Scholarship due dates are right around the corner. Please pick up applications and turn them in ASAP.
Watch scholarship deadlines closely. If you need a letter of recommendation, you should give the teacher or counselor at least one week before the deadline to get the letter on time.
Thank you notes should be written and sent to the person or organization providing the scholarship. If you need help addressing the organization or person, please see Mrs. Murphy in the SSC.
scholarships and transcripts
Many colleges will require you to send your 7th semester grades (your final grades at the end of first semester). Go to Parchment and request next grading period. These transcripts will be sent electronically as soon as they are available at the beginning of February.
All colleges will require you to send your final transcript to them. Students who don’t do this will find that they can’t register for their second semester classes and often cannot change a class for the first semester
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Read the fine print and make sure you're aware of all the details of a scholarship offer. Read this article from the Detroit Free Press for warnings and tips from their Finance columnist.
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Tuition Incentive Program (TIP)
The State of Michigan offers TIP (Tuition Incentive Program) for students with low incomes. Students are encouraged to attend participating colleges and the tuition will be paid by the state. If your family received assistance from the Department of Social Services, you may be eligible for this college program. Call the hotline at 1-888-447-2687.
winning a scholarship quick reference guide
Click here to find tips on winning a scholarship, scholarship application mistakes, ways to avoid a scam, and multiple Top 10 lists (most unusual, most generous, scholarships that don't need an A, etc.).
scholarship resources for women
The following link contains several different scholarship opportunities for females going into many different fields and majors. www.onlinecolleges.net/forstudents/scholarships-for-women/. Scholarships for women can also be found at http://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/scholarships-and-resources-for-women/, http://oedb.org/scholarships/women/, and http://www.moneygeek.com/education/college/resources/scholarships-for-women-guide/.
scholarships for military families
If a member of your family has served in the military, or if you are planning to serve, you may be eligible for federal scholarship money. Click here to find out more.
cte scholarships for children of marines
The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships to children of Marines who are planning on attending a non-degree certificate program or vocational training that is 12 months or less at a community college or private career school listed on College Navigator. These applications are available all year round. Apply at https://www.mcsf.org/apply/.
Michigan State University updates and publishes this list of scholarships. The earliest deadlines are listed first.
Central Michigan University offers many different merit based scholarships for students with a 3.0+ GPA with a minimum ACT score of 20. Also students with a 3.7+GPA and 27+ ACT can also compete for 1 of 150 scholarships that offer from free tuition to a free ride. Register on Central Michigan University’s website. There are two testing opportunities and they fill up fast.
This website is an excellent source of loans, grants and scholarships for nursing students. Any student who is going into nursing should check out this website.
The Masters in Accounting site has links to both national and state scholarships for accounting students.
Students must submit an online application at www.horatioalger.org/scholarships. Students must be a US citizen and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Eligible students must have a critical financial need and have involvement in co-curricular and community service activities. Different scholarships available.
Many scholarship opportunities are available to students who have participated in the FIRST robotics program. Scholarships can be located at http://www.usfirst.org/scholarshipsearch.aspx.
The SWE offers many different scholarships to females enrolling for the fall term. Applications are available online at www.swe.org.
Past Royal Oak students have been awarded some of these scholarships! Applications will be available online and deadlines vary. Go to www.cfsem.org for details on many scholarship opportunities for students in Southeast Michigan.
Northwood University offers many different scholarships. Many are based on merit (GPA and ACT scores). They also offer many Business Club memberships for incoming freshman who have participated during their senior year in one of the business clubs (a minimum 2.7 GPA is required). For additional information on these scholarships and many others offered from Northwood University, log on to http://www.northwood.edu/mi/financialaid/fundingyoureducation/.
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For students pursuing careers in health care. $250,000 in scholarships was awarded this year. More information is available at www.tylenol.com/news/scholarship.
Many scholarship options for students who plan to persue a degree in the business field in college.
NEW - AVE MARIA UNIVERSITY MICHIGAN SCHOLARSHIP
Ave Maria University is offering a $7,000 scholarship to an incoming freshman. Applicants must have a 2.8+ GPA (unweighted), an ACT score of 28+ or a SAT score of 1100+ Applicant must provide a letter from their parish stating that they are a practicing Catholic. To apply go to www.avemaria/apply. Apply early, only a limited number of scholarships will be awarded.
SPECS HOWARD SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION
Specs Howard School of Media Arts will be awarding three full scholarships and six partial scholarships to high school seniors this year. To enter to compete, you must attend a testing date and select your program of choice: Broadcast Media Arts, Digital Media Arts, and Graphic Design. For more information about Specs Howard Scholarships, go to http://www.specshoward.edu/scholarshiprules/.
march 15, 2018
DETROIT ECONOMIC CLUB
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is offering up to two $2,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from Wayne, Oakland or Macomb counties. Applicants must have a 3.2+ GPA, exemplary leadership, extra-curricular activities, service in school and the community, volunteer involvement and paid work experience. Apply at cfsem.org/apply. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
ENRICO AND MARIE VESPA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Enrico and Marie Vespa scholarship is offering up to four non-renewable $2,500 scholarships to employees and/or dependents of English Gardens Corporation employees. The scholarship materials are available online at cfsem.org/apply. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
HELEN TALLMAN SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Helen Tallman Scholarships is being offered to engineering, medical or pre-medical students at Wayne State University. Scholarship materials can be found at cfsem.org/apply. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
JEPTHA WADE SCHUREMAN SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Jeptha Wade Schureman Scholarship is offering up to ten scholarships of $7,500 to attend one of the 15 public universities in Michigan. Candidates must be a fatherless child through either death or by permanent termination of parental rights. Applicants must have a 3.0+ GPA, demonstrate leadership and character through extracurricular activities, service in school and community, volunteer involvement and paid work experience. Applicants should be pursuing a career in nursing, law, dentistry or medicine. Scholarship materials can be found at cfsem.org/apply. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
OTIS M. SMITH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Otis M. Smith Scholarship is being offered to assist a single parent mother to attend college. The non-renewable scholarship of up to $3,000 will be made. Applicants must attend Columbus College of Law at Catholic University of America, any campus of the University of Michigan, or Wayne State University. Scholarship materials can be found at cfsem.org/apply. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
PLANTE MORAN SONS AND DAUGHTERS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Plante Moran Holding Group, LLP is offering up to ten non-renewable scholarships of $2,000 to dependent children of Plante Moran staff members. Scholarship materials can be found at cfsem.org/apply. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
ROBERT HOLMES SCHOLARSHIP
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is offering a scholarship to dependent high school seniors of Michigan Teamsters. Applicants must be attending a Michigan college or university. Up to six non-renewable $1,000 scholarships are available. Apply at www.cfsem.org. Applications are available December 1, 2017. The application deadline is Thursday, March 15, 2018.
march 16, 2018
DAVID’S FAITH AND HOPE FOR LIFE FOUNDATION
David’s Faith and Hope for Life Foundation is offering a scholarship to a senior boy and a senior girl who excel both in the classroom and athletically. Applications can be found in the Counseling Office or you can apply online at http://faithhopelife.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is Friday, March 16, 2018.
march 19, 2018
REALTOR SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Realtor Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance for high school seniors attending a Michigan school of higher learning. Last year 43 students received awards averaging $1,000. Apply online at http://gmaronline.com/about/scholarship.aspx. The application deadline is Saturday, March 19, 2018.
march 23, 2018
NATIONAL FOSTER PARENT ASSOCIATION'S YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP
Up to five scholarships of $500 are awarded annually. Scholarships may be awarded to current foster children, biological, or adopted children of an NFPA member and are granted for post-secondary education, including college/university, vocational, or job training. Go to http://nfpaonline.org/ScholarshipApplication2018 for more information. The application deadline is Friday, March 23, 2018.
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI CLUB
Scholarships are available to Oakland County High School Seniors who have been accepted and are planning to attend MSU for the 2018-19 school year. This is a non-renewable scholarship based on grades, test scores and recommendations. Applicants should have a 3.5+ GPA. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Friday, March 23, 2018.
March 29, 2018
ROYAL OAK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce is offering scholarships to seniors who attend school in Royal Oak. Applicants must be enrolling in post-secondary education after graduation and majoring in one of the following programs: General Business, Communications, Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Health Care Management, Human Resources, International Business, Public Administration, Management, Operations Management, Project Management or Information Technology. There is no minimum GPA or ACT/SAT score required. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Thursday, March 29, 2018.
march 30, 2018
JORDAN & ASHLEY SIEGEL SCHOLARSHIP
The Jordan and Ashley Siegel Scholarship Fund will be awarding $500 scholarships to two male and two female ROHS students. To qualify, you must meet the following criteria: 1. Attend a college or trade school in the 2018-2019 academic year (please show proof of acceptance); 2. Have involvement with extracurricular activities; 3. Be active in the Royal Oak community through volunteer or community service. Applications are available in the Student Services Center. Submit application to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline Friday, March 30, 2018.
march 31, 2018
GREAT CLIPS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Great Clips is offering up to $10,000 in scholarships. Applicants should be pursuing a career in cosmetology. Apply at greatclipscareers.com/scholarships. The application deadline is Saturday, March 31, 2018.
GREATER KANSAS CITY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
The Great Kansas City Community Foundation is offering the John Luttig Scholarship. The scholarship’s mission is to provide scholarships to deserving high school graduates who are pursuing an architectural degree at Lawrence Technological University. The student must have a 3.25+ GPA. This is a one- time $2,000 scholarship, payable in two equal installments. Apply at www.growyourgiving.org/scholarships. The application deadline is Saturday, March 31, 2018.
E.C. HALLBECK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The E.C. Hallbeck Memorial Scholarship awards 10 recipients $2,000 annually for four years to use toward an undergraduate program. The Hallbeck Scholarship provides financial assistance to one male and one female recipient from each of five regions: Central, Eastern, Northeast, Southern, and Western. Hallbeck Scholarship recipients must attend an accredited college or university, and must maintain a “B” average. Go to http://www.apwu.org/issues/scholarships to complete the application. The application deadline is Saturday, March 31, 2018.
AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
Five Vocational Scholarship winners receive up to $3,000 to be used for three years of study in a specific trade, technical, industrial, or vocational school. Vocational Scholarships are awarded to recipients selected from five regions. Recipients must attend an accredited community college or vocational school, and must maintain a “B” average (or “Pass” if on a “Pass/Fail” system), or a positive evaluation from a counselor or instructor. Other fields include culinary arts, medical or dental assistant, electrician, real estate, auto mechanic, certified IT/computer education, cosmetology, or massage therapy, etc. Eligible programs can be of a nine-month to three-year duration. Go to http://www.apwu.org/issues/scholarships to complete the application. The application deadline is Saturday, March 31, 2018.
UTILITY WORKERS UNION OF AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP
For high school juniors who will be completing or leaving high school and entering college in the fall of 2019. This scholarship program was established by Utility Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO for the children of employees of active UWUA members. Go to http://uwua.net/member-engagement/2019-uwua-scholarship-program/ for more information and the application. The application deadline is Saturday, March 31, 2018.
PEARLS OF SERVICE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Pearls of Service Foundation, Incorporated offers a scholarship to a deserving to a graduating high school senior to further his or her education. The $1,000 scholarship is academic and need based. The applicants must have at least a GPA of 2.5. The following documents must be included with the application: 1. An official transcript; 2. Two letters of recommendation, one (1) recommendation must come from someone familiar with you academically, such a teaches, or counselor and the other from another respected member of the community, such as a pastor, mentor or coach; 3. A recent photograph.
The completed application should be returned to the address listed on the application and must be postmarked no later than March 31, 2018. A $250 book scholarship is also available. For more information, see www.pearlsofservicefoundation.org.
MARCH 31, JUNE 30, & SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
SKINCARE OX BEAUTY & WELLNESS SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN
Each quarter, $1,000 + a care package filled with healthy organic goodies is awarded to young women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals. To be eligible, you must be a graduating high school senior, current college undergraduate, or current graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical school in the United States, you must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident, and you must identify as female. All majors and GPAs are welcome to apply. For more information, go to https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/. The next application deadline is Saturday, March 31, 2018.
APRIL 1, 2018
CREDIT UNION ONE COYNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship applicants must meet the following requirements: Complete 30 or more hours of documented, qualified community service during Junior/Senior years of high school ending April 1, 2018; be a 2018 graduating high school senior; be a member of a family that has belonged to Credit Union ONE of Michigan for a minimum of six months (in good standing); have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0 or above; and plan to enroll in, beginning in the fall of 2018, a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college or university, or accredited trade or vocational school. One $2,000 and eight $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. For more information and a link to the application, go to http://www.cuone.org/about/scholarships.aspx. The application deadline is Sunday, April 1, 2018.
DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
The Daughters of the American Revolution is offering a scholarship to a student graduating in 2018. Applicants must have a 3.0+ GPA. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Sunday, April 1, 2018.
april 4, 2018
AAA SCHOOL SAFETY PATROL SCHOLARSHIP
AAA of Michigan is offering scholarships to four graduating seniors who served as AAA School Safety Patrol members in Michigan. Applicants must have a 3.0+ GPA and an ACT score of 21+ of SAT score of 950+. Applications are available in the Counseling office and are due back to the counseling office by Wednesday, April 4, 2018.
april 5, 2018
MICHIGAN RETAILERS ASSOCIATION
The Michigan Retailers Association is offering scholarships for up to $2,000. Eligibility: the student or his/her parent must be employed at a business that is a member of Michigan Retailers Association. Apply at bit.ly/mrascholarships. The application deadline is Thursday, April 5, 2018.
april 6, 2018
OHIO-MICHIGAN ASSOCIATION OF CAREER COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS
The Ohio-Michigan Association of Career Colleges and Schools is offering many different scholarships to Michigan high school seniors who will be going to a college or school in order to get the training necessary to obtain a job in an Ohio or Michigan business or industry. Applications are available in the Counseling office. The application deadline is Friday, April 6, 2018.
april 9, 2018
ROYAL OAK MUSICALE SCHOLARSHIP
The Royal Oak Musicale is offering scholarships to graduating seniors from schools in Royal Oak and the surrounding communities. Flyers are in the Counseling Office for information on how to apply for these scholarships. Auditions will be held on Sunday, April 15, 2018. The application deadline is Monday, April 9, 2018.
DETROIT ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN WOMEN
The DAUMV is offering three (3) $1,000 scholarships, which will be awarded for meritorious achievement to female students who are planning to attend the University of Michigan in the fall of 2018. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Monday, April 9, 2018.
ROYAL OAK ARTS COUNCIL
The Royal Oak Arts Council is offering three (3) to five (5) $1,000 scholarships to deserving local students based on their participation and awards in Fine Arts; Music – band, orchestra, choral; film, drama; creative writing, dance, etc. who plan to continue study in the Arts at the college level. Applications are available in the Counseling office. The application deadline is Monday, April 9, 2018.
KAPPY FAMILY ANNE FRANK ART & WRITING COMPETITION
The hope for the 2018 Kappy Family Anne Frank Art & Writing Competition is to empower and inspire today’s students to lead our world to a better future. With that in mind, the theme for the second annual competition is The Power of Hope. Students in grades 9-12 from Oakland and Macomb County are invited to reflect on the lessons of the Holocaust and to create a written or artistic response to the following quotation from Anne Frank’s diary: “Where there’s hope, there’s life. It fills us with fresh courage and make us strong again.” June 6, 1944. Three winners from each of the following categories will be announced and honored at an award ceremony and gallery opening on May 17, 2018: Painting, Drawing, Photography, Poetry, Fiction,and Nonfiction. First place winners will receive $250, second place winners will receive $125, and third place winners will receive $75. Entries may be submitted between January 8 and April 9. For more information, go to https://www.holocaustcenter.org/competition. The application deadline is Monday, April 9, 2018.
april 10, 2018
ROYAL OAK EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
The Royal Oak Education Association is offering a $500.00 scholarship. Applicants must have two letters of recommendation and provide a 300 word essay on events that positively or adversely affected your high school career, future plans and goals and a statement of why you think you are deserving of this scholarship. Applications are available in the Counseling office and are due back to the counseling office by Tuesday, April 10, 2018.
april 15, 2018
OAKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE CHANCELLOR'S SCHOLARSHIP
The OCC Chancellor's Scholarships help incoming, qualified students get a financial head start on their higher education experience. They are awarded to one student from each public or private Oakland County high school and one student from each qualified Adult Education/Alternative Education Center each year. The award is for $3,500 ($1,750 for the fall semester and $1,750 for the winter semester) and covers full tuition and fees for the first academic year following high school or qualified adult education/alternative education center graduation. For more information, go to https://www.oaklandcc.edu/news/press-releases/2018_chancellor_scholarship.aspx. The application deadline is Sunday, April 15, 2018.
april 16, 2018
ROYAL OAK COUNCIL PTA
The Royal Oak Council PTA is offering eight (8) $500.00 scholarships to seniors. The application is available in the Counseling office and needs to be returned to the Counseling office by Monday, April 16, 2018.
april 20, 2018
OAK RIDGE ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
Oak Ridge Elementary School offers a $500.00 scholarship to a graduating senior from Royal Oak High School. The applicant must have attended Oak Ridge Elementary School and maintained a 2.5+ GPA. Applications are available in the counseling office and must be submitted to Oak Ridge Elementary School by Friday, April 20, 2018.
april 22, 2018
STUDENT-VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The 2018 Student –View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 (one $4,000 scholarship, two $1,000 scholarships and Ten $500 scholarship) in scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend four-year college, community/junior college or career school. Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The applicaiton deadline is Sunday, April 22, 2018.
april 27, 2018
THEODORE (TJ) PAGE, JR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The TJ Page Memorial Scholarship is being offered by the Page family in the amount of $5,000. Applicants must have a 3.0+ GPA and plan on majoring in any kind of art program at a college, university or art school. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Friday, April 27, 2018.
may 1, 2018
ROYAL OAK FOOTBALL CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
The Royal Oak Football Club is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior. Applicants must have participated in ten of 14 seasons starting from U11 Division either as a player or a referee for ROYSA/ROFC or for a high school soccer team. Applicants must be attending a four-year college, two-year college, junior college offering two-year programs or an accredited trade school. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
The Paradigm Challenge is an annual competition that invites students aged 4 to 18 around the world to use kindness, creativity, and collaboration to help solve a real life problem and make a difference in the world. all types of ideas are welcome, including posters, videos, inventions, public messages, community events, websites, mobile apps, or anything else that will help improve personal health. For more information, go to http://www.projectparadigm.org/. The application deadline is Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
VIBE CREDIT UNION FUSE SCHOLARSHIP
Vibe Credit Union is offering five $1,000 scholarships to seniors who have been a member of their credit union for a minimum of one year with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must perform a minimum of 20 community service hours in their junior/senior year. Online applications are available at https://www.vibecreditunion.com/home/accounts/fuse-youth-accounts. The application deadline is Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
may 4 2018
AAA SCHOOL SAFETY PARTOL SCHOLARSHIP
Four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors who served as AAA School Safety Patrol members in Michigan. Students must submit documentation of AAA School Safety Patrol participation, good academic standing, and a strong record of participation in the community and extra-curricular activities. Applications are available in the Student Services Center. The application deadline is Frday, May 4, 2018.
May 1, 2018
COACH JOE MCLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Coach Joe McLaughlin Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior in the desire to continue one’s higher education by recognizing the quality of helping others through volunteering their time and skills to soccer teams and individuals of ROSA/ROFC. Applicants must have played on a ROSA/ROFC team for at least six seasons (3 years). Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
may 4, 2018
WILLIAM J. PISTONO SCHOLARSHIP
The William J. Pistono Scholarship is being offered to a Royal Oak High School student who will be attending Michigan State University in the fall of 2017. The applicant must be pursuing a career in education. Applications are available in the Counseling office. The application deadline is Friday, May 4, 2018.
KEVIN A RAKOCZY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Kevin A. Rakoczy Memorial Scholarship is offered in memory of a former student who passed away at the age of 16. The recipient of this $500.00 scholarship must have a 3.0+ GPA, have some sports involvement, be enrolled in a 2 year or 4 year college and submit a 250-500 word essay on “How I would use this scholarship to improve myself”. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. The application deadline is Friday, May 4, 2018.
NORMAN H. HOROWITZ SCIENCE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
The Norman Horowitz Scholarship is a $250 scholarship for a student planning on majoring in a science field. Applications are available in the Counseling office. The application deadline is Friday, May 4, 2018.
may 31, 2018
UTILITY WORKERS UNION OF AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP
Applicant must be the child of an active member of the Utility Workers Union of America. Selection is made by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Apply at uwua.net. The application deadline is Thursday, May 31, 2018.
June 1, 2018
ASPIRING ANIMATION PROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to high school seniors that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Visit the website http://www.animinationcareerreview.com/? to find eligibility information along with the online application. The application deadline is Friday, June 1, 2018.
ASPIRING BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit the link http://onlinembareport.com/. The application deadline is Friday, June 1, 2018.
ASPIRING FASHION PROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be award to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link www.fashion-schools.org. The application deadline is Friday, June 1, 2018.
july 2, 2018
ROBERT TURNER BASEBALL SCHOLARSHIP - THE AMERICAN LEGION, DEPARTMENT OF MICHIGAN
The American Legion is offering the Robert Turner Baseball Scholarship to graduating seniors who are on a 2018 American Legion Baseball Team roster. Applicants must have a 2.5+ GPA. Applications are available in the counseling office. The application deadline is Monday, July 2, 2018.
August 31, 2018
ASPIRING NURSES SCHOLARSHIP
NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com has just launched its fourth annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school graduating class of 2018.
We will award this scholarship to the applicant who best demonstrates:
+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare
This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on Friday, August 31, 2018. Go to https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2018-aspiring-nurse-scholarship for more information.
Educator.com is offering $2,400 in scholarships. To apply go to www.educator.com/scholarship/. The application deadline is Friday, August 31, 2018.
NATIONAL ORATORICAL CONTEST SCHOLARSHIP
The American Legion Oratorical Contest exists to develop deeper knowledge and appreciation for the U.S. Constitution among high school students. Young orators earn some of the most generous college scholarships available to high school students. Over $138,000 in scholarships can be awarded each year. High school students under age 20 are eligible. For more information email
january 31, 2019
DISCOVER STUDENT LOANS COLLEGE COVERED
Sign up for e-mails to get helpful college tips and resources, and enter to win a scholarship! Throughout the year, 11 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $10,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses. Click https://scholarship.collegecovered.com/?acmpgn=E_EAW_CSEM_BM_X_BMHS2 to sign up. The entry deadline is Thursday, January 1, 2019.
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Read this informative article for tips to fill out the forms and ways to protect yourself when completing the FAFSA.
A comprehensive user-friendly guide to FAFSA that includes why you should fill it out, special circumstances, Q&A, and much more to make the process easier for students and parents.
OU offers a variety of financial aid events and workships available to high school students and their parents. FAFSA workships begin in January. See their list of everything you need to complete your FAFSA.