Scholarships
Scholarship Name Application Deadline Dollar
Amount
Awarded
Details and Eligibility Link to Apply
International Bullying Prevention Association Applications are accepted year-round $500 ● Must be a US Citizen
● Essays are the criteria for selection
Link
H & R Block Budget Challenge Ongoing $20,000

The H&R Block Budget Challenge helps teens get real-world ready from the safety of the classroom. Students pay bills, manage expenses, save money, invest in retirement and pay taxes.

Link
UNCF – Eunice Walker Johnson Scholarship Sept. 29, 2017 up to $5,000

* GPA 3.0

* U.S. Citizen

* Enrolled at one of 37 memeber schools on the UNCF roster or Sema University in Alabama.

Link
UNCF – Malcolm X Scholarship Sept. 29, 2017 up to $4,000

* GPA 2.5

* U.S. Citizen

* For students who have overcome difficult circumstances or challenges in pursuit of their college education.

Link
Hispanic Heritage Foundation Scholarship Oct. 2, 2017  $1,000 – $3,000

• Must be graduating from an accredited high school in the Spring of 2018
• Must have an un-weighted 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
• Be of Hispanic Heritage including (includes Spain, Brazil, Philippines)

Link
Wendy’s High School Heisman  Oct. 2, 2017 $1,000 – $10,000 * Senior athlete who excels in the classroom, on the field and in the community.

* GPA – 3.0

Link 
Newcomer Funeral Service Group Oct. 27, 2017 up to $3,500 * Senior planning on enrolling in Mortuary Science Program

* GPA 2.5 – 4.0

 

Link
VFW Youth Scholarship  Oct. 31, 2017 $30,000 * This year’s Voice of Democracy theme asks high school students to describe, “American History: Our Hope for the Future.”
* Audio-essay competition open to students in grades 9-12.
* Student participants are asked to submit their entry (along with a completed entry form) to their local participating VFW Post.
Link
Elberta Harris Scholarship Nov. 15, 2017 * Johnson County HS graduate

* Plan on attending ESU pursueing degree in education.

* 3.0 GPA

* 750 word Essay

 

Link

Mesothelioma Guide Scholarship Dec. 1, 2017 $3,000 * High School student 

* 1000 word essay on “How mesothelioma has impacted their life.”

Link
ACT Student Champion Scholarship Dec. 31, 2017 $500 * Student who has overcame challenges

* Composite ACT score – 22

* GPA 3.0 or greater

* First generation college student.

Link
Profiles in Courage Essay Contest Jan. 4, 2018 $10,000 – $500 * High School Student

* 1000 word essay

Link
DAR – Daughters of American Revolution Feb. 15, 2018 $5,000 each * Initial GPA 4.0

* 1000 word essay

Link
Parentinn – Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship Feb. 28, 2018 $1,250 ● Applicant must be high school student
● Applicant must write an article of 600-1000 words on the topic “Why and how to Stop Cyberbullying?”
Link
Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship June 1, 2018  $1,000 * Seniors pursuing animation related career.

* Submit essay on related topic.

Link 
SevenDays Make a Ripple Scholarship Mar. 2, 2018 $1,000 – awarded to 5 graduating seniors. * Graduating Seniors Link
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship June 1, 2018 $1,000 * Seniors pursuing fashion related career.

* Submit essay on related topic.

Link
Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship June 1, 2018 $1,000 * Seniors pursuing fashion related career.

* Submit essay on related topic.

Link 

 

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Written By: teddyirc Date posted: September 8, 2016