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Greenhouse Scholars

  • The Greenhouse Scholars' Whole Person Program is designed to provide a well-balanced support system during college. With Greenhouse Scholars, students will experience one-on-one mentorship, professional networking, internship access, leadership skill development, access to individual grants, and a renewable need-based college scholarship. Becoming a Greenhouse Scholar means they'll get the support they need throughout their time in the program to start a ripple that will create change in their community today.
  • The deadline for the part one application is November 22, 2019. Early applications are encouraged as there is a part two application due on December 2, 2019.

The Dream.US

  • TheDream.US is the nation's largest college access and success program for immigrant youth with DACA or TPS status, or that meet TheDream.US immigration eligibility criteria. It opened its new round of scholarship applications for the 2020-21 academic year on November 1, 2019. TheDream.US has provided more than 6,000 scholarships to students who are attending one of its more than 75 partner colleges and universities in 15 states and Washington, D.C.
  • The National Scholarship, an up-to-$33,000 scholarship for high school or first-time college students and community college graduates, closes February 27, 2020. The Opportunity Scholarship, an up-to-$80,000 scholarship for first-time college students, closes January 30, 2020.

The Jackie Robinson Foundation

  • No one succeeds in college alone. That's why The Jackie Robinson Foundation offers promising minority students not only a generous four-year grant to assist with the costs of attending college, but also a full support network of fellow scholars, alumni, and professional mentors to help them excel in school and beyond.
  • The deadline for applications is February 1, 2020, so encourage your eligible students to apply right away.

Mr. Martin Scholarship

  • Who:  any NHS senior
  • Deadline:  November 7, 2019
  • Award Amount:  $500

Dreams to Kings and Queens Scholarship

  • Must be college-bound high school senior.
  • Must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher.
  • Be accepted to and prepared to attend an accredited university, college, or technical school.
  • Submit High School Transcript and College Acceptance Letter
  • Submit 2 page essay answering the following question: If you had the opportunity to change your community in a positive way, what specific changes would you make?
  • The deadline for this scholarship is April 10, 2020.

The 2020 Gladys A. Turner Scholarship

  • Who: any high school senior with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Deadline: February 8, 2020

 

SchoolHouse Connection Youth Scholarship Program

  • Who: any high school senior who has experienced homelessness
  • Deadline: November 10, 2019
  • Award Amount:  $2,000

 

2019 Ponton Law Scholarship

  • Who: any high school senior in the United States
  • Deadline: July 31, 2020
  • Award Amount: $1,000

 

College Board Scholarships

  • Who: any high school senior
  • Deadline: several deadlines based on College Board activty
  • The more effort you put in, the more opportunities you have to earn a scholarship. Complete all six, and you're eligible to earn $40,000. Scholarships will be awarded through monthly drawings to students who complete each action.
  • Award Amount: from $500-$40,000

 

Electric: Mobile Device IT Innovation Scholarship

  • Who: any high school senior interested in an IT Career Path
  • Deadline:  November 30, 2019
  • Award Amount: $1000

 

HAEOP Scholarship

  • Who: any high school senior at a Houston County school
  • Deadline: March 6, 2020

 

APIA Scholarship

  • Who: open to Asian and Pacific Islander American students who'll be enrolling or are currently enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or university as a degree-seeking undergraduate student in the fall of 2020
  • Deadline: January 22, 2020
  • Award Amount:  from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards

 

Cooke College Scholarship Program

  • Who: available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities
  • Deadline: November 13, 2019
  • Available through the Common App

 

Ron Brown Scholarship

  • Who:  African American high school seniors
  • Deadline:  January 9, 2020 (early deadline November 1, 2019)
  • Award Amount: Program offers a $40,000 scholarship to up to 30 African American high school seniors each year based on academic excellence and commitment to public service.

 

Mercer University Engineering Scholarship Challenge 2019

  • Event takes place on November 16, 2019

 

AdvancePoint Capital's Financial Literacy Scholarship

  • Who: all high school seniors
  • Deadline: August 1, 2020
  • Award Amount: $1000