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Prudential Spirit of community Awards Program

The Prudential Spirit of Community Award honors students who have made a difference through volunteer service. Submit your application to be considered for the  President's Volunteer Service Award.

http://spirit.prudential.com

Burger King Scholarship
http://bkmclamorefoundation.org/

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
http://www.reaganfoundation.org/SCHOLARS-PROGRAM.aspx

AETA Debbie Rice Memorial Scholarship

$10,000 scholarship for graduating seniors with a record of volunteerism who plan to pursue a degree in IT or related field

https://www.chegg.com/schools

Smith Scholarship Foundation

Designed for students who have succeeded despite personal and economic challenges. Awarded up to $15,000 per year for 4 years. Students must have demonstrated volunteer work or assistance to family. 

http://www.smithscholarships.com/

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

50 Scholarships of up to $25,000 per year for students who plan to major in a course of study focused on engineering, technology or design, with an interest in the automotive industry. 

http://www.buickachievers.com

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award

100 scholarships awarded to Young Entrepreneurs ranging from $2000 to $25,000. 

http://www.NFIB.com/YEA

Linly Heflin Scholarship Committee

Grants four-year scholarships in the amount of $4000 per year to Alabama women who have economic need and sound academic records.

http://www.linlyheflin.org

UNCF STEM Scholars Program

For talented African American students who aspire to careers in a STEM field. 

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/3c41df47-d142-4e21-8d79-e10bd880a347

Student Ambassadors ASF Foundation
http://www.ASFFOUNDATION.NET/ABOUT/STUDENTAMBASSADORS

Alabama School Public Relations Association Scholarship

For high school juniors or seniors at Alabama public schools who plan to pursue a public relations major, communication major or emphasis track at a university or college within the state of Alabama. 

http://www.alspra.org/

College Counts Scholarship
http://www.collegecountsalabama.com

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship

The scholarship doesn't require a high GPA, but focuses on students who are leaders and volunteers in their community and who demonstrate financial need.

  • Applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Be a graduating High School Senior
  • Have a cumulative GPA between 2.5 and 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Plan to enroll at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university, or vocational-technical school and start the fall after high school graduation.
  • Be a U.S. citizen

 

https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/statefarmgoodneighborscholarship/

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest

Involves writing an essay of 500 words or less about an African-American who has inspired you. For more details, visit the website.

http://info.regions.com/regions/16/bhm/?ProspectID=E14418E6A94449828EF6E27DA87AF0FA&utm_campaign=Regions+Vanity+URLs+2015&utm_source=REGIONS_OF&utm_medium=Direct+Marketing%3ADIRECT_MARKETING_BLACK_HISTORY_MONTH_2015&utm_content=Black+History+Month+Landing+Page

Student Insights

Complete a 15-20 minute survey to be entered in a drawing for $11,000 worth of scholarships.

http://www.student-view.com

Varsity Brands School Spirit Awards

Honors individuals, groups and schools who show exceptional school spirit. Scholarship awards up to $1,500.

 

http://www.varsity.com/publications/Varsity-Brands-School-Spirit-Awards.html#6

Alfa Foundation Scholarship Program

Open to Alabama Farmers Federation members. 100 $1000 scholarships awarded.

 

https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/alfa/

Alabama Home Builders Foundation scholarship

The Alabama Home Builders Foundation awards scholarships to deserving students who are interested in pursuing an education in the residential building trades in the state of Alabama.

https://ahbfoundation.org/index.php/scholarships/

Scholarships - Local
Lake Mitchell HOBO Scholarship Program

2 - $2000 scholarships awarded to high school seniors from Coosa or Chilton County. 

http://www.lakemitchellhobo.org/scholarships.html

Jeff State Scholarships

These scholarships are specific to Jeff State. 

http://www.jeffersonstate.edu/financial/financial-aid/scholarships/

Jack and Rita Jones Scholarship Fund

This local scholarship is provided with funds from the Rita Jones Scholarship Trust of the Alabama-West Flordia United Methodist Foundation.The scholarship is "to assist students meeting the requirements stated in the scholarship and who would otherwise not be financially able to attend college. It is not designed for students eligible for the Pell Grant. We are seeking the student that might fall through the cracks and without our help could not attend college." For more information, or for an application, stop by your guidance counselor's office. 

bljohns@bellsouth.net

Alabama Conservation District Employees Association

Six $500 scholarships for U.S. Citizen, High School Seniors, living in the state of Alabama who plan to enter college the summer of fall after high school graduation. For information about this scholarship, ask your guidance counselor for an application.

 

Visit your guidance Counselor

Scholarship - Sites & Search engines
Scholarships.com

Site that allows students to personalize scholarship searches.

https://www.scholarships.com/

Unigo Scholarship Search

College and scholarship search site.

https://www.unigo.com/

Fastweb College Scholarships

Online resource for helping students locate scholarships and pay for school

http://www.fastweb.com/

Big Future by College Board

Search site for finding colleges, exploring careers & paying for college

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/

Chegg

College locator

https://www.chegg.com/schools

Sallie Mae Scholarships for college
https://www.salliemae.com/plan-for-college/scholarships/

Enrichment Opportunities for Juniors
UA Rural Health Scholars Program

The Rural Health Scholars Program selects 25 11th graders to participate in a 5 week summer program at the University of Alabama. Participants take 2 college courses (Chemistry & Creative Writing), live on campus, particiapate in seminars and field trips and earn college credit.

 

https://cchs.ua.edu/rhs/

HOBY

Summer Leadership Academy focused on service and social change. At Loyola University Chicago's Lake Shore Campus. 

http://www.hoby.org/programs/advanced-leadership-academy

Foreign Service Language Academy

Located at the University of North Georgia, this 3-week program teaches students "a solid understanding of the fundamentals of your language of study, a grasp of general cultural norms, and a jump-start in preparing for college level foreign language or international foreign affairs education". Sophmores, juniors and rising seniors may study Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Korean, German, Japenese, Cherokee or Portuguese language.

http://ung.edu/global-engagement/fsla/index.php

Walsh Academy of Leadership

The Walsh Academy of Leadership is a summer camp experience sponsored by the Youth Leadership Development Program. Held June 23rd-25th at the University of Montevallo and at American Village, the Academy is a leadership experience for rising juniors and seniors.

 

http://form.jotform.us/form/41765544615156

Homewood public library ACT practice test
http://www.homewoodpubliclibrary.org/teens/teen-calendar/#event|act-practice-test-4|3579

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