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In partnership with the Durham Bulls, Couch Oil Company of Durham is pleased to offer the Couch Oil Cares Scholarship to four deserving high school seniors. This $1,000 scholarship is available to students who have been accepted into either a four-year or community college and reside in a 12-county area surrounding the Triangle.
Applications are available online at: https://www.couchoilcompany.com/about/couch-oil-cares/
Deadline: July 15, 2017
The Big Sun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute.
Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com
Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution.
Award Value: $1,000
For more information - http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
AED Superstore is a nationwide distributor of automated external defibrillators and related accessories dedicated to increasing awareness and education around CPR and AEDs. AED Superstore is located in northern Wisconsin and operates under Allied 100, LLC. AED Superstore is offering a bi-annual scholarship of $1,000 to eligible students.
Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) occurring out of hospital claims over 350,000 lives each year, but still, many people are unaware of the dangers of this condition. Here are six other facts about SCA and automated external defibrillators (AEDs) you might not be aware of:
Your video or essay submission must include the following to be considered:
More information available here: www.aedsuperstore.com/scholarship.html
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2018. Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships. We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success. The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the topic below:
Your submissions must be sent to us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.
The deadline for applications is May 22, 2018
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
Foundation scholarships make pursuing an education affordable for many and enable Wake Tech to attract and retain talented students. Scholarships may be earmarked to assist diploma, certificate, or associate degree students in any curriculum program; and may be based on financial need or academic merit according to donor preference. Donors may establish an endowment or fund a scholarship annually to acknowledge student needs or accomplishments, honor or memorialize someone, or create a corporate presence at Wake Tech.
Applications for 2019-2020 scholarship awards will be accepted between March 1st and April 30th!
Full list of scholarship opportunities is available: https://waketech.academicworks.com/
Our Lodge will provide a $750 scholarship to a student who satisfies the following criteria:
The Lodge scholarship committee will review all complete applications and make the selection. The student who is chosen along with his/her family will be invited to the Lodge Family Picnic on June 2 to receive the award presented by the Lodge President.
Each year the State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC) Scholarship Foundation, Inc. offers academic scholarships to the dependents of SEANC members.
The Scholarship Foundation will award 49 annual scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year.
Only SEANC members in good standing, their spouses and/or dependent child(ren) are eligible to receive scholarships. Membership in teachers’ organizations or the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) does not constitute eligibility for a SEANC Foundation Scholarship.
Click on the links below to view each scholarship application:
More information: https://www.seanc.org/scholarship
All applications must be postmarked by April 15, 2019.
If you have a student who is interested in applying for a scholarship, but whose parent is not a member of SEANC, please direct them to www.seanc.org to join. The parent must be a state or local government employee or retired state employee to join. Membership dues must be paid current prior to April 15, 2019.
Financial need applicants must include a copy of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Student Aid Report (SAR) Summary without an asterisk.
The student must be enrolled as a full-time student for the 2019-2020 school year.
The Wake County Extension and Community Association will present the Maude P. McInnes Extension & Community Educational Fund $500.00 Scholarship to a graduating high school senior.
The following criteria will be used to select the award winner:
Financial need is not a prerequisite.
The completed application, transcript, letter of acceptance and three letters of recommendation should be submitted to:
Wake County Extension and Community Association
McInnis Scholarship Committee,
Attn: Gina Garcia-somuk,
4001 E Carya Drive - Suite E,
Raleigh NC 27610.
If you have any questions, please contact Gina Garcia-somuk at email@example.com or call 919-231-5536.
The WCPSS Future Teachers program was started in 2015 to recruit and develop WCPSS’ internal student talent. Future Teacher participants are WCPSS high school graduates who intend to pursue careers in education and who plan to commit to teaching with WCPSS for 3 years upon completion of their teacher preparation programs.
Future Teachers participants will receive:
Deadline: Last year's deadline was late March
2018 Future Teachers Information will be available in February 2018, here: https://www.wcpss.net/Page/20672
The local Beta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa is offering one or more scholarships of at least $2,000 to a Wake County Public School System senior who plans to enter the field of education.
The applicants should return the completed application packet to the Scholarship Committee by April 1st. The recipient will be notified by May 6th. The presentation of the scholarship award will be held on the evening of May 21st. The recipient and/or a family member will need to be present to accept the award.
The Sigma Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is committed to the development of America's youth. In addition to engaging in mentoring, education, health & wellness and economic development programs, we feel it is important to aid in developing talented young Americans in pursuit of higher education. Through gifts provided by our community donors and the contributions from members of Sigma Tau Omega, we are pleased to announce the availability of seven (7) $2,500 scholarships and two (2) $1,000 scholarships!
This application is intended for recipients who meet the following criteria:
The Shirley Franklin Tyree Memorial Scholarship is awarded in the amount of $2,500 to a student who meets the following criteria:
Applications for both scholarships here: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScAfHMF-4DRW6xPaWps9zzW-fCpZaiV0MHJ8-qGJfDMv8NxFA/viewform
The Chapter awards two (2) $1,000 scholarships annually to honor and continue the legacy of former chapter members. Each recipient will receive a one-time award for the academic year ($500.00 per semester) for undergraduate study. Scholarship recipients must have:
Applications are available on the web at www.raleighwakewssunaa.org
DEADLINE April 1 st each year
Pupusas for Education is a non-profit committed to supporting undocumented students pursuing higher education. Through last dollar scholarships, we hope to support undocumented students through the financial barriers that exist which impede them from attending college. We aim to address the opportunity gap undocumented students may experience through providing mentorship, financial aid and guidance so they can successfully complete college.
Our scholarship will be awarded annually to two high school seniors who will graduate in the spring semester and plan to enroll in a 2-year or 4-year institution in the fall. The recipients of the scholarship will receive $1,000 per year for the duration of their program (contingent upon meeting yearly eligibility requirements).
You can learn more about our organization at pupusas4education.com
We are thankful for the financial support we receive from So Good Pupusas, our partner for-profit company. You can learn more about them at www.sogoodpupusas.com
Complete application form here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSewzDiQCh1eR9BMqSurCsn4rwqLTJFUBok7r2iXdsDsXwCHvg/viewform
Your complete scholarship application will be automatically considered by the University of the Aftermarket Foundation (UAF). In addition, it will also be considered by several other organizations if you meet their scholarship requirements. So, a complete application may give you the opportunity to compete for several different scholarship awards. Please see the website for specific requirements for each organization's awards.
Who Qualifies for this Scholarship?
· Full time students at an accredited U.S. college or university or an ASE/NATEF Certified post-secondary automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair school
· Graduating high school seniors planning to be full time students at any of the above
· No GPA requirement
Applications may be made online, here: https://www.automotivescholarships.com/apply_online.cfm
The Hugh Morson Memorial Scholarship is providing scholarships for deserving students. A Grant Committee will consider the respective ability, educational goals, financial need and career ambitions of each applicant.
Value of the scholarship may vary from year to year depending on availability of funds.
Calling all skilled workers!
Plumbers, electricians, welders, and all skilled workers who make civilized life possible: The time has come to announce another modest pile of money available through our Work Ethic Scholarship Program for people willing to learn a trade that’s in demand.
We’re looking for the next generation of aspiring workers who will work smart and hard. This program doesn’t focus on test scores, grades, or grammar. It’s about the people who share our values and understand the importance of work ethic, personal responsibility, delayed gratification, and a positive attitude.
More information: www.mikeroweworks.org/scholarship/
The Robert N. Styres Scholarship is awarded annually to a Wake County Public High School graduate to attend a college, university or community college of the student's choice, and is renewable for 4 years.
While academic achievement is important, the Scholarship is not necessarily intended for the young man or woman with the highest grade point average, rather, for a student with good to average grades who is a hard worker and who may have overcome some adversity along the way.
Submit your request for consideration here: https://goo.gl/forms/PRE8aBVLIy9wkyI02
One student will be selected as the VMCCA nominee, and asked to complete the nomination packet and supplemental materials.
Wake Electric is offering two scholarships for college students: the coveted Fred M. Alford Memorial Scholarship for $2,000 and sixteen Touchstone Energy Scholarships for $1,250.
All applications will be under consideration for one of the two scholarship categories. Students only need to submit one application to be considered for both scholarship programs.
Fred M. Alford Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to the top candidate selected by an independent judging panel. Requirements for this scholarship include the following criteria:
The deadline to submit applications to the Wake Electric Scholarship Program is Tuesday, March 13, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.
TEAF will award up to ten (10) non-renewable scholarships of Five Thousand dollars ($5,000) each. The scholarships will be given in two parts, Two Thousand Five Hundred dollars ($2,500) upon enrollment in an accredited two or four year college or university, and Two Thousand Five Hundred dollars ($2,500) upon full-time enrollment in a second consecutive semester at the same school, having passed a minimum of twelve (12) hours while maintaining an overall GPA of at least 2.5/4.0 scale.
The criteria established by the TEAF Board of Directors for this scholarship is:
· Financial need
· Community service
· Academic achievement
· Involvement in interscholastic athletics
· Outstanding leadership, character and citizenship
Students interested in a nomination for this scholarship should contact Student Services with this request no later than March 11, 2019. VMCCA is able to nominate two students for this award.
The Light on the Hill Society Scholarship effort began during the 2005 UNC Black Alumni Reunion. Organizers challenges alumni to initially contribute $1,952 each - representing the 1952 class year of Harvey Beech, Carolina's first African-American graduate - to become founding members of the scholarship fund.
For more than 13 years, Carolina alumni and friends have annually made tax-deductible gifts to the fund, ranging from a few dollars to several thousand, the largest being a $350,000 gift from NFL star Julius Peppers '02.
The Light on the Hill Society Scholarship will award ten (10) scholarships to African-American students who will enroll at UNC Chapel Hill for fall 2019.
By providing scholarships to first-year African-American students, this award serves as a tribute to African-American alumni of the 1950s and 1960s who were instrumental in the desegregation of UNC Chapel Hill.
A selection committee will evaluate applicants based on the following:
Application available here: alumni.unc.edu/loth/
The African American Network is a Duke Energy employee resource group of African American employees. The Network identifies developmental growth opportunities for African American employees at Duke Energy and creates value for Duke Energy as a business resource and an organization with solid brand reputation.
Award Amount: $2,000
More information: https://fftcscholarships.communityforce.com/ - Search: "African American Network of the Carolinas"
Application: Students should log on to the Foundation’s online scholarship portal and complete a brief eligibility quiz. They will then be shown a list of scholarships for which they are eligible to apply, with a link to each application.
Examples of Possible Scholarships:
Ann & Girard Tillery Scholarship, Up to $20,000, Due February 28, 2019
Benjamin F. Ward Scholarship, $10,000, Due February 28, 2019
Joseph Nystrom Working Student Scholarship, Up to $16,000, Due February 28, 2019
GSK Opportunity Scholarship, Up to $20,000, Due March 15, 2019
Achievement Scholarship for Refugees & Immigrants of Wake County, $1,000- $4,000, Due March 31, 2019
NC American Indian Fund Scholarship, $1,000, Due May 1, 2019
Citrix Scholarship, Up to $20,000 (for NCCU, Shaw or St. Aug. - Major specific), Due June 1, 2019
Applications must be completed online; students will be prompted to complete the required questions for the application as well as enter the email address of 1 individual who will complete and upload a recommendation letter. Transcripts are required, and can be uploaded to the application by the student or mailed to Triangle Community Foundation, PO Box 12729, Durham NC 27709.
The State Employees' Credit Union established the "People Helping People" scholarship program to assist North Carolina public high school students attend college. The State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) Foundation takes an active role in assisting communities across North Carolina and truly belives in "people helping people."
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