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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.

 
 

BUT DID YOU ALSO KNOW........
 

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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VARSITY TUTORS SCHOLARSHIP

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


Visit: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

 

 






INFORMATION SECURITY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

ELIGIBILITY


A) Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance.


B) You may be a senior in high school, or an undergraduate student who is currently a junior, freshman, sophomore or senior who will be pursuing an undergraduate degree in the fall. If you will have graduated with your undergraduate degree by the fall then please apply for the (ISC)² Graduate Scholarship if appropriate.


C) GPA must be at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or an analogous rank based on a comparable scale).


D) You may be a citizen of any country (US citizenship not required)


E) May be attending on campus or online.


F) May be attending full time or part time


G) May be attending in the US or Internationally


H) You do not currently need to be enrolled, however no awards will be disbursed until the recipient is enrolled in a college or university.

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Visit: https://iamcybersafe.org/scholarships/undergraduate-scholarships/





JAMES W. AND BETTY DYE SCHOLARSHIP

The James W. and Betty Dye Foundation was established to provide scholarships toward tuition for qualified high school graduates at selected high schools in Northwest Indiana. Jim and Betty Dye Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors to recognize academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, and future potential.

Applicants must complete an online application, have a minimum GPA of 3.25 or above, have a minimum composite SAT score of 1200 or ACT score of 25. In addition, applicants must be admitted to one of the following universities: Indiana University Bloomington, Indiana University Northwest, Purdue University Northwest, Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, or Ball State.

Deadline: March 1, 2019

Visit: www.dyescholarships.org





BEYOND THE CURE AMBASSADOR SCHOLARSHIP

Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarship Program awards college scholarships to childhood cancer survivors who have demonstrated the ability to overcome the difficult challenges of cancer with determination and motivation. 


To qualify, applicants must be a childhood cancer survivor under the age of 25 and diagnosed before the age of 18 with cancer or a high grade or anaplastic brain tumor. Applicants must also be a United States citizen and be accepted into a post-secondary school in the fall of 2019.

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Visit: https://www.thenccs.org/scholarship






UNIVERSITY OF THE AFTERMARKET FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

To be eligible for the scholarship applicants must:


A) Be a graduating high school seniors planning to be full time students at an ASE/NATEF Certified post-secondary automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair school.


B) Complete an online application. 


*No minimum GPA requirement!

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Visit: https://www.automotivescholarships.com/apply_online.cfm





INDIANA SHERIFF'S ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

Applicants must be an Indiana resident, pursuing an education and career in a law enforcement field at an Indiana college or university and must be a dependent child OR grandchild of a member of the association.

Applicants must complete an application, write a short essay, submit a copy of their transcript and submit a letter of recommendation by a school official.

Deadline: April 1, 2019

Visit: Highland High School Guidance office for a copy of the application.






STUDENT-VIEW SCHOLARSHIP

The 2019 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. Complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area to apply.

​Deadline: April 22, 2019

​Visit: www.student-view.com






 


The entry shall consist of three illustrations done by the entrant in a color or black-and-white medium created from the artist's imagination. Use of gray scale in illustrations and mixed media, computer generated art, and the use of photography in the illustrations are accepted. Each illustration must represent a subject different from the other two

The Contest is open to new and amateur artists who have not been professionally published and paid for more than three black-and-white story illustrations, or more than one process-color painting, in media distributed broadly to the general public. The ultimate eligibility criterion, however, is defined by the word "amateur"-in other words, the artist has not been paid for 









 
 
 
 

Requirements

  • The contest deadline is January 4, 2018.
  • Essays can be no more than 1,000 words but must be a minimum of 700 words. Citations and bibliography are not included in the word count.
  • Essays must be the original work of the student.
  • John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Edward M. Kennedy are not eligible subjects for essays.
  • Essays must describe an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. The official may have addressed an issue at the local, state, or national level. See Contest Topic and Information and Helpful Tips for Writing Your Essay for more information.
  • Essays about past recipients of the Profile in Courage Award will be disqualified unless they describe an act of political courage other than the act for which the award was given. 
  • Essays about the senators in Profiles in Courage will be disqualified.
  • Essays must have a minimum of five sources.

Source Material

  • Essays with fewer than five listed sources will be disqualified.
  • All participants must cite sources they used to research their topic throughout their essay. Please use parenthetical citations within the text. We can not accept citations in footnote form.
  • Essays must include a bibliography. Accepted formats include APA, MLA, or Turabian. You must use a minimum of five selected sources. Please refer to Guidelines for Citations and Bibliographies.

Essay Submission

  • Students have the choice of either submitting their essay online (preferred) or of mailing their essay. All students must complete and submit a registration form online for student and school information. For instructions on how to submit your essay, see Registration and Submission.
  • Mailed in essays for the 2018 contest must have been postmarked by January 4, 2018