Scholarship Database

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Scholarships are available in a variety of ways...


OPEN TO QUALIFYING STUDENTS - These scholarships can be applied to the college of your choice. Each scholarship has specific requirements to be met.


CAREER (MAJOR) SPECIFIC - These scholarships apply to a career field or college major. Some of these must be used at a specific college, while others can be used at the college of your choice.


REQUIRE NOMINATION - These scholarships require the high school to nominate candidates. If there is a scholarship in this category for which you feel you should be nominated please see your counselor.


SCHOOL SPECIFIC - In order to receive a scholarship from a particular college or university you must send an application to and be accepted by that college. The scholarship can only be used at that institution.



Check for available scholarship opportunities through student/parent employers and faith-based, military, or community organizations!

Visit our sister page entitled, "Online Scholarship Searches" c/o the HHS Guidance site for REPUTABLE websites that assist with finding additional scholarships via the web.

CAUTIOUSLY use social media to find scholarships.  Follow/Like scholarship providers and colleges online via Twitter and Facebook.  Make sure YOU have a professional online presence/profile FIRST!  Check out our tab "Smart Social Media" for helpful tips!



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Currently Available Scholarships...
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Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where applicants must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.

Deadline: Rolling



The 2018 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

The 20 top finalists will participate in an all expenses paid Leadership Weekend in Chicago during which they will interview with the national judges. These 20 finalists will be vying for two first-place awards of $50,000; two second-place awards of $40,000; and two third-place awards of $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive awards of $20,000. The 480 runners-up will receive fifth-place scholarships of $4,000.

Deadline: November 27, 2017



Applicants must create an account to be eligible for scholarships. Multiple scholarships are available. Academic and non-academic scholarships are available for applicants.

Deadline: November 30, 2017



The aim of the StyleMann Young Professionals Scholarship is to give students the opportunity to demonstrate their writing talents and win an $1800 award. 
Applicants must submit a 1000-1500 words article "How Fashion Industry Changed E-Commerce And Its Impact On Us". 

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Click on the link under "Go To Scholarship Application"


To be eligible for this $2000 award, applicants must plan to enroll in college no later than the Winter of 2018, complete the online application and submit an original video that is 30 seconds to 1 minute in length. Your video should include 1) a short description of what you are passionate about 2) a link to and 3) must include the hashtag #HSCWarrantyScholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Click on the link under "Go To Scholarship Application"


The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. Successful applicants receive a stipend of up to $2,000 and a complimentary AAPT Student Membership for one year. The scholarship may be granted to an individual for each of four years. 

Applicants must declare their intent to prepare for, and engage in, a career in physics teaching at the high school level and must, at the time the scholarship funds are received by the student, be:

  •  a high school senior accepted for such enrollment.
  • pursuing, or planning to pursue, a course of study leading toward a career in physics teaching in the high schools.
  • showing promise of success in their studies

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Click on the link under "Go To Scholarship Application"


Since 2013, The National Space Club and Foundation has offered the opportunity for a student to give the keynote address at the National Space Club and Foundation's annual Goddard Memorial Dinner, one of the space industry's most prestigious gatherings. The student must intend to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields, be academically strong and excel in public speaking.

In addition to speaking at the Goddard Memorial Dinner, the individual selected will also receive a scholarship, in the amount of $10,000. This scholarship is awarded to seniors in High School studying at an accredited educational institution in the United States, who has definite plans to pursue a career in the STEM fields.

Conditions of Eligibility

A) The applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

B) The scholarship is open to seniors in high school.

C) The applicant must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university to follow a course of study to pursue a career in the STEM field, with a preference for those with space related interests.

D) The applicant can only use the $10,000.00 scholarship towards tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year.

E) The applicant must not have previously spoken at the Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Dinner.

F) The applicant may apply for any of the scholarships offered by the National Space Club and Foundation (Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship, Olin E Teague Scholarship, Keynote Scholarship) in the same year, but may only win one in the same year.

Please Remember

A) Completed application and video must be uploaded to the National Space Club and Foundation website by December 1, 2017.

B) If chosen to continue, the recipient must be available to speak with the NSCF executive committee for a live audition via Skype in January 2018.

C) The recipient must be available to speak at the 2018 Goddard Memorial Dinner on March 16, 2018. Travel and lodging for the recipient and one guest will be provided by the National Space Club and Foundation.

D) Scholarship check will be provided to the college or university made payable to the applicable college or university no later than June 15, 2018.

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Click on the link under "Go To Scholarship Application"


Established by the family of Martin and Julius Alberico in 2007, the Alberico Scholarship Foundation seeks to improve the path to education for deserving college-bound students through the administration of educational grants to students of talent, merit, and need. The Foundation will award $2,500 scholarships to college-bound high school seniors with financial need who have demonstrated both academic achievement and leadership in their school and community.

In order to be an Alberico Foundation Scholarship recipient, a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Must rank in the top 20% of his/her class
  • Must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 out of 4.0
  • Must show evidence of participation in extracurricular involvement, community service, or other leadership activities within his/her school
  • Must submit letters of recommendation from 2 teachers
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must complete the online application form and all attachments

Deadline: April 15, 2018