Hello Graduating Senior!
Are you ready to begin applying for scholarships? The time is now! Go to the school district’s website and begin looking over the hundreds of opportunities for you to apply. Make sure to look at deadline dates! If you need help, please reach out. I am available for you in this process. Some important dates to remember:
I AM AVAILABLE by appointment on these days:
HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIPS: DUE October 25th
106 scholarships at $25,000 each flyer here
As one of the nation’s largest college financial aid programs in the country, the Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. The scholarships are funded by Horatio Alger Members who, like the Scholars, have experienced challenges but ultimately overcame them to become successful business and civic leaders.Recipients must attend the National Scholars Conference to receive the award.
To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger National Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
The application will be available August 1 – October 25.
Western Association for College Admission Counseling presents Two Large College FAIRS! Tons of colleges and universities will have booths with Admissions Reps to speak with. There will be tons of handouts for you! Register here for free!
WACAC Fall College Fair--UNR, Reno— see colleges attending list
Sunday November 18, 2018 University of Nevada, in their Student Union 12pm to 4pm
WACAC Spring College Fair--Sacramento State—
Sunday, April 28, 2019 11am-1pm
John M Pichitino Memorial Big Pal Scholarship--Students from any high school in the NUJHSD that has been a Big Pal in their Junior year. They may continue on in their Senior year, but not required ..although would be a plus for students applying. Only graduating Senior can apply. Must write 500 word essay on their experience as a Big Pal, what they learned from the experience and how it might help them in the future. Students may attend any post secondary education. (Community College, trade/vocational school, 4 year college). Open to any major. Financial need not a consideration. GPA of at least 3.0 MUST FILL OUT DISTRICT APP and INCLUDE ESSAY for consideration.
COCA COLA SCHOLARS PROGRAM--DUE OCT 31, 2018
Applicants must be current high school senior who will graduate 2018-19 school year. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports more than 1,400 exceptional college students each year, with annual scholarships of $3.55 million awarded through 3 nationally recognized programs.
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. The application is open! Students who will be graduating in the 2018-2019 academic school year may apply here through Wednesday, October 31, 2018
NEW: JACK KENTE COOK SCHOLARSHIP - DUE NOVEMBER 20, 2018
Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2019 competition. Male and female students compete separately. Ranging from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year, Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university.
Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships available to children and grandchildren of Elks members. Eligibility requirements are outlined below. The Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2019 contest. The 2019 contest opened on September 1, 2018. The deadline for applications is February 1, 2019
BOSTON UNIVERSITY TRUSTEE SCHOLARSHIP DUE DECEMBER 1, 2018
44nd annual Boston University Trustee Scholarship Competition. For more than four decades, the Boston University Trustee Scholars Program has attracted students with outstanding academic ability from around the world.
Trustee Scholars rank at the top of their classes and demonstrate exceptional leadership in their schools and communities. Scholarship recipients are selected by a faculty committee from a competitive pool of applicants after rigorous review. The Trustee Scholarship covers full undergraduate tuition plus orientation and mandatory undergraduate student fees for four years. To be considered, students must submit their application for admission with the two Trustee Scholarship essays by December 1, 2018. Questions: 617-353-2300 or email@example.com.
The Imagine America Foundation is a nonprofit organization striving to help students find the school, the program, and the career path that’s right for them. For more than 35 years, our mission has been to provide resources that help students in all phases of their journey.
We provide award-winning scholarship and award programs, information on trade schools (both online and in your area), and helpful tips for navigating life as a postsecondary student—whether deciding where to live, how to budget, or where to apply for jobs. Have questions or want to learn more? Visit our website at imagine-america.org or contact Lee Doubleday (571.267.3015 or firstname.lastname@example.org) today! Here is a flyer to read!