The General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD)

  • Description: 

    The General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD) Scholarship Program is offering scholarships to graduating high school seniors who are Mayflower descendants and will be attending a four-year college or university or two-year community college.

    In the spirit of the Mayflower settlers seeking to better themselves by moving to a new and uncharted world, special consideration will be given to applicants who have demonstrated a commitment to bettering themselves.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: April 1, 2020

Culver’s VIP Foundation Scholarship

  • Description:

    The Culver’s Foundation Scholarship Program helps a broad range of Culver’s team members attend college through academic merit and need-based scholarships. Since the inception, the Scholarship Program has awarded over $5 million in scholarships to more than 3,000 Culver’s team members.

    For the upcoming academic year, over $500,000 in scholarships will be distributed with individual scholarship amounts ranging from $1,500 - $3,000 each. The awards recognize well-rounded individuals who demonstrate ambition and academic excellence. Financial need is taken into consideration when determining the amount of scholarship awarded.

    Before filling out the application, please carefully review the important information below. Start the application process early in order to allow your references time to complete their portion and allow enough time to obtain your most recent official transcript and complete the application form.

    We welcome your application and wish you the best.

    To be considered eligible, you must: 

    • Be employed at Culver's at least one year as of January 1, 2020.
    • Have worked at Culver's at least 500 hours from January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.
    • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
    • Plans to enroll in any accredited undergraduate program at a 2 or 4 year college, university, or technical/vocational school in the 2020/21 academic year. 
    • Be employed with Culver's at the time of the scholarship announcements (May 2020)

    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 2, 2020

American Welding Society District Scholarship

  • Description:

    If you are currently enrolled, or will soon enroll, in a welding program or a related field, then consider applying for our scholarships. Scholarships are available for students attending trade schools, community colleges, and four-year universities. An AWS Foundation scholarship can be the extra push that helps you fulfill your goals!

    AWS Foundation Scholarships are for tuition, fees, books, supplies, or equipment required for the course of instruction. Scholarship awards will be sent directly to the academic or training institution.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2020

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships (Wisconsin and National)

  • Description:

    CHILDREN OF WARRIORS NATIONAL PRESIDENTS’ SCHOLARSHIP

    Fifteen scholarships will be awarded for the 2016-2017 Auxiliary year. Three scholarships will be awarded in each Division of the American Legion Auxiliary: one in the amount of $3,500, one in the amount of $3,000 and one in the amount of $2,500. All are gift scholarships and not loans. Candidates for this award shall be daughters, sons, grandsons, granddaughters, great-granddaughters, great-grandsons of veterans who served in the Armed Forces during eligibility dates for membership in The American Legion. 

    • April 6, 1917 through November 11, 1918 (WWI) 
    • December 7, 1941 through December 31, 1946 (WWII) 
    • June 25, 1950 through January 31, 1955 (Korea) 
    • February 28, 1961 through May 7, 1975 (Vietnam) 
    • August 24, 1982 through July 31, 1984 (Grenada and Lebanon) 
    • December 20, 1989 through January 31, 1990 (Panama) 
    • August 2, 1990 to the date of cessation of hostilities (Persian Gulf to present) 

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline:  March 1, 2020

American Legion Auxiliary Spirit of Youth Scholarship for Junior Members

  • Description:

    American Legion Auxiliary Junior members are the future of our organization. To reward those who retain their membership into adulthood, the American Legion Auxiliary offers the Junior Member Loyalty Scholarship to current college students. Ten scholarships, in the amount of $2,500 each, will be awarded to a current college student for 2020. Two scholarships will be awarded in each division of the American Legion Auxiliary. The scholarship is a grant; not a loan.  

    1. Candidates for this award shall have been Junior members of the American Legion Auxiliary, held membership in the American Legion Auxiliary for the past three consecutive years (2017, 2018 and 2019) and must be a paid member for the current (2020) membership year. Applicant must continue her membership in the American Legion Auxiliary during the scholarship period.*

    2. This scholarship is intended for the traditional student with no interruption in her education, who is at least in her first semester of college but not yet attained a bachelor’s degree. Any member who is non-traditional student (a student returning to the classroom after some time away from college) is welcome to apply for the American Legion Auxiliary Non-Traditional Scholarship.

    3. This is a scholarship to attend an accredited institution of higher education. Applicants must have completed at least one semester with grades which meet continuation requirements at the institution of their choice. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA using a 4.0 base.

    4. Applicants must present the completed application, along with the other required materials specified on the application, to the President of their American Legion Auxiliary Unit ON OR BEFORE MARCH 1, 2020.

    5. Judging, at all levels, shall be on the following basis:
    Leadership, Character and ALA Participation
    (as presented in applicant’s essay) 50%
    Academic Achievement 25%
    Completed Application 25%

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2020 

Eagle Scout of the Year

  • Description:

    he American Legion Life Insurance Committee provides annually for a national scholarship to be awarded to the Eagle Scout who is selected "The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year."  The winner is eligible to receive a $10,000 scholarship to be awarded over a four-year period.  Three additional scholarships of $2,500 each are also awarded.
     
    Eligibility requirements specify that a nominee must be registered, active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew chartered to an American Legion Post, American Legion Auxiliary Unit, or Sons of the American Legion Squadron, OR be registered, active member of a duly chartered Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew and the son or grandson of a Legionnaire or Auxiliary member; have received the Eagle Scout Award; be an active member of his religious institution and have received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem; have demonstrated practical citizenship in church, school, Scouting, and community; have reached his 15th birthday; and be enrolled in high school at the time of selection.
     
    Further information please contact the Department, or the Americanism and Children & Youth Division:
     
    The American Legion
    P.O. Box 1055. 
    Indianapolis, IN 46206

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2020

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship

  • Description: 

    • Submit original photo, artwork or computer graphics for the front of a greeting card.
    • Contest submissions accepted from: May 31st, 2019 - March 2nd, 2020.
    • Winner will be announced May 6th, 2020.
    • Age Eligibility: Must be 14 years or older at time of entry and be enrolled in High School, College, University or Homeschool.
    • The finalists will again be decided by voting!

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 2, 2020

The Jim McKay Memorial Scholarship

  • Description: 

    The Jim McKay Memorial Scholarship honors sports journalist Jim McKay (1921-2008) and was established in 2009 by the HBO, CBS, NBC, ABC and FOX networks. It is presented at the Sports Emmys each May. It is awarded to a college-bound applicant who demonstrates exceptional talent as a creator of video programming as well as outstanding academic achievement and potential for success in a highly competitive profession.

    Eligibility Requirements:

    Must be an undergraduate student

    Must attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college

    Citizenship requirements: US

    Must currently be a high school student

    Must study full-time

    Restricted to students studying Communications, Filmmaking/Video, Journalism, Music, Performing Arts, Photojournalism/Photography, TV/Radio Broadcasting

    Award Amount: $10,000
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: February 26, 2020

Advia Foundation Youth Scholarship

  • Description:

    Advia Credit Union takes pride in supporting the educational goals of our members and their families. We believe education plays a critical role in the future strength of our communities.

    We are committed to building long lasting relationships with our members and contributing to the promotion of financial health for a lifetime. Giving back through our annual scholarship program is an example of this commitment.

    Must be a member in good standing of Advia Credit Union.* Listing the account of a parent or guardian account does not qualify and the application will be considered void.

    • Must be accepted for enrollment in a college or trade school (minimum 9 credit hours per semester).

    • Graduating high school senior in 2020.

    • All entries must be received or post marked by March 13, 2020. Scholarship applicants will be notified of award status on or before April 30, 2020. 

    Award Amount: $1,000
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 13, 2020

Dr. Jim Marty Memorial Scholarship $500

  • Description:

    This $500 scholarship is meant to be for a student who has overcome problems, hurdles or challenges throughout his or her life, and who shows potential for future success.  The student who applies for this scholarship should be planning on enrolling in a technical college, two-year college, or four-year college, for the fall of 2019.  

    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2019

SAE International

  • Description:

    Through generous contributions from various individuals, corporations, and universities, SAE International is proud to award scholarship money to both undergraduate and graduate engineering students. Funded through the SAE Foundation, these scholarships encourage academic excellence and help students around the world to pursue their passion for engineering.

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

The American Association of Blacks in Energy

  • Description:

    A professional association composed of African Americans in the energy industry.  Through its Scholarship Program, the Association seeks to help increase the number of African Americans, Hispanics and Native Americans (underrepresented minorities) in energy related fields.  By doing so, we help our nation address a critical need and a challenge to our future economic vitality in the world market.

    To be eligible for a new scholarship, all four (4) of the following requirements must be met:

    • The student must have an unweighted academic average of “B” or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale).
    • The student must be a graduating high school senior who intends to enroll the next semester following high school graduation in an accredited college or university.
    • The student must be one of the historically underrepresented minorities in the sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines. (African American, Hispanic or Native American)

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

Josh Smeiska Memorial Scholarship Masonic Lodge #37

  • Description: 

    To be elegible for the scholarship, a senior must meet the following criteria:

    • Plan to continue his/her educationat an post -secondary institution
    • Demonstrate financial need  and have participated in community volunteerism
    • Have a strong academic record or be able to show improvement in his/her academics throughout high school

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 22, 2019

Kiwanis Scholarship

  • Description:

    Kiwanis Club is awarding $500 to 1 or 2 senior students. This award is open to all senior students. Applicant must be attending a 2-year, 4-year or technical school full-time in the fall of 2019. Winners will be picked based on financial need but they also look at academics, extracurricular activities or community activities, and job history.  Applicant will need one letter of recommendation from a teacher or coach.

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 22, 2019

Anthony J. Bralick Scholarship

  • Description:

    This scholarship is a memorial to Anthony J. Bralick so his family can continue his tradition of teaching and learning.

    Requirements:

    • Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following disciplines: History, Education, Economics, Political Science, Pre-Law or Philosophy.
    • Applicant needs to be a senior in the upper half of their class
    • Applicant needs a letter of recommendation from a past or current Social Studies teacher
    • Requires an essay of 1,000 words or less.

    Award Amount: up to $1,000
    ApplicationCLICK HERE  
    Application Deadline: April 15, 2020

Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation

  • Description:

    The program is available to those who will be enrolled in an undergraduate program or vocational school in the fall of 2019. Scholarships will be awarded based on a combination of financial need, academic achievement, and leadership. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credit hours per semester. Approximately 60% of the students who have applied in the past have been awarded scholarships. Awards may be used for tuition, books, and room and board. Awards will be sent directly to the institution that the student is attending. Both single year and multi-year awards are made, generally for $1000 per year. Students can reapply the following year for an additional award, but there is no guarantee they will receive one.

    Award Amout: $1,000
    Application: CLICK HERE OR Application is in Student Services
    Application Deadline: March 27, 2020

P.E.O. Star Scholarship

  • Description:

    This is a non-renewable $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior women which must be used in the academic year following graduation or it will be forfeited. Any young woman is eligible to be recommended for the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship provided she exhibits excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service and potential for future success and has a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

    • Is in the final academic year (senior year) of her secondary education and  is 20 years of age or under at the end of the calendar year
    • Is a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada
    • Plans to attend an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the United States or Canada, full-time or part-time, in the fall of the academic year following high school 
    • Is recommended by and receives the vote of a local P.E.O. chapter

    Award Amount: $2,500
    ApplicationCLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 30, 2019  - Receipients will be notified by April 30

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund (JMSMSF)

  • Description: 

    a. US citizen or permanent resident of US

    b. GPA of 3.0 (out of a 4.0 scale)/equivalent or higher

    c. High school senior who will matriculate full-time at a fully accredited four-year college or university within the fifty states or the District of Columbia

    d. Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community services or other extra-curricular activities

    e. Combined adjusted income of the parent (s) can’t exceed $50,000

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 31, 2020

ITE Diversity Scholars Program

  • Description:

    This program is open to any U.S. high school student of African-American; Native American, Alaskan, and Hawaiian; or Hispanic/Latino heritage with an interest in a career in transportation and seeking to study transportation engineering, planning, or in a related-field at a school with an established ITE Student Chapter.

    Eligibility Requirements

    The following criteria must be met by the high school applicant and maintained by the undergraduate student:

    • United States high school student of African-American; Native American, Alaskan, and Hawaiian; or Hispanic/Latino heritage
    • United States citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States
    • Intended or declared major in transportation engineering, planning, or a related field,
    • Full-time enrollment or intended enrollment at an accredited college or university with an ITE student chapter,
    • Good academic standing
      • Minimum high school grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale),
      • Minimum ACT math score of 19 or SAT math score of 510
    • Additional preferences:
      • First generation college student (neither parent received a baccalaureate degree),
      • Low household income  - applicants that are eligible for Pell Grants will be given priority, but those not eligible for Pell Grants will still be considered

    ApplicationCLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

The Cirkled in Scholarship

  • Description:

    This scholarship is available for students in 8th-12th grade. It's an easy and free to apply scholarship, with no minimun GPA, no income requrements, and no long essay to write. Students can use the award for any educational-related need (tuition, books, & supplies, ect). Please see the below link for more information.  

    Award Amount: $2,500
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: December 31, 2019