National Honor Society Scholarship
Applicant must be a high school senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA who is a member in good standing of their NHS chapter and has been nominated by his or her local chapter. Each National Honor Society chapter may nominate two applicants based on leadership, scholarship, character, and service. Contact your local National Honor Society adviser for further information, Wanda Carroll, Local Chapter Advisor, 703-860-7252 or email@example.com
Awards: $1,000 - $13,000Deadline: February 1, 2019
Destination College Speech Contest
20th Annual Destination College - New Hampshire's Statewide College Planning Event
Are you graduating from high school in 2019? If so, we encourage you to submit a three to five (3 to 5) minute speech for our DC Speech Contest
. By submitting this short narrative about your path to college and navigating the college admissions process, you can win a $1,000 scholarship and have the opportunity to share the stage with VIPS like New Hampshire’s governor, the Plymouth State University president, and even the CEO of NHHEAF!
All speeches should be received by Friday, February 15, 2019 at 5 p.m.
Finalists will be notified the week of February 18 and will be scheduled to meet with the DC Speech Committee on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
The winner will be notified by Friday, March 8, 2019
and is required to read their speech at Destination College Saturday, March 30, 2019
at Plymouth State University
and we will also ask the winner to serve as a panelist during a Destination College workshop that day.
SEG Foundation Scholarship
Applicant must be a high school student who plans to enter college next fall or be an undergraduate or graduate college student whose grades are above average. Applicant must intend to pursue a college curriculum directed towards a career in applied geophysics or a closely related field, such as geosciences, physics, geology, or earth and environmental sciences. Contact Brian Young 918-497-5500, firstname.lastname@example.org
Awards: 118 awards from $500 - $14,000 each
Deadline: March 1, 2019
General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant
Applicants must be the dependent sons and daughters of Air Force members, spouses of active duty members or surviving spouses of Air Force members who died while on active duty or in retired status. They must also be high school seniors or college students enrolled or accepted as full-tiem undergraduates for the following school year and maintain a minimum of 2.0 GPA. Contact Education Assistance Department 703-607-3072 or email@example.com
. Additional information can be found at www.afas.org/
Awards: Range from $500 to $4,000
Deadline: March 10, 2019
James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund:
Applicant must be a high school senior who ranks in the top 15% of their class, has, or expects to have excellent SAT Reasoning or ACT scores, and is the child of a Teamsters member. Contact: Traci Jacobs, 202-624-8735 or firstname.lastname@example.org
. For more information visit www.teamster.org
Awards: Range from $1,000 to $2,500 per recipient
Deadline: March 30, 2019
Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship Grant for Prospective Educators
Applicant must be a current high school senior or college undergraduate student looking to, or already majoring in education. Selection is based upon recommendations, written essay, academic standing, and leadership activities. Contact Pat Robertson, 812-339-1156, email@example.com
or visit us online at https://pdkintl.org
Awards: $500 - $1250Deadline: April 2, 2019AMVETS National Four-Year Scholarship
Applicant must be a graduating high school senior entering their freshman year of college who is the child or grandchild of a United States veteran. Applicant must be a United States citizen, be able to demonstrate academic promise and financial need, and authorize AMVETS to publicize the award if they are selected. For more information please contact Tiffany Hilton, 301-459-9600, firstname.lastname@example.org
Awards: 6 total awards of $1,000Deadline: April 15, 2019