Scholarships and Financial Aid

Scholarship Sheet #1

SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #1

AUGUST 16, 2017

  1. BOCA RATON REGIONAL HOSPITAL

The medical staff at Boca Raton Regional Hospital awards a $1,000 scholarship to a Boca Raton resident.  Students may access the application and criteria via the hospital website brrh.com then go to employment.  On the left hand side of the screen is scholarships.  Click on Medical Staff Student Scholarships.  You can contact Joann B. Wade, Director of Medical Staff Services at 561-955-4827.

  1. THE HORATIO ALGER ASSOCIATION OF DISTINGUISHED AMERICANS, INC.

Since 1984, the Horatio Alger Association has awarded over $125 million in college scholarships to deserving students.  In keeping with this mission of the Horatio Alger Association, the scholarship programs provide financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have significant financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.  The scholarships are given to deserving students each year and range in award value from $6,000 to $25,000.  Go to guidance for eligibility criteria.

  1. WENDY’S SCHOLARSHIPS

Since 1994, the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community.  This year, we’re awarding $150,000 in college scholarships.  Go to Guidance to get complete details for scholarship or go to wendysheisman.com to apply.

Scholarship Sheet #3

SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #3

SEPTEMBER 1, 2017

  1. HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH CONTESTS

THIS IS A REMINDER THAT FLORIDA STUDENTS STILL HAVE TWO MORE WEEKS TO SUBMIT ESSAYS FOR A CHANCE TO EARN A 4-YEAR FLORIDA PREPAID COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP.  THROUGH THE 2017 HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH CONTESTS, THREE STUDENTS IN GRADES 4-12 WILL EARN A 4-YEAR FLORIDA PREPAID COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AND TWO K-3 STUDENTS WILL EARN CASH PRIZES.  ADDITIONALLY, THREE EDUCATORS WILL BE HONORED WITH THE HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AWARD.  THE DEADLINE FOR ALL SUBMISSIONS IS 5:00 P.M. EASTERN TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017.

  1. MISS SOUTH FLORIDA FAIR SCHOLARSHIP PAGEANT 2018

APPLICATIONS FOR 2018 SOUTH FLORIDA FAIR SCHOLARSHIP PAGEANT ARE IN YOUR GUIDANCE OFFICE.  THE PAGEANT WILL BE HELD ON JANUARY 13TH DURING THE 2018 SOUTH FLORIDA FAIR.  THIS IS A SCHOLARSHIP PAGEANT FOR GIRLS AGES 17-24 YEARS OLD.  OVER $13,000 IN SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS ARE AWARDED TO THE WINNER AND RUNNERUPS.  IF ANY FEMALE STUDENT IS INTERESTED IN ENTERING PLEASE FILL OUT APPLICATION – THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS ARE NOVEMBER 1, 2017.  FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION GO TO WWW.SOUTHFLORIDAFAIR.COM.

Scholarship Sheet #5

SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #5

 

SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

  1. UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON

YOU CAN NOMINATE A GRADUATING SENIOR WITH A PASSION FOR PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT AND A COMMITMENT TO SERVICE TO BE A LEADERSHIP IN SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT FROM OUR SCHOOL.  THIS SCHOLARSHIP, FOR STUDENTS ADMITTED TO UD, IS WORTH $10,000 ($2,500 PER YEAR FOR FOUR YEARS).  THE STUDENTS SELECTED WILL ALSO BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON MERIT SCHOLARSHIP, WHICH CAN BE WORTH UP TO $88,000 OVER FOUR YEARS.  TO LOOK INTO THIS SCHOLARSHIP FURTHER GO TO ADMISSION@UDAYTON.EDU OR CALL 800-837-7433.

Scholarship Sheet #7

SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #7

OCTOBER 13, 2017

  1. OMEGA PSI PHI FRATERNITY ESSAY CONTEST

THIS INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST IS AVAILABLE TO HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS.  YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE FORM AT WWW.OPPF.ORG/ESSAY-CONTEST.ASP THE THEME FOR THIS CONTEST IS:  “WHAT ACTIONS CAN YOU TAKE TO PROMOTE SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMBRACE DIVERSITY OF ALL PEOPLE” – ALL ESSAYS NEED TO BE EMAILED TO OMEGALAA561@GMAIL.COM BY OCTOBER 18, 2017.  AWARDS ARE AS FOLLOWS:  1ST PLACE – $200 – 2ND PLACE – $100 – 3RD PLACE $50.00 – FOR MORE INFORMATION YOU CAN SEE YOUR GUIDANCE COUNSELOR.

  1. COMCAST LEADERS AND ACHIEVERS(R) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

THIS PROGRAM FUNDED THROUGH THE COMCAST FOUNDATION, RECOGNIZES HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS FROM COMCAST COMMUNITIES FOR THEIR COMMITMENT TO COMMUNITY SERVICE, ACADEMICS, AND DEMONSTRATED LEADERSHIP.  TO ACKNOWLEDGE THESE ACCOMPLISHMENTS, RECIPIENTS OF THE AWARD WILL RECEIVE A ONE-TIME GRANT OF $1,000.  ONLY ONE STUDENT FROM A HIGH SCHOOL CAN BE NOMINATED TO APPLY FOR THIS AWARD – GO TO GUIDANCE FOR REQUIREMENTS.  ONLINE APPLICATION DEADLINE BY NOVEMBER 30, 2017.  NOMINEES WHO COMPLETE THEIR ONLINE MATERIALS BY OCTOBER 31ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN AN APPLE IPAD.

  1. SENIOR ADVISOR.COM FOURTH ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP

SENIOR ADVISOR.COM IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THEIR 4TH ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY TO GRADUATING SENIORS.  THIS GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP IS OPEN TO STUDENTS ENROLLED IN AN ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE, BACHELOR’S DEGREE OR GRADUATE LEVEL PROGRAM AT AN ACCREDITED 2 YEAR COLLEGE OR A 4 YEAR UNIVERSITY.  THREE $2,000 SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE – DEADLINE IS DECEMBER 31, 2017 – GO TO GUIDANCE FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION.

  1. B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR 2018

TO APPLY FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP GO TO WWW.STUDENTAWARDSEARCH.COM/SCHOLARSHIPS.HTM FOR INFORMATION ABOUT APPLYING.  THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MAY 22, 2018 – AMOUNT OF THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS $1,000.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS GO TO AWARDS@STUDENTAWARDSEARCH.COM

Scholarship Sheet #2

SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #2
AUGUST 21, 2017

4. HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH CONTESTS
GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT AND FIRST LADY ANN SCOTT ANNOUNCED THE 2017 HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH CONTESTS FOR STUDENTS AND EDUCATORS. FLORIDA K-12 STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ESSAY AND ART CONTESTS. PARENT, STUDENTS, TEACHERS AND PRINCIPALS ARE ALSO INVITED TO NOMINATE FULL-TIME, OUTSTANDING EDUCATORS FOR THE HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AWARD. THE THEME OF THIS YEAR’S ESSAY AND ART CONTESTS IS “A RECOGNITION OF THE ROLE OF HISPANIC-AMERICANS IN SHAPING FLORIDA TODAY”. FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION GO TO THE GUIDANCE OFFICE OR YOU CAN GO TO WWW.FLORIDAHISPANICHERITAGE.COM

5. WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS
DANFORTH SCHOLARS PROGRAM SEEK CANDIDATES WHO HAVE DEMONSTRATED LEADERSHIP IN SERVICE, AS WELL AS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE, AND WHO EMBRACE THE CHALLENGES OF A RIGOROUS ACADEMIC CURRICULUM. WHEN A NOMINATION OF THE STUDENT IS RECEIVED, DANFORTH SCHOLARS PROGRAM WILL SEND APPLICATION MATERIAL TO THE STUDENT. AFTER THE APPLICATION DEADLINE, THE SELECTION COMMITTEE, COMPOSED OF UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND FRIENDS WILL BEGIN THE DIFFICULT TASK OF CHOOSING FROM EXTRAORDINARILY GIFTED APPLICANTS. FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION GO TO WWW.DANFORTHSCHOLARS@WUSTL.EDU OR YOU CAN GET INFORMATION IN THE GUIDANCE OFFICE.

6. 2018 PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARDS
THE PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARDS PROGRAM PROVIDES OUR SCHOOL WITH AN OPPORTUNITY TO CELEBRATE THE SPIRIT OF VOLUNTEERISM THROUGHOUT THE STUDENT BODY AND TO RECOGNIZE STUDENTS WHO HAVE DISTINGUISHED THEMSELVES THROUGH COMMUNITY SERVICE.
PROMOTE: ASK ALL OF THE STUDENTS IN OUR SCHOOL WHO HAVE PARTICIPATED IN COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES OVER THE PAST YEAR TO FILL OUT AN ONLINE APPLICATION AT SPIRIT.PRUDENTIAL.COM OR NASSP.ORG/SPIRIT. APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO YOU BY NOVEMBER 7, 2017. SELECT: THEN, OUR SCHOOL CAN SELECT A TOP YOUTH VOLUNTEER FOR STATE-LEVEL HONORS BY CERTIFYING HIS/HER APPLICATION BY NOVEMBER 17, 2017. YOUR SCHOOL’S HONOREE WILL RECEIVE THE PRESIDENT’S VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD (IF HE OR SHE HAS CONTRIBUTED THE MINIMUM NUMBER OF VOLUNTEER HOURS TO QUALIFY), AND WILL BECOME ELIGIBLE TO WIN AN UNRESTRICTED AWARD OF $1,000 OR MORE, A BEAUTIFULLY ENGRAVED MEDALLION, AND AN ALL EXPENSE PAID TRIP WITH A PARENT OR GUARDIAN TO WASHINGTON, D.C., NEXT SPRING FOR FOUR DAYS OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION EVENTS. GO TO GUIDANCE FOR MORE DETAILS OR GO TO WWW.NASSP.ORG

Scholarship Sheet #4

SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #4 

SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

  1. COMCAST LEADERS AND ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 

LAST YEAR, MORE THAN 1000 SCHOLARSHIPS WERE GIVEN TO DIVERSE STUDENTS – SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS ARE 2.8 GPA OR HIGHER, FULL TIME HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR, PLANS TO ATTEND COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY, VOCATIONAL OR TECHNICAL SCHOOL IN THE U.S., DEMONSTRATED LEADERSHIP ABILITIES, COMMITMENT TO COMMUNITY SERVICE.  APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 30, 2017.  YOU CAN ALSO GO TO COMCAST@APPLYISTS.COM

 

  1. RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM

 

THE MISSION OF THE RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM IS TO ADVANCE HIGHER EDUCATION AND IMPROVE THE LIVES OF PUBLIC SERVICE-MINDED AND INTELLECTUALLY GIFTED AFRICAN AMERICANS AND TO ACCELERATE THEIR PROGRESS INTO IMPACTFUL LEADERSHIP ROLES AND OPPORTUNITIES APPLICATION DEADLINES NOVEMBER 1, 2017 – APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY NOVEMBER 1 WILL BE GIVEN EARLY CONSIDERATION FOR THE RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM.  JANUARY 9, 2017 ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JANUARY 9TH TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM.

Scholarship Sheet #6
SCHOLARSHIP SHEET #6
OCTOBER 4, 2017

10. INFO LINKS ON WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SCHOLARSHIPS

HTTP://WWW.REVIEWS.COM/BEST-SCHOLARSHIP-SEARCH-PLATFORMS/#3 WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SCHOLARSHIPS
HTTP://WWW.REVIEWS.COM/BEST-SCHOLARSHIP-SEARCH-PLATFORMS/#4 HOW DO SCHOLARSHIP PLATFORMS WORK
HTTP://WWW.REVIEWS.COM/BEST-SCHOLARSHIP-SEARCH-PLATFORMS/#5 WHAT STUDENTS SHOULD KNOW BEFORE THEY SEARCH FOR A SCHOLARSHIP
HTTP://WWW.REVIEWS.COM/BEST-SCHOLARSHIP-SEARCH-PLATFORMS#7 GUIDE TO APPLYING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS

11. HS SENIOR MARINE SCHOLARSHIPS 2018 – GUMBO LIMBO

THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS FOR A HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR WHO IS PURSUING A DEGREE IN A FIELD RELATING TO MARINE SCIENCE. FRIENDS OF GUMBO LIMBO ARE OFFERING SEVERAL SCHOLARSHIPS, STARTING AT $2,500 – INCLUDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS WHO QUALIFY FOR THE FREE AND REDUCED PRICE SCHOOL MEAL PROGRAM OR ARE FIRST-GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENTS. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS FEBRUARY 9, 2018. GO TO GUIDANCE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

12. STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
DR. PEPPER TUITION GIVEAWAY SCHOLARSHIP
$100,000 – 20 AWARDS (DEADLINE: OCTOBER 18, 2017)

SP SCHOLARSHIP
$10,000 – 10 AWARDS (DEADLINE: OCTOBER 31, 2017)

VIP VOICE SCHOLARSHIPS
$5,000 – 1 AWARD (DEADLINE: OCTOBER 31, 2017)

MARYKNOLL SCHOLARSHIP
$1,000 – 6 AWARDS (DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 10, 2017)

STUDENT PHOTOGRAPHY SCHOLARSHIP
$2,500 – 11 AWARDS (DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 15, 2017)

STYLEMANN YOUNG PROFESSIONALS SCHOLARSHIP
$1,800 – 1 AWARD (DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2017)

SIXT SCHOLARS
$5,000 – 5 AWARDS (DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2017)

HSC HOME WARRANTY SCHOLARSHIP
$2,000 – 1 AWARD (DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2017)

BARBARA LOTZE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR TEACHERS
$2,000 – 5 AWARDS (DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2017)

NATIONAL SPACE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
$10,000 – 1 AWARD (DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2017)

YOU CAN GO TO GUIDANCE OR SEE MRS. GOLEMBE IN RECORDS FOR MORE SPECIFIC INFORMATION ON THE ABOVE SCHOLARSHIPS.

Dear Colleague:

We hope you will encourage your students with outstanding academic records and strong leadership skills to apply for Boston University’s merit-based scholarships.

  • Trustee Scholarship — Boston University’s most prestigious full-tuition scholarship recognizes extraordinary academic performance and leadership ability. Students must submit two additional essays with their application for admission.
  • Presidential Scholarship — This four-year $20,000 scholarship is awarded to students with exceptional academic achievements. No additional application materials are required–all students need to do to be considered is apply for admission by the deadline.

The application deadline for these scholarships is December 1, 2017.

To learn more about the requirements of these scholarships and other merit awards offered by BU, please visit our website.

Best wishes,

John C. McEachern
Director of Admissions

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