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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

College Jumpstart Scholarship

Deadline: 10/17/18

Award: $1000

More Information: http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/home/2018/4/19/fall-2018-scholarship-is-open.html

4-H Youth in Action Awards

Deadline: 10/22/18

Award: $5000

More Information: https://4-h.org/parents/4-h-youth-in-action-awards/#!overview

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans

Deadline: 10/25/18

Award: Varies $6,000 - $25,000

More Information: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/

09_Horatio.pdf

Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Deadline: 10/31/18

Award: Varies

More Information: https://https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/

Kidguard for Education Scholarship Program

Deadline: 10/31/18

Award: $500-$1000

More Information: https://www.kidguard.com/nonprofits/high-school-scholarship/

No Place Like Home Scholarship

Deadline: 10/31/18

Award: 5- $1000 scholarships

More Information: https://www.invitationhomes.com/theres-no-place-like-home-scholarships/

Projector Lamps Annual Scholarship

Deadline: 10/31/18

Award: $500

More Information: https://www.myprojectorlamps.com/scholarships.html

Max4Kids Scholarship

Deadline: Account must be opened by 11/2/18 other materials must be submitted by 2/15/19

Award: $5000

More Information: Applications are available in Mrs. B's office

Aspirations in Computing for Women

Deadline: 11/5/18

Award: $500- 391 awards available

More Information: https://www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school

Montgomery County Farmers Federation

Deadline: 12/1/18

Award: Not Specified

More Information: Contact Jane Russell (JTRussell6@yahoo.com)

09_MGM Farmers.pdf

North American Van Lines 2019 Scholarship

Deadline: 12/15/18

Award: $1000- 5 awards

More Information: https://www.northamerican.com/scholarship

Linley Heflin Scholarships

Deadline: 12/31/18

Award: $3000-$5000

More Information: http://www.linlyheflin.org/scholarship-information/

Laski Plus Scholarship

Deadline: 12/17/18

Award: $2500

More Information: https://www.lasikplus.com/scholarship

Getting Real about Distracted Driving Scholarship

Deadline: 12/31/18 & 5/31/18

Award: $1000 (twice/year)

More Information: https://comedydefensivedriving.com/scholarships

Don't Wait to Reach your Potential Scholarship

Deadline: 1/4/19

Award: $5000

More Information: http://potentialmagazine.com/college-scholarships/alabama-scholarship-signup

Smith Scholarship Application

Deadline: 1/7/19

Award: Varies

More Information: www.smithscholarships.com

SmithScholarship 2.pdf
Smith Scholarship1.pdf

Washington Crossing Foundation

Deadline: 1/15/19

Award: $1000 - $5000

More Information: http://www.gwcf.org/AppDownload.html

Ayn Rand's Anthem, Fountain Head, and Atlas Shrugged

Deadline: 1/15/19 & 4/25/19

Award: 200+ award totaling $70,000

More Information: https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests

10 Word or Less Scholarship

Deadline: 1/31/19

Award: $500

More Information: https://studentscholarships.org/easy.php#sthash.gDvGM5Ed.UXWOjCzx.dpbs

We The Student Essay Contest

Deadline: 2/14/18

Award: Varies- totaling $25,000

More Information: https://billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/scholarship/

Rover Scholarship

Deadline: 5/1/19

Award: $2500

More Information: https://www.rover.com/college-scholarship/

Do-Over Scholarship

Deadline: 6-30-19

Award: $1500

More Information: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/do-over-scholarship