Scholarships

  • Scholarships 

    2018-2019

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     *DELTA KAPPA BETA GAMMA SCHOLARSHIP

     

    Each year the Beta Gamma Chapter, an international honorary society for women educators, presents two $400 recruitment grants to two senior girls in the school districts we represent.  The school districts Beta Gamma represent are: Letchworth, Perry, Pioneer, Warsaw and Wyoming. This year Perry and Pioneer will be receiving the recruitment grants.

    The award is based upon the following:

    1. Genuine interest in teaching or a related field

    2. Financial need

    3. Scholastic ability

    Stop into the Counseling Center for an Application.

    Deadline: March 1, 2019

     

     

    *Big Sun Scholarship  $500.00


    The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.

      

    The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..

    Deadline  June 19, 2019 

    Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

     

     

    *ZUMPER APARTEMNTS SCHOLARSHIP:

    We get it, college is expensive. Here at Zumper, we want to help you out with a $1,000 scholarship to put toward tuition, books, or whatever else you need to get you through school.

    We're looking for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. Maybe you started a club that raised $10,000 for charity, or championed recycling and sustainable practices across campus. Whatever it is, we’d love to hear about it!

    Deadline: April 1, 2019

    Visit https://www.zumper.com/scholarship for more information.

     

     

    *BRANDEN w. MERRICK Memorial Scholarship:

    This scholarship is given by the family and friends of Branden to honor his memory.  Branden was kind, caring, fun to be around and loved to laugh;  he was harworkiing and deeply devoted to his family, friends and his community.  Branden was a Livingston County Sheriff's Department Deputy, a role he was extremely proud of, and suited him well.  This scholarship will be awarded annually in the amount of $500 to a Livingston County Senior pursing a career in the law enforcement sector, or who has a parent who is employed in the area of law enforcement in Livingston County.

    Stop into the Counseling Center for an application.

    Deadline: May 10, 2019

     

    *DESIGN A BETTER FUTURE HonorsGradU Scholarship

    FIVE $10,000 Awards from Honors Graduation

    Design and work on a community improvement project. 

    Deadline: April 28, 2019

    Visit http://honorsgradu.com for more details

     

    *Unigo

    With a thriving community of over 1.6 million members, Unigo is the premier network for current and future college students to get to where they’re going. Unigo provides cutting-edge tools, compelling content, and essential information, empowering students to make the best decisions about their college experience.

    Visit https://www.unigo.com/ for more information.

     

    *Character Excellence Scholarship 2018- Harvest Time Partners, in collaboration with the character Council of Western New York, is pleased to offer $1,000 cash scholarships to high school seniors who exemplify character in their daily lives and who will be attending a college or trade school post graduation. 

    Visit www.charactercouncilwny.org/scholarship  Deadline is February 1, 2019

     

     

    Below are a list of sites to visit for other scholarship opportunities:

             www.collegexpress.com

             www.imagine-america.org

              

     

    The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

    Are you a middle level or high school student making a difference through volunteering? Apply today for national recognition, monetary awards and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C.!

    The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards honors students in grades 5-12 for making meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service.

    Applications are now open for 2019 awards. Here's how it works:

    • By November 6, 2018, students must submit their completed applications, and signed student/parent agreements, to a certifier. (Certifiers can be school principals or the head of a county 4-H organization, Girl Scout council, American Red Cross chapter, YMCA or affiliate of Points of Light's HandsOn Network.)
    • By November 16, 2018, certifiers select and certify top applicants for state-level judging.
    • On February 5, 2019, The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards announces state-level winners for 2019.

    Application at spirit.prudential.com

     

    The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place. 

    ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, and state-level recognition. 

    Class of 2019 who have taken the ACT who fit the following criteria: 

    • High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions 
    • At a minimum students must have a composite ACT score of 22 on a single test date OR a Gold ACT® WorkKeys® National Career Readiness Certificate® 

    Applications can be found www.act.org/readinesschampions.

    Due October 31, 2018, and champions will be notified on or before January 31, 2019.  

     

    The Hagan Scholarship

    The Hagan Scholarship is a nationwide need-based merit scholarship, designed to provide each recipient with the opportunity to graduate college debt free.

    1. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
    2. Must attend an Eligible Public High School.
    3. Must be a student in the 2019 high school graduating class.
    4. Must have achieved a high school CGPA of 3.50 or higher.
    5. Must have scored 23 or higher on the ACT (Composite Score) or 1,200 on the SAT.
    6. Must enroll at an eligible four-year college the first semester following high school graduation.
    7. Must work 240 hours in the twelve months prior to the start of college; from August 2018 to August 2019.
    8. Must complete the FAFSA in 2018 using 2017 tax return information; the EFC must not exceed $6,500.
    9. Must apply for eligible Federal and State grants.
    10. Must not have been convicted of a felony.

    The intended recipient of a Hagan Scholarship is a high achieving self-motivated student in need of financial assistance in order to attend college.

    If you meet the eligibility requirements, I encourage you to apply for a scholarship at www.hsfmo.org

    Deadline is November 15, 2018

     

     

     

    *The Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program If integrity, determination, and courage dexcribe you - you have what it takes to be a Hoatio Alger Scholar.  Our scholarships reward students who possess the character to succed in life.  We help students overcome the financial barriers of pursuing higher education.  To qualify, you must have at least a 2.0 GPA and require financial assistance to attend college. 

    To learn more and apply, visit scolars.horatioalger.org   Deadline is Oct. 25, 2018

     

    *AES Scholarship: Criteria: Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.

    Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

    * You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

    How to Apply: Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:

    When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?

    Amount of award: $500.00
    Deadline for entry: October 6, 2018

    Submit essay to scholarships@aesengineers.com

    For more information go to http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm