GRHS

Counseling Office

Guidance announcements

* Attention Seniors *


Scholarships with November & December deadlines


Scholarship: P.E.O. Star ScholarshipApplication: Guidance OfficeAmount: $2500Number: VariesDeadline: November 1, 2020Criteria: Minimum GPA of 3.0. Female who exhibits excellence in leadership, extracurricular activities, community service, academics and potential for future success. Must be recommended by local P.E.O. Chapter
Scholarship: Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship CompetitionApplication: www.enf.elks.org/mvs Amount: $60,000/$40,000/$20,000/$16,000/$12,000/$10,000/$8,000/$4000Number: 2/2/2/2/2/4/4/482Deadline: November 15, 2020Criteria: Applicants will be judged on financial need, leadership and scholarship

Scholarship: Hagan Scholarship Foundation Application: Guidance office or www.hsfmo.org Amount: Up to $5000/semesterNumber: VariesDeadline: November 15, 2020Criteria: Minimum GPA of 3.5 Must have scored 23 or higher (composite score) on the ACT. Must enroll in a four year college the first semester after high school. Must work 240 hours in the 12 months prior to start of college.

Scholarship: Martha and Don Romeo ScholarshipApplication: https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/douglas-sarpy/pdfs/4-H/4h-events-martha-and-don-romeo-scholarship-fillable.pdfAmount: $500Number: 2Deadline: December 2, 2020Criteria: Must have exhibited 4-H projects in County or State Fair Minimum GPA of 2.5

Scholarship: AXA Achievement ScholarshipApplication: us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.htmlAmount: $2,000Number: 52Deadline: December 15, 2020Criteria: Student should be well-rounded, committed to making a difference and have demonstrated achievement at a job, sport or extra- curricular activity.

Scholarship: Smith Diversity ScholarshipApplication: https://www.lfsneb.org/smith-diversity-scholarship/Amount: $25,000 for 4-year school, $12,500 for trade schoolNumber: 5Deadline: December 15, 2020Criteria: Be a resident of Nebraska at time of graduation Show financial need *Financial need is defined as a low-income family whose household annual income is less than $65,000 annually Preference will be given to applicants from disadvantaged ethnic backgrounds that do not identify as Caucasian

Scholarship: Nebraska Junior Chamber United States JCI Senate Foundation ScholarshipApplication: Guidance OfficeAmount: $500Number: VariesDeadline: December 31, 2020Criteria: Child, member of, or former member of the Nebraska Junior Chamber