Local, State, and National Scholarships
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Do you know students looking to go into technical field at community college to prepare them for the automotive industry? Here is a great scholarship opportunity!
The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) are teaming up to help students interested in pursuing a community college technical education certificate or associate degree in preparation for a career related to the automotive manufacturing industry!
Please share this with students!! Also, if you know any students who graduated last year and are still attending community college in a program that would lead to a career in the automotive industry, share this with them too! Each scholarship is $3,600. WOW!! 10 scholarships go to high school students and 40 are awarded to community college students. Deadline is February 28 so get them to apply now!
COLLEGE COUNTS SCHOLARSHIP- DEADLINE FEBRUARY 28th
College can be the best time of your life. But paying for college isn’t easy. In fact, the cost of college can make some students afraid to even try. That’s why we created the CollegeCounts Scholarship: to provide funding assistance to Alabama high school students who demonstrate a financial need and a genuine desire to make a difference in what’s next. If you’re thinking about enrolling at an Alabama college or university, don’t let funds get in the way. The CollegeCounts Scholarship might just be for you!
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for this scholarship:
Award is one-time, non-renewable and granted on a semester basis in the first academic year.
Opens – December 3, 2018 – 12:01 am/CST
Closes – February 28, 2019 – 11:59 pm/CST
The Alabama Association of School Office Personnel will award up to (4) $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing a degree from a college of business or K-12 education. Please download and complete the AASOP Scholarship Application and submit by February 1, 2019.
The NE Alabama Community Foundation Offers a wide variety of scholarships. These are GREAT scholarships to apply for! DEADLINE MARCH 1
Any graduating high school senior in Northeast Alabama including public, private and home schools.
Calhoun Power Company, LLC, located in Eastaboga, produces 688 Megawatts (MW) of energy using primarily natural gas, with diesel fuel as an alternate fuel source. It has four GE 7FA gas turbine engines. Electricity generated at the power plant has the capacity to power over 500,000 homes in the region. Beginning in 2017, Calhoun Power will offer three scholarships to graduating seniors planning to focus in electrical/electronic/engineering majors. These scholarships will be awards of $2000, renewable one time, divided across fall and spring semester. To check eligibility or download an application, please visit the Calhoun Power Scholarship information page.
Alabama Home Builders Association Scholarship
Northeast Alabama Scholarships
Margaret S. Little Educational Trust Fund
Eligibility includes: 1) any Presbyterian ministerial student and member of the Presbyterian Church of Piedmont, Alabama; 2) any medical student from a high school within a 20 miles radius of Piedmont, AL; 3) any ministerial student from any Christian denomination who graduated from Piedmont High School; 4) any blood kin of W. K. Little or Margaret S. Little, any foster or adopted children of bloodline, wives or husbands of such kin, God-children (Being Durward Van Wilks and William Henry Wilks, their children and/or heirs); 5) any graduate from Piedmont High School deserving financial assistance.
Apply to the Trust Department of Regions Bank, Attention: Beth Reece, P. O. Box 10885, Birmingham, Alabama, 35202 no later than July 1.
Nancy Julian Distinguished Young Woman Award
The Nancy Julian Distinguished Young Woman Award was established by the Junior League of Anniston-Calhoun, Inc., in 1996. It honors the memory of Nancy Julian, a very active member of our League and community. The award goes to an outstanding high school senior who has maintained an excellent academic record and has displayed a willingness to serve her school and community through volunteerism and extra-curricular activities. Applications along with supporting documents are due by March 5. Apply here.
The United Methodist Church Higher Education & Ministry
Apply by March 1
United Methodist Student Loan for students looking for a lower interest loan
Students may borrow up to $5,000 per calendar year.
Marcie Bigord, Loan & Scholarship Program Manager, Office of Loans and Scholarships
Anniston First Scholarships
Applications will be available online and in the church office after January 16. Any college undergraduate student should begin gathering their information: transcript, ACT score, statement of financial need, church membership, and statement of volunteerism. Submitting by April 1.
The Anniston Community Education Foundation (ACEF)
ACEF funds scholarships to deserving high school graduating seniors intending to pursue a course of study at either a two-year or four-year educational institution. Learn more and apply here: http://www.annistoncef.org/scholarships/
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR Good Citizenship)
Most Valuable Student Elks Scholarship (School Counselor)
Tolbert Children's Educational Benefit Scholarship Program
www.tolbertqsf.com (Click Claimant Info) or www.tolberthealthcare.com
Alabama Power Scholarship
AOD Federal Credit Union
West Anniston Foundation
Scholarship Search Engines and Programs
UGA is now accepting applicants to our VetCAMP 2019, which is scheduled for June 16-22, 2019. This program is offered to rising high school juniors and seniors and rising college freshmen to evaluate their skills and competitiveness as future veterinarians, provide mentorship and help them experience veterinary medicine as an exciting career path. It’s a great experience and the students have a lot of fun while also learning about the profession.
The application for VetCAMP 2019 is available now on our website (http://vet.uga.edu/academic/vetcamp). The deadline for all application materials is January 25, 2019. Please share this information with any qualified students who may be interested in veterinary medicine.
The cost of attending the program is $900 and covers lodging, meals, instruction and social activities. Financial assistance is available to students with demonstrated need. For more information regarding scholarship opportunities, please inform your students to contact firstname.lastname@example.org. They may also reach out to that email address with any general questions that they have regarding the program.