Fall Scholarships

Children Lining for Treats

Treat Yourself This Halloween w/ Scholarship $$$
 

Unigo Scholarships - Eligible: 14 years old and up

 

Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship Deadline: 10/31 Award Amount: $2,000

"Imagine that your high school or college has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies, including where you’d hide and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive." (250 words or less)  Click HERE to Apply

Education Matter   Deadline:11/30  Award Amount: $5,000

As a scholarship seeker, you're probably already well-aware of the importance of an education. But, what about the naysayers? Have you come across someone who's tried to talk you out of college, saying that it's not worth it? (250 words or less) Click HERE to Apply

 

Other Fall Scholarships

Coca Cola Scholars Program     $20,000      High school seniors may apply Deadline: Oct. 31st @ 5 p.m.- Please note this scholarship takes time and requires various documents- do not wait until the last minute to start- begin now.

You will need to gather before you start filling out this application:

  • The High School Code for your school from College Board

  • Your parents approximate combined income before taxes last year (optional)

  • Information about all of your school-sponsored extracurriculars (e.g. how long you were in each club, what your official leadership titles were, how long you’ve been in these roles, etc.)

  • Information on any and all awards and honors you have received throughout your time in high school

  • Information on any community service hours you have completed throughout high school

  • The number of AP, IB, and Honors classes offered at your school

  • Your grades throughout high school

  • Your current class rank and class size

  • Information on any and all work experiences you’ve had in high school (what was the job, how many hours did you work per week, etc.)

. Click HERE to Apply

Voice of Democracy Scholarship    $30,000    Grades 9th – 12th   Deadline: Oct. 31st  Must turn into your local VFW Post (You can search for your local post via this link: https://www.vfw.org/find-a-post )

You must write an essay and also record a reading of it to a CD or USB drive. Then you turn that into your local VFW post. You must use their form to sign up (you may print an application from here: CLICK HERE    For more Information  CLICK HERE

Jack Kent Cooke Scholarships - Eligible: 14 years old and up

College Scholarship Program Deadline:The 2020-2021 College Scholarship Program application will open on September 1, 2021 and close on November 18, 2021. Email scholarships@jkcf.org with questions.      Award Amount: $1,500  Eligible: The Cooke College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities.

Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational experience – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships they may receive. This highly competitive scholarship includes:

  • Up to $55,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school.

  • Ability to pursue any area of study.

  • Personal advising about selecting a college and navigating financial aid.

  • Multifaceted advising about how to transition to college and maximize the student experience.

  Click HERE to Apply

Undergraduate Transfer  Scholarship Deadline: The 2021-2022 Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship application will open on October 1, 2021 Award Amount: $2,000   Eligible: The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship is a highly selective scholarship for the nation’s top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degrees at four-year colleges or universities. Each Cooke Scholar has access to generous financial support for two to three years, college planning support, ongoing advising, and the opportunity to connect with the thriving community of fellow scholars.

Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational expenses – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees – for the final two to three years necessary to achieve a bachelor’s degree. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships they may receive. This highly competitive scholarship includes:

  • Up to $55,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school.

  • Ability to pursue any area of study.

  • Personal advising about selecting a college and navigating financial aid.

  • Multifaceted advising about how to transition to a four-year college and maximize the student experience.

 

  Click HERE to Apply

Monthly Scholarships

Courage to Grow Deadline:  Monthly Award Amount: $500 Eligible: 11th, 12th, and college students with at least a 2.5 GPA

Please explain in 250 words or less why you believe that you should be awarded this scholarship.Click HERE to Apply

Student Loan Hero Smart Money Giveaway  Deadline: Monthly Award Amount: $1,000  Eligible: High School and College Students

Student Loan Hero by LendingTree wants to help you take control of your finances! With $1,000, you can worry less about
college expenses and focus on your future. All eligible high school students, college students, student parents, and
others should apply below to win this monthly giveaway.

Click HERE to Apply

 

Helpful Websites

FASTWEB Click Here  -Fastweb allows you to search for scholarships. internships, and more.

 

UNIGO Click Here- UNIGO has multiple ways to search for scholarships and expore various colleges 

 

Learn To Become Click Here - Interactive guide that helps you learn about career paths associated with various careers and understand what it takes to get the career from picking the college/classes to climbing the company ladder.

ALUMNI- IT IS FAFSA  TIME!
If you received TSAA $$ you will want to complete it ASAP so you can get that same $$ this next year. It is first come, first serve based on when the FAFSA is completed!
Click Here to start your FAFSA. 

ALUMNI WITH STUDENT LOANS
Repayments will start after Jan. 31, 2022  
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