Buick Achiever's Scholarship
US Bank Scholarship
Gates Millennium Scholarship
The Gates Millennium Scholars Program (GMS), established in 1999, was initially funded by a $1 billion grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The goal of GMS is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for outstanding minority students with significant financial need to reach their highest potential.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship Program
A partnership between Ronald McDonald House Charities and its local chapters opens the door to higher education to graduating high school seniors. The RMHC scholarship program seeks to invest in students who are exemplary role models in their communities and have the initiative to fulfill their educational goals. Apply online! Deadline January 21, 2014
For more information go to: www.rmhc.org
To apply: https://aim.applyists.net/RMHC
KFC Colonel's Scholars
Looking for high school seniors with financial need and an entrepreneurial spirit. Apply online!
NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Awards
Gradauting high school seniors who are operating a small business may apply for these awards. Apply online!
Foot Locker Scholarship
The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors high school athletes for demonstrating academic excellence as well as flexing their hearts on their sports team and in their communities. So, we're celebrating YOU — not just because you scored the winning touchdown or goal — but because you've used sports to become a strong leader and volunteer in your community.
AFSA Scholarship Program
Download and print an essay about fire sprinklers, then answer questions related to the topic. Look online for more information at:
Burger King Scholars Program
In memory of Burger King co-founder James W. McLamore.
CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Information
If you are a high school senior planning to enroll in a 4- or 5-year college program, or you are a college freshman or sophomore enrolled in a 4- or 5-year college program, who is looking for career experience in a dynamic environment, apply to the CIA's Undergraduate Scholar Program.
Coca-Cola Scholars Program
Current high school seniors attending school in the United States; anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application; planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US post-secondary institution; carrying a minimum 3.00 gpa at the end of their junior year of high school; applicants may not be children or grandchildren of employees, officers or owners of Coca-Cola bottling companies.
Deadline: October 31 of the senior year
Wendy's High School Heisman Award
Are YOU Heisman Worthy? Wendy’s Restaurants have teamed up with the Heisman Memorial Trophy Committee to create the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award. The award honors both male and female high school students who excel in academics, athletics, and student leadership.
Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
The Ayn Rand Institute (ARI), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Irvine, California, works to introduce young people to Ayn Rand’s novels, to support scholarship and research based on her ideas, and to promote the principles of reason, rational self-interest, individual rights and laissez-faire capitalism to the widest possible audience.
There are national scholarship opportunities for minority students in a multitude of categories including, but not limited to, academics, athletics, merit, and religious.
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Named for the late Secretary of Commerce and inspired by his dedication to public service, the Ron Brown Scholar Program was established in 1996 to provide academic scholarships, service opportunities and leadership experiences for young African Americans of outstanding promise.
Holocaust Remembrance Scholarship
The project serves as a living memorial to the millions of innocent victims of the Holocaust. The Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation recognizes the moral imperative of teaching young people about this watershed event and the central importance of passing on to future generations a profound understanding of the consequences of the Holocaust and a sense of responsibility to the human community.
Horatio Alger Scholarship Application
The eligibility criteria to be considered for National Scholarships and Horatio Alger State Scholarship Programs are as follows:
Deadline: November 1 of Senior Year
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Check out the website - http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm
ESA Foundation Scholarship
National Honor Society
(Not a local award - look online for information) http://www.nhs.us/ScholarshipsandAwards/NHSScholarshipProgram.aspx
AFA Teens for Alzheimer's Awareness College Scholarship
GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship
Dell Scholars Program
National FFA Scholarship Program
Check with the Ag teachers or online at www.ffa.org
Visine Student with Vision
Tylenol Future Care Scholarship