The American Legion Oratorical Scholarship

A Constitutional Speech Contest" aims to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States on the part of high school students. Scholarships totaling $6,000 will be awarded to students taking part in the state contest. The state winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship, plus an all expenses paid trip to Indianapolis, Indiana, to compete in the national contest and a part of the $138,000 national scholarship pool. To apply, go to http://www.tennesseelegion.org/index.php?id=111

DEADLINE: January 12, 2019

Air Force ROTC Scholarship

The Air Force ROTC offers an excellent scholarship program for highly qualified and motivated high school seniors. Many of these pay full tuition and all scholarships include a book and tax-free monthly stipend during the academic year. Competition is highly competitive and based on the whole-person concept (i.e., GPA, SAT/ACT scores, demonstrated leadership, athletics & volunteer/community service work). For more information, go to www.afrotc.com

DEADLINE: January 31, 2019

American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship

The purpose of the American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program “a constitutional speech contests” is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciate of the Constitution of the United States among high school students. Other objectives of the contest include the development of leadership qualities, the ability to think and speak clearly and intelligently, and the preparation for acceptance of the duties and responsibilities, rights, and privileges of American citizenship” Application: www.tennesseelegion.org

DEADLINE: January 8, 2019

Heritage Bank Scholarship

ROSSVIEW SENIORS!!!!! The Heritage Bank Scholarship Fund offers a $500 scholarship to 4 Rossview High School Seniors. Applications should be turned to the School Counseling Office. We look for a strong GPA, school involvement and community involvement. This scholarship also features an award banquet dinner for the winner and his/her family in Hopkinsville. Pick up an application in the School Counseling Office.

DEADLINE: January 25, 2019


The APIASF General Scholarship is open to Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) high school and college students who will be enrolling or are currently enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or university as a degree-seeking undergraduate student in the upcoming academic year. There are multiple scholarship opportunities that vary in award amount, number of years, field of study, location, and more. For high school seniors, current college students, and students with GED entering college in Fall 2018. http://www.apiasf.org/scholarships.html

DEADLINE: January 10, 2019

Miss Black Clarksville Pageant Scholarship Program

Two senior females from Rossview will be selected to receive a scholarship for participating in the Miss Black Clarksville Pageant Program beginning January 4. There is a $150 registration fee to participate; however, this is a guaranteed scholarship for 2 RHS students, ranging from $500-$1000. Students must have a minimum 2.8 GPA. Click here for an application or pick up an application in guidance. Applications can be emailed to MBCS323@Gmail.com or turned in at the informational meetings posted on their Facebook page/blog prior to January 4.

Princeton Prize in Race Relations

$1000 and an all expenses paid trip to Princeton University for students in grades 9-12 who have done outstanding work in their school or community to advance race relations. www.princeton.edu/princetonprize

DEADLINE: January 31, 2019

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient. Awards are for undergraduate study and may be used for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program and receive ongoing leadership-development support.https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/

DEADLINE: January 4, 2019

The Coolidge Presidential Scholarship

A full-ride presidential scholarship covering tuition, room, board, and expenses for four- years of undergraduate study at any accredited American university. Any high school junior planning to enroll in college in the fall of 2020 should apply. More information, including the application, is available at www.coolidgescholars.org.

DEADLINE: January 23, 2019 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time

Baer Reintegration Scholarship

This program provides funding for students living with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and schizo-affective disorder. Scholarships are awarded for trade or vocational programs, associate/bachelor/masters degrees. To apply, go to http://www.reintegration.com/2019-application-process/.

DEADLINE: January 18, 2019


Profile In Courage

Any high school students attending a public, private, parochial, or home schools and under the age of twenty are eligible to receive an award in the amount of $10,000. To apply go to https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9681/profile_in_courage_essay_contest_scholarship.php

DEADLINE: January 4, 2018

Ron Brown Scholarships

Any student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Black/African American and are currently a high school senior. Each applicant must demonstrate academic achievement, exhibit leadership ability, participate in community service activities, and have a financial need. To apply, visit https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9535/ron_brown_scholarships_program_scholarship.php

DEADLINE: January 9,2017

AFS Project::Change Scholarship Essay

This scholarship is available to 8th - 12 graders. AFS Project: Change - Win a Scholarship to Volunteer Abroad in 2017. Win a full scholarship to embark on a life- changing experience—designed by you. Submit your idea for a community service project and travel to your top destination and put your vision in action.(www.afsusa.org/study-abroad) Locally, contact Becky Heywood at AFSbecky@comcast.net and 615-473-4389.

DEADLINE: January 12,2017

TN Promise Scholarship

If you applied for the TN Promise by November 1, 2016 and attended the first mandatory meeting on October 21, 2016, you must complete the FAFSA at https://fafsa.ed.gov/ no later than January 17, 2017 in order to remain eligible for the TN Promise Scholarship. The second mandatory meeting will be held on April 13, 2017.

Murray State University Scholarships

Murray State University has numerous academic and leadership scholarship opportunities. To be considered, students must apply online every year.

To apply, go to http://www.murraystate.edu/scholarships.aspx

DEADLINE: January 12, 2017

Founder’s African American JROTC Scholarship

The Founder’s Award Scholarship is offering a $1000 award to a graduating African American Junior Reserve Officer Training Cadet (JROTC) in the Montgomery County / K Christian County School Systems entering a two to four-year accredited college or University ROTC program, having earned a GPA of 3.2. For any questions or comments, contact Chaplin (ret.) Eddie D. Sumbler at (931) 920-6673.

DEADLINE: January 15,2017

Pathable Women in Science

A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a female student going into their freshman year of college or a female student who is currently enrolled in a computer science or computer related degree from an accredited university. Applications can be found on https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14377/pathable_women_in_science_scholarship_scholarship.php

DEADLINE: January 15,2017

LEAP Annual 7 Points Scholarship Essay Contest

A $1000 Scholarship for first place and a $500 Scholarship for second place will be awarded to a CMCSS Senior for submission of a 350-750 word essay on one of the 7 principles of Leadership, Enlightenment, Achievement, Perseverance, Outreach, Responsibility, and Growth. For more information, click here or call 931-614-0440.

DEADLINE: January 31, 2017

The Clarksville Entrepreneur Center

To encourage youth to continue being productive and responsible citizens, A $1000 scholarship is being offered to students who submit an essay with 350-750 words on Business vs. Social Entrepreneur. Entries must be emailed to into@clarksvilleec.org.

DEADLINE: January 31,2017

The “Frank Robinson” Scholarship Award

Any high school senior or college freshman will be rewarded a $500 scholarship. The student must have enrolled in an undergraduate program in an accredited public or independent four year college/university in the next Fall term or forfeit the educational assistance award. Visit the guidance department for more information and for an application.

DEADLINE: January 31,2017