Scholarships

Senior Scholarship Information for 2016-17
 (Updated 4/12/17)

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Scholarship information is listed below in order of their application deadline.  Click on the name of the scholarship to apply or for additional information.  

If you would like a paper copy of any of these scholarship applications, please ask Ms. Katis in GUIDANCE.


Studentscholarships.org:  Multiple scholarships for various amounts.  Click on the link!

Andover Lions Club Scholarship$1,000 (2)                                                                                                DEADLINE: April 14, 2017
> Click on link for details 

N.H.G.M.C. Scholarship: $1,000                                                                                                           DEADLINE: April 14, 2017
>  Must be a resident of NH and a full-time intending performing arts major.  The winning 2017 candidate shall be a graduating New Hampshire high school senior (academic year 2016-2017) and a New Hampshire resident, with plans to major in the Performing Arts as a full-time student.

NH Charitable Foundation Scholarships: $ over $5,000,000 in scholarships!                                    DEADLINE: April 14, 2017
>ScholarshipSource is the Foundation’s single on-line application form that automatically matches students to scholarship opportunities for which applicants 
qualify. This means that students going on to 4-year college, 2-year college or even certificate programs should apply.  This means that students going on to 4-year college, 2-year college or even certificate programs should apply.  Students will need an electronic copy of their high school transcript (it does NOT need to be official); an electronic copy of the FAFSA result with the family EFC and valid email addresses for at least 2 individuals willing to write a recommendation (one of which should NOT be a school official).

Honey Cascio Scholarship:  $1,000                                                                                           DEADLINE: April 15, 2017
>Applicant’s parent or guardian must be a current member of AFT-NH. Winners will need to provide proof of enrollment (continuing or as a new student) for the 2017-18 academic year in order to receive their scholarship check. Click on link for more details.

Franklin NH Elks Lodge #1280 Scholarship$500 (3)                                                                           DEADLINE: April 15, 2017
> NRHS Senior: Fill out application and submit it along with the essay & a transcript to the address on the cover page.

AIA NH Scholarship:  $500-3,000                                                                                                        DEADLINE: April 15, 2017
>Applicant must be a NH resident, currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an undergraduate degree program accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting  Board (NAAB) or attending Keene State College Architecture Undergrad program & students enrolled in the NHTI Architecture Engineering Program. Click on link for more details.

Center for the Arts Scholarship- DANBURY RESIDENTS ONLY: $TBD                                       DEADLINE: April 15, 2017
> Applicants must reside in one of the 12 towns in the Lake Sunapee Region: Andover, Bradford, Danbury, Grantham, New London, Newbury, Newport, Springfield, Sunapee, Sutton, Warner, or Wilmot; Be enrolled in public or private school, or home schooled in grades 7-12; Submit a completed application for a scholarship to help pay for arts-based classes or workshops or any other need related to their particular talent. {See scholarship application};  Seniors must give name of college and letter of acceptance. Seniors must also indicate their area of artistic interest; All students must agree to an interview to be conducted by the Center for the Arts scholarship committee members;  Agree to share with the community a demonstration of his or her work that is related to the scholarship.

Franklin Savings Bank Scholarship:  $Varies                                                                                DEADLINE: April 15, 2017
> For criteria and other details regarding this scholarship, please click on the scholarship title.  

Annie Forts UP Scholarship:  $Varies                                                                                          DEADLINE: April 15, 2017
> Applicants must be pursuing studies in Special Education.  Criteria employed in the selection of scholarship winners are academic achievement, financial need, community involvement and evidence of a strong interest in the field of Special Education as a career.

Franklin Emblem Club #105 Scholarship$450                                                                                    DEADLINE: April 16, 2017
> NRHS Senior: Fill out application and submit it along with the essay & a transcript to the address on the cover page.

UNH APPLICANTS: THE HAMEL SCHOLARS PROGRAM: $Varies                                             DEADLINE:  On Website
> Apply for an undergraduate major at UNH:  The scholarship provides substantial financial support in the form of a yearly scholarship plus special opportunities for academic and co-curricular engagement. The Admissions Office will determine the amount of each award, which is a supplement to any merit or need-based financial aid awards.

JEM Fund ScholarshipOpen to NRHS seniors who are going to pursue a degree in higher education.  Click on the link for details.  DEADLINE:  April 21, 2017 

Bristol Rotary Club Scholarship: $6,000 for a 4yr program                                                  DEADLINE:  April 21, 2017
> You must currently be a full-time student, have attended Newfound Regional High School for the past two (2) years and be a graduating senior. You must attend a four (4) or two (2) year college or school that is an accredited post-secondary school recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, Council for Higher Education (CHEA) or similar agency. You must be a full-time student and maintain a “C” or 2.0 GPA or equivalent while attending post-secondary school. The 2017 Scholarship Award will be six thousand dollars ($6,000.00) for a four (4) year program or three thousand dollars ($3,000.00) for a two (2) year program. The award will be paid out in installments of seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00) per semester. If the recipient does not enter or does not continue to be enrolled full time, the award will be forfeited.  The Bristol Rotary Scholarship Grant must not be offset or diminished by other grants, scholarships or awards that you may be receiving. You will be interviewed by the members of the Bristol Rotary Scholarship Committee

NHEC Foundation Scholarship  $1,500                                                                                         DEADLINE:  April 21, 2017
Student must be a senior in high school as of December 31 of the award year.  Student must be a U.S. Citizen.  Student must be a resident of New Hampshire and be a New Hampshire Electric Co-op member.  Student must be enrolled, or planning to enroll, in an accredited undergraduate educational or training institution (in state or out of state).  Student must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at an educational institution as defined by the Internal Revenue Code (bachelor’s, associate’s or certificate program) at the time of application.  Deadline for applications is typically April of each year.  Please refer to our application guidelines in the download section at right of this page for this year’s deadline.

Lakes Region Board of Realtors Scholarship: $1,500                                                                 DEADLINE:  April 21, 2017
>  Applicant must be a senior intending on pursuing secondary education.  Completed applications should be returned to the GUIDANCE OFFICE.       

NPG 2017 Essay Scholarship Contest: $1,000-$2,000                                                                DEADLINE:  April 21, 2017
Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident;  Must be a senior in high school or a college freshman, sophomore, or junior enrolled in an official undergraduate program of study for the fall 2017 semester; Must be 14 years old or older; Must be currently enrolled in or attending an accredited school within the United States or operated overseas by the U.S. government, for the fall 2017 semester; Must sign and date the Application Form. (A parent or guardian signature is also required for all applicants under 18).

Newfound Area Nursing Association Scholarship: $Varies                                                                            DEADLINE:  April 28, 2017
>   Applicants shall be residents of surrounding communities. Special consideration may be granted for non-residents who are past recipients of the scholarship monies or current NANA employees.  An accredited educational program is one which leads to a formal certification qualifying the individual for entry into the health care field.  The health care field shall be consistent with the health-related efforts of NANA.

Fisher Cats Scholarship:  $2,500 (10)                                                                                                            DEADLINE:  April 30, 2017
Candidates for the Fisher Cats Scholarship must be residents of New Hampshire or Massachusetts who are graduating from high school in 2017. Candidates must be planning to enroll in a four-year degree program or planning to attend a local community college or technical school in the fall.

Cardigan Lodge Scholarship: $Varies                                                                                                             DEADLINE:  May 1, 2017
>  Fill out form and submit required documentation

Jospeh T. Gnerre Memorial Music Scholarship$Varies                                                                               DEADLINE:  May 1, 2017
>  Applicant must be a high school senior in the Lakes Region who will be entering college with a major or minor the field of Music.

Blakeley-Mills Scholarship$Varies                                                                                                         DEADLINE:  May 1, 2017
> For criteria and other details regarding this scholarship, please click on the scholarship title.

Sarah Dow MacGregor Scholarship: $Varies                                                                                               DEADLINE:  May 1, 2017
> For criteria and other details regarding this scholarship, please click on the scholarship title. 

William Grout Scholarship $1,500                                                                                                      DEADLINE:  May 2, 2017
>Click on link for details

Timothy Mahurin- Winter Carnival Scholarship: $250                                                                    DEADLINE:  May 5, 2017
> Click on link for details

John & Eleanor Cordon Scholarship$Varies                                                                                   DEADLINE:  May 5, 2017
> Click on link for details

Edna F. Powers Memorial Scholarship$Varies                                                                                        DEADLINE:  May 15, 2017
Applicants must  be a current member of the Senior class of NRHS and in good academic standing; Be seeking post-secondary education in an accredited two or four year program; Have spent a minimum of three full years enrolled in Danbury Elementary School; Other areas of consideration will include demonstration of financial need as well as community service.

Marine Corps League Scholarship$Varies                                                                                        DEADLINE:  May 15, 2017
>Click on link for more information

Marcus Moulton Memorial Scholarship$500                                                                                 DEADLINE:  May 15, 2017
> This scholarship is open to graduating seniors at Newfound Regional High School. Criteria for the scholarship include acceptance to a college or postsecondary program with an emphasis on auto mechanics and fabrication, visual arts or Fish and Game Conservation Officer. 

Mark A. Richardson Scholarship: $                                                                                                    DEADLINE:  May 16, 2017
> Click on the application form for more details.

Isobel Blodgett Charitable Educational Trust Scholarship:$6,200                                                        DEADLINE:  May 19, 2017
> Applicant must be a graduating senior from Newfound Regional High School who is a resident of Hebron

or Bristol and submit application and attachments by the deadline in order to be considered. 


Bristol Lion's Club Scholarship$500                                                                                                        DEADLINE:  May 19, 2017
> Click on the application form for more details.

Jane Casazza Herman Memorial Scholarship: $Varies                                                                       DEADLINE:  May 19, 2017
> Applicant must be a senior from Newfound Regional High School, who plans to enter the field of education.
For high school seniors to be considered, written confirmation of acceptance to the college or university must be included with the application.  This confirmation must include documentation that the applicant’s major will be education.  All applicants must have at least two recommendations.  Parents and members of the NATA Executive Board, shall not be considered

Ruth S. Joyce Scholarship:  $Varies                                                                       DEADLINE:  May 23, 2017
> Recipient will be male, Must be New Hampton Resident/or have lived on the River Road in Bridgewater, attended NH Elementary School, NMMS, and graduating from NRHS.  See description for more details.

Law Office of Manning & Zimmerman Scholarship$1,000                                                                         DEADLINE:  June 1, 2017

> The Law Office of Manning & Zimmerman, PLLC is pleased to award $1,000 scholarships to two New Hampshire high school students who plan to pursue any type of secondary education or vocational/technical school (in-state or out-of-state). The students who submit the best video or written essay on the following topic will be selected as the recipients of the 2017 Manning & Zimmerman 7th Amendment ScholarshipsWhy does the 7th Amendment to the United States Constitution matter to our system of civil justice? We have two goals with these scholarships: Administer financial aid to New Hampshire students. Direct attention to the 7th Amendment and its role in the American system of civil justice. How to enter: Record a video of up to two minutes discussing the importance of the 7th amendment and why it matters to the United States Constitution and our system of civil justice. Publish the video to your YouTube channel. Title the video Manning and Zimmerman Scholarship Entry and include this link: www.manningzimmermanlaw.com/scholarships in the description. Share your video on Manning & Zimmerman’s Facebook page and on your own Facebook page.

 Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship: $1,000                                                                     DEADLINE:  June 1, 2017
> Scholarship is limited to high school seniors in the US pursuing a fashion related degree program at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Fashion related fields include, but are not limited to, the following programs: Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising, Fashion Marketing, Fashion Management, Fashion Retailing 

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship :  $1,000                                                               DEADLINE:  June 1, 2017
Scholarships will be awarded to a high school senior who intends to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college; Has a demonstrable record of academic success; Has a passion and drive for an animation and/or design related career.

OMBAR Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship:$1,000                                                            DEADLINE:  June 1, 2017
Scholarships will be awarded to a high school senior who intends to pursue a business related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college; Has a demonstrable record of academic success; Has a passion and drive for a business career

Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship: Multiple Amounts                                            1st DEADLINE: October 2, 2017
>Students whose senior year of high school is the 2017–2018 academic year, graduating with the class of 2018.  Students who have at least a “B” grade average (3.0 GPA) during grades 9, 10, and 11. Students who participate in at least one of 47 Wendy's High School Heisman recognized sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee or the National Federation of State High School Associations.  Students who have participated in volunteer service, community involvement or leadership within his/her school or community. 

Good luck!