Senior Scholarship Information

Scholarship Information

 

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

This scholarship is open to students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship.  The award is $10,000 and renewable up to $40,000 total per recipient.  For information, eligibility requirements, and an online application: www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships

 

Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship

Limited exclusively to men and women entering their senior year of high school.  Must have at least a 3.0 or “B” average and participate in at least one school-sponsored sport.  Apply online at www.wendysheisman.com

Deadline is early October.  

 

Burger King Scholars Program

 $1000 towards college or technical school

High school senior & U.S. resident, Have part-time job

Applications available to first 50,000 applicants until Jan. 17th

www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars

 

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation

$1000 scholarship, Merit based, College or Technical School

Apply online at:
www.nfib.com/foundations/yef/yef-programs/young-entrepreneur-awards 

Online application available Oct. 1

 


 

Horatio-Alger Association of Distinguished American, Inc.

Financial Need ($50,000 or lower adjusted gross income per family)

Must be a U.S. citizen and have at least a 2.0 GPA

Have a commitment to pursue a bachelor’s degree (4 year degree)

Must exhibit perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.

Application online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/

Deadline: multiple scholarships, deadlines vary

 

Coca-Cola Scholarship

Leadership, acadademic excellence, community service & activities.

Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA at the end of the junior year.

Cannot be affiliated with Coca-Cola. Apply online at www.coca-colascholars.org Deadline – Oct. 31

 

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards -2 prestigious awards

Based on community service. Essay required.

www.prudential.com/spirit or www.principals.org/prudential

Deadline to principal – early Nov. Must print application, sign and

submit to principal.

 

Elks National Most Valuable Student Scholarship  

Open to all www.elks.org/enf/scholars  Due mid- Nov.

 

Elks Legacy Awards

For students with parent or grandparent in Elks.  Application is online atwww.elks.org/enf/scholars

 


 

Elks Emergency Education Grant Program

For children of deceased or disabled Elks members.  If you think you may qualify, contact ELKS at 773-755-4732 or email scholarship@elks.org to request an application   Due Oct. 31st 

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship  Deadline – Dec. 1

 Active in your community. Led a project that benefits others

 Have you overcome personal challenges?

$10,000-$25,000

Apply at https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievementscholarship.html

 

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship

Opens – Sept. 15 - Minimum Award Amt. - $2500

Pursuing degree in business

Based on Financial need. Min. GPA 2.5

Apply at http://www.scarlettfoundation.org/middletennessee/scholarships.htm

 

Air Force

ROTC programs; after graduation will serve in the Air Force, up to full tuition

 

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program

High School seniors planning to attend 2 or 4 year college, university, or vocational-technical school.  GPA of 2.5 to 3.2 and demonstrate financial need.  Up to 50 recipients will receive a $2500 award.  Only the first 700 applications received will be accepted.  Application available online in January 2018 at http://bit.ly/umJYNZ

 

George Washington Crossing Foundation

Interest in History/Government www.gwcf.org  Deadline – Jan. 15

 

TACD –Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts

Plan to major in Agriculture

 Attend a Tennessee public university –financial need

 

Ned McWherter Scholars Program

 $6000 per year for 4 years, GPA 3.5 and ACT 29 or higher

http://tn.gov/collegepays/article/ned-mcwherter-scholars-program 

For consideration, completed application and high school transcript must be received by TSAC no later than Feb. 15

 

American Legion (numerous awards)

Must be child, grandchild, great-grandchild or step-child of Veteran who served at specific times of war.  https://www.alaforveterans.org/scholarships/

 

FFA SCHOLARSHIPS

See Mr. Mabry or https://www.e-farmcredit.com/scholarships 

Deadline – due dates vary

Horace O. Porter Scholarship 

Deadline Mar. 1st

GPA min. 2.5, school/community involvement, financial need

William and Frances Turner Scholarship

TBA

 


 

Stan & Thelma Plumlee Scholarship

Must live in a manufactured home or have a relative who works in the manufactured or modular industry.

Must plan to attend a TN college/university, community college, or accredited technical school.

 www.tnmha.net  Deadline – Early March

 

AGA Scholarships- for business-related majors, due March 31st.  Application is on-line at www.nashvilleaga.org/scholarships.html

SunTrust- 30 winners chosen at random. No GPA or financial need requirement. Application opens Sep. 12th  Application is on-line at www.suntrust.com/offtocollege