicants with more than 24 hours of college credit must have a minimum of a 2.7 cumulative GPA. Be willing to teach in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) or special education licensure area in a North Carolina public school, traditional or charter.January 16 See your high school scholarship coordinator or contact NC Teaching Fellows Program information@ncseaa.edu.
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North State Law Enforcement Officers AssociationGeneral$500 to $1,0001.Must be a resident of North Carolina. 2. Grade point average must be 3.0 or better. 3. Must major in some area of Criminal Justice or related field. 4. Must supply copy of the Federal Student Aid Report. The student need criteria number will be considered. 5. Scholarship check will be made payable to the institution in which the recipient will be attending. 6. The number of siblings in the family will be considered and if any are currently attending college. 7. Student must be active in the community, church and/or school activities. 8. The student must have no felony convictions or convictions of serious misdemeanors. The student must also have no pending criminal matters. 9. The student must not have exceeded 24 years of age by the application deadline. 10. The most recent official high school and or college transcripts must accompany each application, complete with 4 references and SAT scores. June 1 Student Services Office Officer Latoya Baldwin North State Law Enforcement Officers Association P.O. Box 2221 Greensboro N.C. 27402
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Officer Bernard F. Parson Memorial Scholarship at UT-DallasGeneral$500The Bernard F. Parson Scholarship is open to all students who have been accepted and enrolled. The award will give primary consideration to the applicant's scores on standardized tests and scholastic records, and secondary consideration to such factors as: Achievements in work experiences, Community service Extracurricular activities; leadership, Surmounting obstacles to the further pursuit of higher education Socioeconomic background, Educational level, Status as a first generation college student. Applications are available at the UTD Financial Aid Office located in: McDermott Library (MC1.304)Unavailable UT-Dallas, Office of Financial Aid, MC 12, 800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, TX 75080-3021, 972-883-2941, 972-883-2947, financial-aid@utdallas.edu or visit online (click on more information).
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P.E.O. - Philanthropic Educational OrganizationGeneralup to $15, 000Female applicantsMarch 1 P.E.O. International Headquarters · 3700 Grand Avenue · Des Moines, Iowa 50312 · Phone: 515-255-3153 · Fax: 515-255- 3820
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Park Scholarship (NC State University)GeneralMerit Based award, $107,000 in-state four years, a stipend to purchase a personal computer and additional funding for adacemic enrichment activities, involving special trips, retreats, seminars and grant opportunities. Scholarship, leadership, service and character. Apply for undergraduate admission to NC State. Complete the Park Scholarships application, which is housed in NC State’s wolfPAW system. To access this, you must either be endorsed by your high school (by October 1) or you must self-endorse. Explanations of each endorsement method appear near the bottom of this page. October 15 Park Scholarships NC State University Campus Box 7009 Raleigh, NC 27695-7009
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Patient Advocate Foundation’s (PAF) Scholarships for Cancer of Other Life-threatening Disease Survivors ProgramGeneral$3,000Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States of America under the age of 25 Applicant must have been diagnosed with and/or been actively treated for a chronic, life threatening or life debilitating disease within the past 5 years. Applicant must be pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher. Applicant must complete Scholarship for Survivors application in full (Part A-E) Applicant must write an essay on how their diagnosis has impacted their life and their future goals (1000 word maximum). Applicant must submit written documentation from a treating physician that outlines applicants' medical history. Applicant must provide two letters of recommendation from non-related persons (examples: teachers, coaches, community leaders). Reference letters must be submitted on business letterhead and include signatory’s contact information within the letter. Applicant must provide an OFFICIAL high school and/or current college transcript (to include school seal); whichever is applicable. Applicant must submit completed financial form (Part E)that will demonstrate financial need and include a copy of the first two pages of tax return for the individual claiming student as a dependent.February 24 421 Butler Farm Road, Hampton, VA 23666 Phone: (800) 532-5274 - Fax: (757) 873-8999
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Paul Mitchell Schools Scholarships Cosmetology, barbering, skin care, nail technology and othersVariesInterest in cosmetology, barbering, nail technology, skin care and other.Varies ADMISSIONS: 630-426-6005
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Peter S. Slomianyj Scholarship Fund (For Subway employees/dependents)General$1,000 to $2,500Subway employees or children of Subway employees who have worked at least 1,000 hours over the last 12 months. Students must have a 2.0 GPA in high school or a 2.5 GPA in college. Requires application, essay, transcript and references. Current application and due dates available online in February on website.April 10 Office: 919-493-8721 Toll Free: 800-443-9289 Corporate: 800-888-4848 Email: rkuebler@subwaync.com
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Phebe Harlan Emmons Grant-In-Aid Delta Kappa GammaTeacher Education1,000Raleigh/Wake County resident Major in Education, preferably Early Childhood Education First-time attendee of NCCU GPA minimum of 2.5 SAT test score of 900+ (or equivilent) Acceptance letter to NCCU Financial need is not the primary criterion in determining award recipients. April  Contact your school counselor  
Project SEED Scholarships (American Chemical Society)Chemical science or engineering field such as chemistry, chemical engineering, biochemistry, materials science, or some other closely related major.Up to $5000, nonrenewable, 1st year college students onlyMust be a senior and have worked at least one summer at a science institute under the Project SEED program. Application, two letters of recommendation, Fafsa completed. December 16 projectseed@acs.org or call (800) 227-5558 ext. 4380
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Prudential Spirit of Community AwardCommunity Service$1,000 - $5,000 and/or an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, DCbe in grades 5-12 as of November 7 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 Initiative: Did the applicant initiate the activity or show exceptional leadership in an existing one? Effort: How much time did the activity require? Did the applicant overcome any significant obstacles? Impact: Were many people affected by the activity, or were individuals impacted in a major way? Personal growth: Did the applicant gain insights or skills from the activity? Did he/she demonstrate a sound understanding of the value of service? November 7 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, 751 Broad St., 16th Floor, Newark NJ 07102, call (877) 525-8491 or email spirit@prudential.com or visit online (click on more information)
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Quit Smoking Scholarship Essay Contest General$5,00014 years or older. Accepted to or enrolled in a high school, college or university in the United States.May 31 Quitsmoking.com. 3675 Glennvale Court, Cumming, GA 30041
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Raleigh Engineer's Club ScholarshipEngineeringOne semester of in state tuition at NC State.Graduating Senior from a Wake County Public High School, Accepted into the NC State School of Engineering, completed Scholarship Questionnaire and one letter of reference from a faculty member from the high school.April 20 Raleigh Engineer's Club, Michael Anthony, REC Scholarship Chairman, 3401 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607 546-5690, Michael.anthony@duke-energy.com
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Raleigh Mayors Committee for Persons with Disabilities ScholarshipsPersons with Disabilities pursuing either academic or vocational endeavors.2 - $1,000 Scholarships One vocational, One academicThe academic scholarship is to be awarded to a person with a disability, who is pursuing an educational goal. This scholarship is designed to assist with tuition, books, fees, and/or special equipment for undergraduate course work from an accredited institution. The vocational scholarship is to assist an individual with a disability to pursue a vocational education. This money may be applied to the purchase of items such as tools, special equipment or tuition and fees to enhance and sustain employment opportunities. Applicants must be residents of the city of Raleigh and must be enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited undergraduate post secondary school, college, trade school or other institution of higher learning. The selection of scholarship recipients shall be based upon academic performance, financial need, character, school, work and community activities, honors, ability to express him/herself in written form, personal motivation and/or leadership potential. The Scholarship Application must be received by The Raleigh Mayor’s Committee at the address below by May 30, 2014. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the July Raleigh Mayor’s Committee meeting. For questions, call Lori Millette at 919-716-3122.May 31 COMMUNITY SERVICES RALEIGH MAYOR’S COMMITTEE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ATTENTION: LORI MILLETTE SCHOLARSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE 310 WEST MARTIN STREET POST OFFICE BOX 590 RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA 27602 PHONE: 919-324-1128
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Raleigh Optimist ClubGeneral1 - $2500 1 - $1500Scholarships are based on academic and extra-curricular accomplishments and level of community involvement. These scholarship can be used at any accredited university, college or trade/vocational school. March 28 Please see the website for application
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Raleigh/Wake Chapter North Carolina Central University Alumni AssociationGeneralUnspecifiedMust be accepted to NCCU, be a Wake county resident, have at least a 2.5 GPA, have at least a 900 SAT score, Recommendations from two individuals including one school reference.April 16 Martha T. Kearney, 2424 Calvert Dr., Raleigh, NC 27610 mkearney489@gmail.com
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Raleigh-Wake Chapter of the Winston-Salem State University National Alumni Assoc. Luther Johnson Jr. Memorial ScholarshipGeneral$1,000 ($500 per semester)Entering freshman to Winston-Salem State University with at least a 2.7 GPA and at least 850 SAT or 18 ACT. Must be attending a WCPSS high school. Student must reside on campus during freshman year.April 1 Mrs. Monica Money 919-599-0123 mlmoney44@gmail.com
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Regeneron Science Talent Search (Society for Science and the Public)Science, Engineering and MathematicsFrom $2,000 up to $250,000Any student who is enrolled in and attending his or her last year of secondary school (public, private, parochial,or home school) on the application deadline date in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Wake and Midway Islands, or the Marianas; or Any United States citizen enrolled in his or her senior or 12th grade year of secondary school on the application deadline date attending a: i. Department of Defense Dependents School or an accredited overseas American or International School; or foreign school as an exchange student; or foreign school because his/her parent(s) are temporarily working and living abroad. Proof of citizenship is required for 1b (above).November 15 sts@societyforscience.org.
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Ron Brown Scholar ProgramGeneral; African American$10,000, annually for 4 yearsMust be Black/African American. Must excel academically. Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential. Must participate in community service activities. Demonstrate financial need. Be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card. Be a current high school senior at the time of your application. November 1 to be eligible for all scholarship programs also, or January 9 for this program only. 485 Hillsdale Drive, Suite 206 Charlottesville, VA 22901 USA, 434-964-1588, 434-964-1589, info@ronbrown.org, www.ronbrown.org
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Rotary Club of the Capital City Robert Styres ScholarshipGeneral$2000 per semester for up to four years Total value $16,000One nomination is submitted from each high school. Styres Scholarship are selected based on financial need and demonstrated perseverance in overcoming challenges to complete their secondary education.March 26 School Counselor at your high school
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Sharma Family ScholarshipGeneralUnspecifiedResidents of Wake County or North Carolina who are entering or currently attending an NC college or university with preference given to North Carolina State University. Applicants must have a high regard for obtaining an education and the courage toApril 2 Ms. Quinn Novels North Carolina Community Foundation qnovels@nccommunityfoundation.org
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Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship Program Shell Incentive Fund ScholarshipEngineering or geosciences at universities identified by Shell. $2,500; renewable of $5,000 annuallyShell will sponsor up to 20 one-year awards of $2,500 for graduating high school seniors enrolling in engineering or geosciences at universities identified by Shell (see list of eligible institutions on the website). Upon successful completion of first year studies and other criteria established by Shell, the recipient may be eligible to receive a four-year renewable award. To apply, download the Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship application on the webiste, mail it to address listed on the form by the deadline. Plan to enroll full-time in one of the following majors (geology, geophysics, physics, chemical, civil, electrical, geological, geophysical, mechanical or petroleum engineering) at a specified institution.•Be a U.S. Citizen or authorized to work on a full-time basis in the United States. February Shell uses the services of International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. (ISTS) in Nashville, TN, to manage the application process and administer the scholarship payments. If you have any questions about the programs above, please contact ISTS at 855.670.ISTS or contactus@applyists.com.
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Sigma Rho Zeta Chapter-Cary Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.General - MINORITY STUDENTS$1,000The Sigma Rho Zeta High School Scholarship is available to any minority graduating high school senior in Wake County with a GPA of at least a 3.0 (unweighted).  The graduating senior must be enrolled at chosen college/university for the Fallsemester.January 30 Adrianne Elliott, Scholarship Chairwoman srzscholarship@yahoo.com
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Society of American Military Engineers ScholarshipGeneral$4,000A US Citizen. A full-time undergraduate student at an accredited university, with current undergraduate status (freshman through junior) and anticipated undergraduate status (sophomore through senior). Pursuing a major in built environment engineering, architecture, or environmental science. Of good character. April 15 SAME Scholarship Committee c/o AECOM / Al O’Konski AIA 2020 K Street NW Suite 300 / Washington, DC 20006 Al.OKonski@AECOM.com 202 872 0277
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Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists (MAES) Scholarshipscience, technology, engineering, or mathematicsVariesApplicants must be current Hispanic MAES student members who are full-time undergraduate and graduate students in an accredited U.S. college or university majoring in science or engineering. Community college applicants must be enrolled in majors that are transferable to a four-year institution offering bachelor's degrees. There are various scholarships in the program. Some sponsors require students to be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards are based on financial need, academic achievement, personal qualities, strengths and leadership abilities. Applicants should submit applications, financial information, recommendations and transcripts. April 30 Scholarship Program, MAES, Inc., 2437 Bay Area Blvd., #100, Houston, Texas 77058 or visit online (click on more information)
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Society of Women Engineers (SWE) - various scholarships availableEngineering-various, Computer Science or Engineering$1,000 - $15,000; some are renewableVaries; Open to female students admitted and attending a 4- year program in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science in ABET- accredited program. Must have at least 3.5 GPA. Scholarship information for the upcoming school year will be available starting in March.May 1 Society of Women Engineers, 230 E. Ohio St., Suite 400, Chicago, IL, 60611, telephone (312) 596-5223. Or email scholarshipapplication@swe.org. Visit online (click more information).
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Sodexo Foundation - Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger ScholarshipsGeneral; community, volunteer$5,000 plus $5,000 donated to hunger-related charityAll applicants must be enrolled in an accredited educational institution (kindergarten through graduate school) in the United States. All applicants must have demonstrated on-going commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States within the last 12 months. All applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Volunteer services performed by applicant must help non- family members. Applicants and Recommenders must supply a valid e- mail address. Application form must be complete, and all information requested must be supplied. All Community Service Recommendations are required and must be submitted by December 11. December 2 StopHunger@SodexoFoundation.org 800 763 3946, ext. 44848/
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State Employees Association of North Carolina's (SEANC) ScholarshipsThe dependen't parents or guardian must be a member of SEANC in order to be eligible for theses scholarships.13 Merit based scholarships for 4 year college 13 Financial need scholarships for 4 year college 3 Merit based scholarships for 2 year college 3 Financial need scholarships for 2 year collegeParent must be a member of SEANC. Applicants must apply through the local SEANC district. Financial need applicants must include a copy of the FAFSA Student Aid Report without an asterisk. The student must be enrolled as a full-time student for the 2012-2013 school year.April 15  Carri Derrick at cderrick@seanc.org or 919-833-6436 or 800- 222-2758.
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State Employees Credit Union Foundation "People Helping People" ScholarshipGeneralEach traditional public high school in North Carolina will receive one (1) scholarship valued at $10,000 (payable @ $1,250 per fall/spring semester) to attend one of the 16 constituent campuses of the UNC System.Scholarship recipients in good academic standing will be able to receive the scholarship up to a maximum of eight (8) consecutive semesters. https://www.ncsecufoundation.org/PDF/Forms/HSScholarshipForm. pdf?ver=1.1 The SECU People Helping People Scholarship is only available to graduating public high school seniors who are either members of SECU or the child of a parent/guardian who is a member of SECU. Preference will be given to students whose parents or guardians and family members are public sector employees (state, local or federal government; public health; public education) who live and work in North Carolina. Additionally, preference will be given to those majoring in public service degree programs (such as Public Health, Education, Public Administration, and Public Policy). Deadlines will vary slightly for application at each high school, please contact your local guidance office for application deadline. LEA’s must notify SECU Foundation of the recipient winners no later than March 29th. SECU Foundation PO Box 25966 Raleigh, NC 27611-5966 TELEPHONE 919.839.5000 800.438.1104 EMAIL secufoundation@ncsecu.org
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Susan Ellis Roberts Scholarshipvisual or performing arts, leadership, teaching, entrepreneurship or other creative giftOne time $3,000Completed application with endorsement from Arts TeacherMid March see your school counselor Sarah Battersby Scholarships & Donor Services Officer Phone 919.474.8370 ext:4015 Email sarah@trianglecf.org
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TEACH GrantEducation, especially bilingual education and English language acquisition, foreign language, mathematics, reading specialist, science, and special educationup to $4,000; renewableThe Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families. To receive a TEACH Grant you must meet the following criteria: Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSASM), although you do not have to demonstrate financial need; Be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen; Be enrolled as an undergraduate, post baccalaureate, or graduate student in a postsecondary institution that has chosen to participate in the TEACH Grant Program; Be enrolled in course work that is necessary to begin a career in teaching or plan to complete such course work; Meet certain academic achievement requirements (generally, scoring above the 75th percentile on a college admissions test or maintaining a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25), Sign a TEACH Grant Agreement to Serve. If interested in learning more about the TEACH Grant Program, contact the financial aid office at the college where you will be enrolled to see if they participate in the program.Unavailable Financial aid office at the college you plan to attend or visit online (click on more information).
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The Generation Google ScholarshipComputer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or related program, minority, woman, disability$10,000; renewableScholarship was established to help aspiring computer scientists excel in technology and become leaders in the field. As part of the scholarship, current high school seniors who are entering their first year of university will be required to attend Google’s Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI) in the summer. January generationgoogle@google.com.
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The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship ProgramGeneralUp to $40,000 total per recipient Students must demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. Please go to website for more information on eligibility requirements and online application.January  www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships, or follow on Facebook at http://facebook.com/GEReaganScholarships
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The National Center for Learning Disabilities - Anne Ford Scholarship and Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship GeneralAnn Ford = $2,500/year over four years Allegra Ford Thomas = $2,500 one time awardOpen to US citizens, graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program. The ideal Anne Ford Scholar is a student who: articulates his or her LD and clearly demonstrates the importance of self-advocacy; is committed to completing a four-year college degree and has begun to set realistic career goals; participates in school and community activities; has demonstrated academic achievements consistent with college and career goals; plans to contribute to society in ways that increase opportunities for individuals with LD; excels as a role model and spokesperson for others who struggle with LD. Have an overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4-point scale (or equivalent) and demonstrate financial need. Application, personal statement and other documentation required. Application available on the website.November 1 Email specific questions to AFscholarship@ncld.org.
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The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) - several scholarships availableGeneral; Italian language, Italian studies, Italian American studies, astronomy, natural sciences.VariesVariesVaries education@niaf.org
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The National MS Society, Scholarship ProgramGeneralBetween $1,000 and $3,000Individuals who have MS or have a parent with MS are eligible to apply as long as they meet all other criteria: Will be enrolled in an undergraduate course of study at accredited two-or four-year college, be enrolled inJanuary 15  To learn full details about eligibility & the application process, please visit nationalMSsociety.org/scholarship or call 1-800-344-4867
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The North Carolina Baptist Foundation, Inc. Bullard Family Scholarship FundMinistry, Christian$500 - $2,500Students residing in North Carolina who are preparing for full- time Christian ministry and are members or parents are members of a church associated with the North Carolina Baptist State Convention, may be eligible for a scholarship from the Bullard Family Fund. If you meet the stated criteria and have been accepted for enrollment in an accredited college, university or seminary, we encourage you to apply. Awards vary year to year.February 15 201 Convention Drive Cary, North Carolina 27511 www.ncbaptistfoundation.org 919-380-7334, 521-7334 (toll free) 919-460-6334 (fax)
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The Robertson Scholars Leadership ProgramDuke and UNC-Chapel HillThe Robertson Scholars Leadership Program provides eight semesters of full tuition, room and board, and most mandatory fees for Scholars at Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill. Scholars also have access to generous funding for up to three summer experiences Students who demonstrate not just records of achievement, but clear abilities to leverage their leadership skills toward great impact in their community and world. All students who wish to be considered for the program must also complete admissions applications to Duke and/or UNC- Chapel HillFebruary 1 General Program Questions: info@robertsonscholars.org Application / Selection Questions: selection@robertsonscholars.org
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Tom Joyner Foundation Full Ride ScholarshipGeneral; African-AmericanFull rideThe Full Ride Scholarship will be given away to a high school senior that has been accepted into a Historical Black Colleges and University (HBCU) by the fall semester of the coming year. The scholarship will recognize academic distinction as well as strong character and personal qualities. The recipient of the Full Ride Scholarship will receive full tuition waivers and stipends to cover room and board (on-campus only) and books for up to ten semesters. The recipient will have to maintain the required academic standards each semester to renew the scholarship. Students will be selected as finalists based on their academic accomplishments, intellectual and creative distinctions, extracurricular activities, letters of reference, and original essays. Finalists will be invited for a required interview with members of the Full Scholarship Selection Committee. Application is required and can be found on the website.January 19 The Tom Joyner Foundation, Attn: Full Ride Scholarship Committee, PO Box 630495, Irving, Texas 75063, Phone: 972-789-1058 or Fax: 972-789-1411 or e-mail: fullridescholar@blackamericaweb.com, or visit online (click on more information).
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Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing Scholarship ProgramEngineering & Manuafacturing$1,250Dependent* children, age 23 and under, of full-time or part-time TEMA or NAMC team members who have completed a minimum of six months direct employment with the company as of the application deadline date. *Dependent children are defined as natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee's household or primarily supported by the employee. High school seniors, high school graduates, or students who hold an equivalent certificate who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four- year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.March 1  (800) 537-4180 or (507) 931-1682 and ask for the Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing Scholarship Program 
Triangle Community Foundation Scholarships/AwardsGeneralAward vary by scholarship.Requirements vary by scholarship. Please review the scholarship description carefully for award specifics.Each scholarship may have a different due date, please review the scholarship’s description carefully for the due date and address where applications are to be sent. Applications received after the application deadline may not be considered. TRIANGLE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION PO Box 12729 Durham, NC 27709 800 Park Offices Dr, Suite 201, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 Phone: 919.474.8370
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Triangle Educational Advancement Foundation (TEAF) ScholarshipGeneral$5,000 non-renewableFinancial need, community service,character/leadership and participation in high school athletics (whether as an athlete, trainer, manager,scorekeeper, etc.)April 2 Student Services Office or Athletic Director Counselors may contact Sydney Lowe (Sydney@teafnc.org)
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Triangle Italian American Women's Club - Mary De Bonis ScholarshipItalian heritage$500 non-renewable; application online; see school counselorFemale AHS senior of Italian descent, residing in the Cary/Apex area, excellent character, solid academic record, planning to pursue studies at two or four year college or university, completed application, official transcript, one character reference.April 15 TRIAWC c/o Amy Ruggiero 401 Oberlin Rd. Apartment 513 Raleigh, NC 27605  
Triangle Pest ControlGeneral$500The purpose of The Triangle Pest Control Scholarship Fund is to encourage commitment by students to a career in business administration, management, marketing or other business-related fields. Entrepreneurship and small business ownership are important principles in the pest control industry, as well as the local community. Triangle Pest Control is constantly seeking new ways to be a leading voice in the pest control industry and to foster growth and opportunity in the communities they serve. This scholarship offers financial assistance to individuals with proven merit and serves to reward students pursuing a degree in business in North or South Carolina schools. August 31 Direct all questions and/or submit the application electronically to frank.andolina@trianglepest.com
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Tylenol Future Care ScholarshipHealthcare$1,000 - $10,000 Be a resident of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico or the District of Columbia • If the applicant is an undergraduate student: must have completed at least one year of undergraduate course study by the Spring of 2018 at an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational –technical school. You must provide proof of enrollment to a health education, medical school, public health, nursing, and/or pharmacy degree program. • If the applicant is a graduate student: must provide proof of enrollment to a graduate program in health education, medical school, public health, nursing, and/or pharmacy degree program. • Must have one or more years of school remaining • Scholarships will be awarded to students and practitioners who are seeking a degree to actively treat patients. • Employees of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division, ISTS, Inc., their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and the families of each are not eligible. June 28 For additional information regarding the scholarship program contact ISTS by email at Tylenol@applyISTS.comor call toll free at (866) 851-4275. Our offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Central.
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U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship ProgramGeneral$1,000Our Internet Scholarship Program is available to high school seniors and college undergraduates. Winners will be selected at random. In order to be eligible for the U.S. Bank Internet Scholarship Program, a student must be: A high school senior planning to enroll or a current college freshmen, sophomore or junior at an eligible four-year college or university participating in the U.S. Bank No Fee Education Loan Program; Enrolled by September; A United States citizen or permanent resident alien. Our Internet Scholarship Program is exclusively for Web visitors and our online application is the only way to apply. Website is updated in October of each year for the next academic year.March 31 Call 800-242-1200 or visit online (click on more information).
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United Methodist Dollars for ScholarsGeneralUp to $4,000 1. Your church supports the student with $1,000 (on a church check) 2. UMHEF will match that $1,000 3. Participating United Methodist-related schools will match with $1,000 4. Participating UMC Conference Foundations will match $1,000 Your potential scholarship total is up to $4,000Must be an active, full member of The United Methodist Church for at least one year prior to applying. Members of other Methodist denominations are not eligible. Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time degree program (graduate or undergraduate) at a United Methodist-related college or seminary in the United States.March 1 UMHEF, 60 Music Square East, Suite 350, Nashville, TN, 37203, 800.811.8110, umhefscholarships@umhef.org or visit online (Click on more information)
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United Methodist Women of the Western North Carolina Conference Scholarship ProgramGeneral, church-related$500 to $10,000Various scholarships available. United Methodist Women of the Western North Carolina Conference have a scholarship program for students attending one of the Methodist related colleges in North Carolina (Bennett College, Brevard College, Greensboro College, High Point University, Pfeiffer University) and pursuing an academic course of study leading to a church-related vocation such as Christian Education. All applicants must be members of the United Methodist Church and must reside within the bounds of the Western North Carolina Conference.March 1 Cathy McCauley WNCC UMW Scholarship Chairperson 6835 Farmingdale Drive, Apt. A Charlotte, NC 28212 Phone: 704-965-6566 cell Email: cathymc855@yahoo.com
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United Negro College Fund (UNCF) - various scholarships availableGeneral; African-American studentsVariesOpen to African-American students with unmet financial need. General UNCF scholarships as well as others available through the UNCF website. If you are a student attending a UNCF-member college or university, it is highly recommended that you also complete the UNCF general scholarship application. Once a student completes the application, the information will be used to match you to many of the specific programs administered by UNCF. The general application, however, does not apply to scholarship programs that require a separate application. For information on all of these scholarships as well as a list of member colleges, please visit the UNCF website.Varies beginning in March (202) 810-0258
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United States JCI Senate ScholarshipGeneral$1,000Open to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. Submit application and reference letters. Scholarships granted on local or state level. State chapters can be contacted through national website.varies by state August
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University of Southern California Alumni Association ScholarshipsGeneralVariesVariesVaries USC Alumni Association Epstein Family Alumni Center 3607 Trousdale Parkway, TCC 305 Los Angeles, CA 90089-3106 (213) 740-2300 | alumni@usc.edu
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USDA Scholarship Programs - OPEDA Scholarship, Adel A. Malak Scholarship, Saul T. Wilson, Jr. Scholarship, USDA/1994 Tribal Scholars ProgramAgriculture and related, animal sciences, botany, Food, and Natural resources and related sciencesUp to full scholarships, plus other expenses1890 National Scholars Program is open to students planning to attend one of 18 historically black land- grant universities (HBUs). Selections are based on GPA, SAT or ACT scores. Upon completion of the scholar's academic degree program, there is an obligation of 1 year of service to the U.S. Department of Agriculture for each year of financial support. Some other scholarships available also.Varies beginning Feb 5 Headquartered in Washington, D.C., USDA's Postal Service mailing address is: U.S. Department of Agriculture 1400 Independence Ave., S.W. Washington, DC 20250 Information Hotline: (202) 720-2791
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Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) - Voice of Democracy Audio- Essay ContestGeneral$1,000 up to $46,000The Voice of Democracy Program is open to students in grades 9-12, who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States and its territories. To enter, students should first draft their essay based on the 2012-2013 theme: "Is Our Constitution Still Relevant?" Students should then record their reading of the draft to a CD. The recording should be no shorter than 3 minutes and no longer than 5 minutes (plus or minus 5 seconds). Entries begin at the Post level. Once the student has created their essay and completed burning the audio version to a CD, they should submit their typed version, CD and the Voice of Democracy entry form to their local participating VFW Post no later than the stated deadline.October 31 406 W. 34th St. Kansas City, MO 64111 (816) 756-3390
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Vietnamese American Scholarship Foundation - several scholarships availableGeneralVariesEach of the scholarships are for high school seniors and of Vietnamese descent. They have additional separate selection criteria such as residency specifications, academic achievement, and positive character traits, but there is one common application process for all scholarships. To find out more information about each scholarship, including selection criteria, please click on the scholarship links on the website listed, which will be updated in late November.Spring Vietnamese American Scholarship Foundation, P.O. Box 429, Stafford, TX 77497, scholarships@vietscholarships.org
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VIP Women in Technology Scholarship (WITS) ProgramInformation technology or related field, womenUp to $2,500o A cumulative 3.0 grade point average or higher o Thoughtful answer to the essay question o Level of participation in community service and/or extracurricular activitiesApril 1 Visionary Integration Professionals Attn: WITS Program 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Suite 400 Reston, VA 20191
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Wake County Farm Bureau R. Flake Shaw ScholarshipAgricultureSix individual university level scholarships for a four year period at $4,000 per year ($16,000 total per student) Four individual community college scholarships for a two year period at $1,000 per year ($2,000 total per student) The intention to pursue a career in agriculture or in an agriculturally-related field Financial need Satisfactory grades An evident understanding of the agricultural and/or agribusiness community Leadership potential Preference is given to Farm Bureau membersMarch 15  P.O. Box 27766 Raleigh, NC 27611 Phone: (919) 782-1705
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Wake Electric Scholarship Program / Fred M. Alford Memorial ScholarshipGeneral$2,000Must be a child of or under legal guardianship of an active Wake Electric member or live in a home served by Wake Electric Must be a high school graduating senior (cannot already be attending college) Must pursue a four-year undergraduate baccalaureate degree at an accredited institution in North Carolina March 14 communications@wemc.com or (919) 863.6312.
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Wake Electric Scholarship Program / Touchstone Energy ScholarshipsGeneralSixteen $1,250 awardsMust be a child of or under legal guardianship of an active Wake Electric member or live in a home served by Wake Electric Must use these funds at a North Carolina college or university, community college, vocational or technical school Applicants can be a high school graduating senior or already enrolled full-time in a university, community college, vocational or technical school March 14 communications@wemc.com or (919) 863.6312.
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Wal-Mart Foundation Associate and Dependents ScholarshipsGeneralUp to $3,000, renewableMust be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States. Must be the dependent of a Walmart associate (employee) who has been actively employed within any division of Walmart for at least six consecutive months as of April 2, 2018. Must be a high school (or home school) senior graduating between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018 or a GED candidate earning his or her diploma between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018. Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors). Must enroll for fall 2018 as a freshman/1st year student in a full- time program of study at a two-year or four-year college or university. The school must be an accredited U.S. institution, and listed on the official website for the U.S. Department of Education (http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/Search.aspx). Military academies are not approved institutions. Must have financial need and be able to demonstrate the need with required documents.April 2 E-mail: walmartdependent@applyISTS.com Phone: (800) 311-6823
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Washington Crossing FoundationGovernment Service$500 - $5,000Open to US citizens who are planning careers in government service. Applicants must write a one-page essay stating why they are planning a career in government service. This essay must be accompanied by a recommendation from the high school principal or guidance counselor evaluating the student's achievements, along with transcripts, national testing scores, and other supporting information of the applicant's choice as described in the Official Rules.January 15 (215) 949-8841 or FAX (215) 949-8843
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Wendy's High School HeismanAthleticsNational recognition, up to $500 for student; up to $10,000 for the high schoolThe application is open to any high school senior who meets the following eligibility criteria. A high school senior for the current academic year, graduating with your class, who maintains at least a B (3.0) G.P.A. during your three years in high school, and participates in at least one of the 47 school-sponsored sports officially sanctioned by the National Federation of State High Schools. We want to hear from all student-athletes who work hard, are dedicated, and have become role model for underclassmen and demonstrate leadership. October 23 1-800-205-6367, wendys@act.org or visit online (click on more information).
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Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) Educational Foundation ScholarshipGeneral$2,000The scholarship competition will be open to college-going children of WSWA member company employees. The WSWA Educational Foundation offers scholarships to help employees of WSWA members as they work hard to provide for their children’s future. The scholarship winners are chosen based upon their scholastic achievements, extracurricular activities and essays on their career goals. May 31 www.wswa.org/scholarships, Email us at collegeschoarship@wswa.org, or • Call Emily at (202) 243- 7501.
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Women Techmakers Scholars Program (formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program)Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, women$10,000Identify as female; Currently be enrolled at an accredited university; Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full- time student in a Bachelors, Masters or PhD program at a university in the United States or Canada;l Be studying computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field; Demonstrate a strong academic record Exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science. A group of female undergraduate and graduate students will be chosen from the applicant pool, and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's academic background and demonstrated leadership and impact on community. All scholarship recipients will be invited to attend the annual Google Scholars' Retreat in Mountain View, California in 2018 to connect with fellow scholars, network with Googlers and participate in a number of development workshops.December 11 anitaborgscholars@google.com or visit online (click for more information)
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WorldStudio Foundation ScholarshipsDesign or Art$2,000 - $5,000Open to economically disadvantaged students who show exceptional promise in one of the listed fields (see website as areas of study change), have an interest in using their profession to give back to society, and are prepared to examine issues of cultural identity in submitted work. Must be US citizens or be in possession of a Green Card. Selections are based on academic achievement, recommendations, references and financial need. Application will be available on website in October.May 1 233 Broadway, 17th floor New York NY 10279 | 212 807 1990
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Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship ProgramChemistry, Information Management, Computing & Software Systems, Material Science, Printing Management Science, Laser Optics, Physics, Material Science, Engineering (any)$1,000 - $10,000Applicants must be academic high-achievers (3.0 or better GPA). Applicants must be US citizens or visa-holding Permanent Residents of African American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic descent. They must be enrolled in college as a full time undergraduate or graduate student in a technical field; rather than high school seniors. Students can apply in September of their freshman year of college, or subsequent years.September 30 Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program, 150 State Street; 4th Floor; Rochester, NY 14614 or visit online (click on more information).
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Zebulon Lions Service Scholarship ProgramGeneral$1,000Students who have exhibited outstanding leadership in service to their school and community, academic performance, character, motivation and a personal statement. The financial status of the applicant or his/her family is not considered.May 1 School counselor
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