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2019-2020-Scholarship-for-Scholars.pdf

RED SOX - MOST VALUABLE EDUCATOR

Deadline: varies

Criteria: Complete form to nominate your most valuable educator (teacher, principal, librarian, coach or any school employee) who makes an effort to ensure that every child has the benefit of a great school. You and your nominee could win tickets to an upcoming Saturday Red Sox Game.

Website: www.mlb.com/redsox/community/programs/most-valuable-educator


Community Colleges of NH Scholarships

Deadline: varies

Amount: varies

Criteria: Planning on attending one of the community colleges in NH? Complete your FAFSA and check out the website below for available scholarships. Scholarships change on a regular basis, so check often. Click on the "Scholarship" link on the left of the webpage to see available scholarships.

Website: https://ccsnh.awardspring.com/


NH Charitable Foundation Scholarships (Applications open 2/1/2020)

Deadline: varies

Amount: varies

Criteria: Several scholarships available for students pursuing certificates, Associate's , Bachelors and Master's/PHD degrees

Website: www.nhcf.org/how-can-we-help-you/apply-for-a-scholarship/


College Board Scholarships for the Class of 2020

Deadline: varies

Amount: varies

Criteria: NEW @CollegeBoard #OpportunityScholarships give students the chance to earn $ for each of these tasks.

☑ Build a college list ($500)

☑ Practice for the SAT ($1,000)

☑ Improve your SAT score ($2,000)

☑ Strengthen your college list ($500)

☑ Complete the @FAFSA ($1,000)

☑ Apply to colleges ($40,000)

Website: www.cb.org/opportunity


Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (grades 7 through 12) various awards

Deadline: varies

Amount: varies

Criteria: Through the Scholastic Awards, teens in grades 7–12 from public, private, or home schools can apply in 29 categories of art and writing for their chance to earn scholarships and have their works exhibited and published.

Website: https://www.artandwriting.org/


NH College & University Council (multiple scholarships)

scroll down webpage and click on PDF's

Deadline: varies

Amount: varies

Criteria: Scholarships lists available for the following:

  • African-American students
  • Native American students
  • Asian American students
  • Hispanic students
  • Low Income students
  • Students with disabilities
  • LGBT students
  • Women

Website: http://www.nhcuc.org/?s=+scholarship&Submit=Search%21


Nurse Assistant Training Scholarships in conjunction with the RED CROSS

Deadline: NONE

Amount: $1000.00

Criteria:

  • New Hampshire residents
  • First time attending a post-secondary or college program
  • Must have completed high school or equivalency within the last three years
  • No felonies or second or subsequent drug or alcohol related misdemeanors on record
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Website:

Attendance at our one of our free weekly information sessions is the first step. At that session, potential students hear about nurse assistant training, program requirements and costs, and opportunities for financial assistance. To apply for a Governor’s Scholarship, the scholarship application must be completed and submitted with supporting documentation to demonstrate eligibility. The American Red Cross runs a NH criminal background check on all potential students prior to admission to the NAT program. This is completed at no cost to the applicant.

Please contact Stacey Venne at Stacey.Venne@RedCross.org or at 603-225-6697, ext. 215 to refer an employee or find out more details.


Empire Beauty School Scholarships

Deadline: NONE

Amount: $500.00

Criteria: Available at all times in Registrar's Office

Website:


Student Organization Multiple Scholarships (including 4H, Red Cross, Key Club, Boy & Girl Scouts, FCCLA, FBLA, & others)

Deadline: Varies

Amount: Varies

Criteria: several scholarships available for high school seniors and college students pursuing all types of programs

Website: https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarship-directory/student-organization


FFA Multiple Scholarships (including Ford, Chevy, John Deere, Toyota & Firestone)

Deadline: Varies

Amount: Varies

Criteria: several scholarships available for high school seniors and college students pursuing all types of programs

Website: https://www.ffa.org/localengagement/scholarships/


Verto Education - (earn college credit freshman year while studying abroad)

Deadline: rolling applications

Amount: varies

Criteria: Apply to Verto and partner university simultaneously through a single common application. Accepted students are guaranteed enrollment for second semester freshman year or first semester sophomore year based on your preference after studying abroad freshman semester/year.

Website: https://vertoeducation.org/


Wace Scholarship Partners

Deadline: Varies

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Attending one of the co-op colleges (Clarkson, Drexel, Merrimack College, RIT, SUNY Oswego, University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, UMass Lowell, Wentworth Institute of Technology)

Website: Wace Scholarship Partners


Varsity Tutors Scholarships (open to students 16 years & older)

Deadline: Varies

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Short Essays. Multiple chances to enter and win.

Website: www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship


MONTHLY

OCTOBER 2019

American Muscle Automotive Scholarships

Deadline: 10/15/2019

Amount: $2,000 (4 awards)

Criteria: Those students who have exceptional drive and ambition should submit a 700-1500 word essay to scholarships@americanmuscle.com telling us who you are and how you plan on using your automotive education to incite positive change and innovation within the custom car industry. All entries must be submitted as a PDF or Microsoft Word document to be eligible for consideration and must also be accompanied by proof of current enrollment in an accredited United States college or university.

Website: www.americanmuscle.com/scholarships.html


Horatio Alger Scholarships

Deadline: October 25, 2019

Amount: $25,000.00 (106 scholarships given)

Criteria:

To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger National Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2019 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
  • Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and
  • Be a United States citizen

Website: scholars.horatioalger.org


Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship (ages 13 +)

Deadline: 10/31/2019

Amount: $2,000

Criteria: Submit an online written response to the question:

"Imagine that your high school or college has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies, including where you’d hide and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive." (250 words or less)

Website: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/zombie-apocalypse-scholarship


Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Deadline: 10/31/2019

Amount: $25,000 (150 awards)

Criteria: Current high school seniors.

Website: www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/


KidGuard High School Scholarship (grades 9-12)

Deadline: 10/31/2019

Amount: varies (multiple awards)

Criteria: Entry shall follow or be related to KidGuard’s mission and chosen topic. The topics of interest includes the following but are not limited to: - Children & Teens Online Safety - Cyberbullying - Online Predators - Social Media Use & Body Shaming - Social Media & Self Doubt - Social Media Addiction and/or Isolation - Online Gaming Dangers/Safety - And topics YOU think are more important but related to the issues above*)

Website: www.kidguard.com/nonprofits/high-school-scholarship/


NOVEMBER 2019

National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in Computing

Deadline: November 5, 2019

Amount: Varies

Criteria: 9th-12th grade students who self-identify as women

Website: https://www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school



University of NH GRANITE GUARANTEE (free 4 year tuition)

***(does not include housing and dining expenses)***

Deadline: EARLY ACTION November 15, 2019 Regular deadline: February 1, 2020

Amount: Varies (renewable for 4 years)

Criteria: MUST MEET ALL THREE CRITERIA 1. NH Resident 2. Entering first year of college 3. Eligible for federal Pell Grant (www2.ed.gov)

Website: https://www.unh.edu/main/granite-guarantee


Prudential Spirit of the Community Award

Deadline: November 15, 2019

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Grades 5 through 12 50 hours of community service for ages 10 -15, minimum of 100 hours for ages 16 +

Website: https://spirit.prudential.com/about/program-overview


Penn State Poetry Contest

Deadline: November 15, 2019

Amount: $300, $200, $100

Criteria: Open to grades 9 through 12

Website: behrend.psu.edu/school-of-humanities-social-sciences/programs-events/lake-effect-high-school-poetry-competition


Elks Most Valuable Student Competition

Deadline: November 15, 2019

Amount: $50,000 (500 awards)

Criteria: High School Seniors. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.

Website: www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm


DECEMBER 2019

M.I.A.S.P (Mental Illness Awareness and Suicide Prevention) Eddie Chambers Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2019

Amount: $1,500.00

Criteria: Planning to major in psychiatry, psychology, social work or behavioral science, one letter of recommendation, at least 20 hours of community service.

Website: MIASP


Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers of Physics Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2019

Amount: $2,000 (10 awards)

Criteria: Pursuing, or planning to pursue, a course of study leading toward a career in physics teaching in the high schools.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9561/barbara_lotze_scholarships_for_future_teachers_scholarship.php#sthash.tj9QAzPY.dpbs


Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Education Scholarships

Deadline: December 1, 2019

Amount: multiple awards

Criteria:

Website: lambergoodnow.com/scholarships/#college

Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship

Deadline: December 6, 2019

Amount: $2500 (over 800 awards) A select number of awardees will be chosen as recipients of a Founder’s Award. These scholarship winners will receive awards in excess of $2,500.

Criteria:

  • Have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity and leadership
  • Be enrolled as a high school senior
  • Reside in a community served by Comcast and/or participating NBCUniversal or Telemundo markets. Please enter zip code below to confirm eligibility
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university or vocational-technical college in the United States for the entire 2020 – 2021 academic year
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent)
  • Demonstrate financial need

Website: learnmore.scholarsapply.org/leadersandachievers/


Science Ambassador Scholarship for Women

(The Science Ambassador Scholarship is a full–tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math.)

Deadline: December 9, 2019

Amount: $40,000

Criteria: To apply, film a three–minute video of yourself explaining a STEM topic you're passionate about.

A mini–lecture, not a personal statement. Pretend you're a lecturer speaking to a class. Teach us something.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14669/science_ambassador_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.CNhzBYiE.dpbs


Burger King Scholarship

Deadline: December 15, 2019 (opens 10/15/19)

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Class of 2020, grades and community service

Website: https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/

Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship

Deadline: December 15, 2019

Amount: $1,000

Criteria: Class of 2020 gamer who enjoys the Final Fantasy game franchise. Brief essay explaining your relationship and lessons learned from playing Final Fantasy.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14921/final_fantasy_fan_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.bJ3bsmBm.dpbs

AXA Achievers Scholarship

Deadline: December 15, 2019

Amount: $10,000 (1 state winner)

Criteria: Class of 2020

Website: us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html


Foundation for Individual Rights (FIRE) Free Speech Essay Contest (Class of 2019 &2020)

Deadline: Dec 31, 2019

Amount: varies from $1,000 to $10,000

Criteria: Watch short videos on their website then write an 800-1,000 word essay on the topic: "Drawing on the videos and any other resources available on FIRE’s website, explain in 800-1000 words why free speech is so important to higher education, and why censorship undermines the ideals of liberal education and a free society. "

Website: www.thefire.org/resources/high-school-network/essay-contest/


Illustrators of the Future Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2019

Amount: $5,000 (4 awards)

Criteria: Amateur artist who has not been professionally published and paid.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10032/illustrators_of_the_future_scholarship.php#sthash.wTuJYEYW.dpbs


Bullying Prevention Scholarship (Class of 2020)

Deadline: Dec 31, 2019

Amount: $1,000

Criteria: A 750 word essay on the following topic: Discuss how you or someone you know has worked to reduce bullying in your community or school. How was this achieved and how can these methods be applied to larger scale situations?

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15023/bullying_prevention_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.Uf9w7Wjr.dpbs


Semper Fidelis All-American Program (Class of 2021)

Deadline: Dec 31, 2019

Amount: No monetary scholarship, but includes travel to Washington DC

Criteria: (Students can nominate themselves)

  • Be a Junior in High School
  • Have a 3.5 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
  • Be active in community service
  • Play a competitive team sport
  • Hold a student or community leadership position

Website: https://sfaap.marines.com/


JANUARY 2020

GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Deadline: January 3, 2020

Amount: $40,000 (20 awards)

Criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Demonstrate attributes of leadership, drive integrity and citizenship at school, your workplace and community.

Website: www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/


Foot Locker Scholar Athletes

Deadline: January 3, 2020

Amount: $20,000 (20 awards)

Criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Involved in high school, intramural or community based sports.

Website: footlocker.smapply.io/prog/athletes/


Ron Brown Scholarship Program (Class of 2020)

Deadline: January 9, 2020

Amount: $40,000 (10 awards)

Criteria: African-American students. Academic excellence, leadership, community service, financial need.

Website: www.ronbrown.org/section/apply/eligibility-requirements


Mensa Education Essay Contest (multiple scholarships available)

Deadline: January 15, 2020

Amount: over 450 $2500 scholarships-do not need to be a member of MENSA

Criteria: Class of 2020 - short essay Emphasis in judging will be placed on a goal statement that includes specific information on experience or steps taken toward the goal, persuasiveness (e.g., how your past achievements/experiences and your future planning increase the probability of reaching your goal), why you think that you will succeed, and also grammar, spelling, and punctuation.

Website: www.mensafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/


RED SOX SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: January 17, 2020

Amount: $1000 (70 awards)

Criteria: Class of 2020 who will attend a two or four year college in Fall 2020. Academic Performance, Community Service and Financial Need

USE PROMO CODE: NHME2020

Website: www.redsoxfoundation.org/servicescholarships



JKF Profiles in Courage Essay Contest (open to grades 9 through 12)

Deadline: January 17, 2020

Amount: $10,000 $3,000, $1,000 (5 winners), $100 (8 winners)

Criteria: Write an essay that demonstrates an understanding of political courage as described iby John F. Kennedy in Profiles in Courage.

Website: www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest

NH JUNIOR CHAMBER INTERNATIONAL (JCI) SENATE SCHOLARSHIP

Deadline: January 24, 2020

Amount: $varies (twenty five scholarships available)

Criteria: Class of 2020 Based on scholastic ability, extracurricular activites, neatness, financial need and correctly following directions on the application. Print application and print (not cursive) your information. Letter of recommendation and short essay required. Small headshot photo must be included.

Website: www.usjcisenate.org/scholarship-program


FEBRUARY 2020

Chris Antonelli New England Scholarship

Deadline: February 1, 2020

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Students who wish to pursue careers working with persons with intellectual disabilities.

Website: www.uctne.org/applications/



UCT Heaston Scholarship (multiple awards available)

Deadline: February 1, 2020

Amount: Varies

Criteria: A major criterion for the scholarships is for applicants to show evidence of hard work and overcoming obstacles to achieve their goals. Applicants will need to discuss their academic careers and extracurricular activities, and provide examples of hard work, challenges they have had to face, and persistence in the face of adversity. Additionally, we require examples of commitment to community service. Top consideration will be given to students wishing to pursue an education degree in order to teach special needs students, but applicants entering other degree programs are encouraged to apply.

Website: www.uctne.org/applications/



Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: February 1, 2020

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Minority graduating with the Class of 2020

Website: http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/



NH State DAR Harriet Gray Partington Scholarship (Class of 2020 going to technical school or community college).

Deadline: February 1, 2020

Amount: $1,000

Criteria: Community service and scholastic achievement

Website: NH DAR Partington



NH State Organization Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship

Deadline: February 1, 2020

Amount: $1200

Criteria: Class of 2020, community service, character and academic achievement.

Website: NH State DAR



Hispanic Scholarship Fund (High School and College Students)

Deadline: February 15, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: High School seniors: Hispanic decent, 3.0 GPA, all majors accepted (emphasis on STEM related fields)

College Students: Hispanic decent, 2.5 GPA, all majors accepted (emphasis on STEM related fields)

Website: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship


Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships (DAR.org)

Deadline: February 15, 2020

Amount: $varies

Criteria: Scholarships available for students planning to major in: NURSING, MUSIC, OCCUPATIONAL/PHYSICAL THERAPY, ENGLISH, MATH, SCIENCE, HISTORY, HORTICULTURE

Website: dar.academicworks.com/


Information Cybersecurity Scholarships

Deadline: February 17, 2020

Amount: $1,000 - $5,000 (20 scholarships)

Criteria: High school seniors planning to major in cybersecurity or information assurance. Must have a 3.3 GPA

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13484/information_security_undergraduate_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.5BDHwJRS.dpbs


Simon Mall Youth Foundations Scholarship

Deadline: February 19, 2020

Amount: $varies

Criteria: see website

Website: https://syf.org/scholarships/


Scholarships for Military Children

Deadline: February 24, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: High School Seniors or current college students enrolled in 4 year program. Dependent, unmarried children of active duty/reserve/guard personnel or retired military, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty.

Website: http://www.militaryscholar.org



American Legion Oratorical Contest ( open to grades 9 - 12)

Deadline: District contests will be completed by February 28 , 2020

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Open to grades 9 through 12 See assigned topics https://www.legion.org/oratorical/topics

Website: www.legion.org/oratorical


MARCH 2020

Skrungloo Farm Inc Student Aid Program Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2020

Amount: multiple scholarships available

Criteria: Financial need, Academic Merit, Community Service, School Activities and Work Experience. Eligible for students attending 2-year, 4-year or vocational schools.

Website: Skrungloo 2020

SEG Scholarships for Geophysics

Deadline: March 1, 2020

Amount: multiple scholarships available

Criteria: Financial need, Academic Merit. Pursuing a college degree directed toward a career in applied geophysics

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9766/seg_scholarships_scholarship.php

Microsoft DisAbility Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2020

Amount: multiple scholarships available (10 awards of $2,000)

Criteria: Current high school senior living with a disability (as defined by WHO) whether that be visual, hearing, mobility, cognitive, speech or other disability. Declare an approved major in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, law, business, or a related field (e.g. paralegal, pre-law, finance, business administration, or marketing). Can be attending a two or four year school.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12198/microsoft_disability_scholarship_scholarship.php

American Chemical Society Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2020

Amount: $5,000 (350 awards)

Criteria: Minority student (African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian) Intend to major or already major in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, chemical technology, or another chemistry-related science AND plant to pursue a career in a chemistry-related science as well. Must have a 3.0 in Chemistry field.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9137/american_chemical_society_scholars_program.php#sthash.MDOQVZJP.dpbs


Magnify Voices Film & Writing Contest (grades 5 through 12)

Deadline: March 6, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: Magnify your voice, raise awareness about mental health and help other young people across New Hampshire.

* Create a short film (2 minutes or less)

* Write an essay or poem (1000 words or less)

* Design another medium of expression such as a painting, song, or sculpture


Website: www.magnifyvoices.org


Doodle for Google Scholarship (grades K-12)

Deadline: March 13, 2020

Amount: varies (up to $30,000)

Criteria: Create a Google Doodle with the theme "What does kindness mean to you?" See website for details on how to submit your doodle.

Website: doodles.google.com/d4g/how-it-works/


Unitil STEM Scholarship

Deadline: March 14, 2020

Amount: $5000 ( 5 awards)

Criteria: Majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math. The Unitil Scholarship Committee will base its decision for awarding scholarships on a combination of factors including academic merit, financial need, other scholarships awarded, outside student activities and other relevant factors, such as the number of hours worked outside of class during the school year.

Website: https://unitil.com/our-community/unitil-scholarship-fund


SAE - Scholarships for Engineering (high school seniors and college students)

Deadline: March 15, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: SAE scholarships assist in developing the future engineering workforce by helping students achieve their dreams of becoming an engineer. See website for details.

Website: https://www.sae.org/participate/scholarships


Beyond the Boroughs Scholarships

Deadline: March 15, 2020

Amount: varies up to $20,000

Criteria:

  • Acceptance to an accredited four-year college, university, or equivalent
  • Low income household
  • G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher
  • Involvement in an extra-curricular activity or work
  • Completion of full application including a completed Student Aid Report from the FAFSA or the CSS Profile

Website: www.beyondtheboroughs.org/the-scholarship/scholarship-requirements/


Destination College Speech Contest (NHHEAF Network)

Deadline: March 20, 2020

Amount: $1,000

Criteria: Submit a three to five (3 to 5) minute speech for our DC Speech Contest. By submitting this short narrative about your path to college and navigating the college admissions process.

Website: nhheaf.org/dc-speech.asp


New England Newspaper Association Journalism Scholarship (high school seniors & college students)

Deadline: March 27, 2020

Amount: $1000 (multiple awards)

Criteria: Majoring in journalism

Website: http://www.nenpa.com/students/scholarships/



NH Water Pollution Control Association Scholarship

Deadline: March 29, 2020

Amount: $1,000

Criteria: Class of 2020 Intent to major in Water Pollution Control, Environmental Science, Engineering or Chemistry. Must include one letter of reference. See website under "committees".

Website: www.nhwpca.org/scholarship/


NH Land Surveyors Foundation Moran Family Scholarship (seniors and college students)

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: High School seniors: Financial need and the likelihood of entering the surveying or related field

College students: Majoring in surveying, civil engineering or forestry

Website: http://nhlsa.org/index.php


Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Amount: $3500 (40 awards)

Criteria: Childhood cancer survivor who has demonstrated the ability to overcome the difficult challenges of cancer with determination and motivation.

Website: Beyondthecure


APRIL 2020

General Federation of Woman's Club Scholarship (two separate scholarships available)

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: $2000 each

Criteria: Gen Fed Scholarship: community service, academics, financial need, leadership (anyone can apply)

Arnold Scholarship: FEMALE senior attending a NH college

Website: GenFedWomensClub

Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship (High School & College Students)

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: financial need (family income less than $65K), academic achievement and commitment to public service

Website: http://www.naacpldf.org/herbert-lehman-education-fund-scholarship


Julia T. Pingree Student Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: $1,000 (two awards)

Criteria: Intent to major in a business-related field. Must have completed four or more courses in the following areas: Computer/Technology, Accounting, Financial Literacy, Marketing, Business, Business Law, Business Communication, Economics, Probability/Stats.

Website: www.nhaeop.org



UNH Manchester - Biotechnology major Millyard Scholars Program

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: $5,000 to $15,000 per year

Criteria: The Millyard Scholars Program prepares students for careers in the high-demand field of biotechnology. Millyard Scholars will have access to research projects and internship opportunities with regenerative medicine industry experts like Dean Kamen, as well as scholarships ranging from $5000 to $15000 a year.

Website: https://manchester.unh.edu/millyard-scholars-program


League of NH Craftsmen Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: $1,000

Criteria: Pursuing an education in craft related studies.

Website: https://www.nhcrafts.org/scholarship-grant-information/high-school-senior-craft-education-scholarship/


Frame My Future Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: $5,000 $1,000 and $500

Criteria: Class of 2020 Submit a jpeg and 500 word essay which describes "How you will frame your future." See website for examples.

Website: https://www.diplomaframe.com/contests/frame-my-future-scholarship-2018.aspx


Women in Technology Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Amount: $2500 (10 awards)

Criteria: Accepted to a two or four year college and planning a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems or another closely related field.

Website: www.trustvip.com/company/community-service-and-support/


NH Association of Broadcasters Scholarship

Deadline: April 3, 2020

Amount: $2500 Student Broadcaster Scholarship & $5000 Al Sprague Memorial Scholarship

Criteria: Majoring in a field related to over-the-air broadcasting.

Website: NHAB 2020


NH Road Agents Association Scholarship

(Pembroke seniors or college student whose parent is a member of the road agency-see list of agency companies)

Deadline: April 10, 2020

Amount: $1200 (two scholarships)

Criteria: top 25% of class, 2.5 GPA, recommendation letter, transcript, short essay

Website: NH Road Agents 2020


Manchester Choral Society Scholarship (Hooksett students)

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Amount: $1000

Criteria: Intended course study leading to a career in music

Website: www.mcsnh.org/mcs-scholarship.html



National Dairy Shrine Scholarships

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Amount: $3,000 (42 awards)

Criteria: Majoring in the dairy industry or other agricultural related field.

Website: NDS



Verplank Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Amount: multiple up to $10,000

Criteria: Senior athlete with diagnosis of diabetes and maintained 3.0 GPA.

Website: verplankfoundation.com/scholarships/



Greater Manchester Black Scholarship Foundation

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Amount: $varies, multiple awards

Criteria: (no student will be excluded on the basis of race, color, creed, origin or sex) Financial need, academic performance and/or promise

Website: Greater Manchester Black


Law Office of Manning & Zimmerman Scholarship

Deadline: April 15,2020

Amount: $1000 (two awards, one for essay and one for video)

Criteria: Write an essay (max 750 words) or create a video that best addresses the questions:

1. How significant is distracted driving in your peer group and describe the problem as you see it?

2. What can be done to reduce or eliminate distracted driving to make our roadways safer?

Website: www.mzlawnh.com/scholarships


WE THE STUDENTS ESSAY CONTEST (ages 14 to 19)

Deadline: April 15, 2020

Amount: National Grand Prize – $7500 (plus a scholarship to Constitutional Academy)

Runners Up – Five at $1,500 each

Honorable Mention – Eight at $500 each

Criteria: Essay: What does civil discourse mean to you? See website for criteria.

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


Capital Region Board of Realtors-Ken Levesque Scholarship

Deadline: April 17, 2020

Amount: $500 multiple awards

Criteria: essay, one letter of recommendation, transcript, volunteerism

Website: CRBRLevesque


NH Charitable Foundation Scholarships (Applications open 2/1/2020)

Deadline: 4/17/2020 for students applying for 4 year Bachelor's Degrees

6/15/2020 for students applying for 2 year Associates Degrees

Amount: varies

Criteria: Several scholarships available for students pursuing certificates, Associate's , Bachelors and Master's/PHD degrees

Website: www.nhcf.org/how-can-we-help-you/apply-for-a-scholarship/


Epsom-Chichester Lions Club Grant (seniors & college students)

Deadline: April 20, 2020

Amount: $500

Criteria: Epsom and Chichester students only.

Website: Epsom Chichester Lions Club


Student View Scholarship Program

Deadline: April 22, 2020

Amount: varies (ranging from $500 to $5,000)

Criteria: Complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. Scholarships awarded via a random drawing. Available to seniors applying to 4-year, 2-year and career schools.

Website: http://www.student-view.com


Pembroke Trustees Scholarship (seniors & undergraduate alumni)

Deadline: April 24, 2020

Amount: multiple awards

Criteria: Complete application and attach necessary documentation. DO NOT include entire FAFSA, only page showing EFC (expected family contribution).

Website: PA Trustees 20

** FEEL FREE TO EMAIL YOUR PDF APPLICATION TO: mdemchak@sau53.org


NH Housing Authority Romano & Kelley Memorial Grants

Deadline: April 24, 2020

Amount: varies (ranging from $500 to $1500)

Criteria: Available to seniors receiving assistance from NH Housing Authority

Website: nhhac


Concord Hospital Trust Scholarship (seniors and college undergrads)

Deadline: April 24, 2020

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Majoring in nursing or allied health fields.

Website: https://giveto.concordhospital.org/stewardship/scholarship-fund


NH Electric Co-Op Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: April 27, 2020 Deadline Extended till June 1, 2020

Amount: $1500 SIX scholarships awarded

Criteria: parent must be a member of the NH Electric Co-Op, ( student can be accepted to 4-year, 2-year or certificate program)

Website: https://www.nhec.com/nhec-foundation/nhec-foundation-grant-application/


American Culinary Federation Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: see website for more details

Website: www.acfchefs.org/ACF/Education/Scholarships/ACF/Education/Scholarships/


American Society of Civil Engineers Scholarship

Deadline: 4/30/2020

Amount: $1,000 (multiple awards)

Criteria: Several scholarships available for students pursuing degrees in any type of Engineering. References, transcript.

Website: www.ascenh.org/resources


MAY 2020

American Legion Scholarships (several scholarships available)

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: See each scholarship for individual requirements.

Website: Legion Scholarships


Raymond K. Conley Memorial Scholarship (seniors)

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Amount: $2,000

Criteria: Senior accepted to a two or four year college/university majoring in Physical or Mental Rehabilitation area (rehabilitation science, psychology, occupational therapy, or music therapy) to improve people’s well-being could apply.

Website: https://legionnh.org/view/document/raymond_k._conley_memorial_scholarship.pdf


NHTM Mathematics Education Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Amount: $1000

Criteria: Majoring in Elementary Education or Middle or High School Mathematics (click on Awards & Scholarships on the following link)

Website: NHTM Math


Pembroke Woman's Club Scholarship (Pembroke & Allenstown seniors)

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Amount: up to $1000

Criteria: Community and school involvement in the areas of service and volunteering

Website: PWC 2020

** FEEL FREE TO EMAIL YOUR PDF APPLICATION TO: mdemchak@sau53.org

Kenneth R. Sharp Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Amount: varies

Criteria: For students majoring in education. Submit formal letter. See attached for more information.

Website: goo.gl/H6d6Na

** FEEL FREE TO EMAIL YOUR PDF APPLICATION TO: mdemchak@sau53.org


Manchester Artists Association Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Amount: $500

Criteria: Pursuing a career in applied or fine arts. Letter of recommendation. Submission of art (reproductions or photos).

Website: Manchester Artists

Hope Starts Here Scholarship

Deadline: 5/1/2020

Amount: up to $2,000

Criteria: Applicant must be homeless or have been homeless at any time during their school attendance. Parameters on homeless status are defined by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act.

Website: www.nhceh.org/training-education/scholarship


Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship (seniors and college undergrads)

Application types and deadlines:

Amount: Varies (renewable for 4 years)

Criteria: financial need, service to others, GPA of 3.0

Website: http://phillips-scholarship.org/


Independent Order of Oddfellows Scholarship (Epsom seniors only)

Deadline: May 4, 2020

Amount: $250 (two scholarships available) One awarded to a student attending a two year school and one to a student attending a four year college.

Criteria: See each scholarship for individual requirements.

Website: goo.gl/KUi1s1

** FEEL FREE TO EMAIL YOUR PDF APPLICATION TO: mdemchak@sau53.org


Bruce Dyke Computer Technology Scholarship

Deadline: May 4, 2020

Amount: $3500 (2 scholarships available)

Criteria: Majoring in Computer Science, Technology, Networking, Telecommunications or related field. Financial need. Short essay. Letter of recommendation.

Website: Bruce Dyke 2020

** FEEL FREE TO EMAIL YOUR PDF APPLICATION TO: mdemchak@sau53.org


Michael Alexander Memorial Scholarship (Class of 2020 male students)

Deadline: 5/15/2020

Amount: $1402.00

Criteria: Male graduating senior who is pursuing post secondary education (college or trade school). The recipient will be able to demonstrate a strong academic commitment to being the best student he can be, challenging themselves not only in the classroom, but also in co-curricular or extra-curricular activities. The recipient will be well rounded who might not always be the best at what they are doing, but will give 100% to anything they try.

Website: Michael Alexander Memorial Scholarship

** FEEL FREE TO EMAIL YOUR PDF APPLICATION TO: mdemchak@sau53.org

Sunrise Rotary Randy Daniels Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2020

Amount: $1000 (multiple awards)

Criteria: Community Service, two references, academics

Website: Sunrise Rotary Randy Daniels


Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship (high school or college students)

Deadline: May 15, 2020

Amount: $10,000 Ten (10) scholarships awarded

Criteria: Majoring in Culinary Arts, Baking/Pastry or Hospitality

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14886/pursuit_of_excellence_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.KToVoTLc.dpbs


Alice M. Yarnold & Samuel Yarnold Scholarships (available for college students only -NOT high school seniors)

Deadline: May 23, 2020 ***DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL JULY 15, 2020***

Amount: $1000 to $5000 multiple awards

Criteria: MAJORING IN NURSING, MEDICINE OR SOCIAL WORK, COLLEGE transcripts, recommendation from college professor

Website: Yarnold 2020


American Legion Girls State Program (week long summer program)

Class of 2021 only - will study American Citizenship/Government

Deadline: May 29, 2020

Program Dates: 6/19/2020 to 6/24/2020 at St. Anselm College Manchester (opportunity to earn credit)

Amount: $50 application fee

Criteria: see application

Website: ala girls state


American Legion Boys State Program (week long summer program)

Class of 2021 only - will study Citizenship/Democracy/Government

Deadline: May 29, 2020

Program Dates: June 21 through June 26 at St. Anselm College Manchester (opportunity to earn credit)

Amount: $25 application fee

Criteria: see application

Website: https://www.nhboysstate.org/


JUNE 2020

Experimental Aircraft Association Scholarships

Deadline: June 1, 2020

Amount: $5000 (16 awards)

Criteria: Majoring in flight/aviation career or aviation related STEM field.

Website: EAA


NH Electric Co-Op Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: ( Was April 27, 2020) Deadline Extended till June 1, 2020

Amount: $1500 SIX scholarships awarded

Criteria: parent must be a member of the NH Electric Co-Op, ( student can be accepted to 4-year, 2-year or certificate program)

Website: https://www.nhec.com/nhec-foundation/nhec-foundation-grant-application/


NH Electric Co-op Lineworker Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2020

Amount: $2500

Criteria: This scholarship will be awarded to one person who plans to enroll in a line worker college or line worker apprentice program. The applicant, or their parents or guardians must be members of NHEC to qualify.

Website: Lineworker scholarship


NH Charitable Foundation Scholarships (Applications open 2/1/2020)

Deadline: 4/17/2020 for students applying for 4 year Bachelor's Degrees

6/15/2020 for students applying for 2 year Associates Degrees

Amount: varies

Criteria: Several scholarships available for students pursuing certificates, Associate's , Bachelors and Master's/PHD degrees

Website: www.nhcf.org/how-can-we-help-you/apply-for-a-scholarship/


***SCHOLARSHIPS LISTED BELOW

ARE NOT AVAILABLE YET***

JANUARY 2019

Young Women in Public Affairs Award (Zonta)

Deadline: January 15, 2019

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Women ages 16-19, volunteerism, leadership, two recommendation letters

Website: https://goo.gl/JdrnQc


Faith, Hope, Love Foundation

Deadline: January 22, 2019

Amount: Varies

Criteria: Financial need. Need counselor recommendation letter.

Website: http://faithhopeandlovefoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/FHL-2019-College-Scholarship-Application.pdf


FEBRUARY 2019

University of NH GRANITE GUARANTEE (free 4 year tuition)

***(does not include housing and dining expenses)***

Deadline: February 1, 2019 EARLY ACTION: November 15, 2018

Amount: Varies (renewable for 4 years)

Criteria: MUST MEET ALL THREE CRITERIA 1. NH Resident 2. Entering first year of college 3. Eligible for federal Pell Grant (www2.ed.gov)

Website: https://www.unh.edu/main/granite-guarantee


MARCH 2019

NH Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (NHAFCS) Scholarship (Class of 2019)

Deadline: March 22, 2019

Amount: $1,000

Criteria:

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Must have taken two Family/Consumer Science Classes
  • Recommendation from Family/Consumer Science teacher
  • Recommendation from another teacher or school counselor

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/nhafcs/scholarship?authuser=0


Ed Wentzell Child Nutrition Scholarship

Deadline: March 25, 2019

Amount: $varies

Criteria: Major in Food Service or Nutrition

Website: goo.gl/gdNBwi



Lakes Region Association Scholarship (available for seniors & college students)

Deadline: March 29, 2019

Amount: Up to $1,000

Criteria: Majoring in Hospitality or Tourism or related field.

Website: http://goo.gl/GN4oHX


NH Chapter 41 Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Amount: $500 (four scholarships)

Criteria: Submit 200-300 word essay stating your understanding of the value and sacrifice of our Veterans, military service members and their families. Please include note of any past, present or planned personal volunteer activities in support of Veterans, service members or their families.

Website: goo.gl/Snd1Rv


APRIL 2019

NH Charitable Foundation Scholarship

(ScholarshipSource)

(applying to 4 year Bachelor's Program)

***new for 2019 Norman F. & Mairly W. Jones Scholarship Fund distributing $100,000 for ENGINEERING STUDENTS!

Deadline: April 12, 2019

Amount: Varies (up to $5 million available)

Criteria: unofficial transcript, electronic copy of FAFSA, two letters of recommendation (one should NOT be a school official)

Website: www.nhcf.org/scholarships


Dunkin Donut Scholarship (NH Charitable Foundation)

Deadline: April 12, 2019

Amount: $2500 Twelve (12) scholarships awarded

Criteria: Majoring in business or food service related fields at either two-year, four-year or vocation school.

Website: www.nhcf.org/how-can-we-help-you/apply-for-a-scholarship/


Peters of Nashua Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2019

Amount: $2000, $1500, $1000 (3 awards)

Criteria: Create a "NO TEXTING AND DRIVING" PSA (30 sec video, 30 second audio or poster)

Website: www.petersauto.com/college-scholarship-program/


Concord Kiwanis Club Book Award

Deadline: April 15, 2019

Amount: $500

Criteria: recommendations, scholastic aptitude, scholastic performance, essay, community service and financial need.

Website: https://portalbuzzuserfiles.s3.amazonaws.com/ou-16033/userfiles/files/(2017)%20concord%20kiwanis%20scholarship%20application.pdf


Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship (high school (ages 13 & up) or college students)

Deadline: April 30, 2019

Amount: $5,000 Twenty five (25) awards

Criteria: Majoring in gaming related field or passion about finding ways to promote gamification.

Website:

studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15491/allen_chi_gaming_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.O89ZpgIy.dpbs

MAY 2019

Manchester Artists Association Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: $500

Criteria: Accepted to an accredited art school, college or university with the intention of pursuing a career in applied or fine art.

Website: drive.google.com/file/d/0B5v568fbER4IVTV2djFZdEdVME15LUZtZW5SUVZFaldMWTRj/view?usp=sharing


Sanborn Scholarship (Chichester seniors only)

Deadline: May 1, 2019 (must be returned to Chichester Central School by this date)

Amount: varies

Criteria: Financial Need. Must have lived in Chichester for 5 years and graduated from Chichester Central 8th grade.

Website: bit.ly/2uGLXFx


Larry Yeaton Memorial Scholarship (Epsom seniors only)

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: $1000

Criteria: Short essay.

Website: goo.gl/BTakyo


Michael's School of Hair Design/Paul Mitchell Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: $300 to $1000

Criteria: Interest in Cosmetology, Esthetics or Barbering, Economic Need, Artistic Sense

Website: See Mrs. Demchak in Blanchard House if interested


Paradigm Challenge Scholarship (for students ages 4 to 18, teams of four welcome)

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: $100,000 One hundred (100) awards

Criteria: Demonstrate a solution to a real-life problem using kindness, creativity and collaboration.

Website: studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12702/the_paradigm_challenge_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.VglI3OwP.dpbs


NH Soccer Coaches Association Amy Dutton Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: varies

Criteria: Female or male Varsity Soccer player, school and community involvement.

Website: http://goo.gl/EYfWdW


NH Fishercats Scholar Athlete Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: Ten $2500 awards

Criteria: Academics performance, athletic achievement, citizenship

Website: http://www.nhscholars.org/scholarship-application/?mc_cid=c65633277e&mc_eid=9353f9a7b4


Christa McAuliffe Field of Education Scholarship (seniors)

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Amount: $2,000

Criteria: Senior accepted to a four year college/university majoring in Education.

Website: https://legionnh.org/view/document/tal_christamcauliffe.pdf


Society of Women Engineers Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019 (applications open on March 1, 2019)

Amount: $varies

Criteria: Undergraduate applicants must be planning to study an ABET-accredited program in engineering, technology, or computing in the upcoming academic year.

Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/swe-scholarships


Stanley Grimes Conservation Scholarship

Deadline: May 3, 2019

Amount: $1000

Criteria: Enrolled in a program of study (two or four year) in the field of Agriculture, Forestry, Environmental Science, Horticulture, Wetland Science, Environmental Engineering, Soil Science, Wildlife, or a related Natural Resources program.

Website: goo.gl/Q5LdCM


Suncook Valley Rotary Club Scholarship (Epsom & Chichester seniors only)

Deadline: May 15, 2019

Amount: varies

Criteria: community service, short essay

Website: bit.ly/2UhaYX5


Merrimack County Farm Bureau Scholarships (other scholarships also available on this page)

(parent/guardian/sibling must be a member of the Farm Bureau)

Deadline: May 15, 2019

Amount: varies

Criteria: Complete form and essay. Need two references. Agricultural majors

Website:https://www.nhfarmbureau.org/2019-scholarship-information/

JUNE 2019

Horatio Alger Nat'l Career & Technical Scholarship Program

(applying to 2 year or less career or technical degree/certificate program)

Deadline: June 15, 2019

Amount: $2500 (1020 scholarships available)

Criteria: financial need

Website: scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/


NH Charitable Foundation Scholarship

(ScholarshipSource)

(applying to 2 year associates degree or other short term program)


Deadline: June 17, 2019

Amount: Varies (up to $500,000 available)

Criteria: unofficial transcript, electronic copy of FAFSA, two letters of recommendation (one should NOT be a school official)

Website: www.nhcf.org/scholarships


Caring.com Scholarship

The Student-Caregiver Scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are caring for an adult relative while enrolled in college.

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Amount: $1500 (2 scholarships)

Criteria: Submit either a 1,500-word essay or a two-minute video addressing the following questions:

  • Who are you caring for and how are you involved as their caregiver?
  • How has your role as a caregiver influenced the decision for your major/career path?
  • How would this scholarship be helpful to you in your current student-caregiving role?

Website: https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers#the-caring-com-scholarship


Seniorhomes.com Scholarship

The SeniorHomes.com Caregiver Scholarship is intended for students who are passionate about helping seniors live healthy lives and are pursuing careers in senior care.

Deadline: TBD Summer 2019

Amount: $1000 (2 scholarships)

Criteria: Applicants must submit either a 500-word essay or 2-3 minute video addressing a topic related to elder care.

Website: https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers


Notes for the Future Music Scholarship (high school sophomores, juniors and seniors)

Deadline: Dec 4, 2018

Amount: $1000

Criteria: Intent to major in any music field in college (including composition and performance). Upload video audition

Website: http://programs.applyists.com/nftfscholarship/


MAY 2018

Carol Martel Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 2, 2018

Amount: $2500

Criteria: Write a 500 word essay about a historical character or event from YOUR town.

Website: goo.gl/XkPcu5


JUNE 2018

AUGUST 2018

Nurse's Almanac Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Amount: varies

Criteria: short essay

Website: https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2018-aspiring-nurse-scholarship



MULTIPLE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR

TRADE SCHOOLS / 2 & 4 YEAR COLLEGES

MAY 2020

NH Electric Co-Op Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: April 27, 2020 Deadline Extended till June 1, 2020

Amount: $1500 SIX scholarships awarded

Criteria: parent must be a member of the NH Electric Co-Op, ( student can be accepted to 4-year, 2-year or certificate program)

Website: https://www.nhec.com/nhec-foundation/nhec-foundation-grant-application/