Hope Scholarship Requirements
Graduating Class of 2017
3.0 GPA in Science, Math, English, History and Foreign Language( with 2 consecutive classes in the same Foreign Language)
PLUS 4 Advanced or AP Courses
Zell Miller Scholarship Requirements
Graduating Class of 2017
3.7 GPA in Science, Math, English, History and Foreign Language( with 2 consecutive classes in the same Foreign Language)
PLUS A minimum score of 1,200 on the combined critical reading and math on the same SAT, or 26 on the composite scale of the ACT
PLUS 4 Advanced or AP Courses
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MONTHLY SCHOLARSHIP LINKS
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Category: General Scholarships
Students: The following document provides links to monthly scholarships. This document will be updated on a monthly basis. Please remember to check back frequently.
* Courage to Grow Scholarship, due end of each month
Must be a junior or senior in high school or college student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better.
*SunTrust Off to College Scholarship, due every 2 weeks
*A College Peas Scholarship http://www.collegepeas.com/scholarshipgreen/
Eligibility Requirements: High school seniors. Award: Up to $1000 per month.
Final Deadline: The last day of each month. http://sussle.org/scholarship
*Niche, due monthly (end of every month) For all seniors https://colleges.niche.com/scholarship/apply.aspx?utm_source=AdWords&utm_medium=GooglePPC&utm_campaign=GooglePPCNESScholarship&source=GooglePPCNESScholarship&reason=GooglePPCNES
*Varsity Tutors Scholarships, http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
*Berner Scholarship, this scholarship application will be provided to FRA seniors only. Please see Mrs. Carroll for an application. You will need a transcript and short essay to go along with this scholarship application.
*Autolist Scholarship, due September 1, 2017. Seniors, this is a $1,500 scholarship on a quarterly basis going forward indefinitely. In addition, students can apply on either a merit or a need basis for the award; in either case, the application consists of two essays and some additional questions.
*Apartment List Scholarship, due September 1, 2017. Offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values: 1. Bold While Pragmatic 2. Endlessly Helpful 3. Making an Impact 4. Driven by Data 5. Succeeding Together 6. Forever Learning.
*Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship, Due September 30, 2017
A) Be between the ages of 16 and 25 on March 30th, 2016 B) Submit answers to the essay questions, which can be found on the application page, prior to the March 30th, 2016.C) Have at least one full year of post-secondary studies remaining at the time of the award. (Current High School Students are also eligible.) D) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater
Read more about Eligibility: Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship by odenzascholarships.com
*SunTrust Off to College Scholarship, due every 2 weeks (Starts on Sept. 14)
*Don’t Text and Drive, due September 30, 2017.This is open to ALL high school students!
*Scholarship Points, due September 30, 2017 This is open to ALL high school students!
*“Hit the Books” Scholarship, Due September 30, 2017
*Internet Marketing Scholarship, due September 30, 2017. Those students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Programming or Communications may be extremely interested in this scholarship program. One does not require any expertise in this area Passion for internet marketing content creation is enough. https://bestreviewshunt.com/scholarship
*AmazeLaw Law Scholarship, due September 30, 2017. To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and create a piece of content between 500 – 1,000 words on the following question – “What types of legal penalties would you believe would effectively deter drivers from texting while driving?” https://amazelaw.com/scholarship/
* Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship, September 30, 2017. Montem Outdoor Gear understands the importance of learning and practicing healthy habits. We have created the Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship for high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits to receive a $1,500 award. https://montemlife.com/scholarship/
*Berner Scholarship, this scholarship application will be provided to FRA seniors only. Please see Mrs. Carroll for an application. You will need a transcript and short essay to go along with this scholarship application.
* Alcohol Addiction Awareness Scholarship, Due October 1, 2017. AlcoRehab.org, works towards raising awareness of the alcohol abuse and addiction issues and hoping to encourage as many people as possible to realize the potential consequences of their drinking habits. https://alcorehab.org/scholarship/
*AES Engineering Scholarship, due October 6, 2017. Open to all seniors. http://aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
*William C. "Bill" Baisley "Sumpin' Big" Scholarship, due October 16, 2017. This $1000 scholarship is offered to a student in need of financial assistance studying for an agricultural career at a college in Georgia. http://files.constantcontact.com/d2766818501/2a42cb9a-702a-4050-b0fb-89583871f656.pdf
*Atlas Shrugged Scholarship, due October 23, 2017
*The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in the fight against cancer and are officially candidates in 2017 Students of the Year Campaign! Your students deserve to have the same scholarship and leadership opportunity! Applications are due no later than one month from today on Friday, October 14th. Students can apply at .
*Coca Cola Scholars Scholarship, due October 31, 2017
Must be a senior, have a 3.0 GPA, and must be involved in school and community. This is a $20,000 scholarship. There are several scholarships available on the following website:
*Good360 Sustainability Scholarship, due October 31, 2017. If you are interested in sustainability and the environment, they want to hear your thoughts on what sustainability means to you.
*10 Words or Less, Due November 1, 2017 http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php
*Study Soup Future Innovator Scholarship, due November 1, 2017 and May 1,, 2018. Study Soup just recently announced a $2,000 Future Innovators Scholarship program for students. https://studysoup.com/scholarship
*Prudential Spirit of Community Award, due November 7, 2017. This award can get you a $1,000 or $5,000 scholarship if you send in the required materials, along with an essay describing your community service and leadership activity. Students in fifth through twelfth grades who have completed community service within the last year are eligible to apply.
*Whole Sale Halloween Costumes, due November 5, 2017- Pumpkin Carving Contest, along with other monthly scholarships.
*The Mercer University School of Engineering Scholarship - apply for our annual Scholarship Challenge at our Macon, Georgia campus on Saturday, November 11, 2017. We plan to award valuable scholarships this fall to high school seniors who are interested in Mercer’s engineering, industrial management and technical communications program. More information about Mercer Engineering and a link to the Scholarship Challenge event is available at engineering.mercer.edu. or http://engineering.mercer.edu/scholarship
*Jack Kent Cook Foundation Scholarship, Due November 14, 2017. Offers up to $40,000 per year for four years of undergraduate study at any accredited college or university. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation 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. Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, up to 40 students will become Jack Kent Cooke Scholars and have access to funding for up to four years for undergraduate studies. http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/
*The Berner Charitable and Scholarship Foundation, Due November 2017 (Date not indicated on application) This is a scholarship grant and loan totaling up to $5,000 per semester or $2,500 per quarter for up to $10,000 per academic year. Half is a scholarship and half is an interest free loan paid after college graduation. Please pick up application from Mrs. Carroll. Remember to include a 1-2 page essay detailing what you plan to major in while in college and what you hope to do with your degree upon graduation. This application will only be provided for FRA seniors.
*You Deserve Scholarship, due November 29, 2017.
*Unigo Education Matters Scholarship, due November 30, 2017.
This scholarship is all about education, and we want to know what you would say to someone who didn't think education mattered. Students 13 years and older are eligible to apply for this $5,000 scholarship.
*Wells Chiropractic Scholarship, due November 30, 2017. Applicants will be judged on their academic merits as well as the content of the application and essay they provide. Please include the following topic in your essay: An invention in the past 20 years that has changed lives the most. Applicant Requirements: High school senior with acceptance to an accredited school or an undergraduate student at an accredited institution within the United States. Applicants must have a minimum 3.2 GPA http://www.wellschiro.com/scholarship/
*Sally Mae Plan for College Sweepstakes, due November 30, 2017. To celebrate National Scholarship Month, you can enter the $5,000 Plan for College Sweepstakes when you register for Sallie Mae's free college planning tools, resources and calculators. Fast, easy and free!
*The Andrew Flusche Scholarship, due November 30, 2017
Open to all high school seniors. http://www.andrewflusche.com/scholarship/
*Autolist Scholarship, due December 1, 2017. Seniors, this is a $1,500 scholarship on a quarterly basis going forward indefinitely. In addition, students can apply on either a merit or a need basis for the award; in either case, the application consists of two essays and some additional questions. http://t.yesware.com/tt/f640853ff03277a532e6db8c45b5b65c4c7d6539/1a1a6bcf6eacedc2c363f191e9fcb98c/f364b57fa61bf86ba1d2c913f17c703c/www.autolist.com/used-car-to-dream-car-scholarship
* Rocky Mountain Education Dreams Scholarships, due December 1, 2017 https://lambergoodnow.com/denver/scholarships/
*Chegg Monthly Scholarship, due December 1, 2017 Answer a two minute question to enter for this scholarship. http://www.chegg.com/scholarships/chegg-1000-monthly-scholarship-november-2015?c_id=email&lob=admissions&type=email_prm&cpname=HS_CounselorNewsletter_E_151112_NonUser&date=20151112&cvosrc=email-ret.adobe.HS_CounselorNewsletter_E_151112_NonUser-20151112&utm_source=Adobe&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=HS_CounselorNewsletter_E_151112_NonUser
*Varsity Tutors Scholarship, Due December 5, 2017. Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
* Lawsuit Legal Scholarship, due December 5, 2017. Annual sponsorship award of $1,000 for U.S. high school seniors seeking a degree in an accredited four year university. The program will be awarded for the first time in 2016, and will continue annually to provide opportunity and support in the form of financial awards to students working to build skills and advance their education for use in service of their communities.https://www.lawsuitlegal.com/giving-back/scholarship.php
*Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships, due December 5, 2017. Recognize and reward students (ages 5- 25) who have made a significant impact in the fight against hunger. The scholarship recipients each receive $5,000 for their education as well as a matching grant in their name for the hunger-related charity of their choice. http://www.sodexofoundation.org/hunger_us/scholarships/scholarships.asp
*BusinessPlans Today’s Annual Scholarship, due December 5, 2017 https://resources.businessplantoday.com/bpt-annual-scholarship/
*2017 Scholarship Point Awards, due December 8, 2017. https://www.scholarshippoints.com/win5/?st=2361&aff_sub=&aff_sub2=&transaction_id=102895b0adc2e265fdca6986c8ee3b&utm_source=&utm_medium=Affiliate&utm_campaign=ScholarshipPoints%2B%2410%2C000%2BScholarship%2B%28CPA%29&
*Burger King, General Track Scholarship, due Dec. 15, 2017. Must be a high school senior and have at least a 2.5 GPA. You or your parent does not need to be employed by Burger King for this scholarship.https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/information.php
*AXA Achievement Scholarship, due December 15. The 2018 program will be accepting applications from September 5, 2017 until 10,000 applications are submitted or December 15, 2017, whichever comes first. Your application MUST be one of the first 10,000 submitted electronically by the deadline date. Apply early! https://www.scholarsapply.org/axa-achievement/
*The HotelsCheap Scholarship, due before December 15, 2017. ttp://www.hotelscheap.org/scholarship
*Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship, due December 15, 2017. The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student athletes who demonstrate excellence in school, on their sports teams, and in their communities. Applicants must be involved in high school, intramural or community-based sports and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/
* The 2018 Boston Personal Injury Scholarship, due December 15, 2017. You must write an essay that is between 700 and 2500 words on the following subject: Any personal injury or accident you or your loved one has experienced, and your suggestions or lessons on how to avoid or prevent such incidents, or methods and solutions to decrease the chances that such an incident will occur in the future. https://www.swartzlaw.com/personal-injury.html#Scholarship
*Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program, due December 15, 2017. The top prize winner will receive $5,000 and second through fifth place will receive $1,000 each. All awards are offered annually and are non-renewable. https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/all/foreclosurecom-scholarship-program/1002927?utm_source=Unigo+Members&utm_campaign=a8d507a9fc-EMAIL_alert_2017_11_27_counselor&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7902ca422c-a8d507a9fc-179057589&mc_cid=a8d507a9fc&mc_eid=080b1c7384
*The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship, due December 15, 2018. $1,000 annually, non-renewable. https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/all/the-lead-roster-b2b-sales--marketing-scholarship/1006764?utm_source=Unigo+Members&utm_campaign=a8d507a9fc-EMAIL_alert_2017_11_27_counselor&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7902ca422c-a8d507a9fc-179057589&mc_cid=a8d507a9fc&mc_eid=080b1c7384
*Cross Lites Scholarship, due December 31, 2017. There are no minimum GPA or test score requirements in order to qualify for the scholarship contest. Any student that is currently enrolled in a high school, college, or graduate school may apply. http://www.crosslites.com/rules-and-regulations/
*Global English Editing Scholarship, due December 31, 2017. https://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/
*DietSpotLight, due December 31, 2017. http://www.dietspotlight.com/scholarship/
*Better America Scholarship, due December 31, 2017. https://geediting.com/about/scholarship-program/
*AdvertiseMint Scholarship, Due December 31, 2017. AdvertiseMint is very excited to let you know that they are offering a $2,500 scholarship to Flint River Academy for creative students that show entrepreneurial characteristics. https://www.advertisemint.com/scholarship/
*Airforce Academy Scholarships, due December 31, 2017. Junior year is when the application process to the United States Air Force Academy truly begins. Students will start by filling out the Pre-Candidate Questionnaire, which becomes available online March 1 every year and starts the application process. When a student is ready to begin the application, they can visit the Pre-Candidate Questionnaire online. Between March 1 of their junior year and December 31 of their senior year, they must also request nominations from their state’s congressional representative(s) or other designated nominators. http://www.academyadmissions.com/
*The Versitas Education Scholarship, due December 31, 2017. Must have a minimum 2.7 GPA and plan to major in Business Administration, Human Resources, MBA, Business, or Adult Education. Must write an essay on the following topic in 400 words or less: “You’ve accepted an internship for a medium sized company. Your division’s group of 10 employees have varying degrees of business software knowledge which leads to inefficiencies. How would you convince your manager to get software training for your team?” http://versitas.com/company/scholarship/
*ACT Student Champion Award, due December 31, 2017. A student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions. Students must have a composite ACT score of a 22 on a single test date or a 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale. Preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students. A student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions. www.act.org/readinesschampions
*Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award, due December 31, 2017. Throughout the year, 40 eligible students and parents will be randomly selected to win a $2,500 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses. https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/
*GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program, due January 4, 2018. Awards scholarships to seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan at school, in the community, in the workplace, and at home. Winners will receive a $10,000 renewable scholarship. https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/
* SeniorAdvice.com Senior Caregiver Scholarship, due January 15, 2018. Offering a $1000 scholarship to an eligible student who has been a caregiver for an adult relative. https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-caregiver-scholarship-spring-2018
* SeniorAdvice.com Senior Volunteer Scholarship, due January 15 2018. Also offering a $1000 scholarship to an eligible student who has served as a volunteer in a senior living community within the past year. https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-volunteer-scholarship-spring-2018
*AmazeLaw Law Scholarship, due January 15, 2018. To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and create a piece of content between 500 – 1,000 words on the following question – “What types of legal penalties would you believe would effectively deter drivers from texting while driving?” https://amazelaw.com/scholarship/
*Internet Marketing Scholarship, due January 15, 2018. Those students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Programming or Communications may be extremely interested in this scholarship program. One does not require any expertise in this area Passion for internet marketing content creation is enough. https://bestreviewshunt.com/scholarship
*National Honor Society Scholarship, due January 30, 2018. The program is open to all senior members in good standing—meaning you’re maintaining the required GPA for NHS membership, doing your service hours, etc. https://www.nhs.us/advisers/the-nhs-scholarship?SSO=true
*Redfin scholarship, due January 31, 2018. The $2,500 biannual scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students. https://www.redfin.com/resources/scholarship
*“Hit the Books” Scholarship, Due January 31, 2018. http://www.coffeeforless.com/scholarship
*Diverse Power Foundation Scholarship, due before February 1, 2018. Applicant must live in Diverse Power area. http://www.dpfi.org/scholarships/
*University of North Georgia Military Scholarship, due February 1, 2018. The state of Georgia offers 42 scholarships per year to Georgia high school seniors who attend the University of North Georgia and commission as officers in the Georgia Army National Guard after graduating with bachelor's degrees. The scholarship pays for your room, meals, tuition, books, uniforms, and fees. In addition, you receive National Guard weekend drill pay, GI Bill, pay for attending Army basic and advanced training, and Army ROTC contract pay (beginning of sophomore or junior year, if offered a contract to commission as a lieutenant). You may also be eligible for an enlistment bonus and monthly GI Bill kicker.
*National Honor Society Scholarship, due before February 1, 2018. Senior members, please see Mrs. Carrol for list of procedures and application.
*Walter Harrison Scholarship for households receiving electric service from Southern Rivers Energy, due February 2, 2018. Southernriversenergy.com
*Meriwether County Farm and Bureau Scholarship, due February 3, 2018. Please see listen for announcements or Mrs. Carroll for the application. This is for students planning to major in agriculture or veterinary medicine.
*ExploraVision Awards, due February 8, 2018. Students must submit a science project. See rules for additional information. Students in lower grades may submit projects completed with teams. https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9625/expolravision_awards_scholarship.php http://www.exploravision.org/rules-requirements
*We the Students Scholarship Contest, due February 5, 2018. Students between the ages of 14 and 19 are eligible to apply for this $500, $1,250, or $5,000 scholarship by submitting an essay of no more than 800 words about how American's rights have been compromised in the name of national security. https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/all/we_the_students_scholarship_contest/1003803
*Southern Rivers Energy- Walter Harrison Scholarship, due before February 2, 2018. Student must reside in household of SRE member. http://www.southernriversenergy.com/content/scholarships-0
* DAR Good Citizen Scholarship Contest, due before February 10, 2018. http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/dar-related
*DAR Scholarships, due February 10, 2018. The Richard and Elizabeth Dean Scholarship awards two scholarships in the preferred amount of $5,000 each year for up to four consecutive years to graduating high school students. http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/general-info
*The Davidson Fellows Scholarship, due February 14, 2018. Awards $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 scholarships to extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a significant piece of work. Application categories are Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Literature, Music, Philosophy and Outside the Box. Davidson Fellows are honored every year in Washington, D.C. with Congressional meetings and a special reception. http://www.davidsongifted.org/fellows/
*Buick Achievers Scholarship Program, due February 1, 2018 If you have the passion to succeed – especially in fields of study related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) – the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program is looking for you. This year, we will award 50 renewable scholarships of up to $25,000 per year. http://buickachievers.com/
*Autolist Scholarship, due March 1, 2018. Seniors, this is a $1,500 scholarship on a quarterly basis going forward indefinitely. In addition, students can apply on either a merit or a need basis for the award; in either case, the application consists of two essays and some additional questions. http://t.yesware.com/tt/f640853ff03277a532e6db8c45b5b65c4c7d6539/1a1a6bcf6eacedc2c363f191e9fcb98c/f364b57fa61bf86ba1d2c913f17c703c/www.autolist.com/used-car-to-dream-car-scholarship
*Apartment List Scholarship, due March 1, 2018. Offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values: 1. Bold While Pragmatic 2. Endlessly Helpful 3. Making an Impact 4. Driven by Data 5. Succeeding Together 6. Forever Learning. https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship
*Georgia Business Aviation Association & Foundation, due March 1, 2018. Eligibility: For students pursuing an education as a professional pilot or in aviation fields of study such as Engineering, Maintenance, Management, and Operations. http://gbaa.org/scholarships/
*Apartment List Scholarship, due March 1, 2018. Offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values: 1.Bold While Pragmatic 2.Endlessly Helpful 3.Making an Impact 4.Driven by Data 5.Succeeding Together 6.Forever Learning. https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship
*Southern Rivers Energy Trust Scholarship, due March 2, 2018. Applicants primary residence must be within one of the counties served by Southern Rivers Energy. Southernriversenergy.com
*2018 GA Farm Bureau Scholarship for Agriculture, due March 2, 2018. The purpose of the GFB Foundation for Agriculture Scholarship for Agriculture is to assist outstanding students who plan to pursue a career focusing on agriculture and who exhibit leadership skills for active involvement in the agriculture sector. The Foundation will award five scholarships of $3,000 each and seven scholarships of $1,500 each. http://www.gfbfoundation.org/aitc_scholarships.html
*2018 Technical College Scholarship for Agriculture, due March 2, 2018. The purpose of the GFB Foundation for Agriculture Technical College Scholarship for Agriculture is to assist outstanding students who plan to pursue a career focusing on agriculture from a technical school or program. The Foundation will award five scholarships of $1,000 each. To be eligible, applicant must: be a Georgia resident; be majoring in an area of agriculture or agriculturally related field of study; must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a Georgia accredited technical college during the 2018-2019 academic year; and have a minimum 2.8 GPA. http://www.gfbfoundation.org/aitc_scholarships.html
*Riehl Science Scholarship Fund, due March 15, 2018. Applicants must be seeking a Bachelor’s Degree of Science with a major in chemistry, biology, physics, or geology, and must maintain one of the major fields of study in college to remain eligible. Applicant must live in one of the following counties: Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Butts, Coffee, Crawford, Dodge, Houston, Jasper, Jones, Lamar, Laurens, Monroe, Peach, Pulaski, Putnam, Spalding, Taylor, Twiggs, Upson, and Wilkinson counties.https://cfcga.org/scholarship/riehl-science-scholarship-fund/
*Facing Acne, applications are due by March 31, 2018, and the winner of the $2,000 scholarship will be notified in April of 2017. For more details about how to apply, please see our website:
*Internet Marketing Scholarship, due November 30, 2018. Those students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Programming or Communications may be extremely interested in this scholarship program. One does not require any expertise in this area Passion for internet marketing content creation is enough. https://bestreviewshunt.com/scholarship
*Dr. Felix Scholarship, due March 31, 2018. US students from any discipline can apply for the $1000 scholarship to help with their students. All you have to do is fill in the application form, write a 500 word essay on one of the subjects listed below and tell us how the scholarship would help you. https://www.drfelix.co.uk/drfelix-scholarship/
*Internet Marketing Scholarship, due March 31, 2018. Those students who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Programming or Communications may be extremely interested in this scholarship program. One does not require any expertise in this area Passion for internet marketing content creation is enough. https://bestreviewshunt.com/scholarship
* Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship, March 31, 2018. Montem Outdoor Gear understands the importance of learning and practicing healthy habits. We have created the Montem Health and Wellness Scholarship for high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits to receive a $1,500 award. https://montemlife.com/scholarship/
*WifeKnows Annual Scholarship, due March 31, 2018. Essay scholarship for female students. http://www.wifeknows.com/scholarship/
*AmazeLaw Law Scholarship, due March 31, 2018. To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and create a piece of content between 500 – 1,000 words on the following question – “What types of legal penalties would you believe would effectively deter drivers from texting while driving?” https://amazelaw.com/scholarship/
*Constitutional Officers Association of Georgia Scholarship, due March 31, 2018. You must be seeking an undergraduate degree in a field related to government/law enforcement, political science, accounting/finance or business, pre-law. Please see Mrs. Carroll for an application or visit www.coag.info
* Dixie Baseball Scholarship, due before April 1, 2018. For seniors who have participated in a franchised Dixie Boys Baseball, INC program. Please pick up application from Mrs. Carroll.
* The Frank and Betty Gooden Estes Scholarship Plan Application, Due APRIL 2018
Do not submit an application unless you have been a legal resident of Meriwether County for at least three continuous years immediately prior to applying for the scholarship, and either already have graduated, or are on schedule for graduation within the next six months, from a Meriwether County private/public high school. Please pick up guidelines and application from Mrs. Carroll
*Student Insights Student-View Scholarship Program, due April 22, 2018. How do you apply: Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. The scholarship winner will be announced in May.
*Just Jobs.com Scholarship, due April 30, 2018 ***Make sure your college is on this scholarships “registered” list. Kennesaw State, Armstrong Atlantic State, GA Tech, SPSU, and Valdosta State are all on the list! http://academy.justjobs.com/scholarships/
*Diets in Review.com Scholarship Program, due April 30, 2018. American society has more obese people each year. We would love to stimulate a new generation of students to start learning how to solve this problem and prevent it in the future. For students 14 years old and up. http://www.dietsinreview.com/scholarship/
*IAPMO Scholarship, due May 1, 2018. http://www.iapmo.org/Pages/EssayContest.aspx
*Study Soup Future Innovator Scholarship, due November 1, 2017 and May 1, 2018. Study Soup just recently announced a $2,000 Future Innovators Scholarship program for students. https://studysoup.com/scholarship
*Atlas Shrugged Scholarship, due May 15, 2018
*MCO Scholarship, due May 15, 2018. http://www.missioncreekortho.com/orthodontists.php
*B. Davis Scholarship, Due May 22, 2018 *Available for juniors and seniors. http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
*Wells Chiropractic Scholarship, due May 31, 2018. Applicants will be judged on their academic merits as well as the content of the application and essay they provide. Please include the following topic in your essay: An invention in the past 20 years that has changed lives the most. Applicant Requirements: High school senior with acceptance to an accredited school or an undergraduate student at an accredited institution within the United States. Applicants must have a minimum 3.2 GPA http://www.wellschiro.com/scholarship/
*Cottage Inn Scholarship, due May 31, 2018. http://www.cottageinn.com/cottage-inn-scholarship/
*Addiction Resource Scholarship, Due May 31, 2018. We award $3,000 in scholarships each year to students who share their vision on how to end substance abuse and addiction. The winning applicants will be determined based on the essay content, style and originality. https://addictionresource.com/scholarship/
*Anna Hefrey Scholarship Fund, due May 31, 2018. An opportunity for students who are currently enrolled or are applying to undergraduate and graduate schools. The award is $6,000 in scholarships for three winning applicants. Applicant must submit 1500 - 2500 words essay discussing tobacco reduction policy based on the questions listed on our website. http://www.churnmag.com/#Scholarship
*Autolist Scholarship, due June 1, 2018. Seniors, this is a $1,500 scholarship on a quarterly basis going forward indefinitely. In addition, students can apply on either a merit or a need basis for the award; in either case, the application consists of two essays and some additional questions. http://t.yesware.com/tt/f640853ff03277a532e6db8c45b5b65c4c7d6539/1a1a6bcf6eacedc2c363f191e9fcb98c/f364b57fa61bf86ba1d2c913f17c703c/www.autolist.com/used-car-to-dream-car-scholarship
*Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship, due before June, 14 2018 (Juniors and seniors can apply) http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
*Big Sun Athletics Scholarship is open to all athletes, due June 19, 2018. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official. http://www.bigsunathletics.com/
*Redfin scholarship, due July 31, 2018. The $2,500 biannual scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students. https://www.redfin.com/resources/scholarship
*The HotelsCheap Scholarship, due before August 15, 2018. http://www.hotelscheap.org/scholarship
College and University Website Scholarship Links
(Email Mrs. Carroll if you do not see your college of choice. It can be added to the list)
Category: College and University Website Scholarship Links (Email Mrs. Carroll if you do not see your college of choice. It can be added to the list)
Armstrong State University
US Army/ ROCT Scholarships
Columbus State University
Georgia College (Milledgeville)
Georgia College and State University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Regents University
Georgia Southern University
Georgia State University
Jacksonville State University
Kennesaw State University Scholarships
Mississippi State University
University of North Georgia
University of Georgia
University of West Georgia
Valdosta State University
West Georgia Technical College
Young Harris College
Scholarships by Major
(Please note that most of these should be completed and submitted by April)
Dr. Francis Anthony Beneventi Medical Scholarship A preferred amount $5,000 scholarship awarded to one student either attending or planning to attend an approved, accredited medical school, college, or university. The applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.25. This scholarship is not automatically renewable; however, recipients may reapply for consideration each year for up to four consecutive years, pending receipt of proof of continued enrollment (no pre–med, veterinarian, or physician assistant), and after the first semester, an annual transcript review indicating a minimum GPA of 3.25.
The Lucinda Beneventi Findley History Scholarship Due before February 10, 2016. A one-time $2,000 scholarship awarded to two graduating high school seniors that have demonstrated advance interest in history and are planning to major in or pursue the study of history in a full-time accredited college or university in the United States. The applicant must have a GPA of 3.25.
Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger Due before February 10, 2016. The Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger American History Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school students who will pursue an undergraduate degree with a concentrated study of a minimum of 24 credit hours in American History and American Government.
Mercer University November 14, 2015 @ Macon Campus. This is an annual scholarship challenge for seniors interested in Mercer University’s engineering, industrial management and technical communications program.
Ashrae- Pre-engineering Engineering, HVAC&R Majors: due May 1. Four $3,000 scholarships available annually to college freshmen enrolled full-time in an undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering or engineering technology program leading to a bachelor degree in a course of study that traditionally has been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession. Applicants must be high school seniors who have been accepted into a pre-engineering, engineering, or engineering technology program at a post-secondary educational institution that meets at least one of the following criteria:
• The institution hosts a recognized ASHRAE Student Branch
• The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) or the Partnership for Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA) in the USA
• The program is accredited by an equivalent agency outside the USA that is part of The Washington or Sydney Accord or has a signed Memorandum of Understanding with ABET.
Be sure to click on high school senior scholarships
American Ground Water Trust Due June 1st. Several scholarships exist for those interested in a career in the field of ground water. Please review the eligibility requirements, print out and complete the application form, and mail it to the address listed in the instructions.
Nuclear Engineering/STEM Due April 1. Site offers several applications for students majoring in Nuclear Technology, Math, Engineering,and/or Science (STEM). All applications are due APRIL 1st.
FFA - Agriculture Scholarships Link provided will take you to a page that contains numerous agricultural scholarships
CHS Foundation Scholarships Due April 1, 2016 (Pursuing a STEM field of study with interest in agriculture)
A Place for Mom: Scholarship Due April 2016. For those who intend to use their degrees to work with the senior/ elderly populations.
AICPA- Accounting Majors http://www.aicpa.org/BecomeACPA/Scholarships/Pages/default.aspx
Accounting or Business Majors http://www.afwa.org/foundation/scholarships/#.VL-63U0tGUk
Journalism Due March 15
Liberal Arts and General Studies Due April 1, 2016
Architecture and Design Scholarship Due April 1st
Computer Science and Computer Engineering Scholarship Due April 1st
Law, Criminal Justice, or Law Enforcement majors- My Alarm Center Scholarship Due July 1, 2016
ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Due December 31, 2015. Students enrolled in Nursing school, Medical school, Pharmacy school, Dental school, Respiratory therapy program, Paramedic program, Emergency medical technicia
GreenPal Scholarship Opens August 1, due Jan. 2016 ***For Business majors
AAC’s Behavioral Health Scholarship Due May 31, 2015 (Check back for 2016 scholarship dates). Mental health, Psychology, Counseling, Nursing majors
AAE Scholarship Due May 1, 2016. Energy Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Majors