MCPS Guidance

SCholarship Search Engines

There are hundreds of non-merit-based scholarships available. These are good resources to begin your search. Once you have a good selection of scholarships, bring them to Mrs. B to review. She can help you organize and sort through the applications.

Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines

LOCAL (Montgomery Area) Scholarships

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes

Deadline: None. Enter online once during each entry period.

Award: $500

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30 winners are chose at random every 2 weeks beginning around the end of October 2017 through May 2018.

Jackson Foundation (LOCAL)

Deadline: April 20, 2018

Award: 10- $1,000 awards

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Jackson Scholarship.pdf

Dave Ramsey- Financial Literacy Scholarship

Deadline: April 6-25, 2018

Award: Up to $10,000

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Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship

Deadline: June 14, 2018

Award: Various

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Horatio Alger Career and Tech Scholarhship.pdf

Montgomery Area Military Officers Scholarship Foundation (LOCAL)

Deadline: May 1, 2018- there are several pieces to the application, it will need to be started weeks before the deadline.

Award: Not Specified

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Driver Safety Scholarship Program

Deadline: April 13, 2018

Award: $4,200 in total prizes

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Spillers Law Firm Scholarship

Deadline: April 29, 2018

Award: $1000

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*based primarily on need but does not exclude academic achievements*

Gear We Are Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2017

Award: $1500

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Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2018

Award: $1000

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*Must be a current or former athlete at the high school or college level.

*Must be a current college student or high school senior entering college

MG Law Scholarship

Deadline; July 1, 2018

Award: $1000

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Nancy Cavey Law Firm Scholarship

Deadline: August 1, 2018

Award: $1000


Make me laugh scholarship

Deadline: August 31, 2017

Award: $1000

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