Scholarships
Scholarships If you are looking for scholarships, visit http://www.foundationosceola.org/
     Education Foundation Scholarships, Valencia Foundation Scholarships, and
     Outside Scholarships (those listed below as well as others)!

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

9th - 12th graders can register for Raise.me - which is a free site
where students can get micro-scholarships from participating
colleges and universities!  Go to: www.raise.me and click on
I'm a Student!

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

  • NRA Scholarship - Due Dec. 31st - $1,000 (4)

Eligibility: The contest is open to all students enrolled, or who will be enrolled, in an elementary, junior
high, or high school during the 2016-2017 academic year, including homeschooled students in an
equivalent grade level, who have not previously received a prize in their category. For example, a previous winner in the junior category, who is now eligible for the senior category, may submit an entry.

Format and Contents: All essays should be about 1,000 words, neat, and legible (double spaced, typed
preferred). The fund historically receives a large number of entries and the contest is highly competitive.
Include your name, age, address, telephone number, school, and grade as well as a statement from a
teacher or parent certifying that the essay is your original work.

 

  • To apply: http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_nra_scholarship_9009.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=b8e7dba62434a8dd1e1e88afe116b090
  • _____________________________________________________________________________________
  • 2016 Employment Law Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any student who
  • will be attending an accredited college or university by Spring 2017 and have plans of attending law
  • school in the future or are currently attending law school.
    Deadline: December 31, 2016
    Award Amount: $1,000
    Application: The application can be found toward the bottom of the page at: http://www.charlotteemploymentlawyers.com/
    __________________________________________________________________________________________
    J. Ollie Edmunds Distinguished Scholarship Program - Due Jan. 16th, 2017

Amount: Covers full tuition, annual fees, textbooks & materials, & room and board for 4 years!

Eligibility: unweighted 3.5 GPA, SAT-I score 1350 (R&M) or ACT composite 30

Apply online at: www.stetson.edu/edmunds-application​

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship - Due February 1st.

The purpose of this scholarship is to serve as a living tribute to Frank Kazmierczak, a long time migrant educator, by
offering an annual award in the amount of $1,000 for post-secondary scholarship assistance to a migrant student who
wishes to pursue a career in teaching.

Candidates will be screened by a selection committee on the basis of the following criteria:

  Child of a migrant worker or a migrant worker (priority will be given to those with mobility in the last 3 years)
Teaching as a career goal
Scholastic achievement
Financial need
Go here to apply: http://migrant.net/migrant/scholarships/kazmierczak.htm?mc_cid=fd887aa9e8&mc_eid=3316c4113d
________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Rapier Educational Foundation Scholarship

Course of Study: Available for all areas of study. 
Deadline: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

·      

Student must live in a county one of the following counties:  Brevard, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lake, Martin, Orange,
Osceola, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Seminole, Sumter, and St. Lucie. 

·       Plan to attend a two- or four-year accredited college, university or vocational/technical school in the United States, and
have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Financial need will be considered but is not the sole determining factor. 

·       The application can be found at this link: 

http://www.saafdn.org/Scholarships/ApplyforaScholarship.aspx#857529-rapier-educational-foundation

 

This fund uses a common online application.  This means that only one application needs
to be completed to be considered for up to 50 scholarship funds. Based on student’s
responses to the questions in the application, students will be considered for all funds
that fit their criteria.  Applicants will not have to select the fund they want to apply to
using this application.
  To begin the process click on the plus sign after going to the link.
Then click on the apply now-common application button to begin the application process.  

 

We have many other scholarship funds that have their own application.  The deadline for
these other scholarship funds varies and will be available in a week or so.  The apply now 
button will take you to the appropriate application for these other scholarship funds.  The
scholarships are listed in categories.  Each scholarship states the fund name, criteria,
deadline and application information.  Your students are welcome to apply for any
scholarship fund that meets their criteria. 


___________________________________________________________________________________________
Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship - Due Feb. 28th, 2017 - $1,000
​

Eligibility:
- Applicant must be high school student.
- Applicant must write an article of 600-1000 words on the topic “Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?"
Apply at: http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship

 

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2017 West Corporation. All rights reserved.