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    Seniors:  Browse below and keep visiting for up-to-date scholarship information.  Don't forget to turn in copies of all scholarship and grant offers you receive to your School Counselor!

     

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    Sept 2022 Senior Night Financial Aid presentation Powerpoint  Counselors Powerpoint  

     

    State Scholarships and Grants CHE website       CHE Powerpoint 

    • HOPE Scholarship - A one year, merit-based scholarship created for students attending a four-year institution who do not qualify for the LIFE or Palmetto Fellows Scholarship.  More information.
    • LIFE Scholarship - A merit-based scholarship.  More information.
    • Palmetto Fellows Scholarship - Eligible students may receive up to $6,700, per year for college. More information.  
    • Lottery Tuition Assistance - For the current academic year (fall, spring, and summer terms), eligible students may receive up to $110 per credit hour to be used toward the cost-of-tuition.More information.
    • SC Need-Based Grant - Need-based grant is to provide additional financial aid to South Carolina’s neediest students. A student may receive up to $2,500 annually if enrolled full-time or up to $1,250 annually if enrolled part-time as a degree-seeking student at an eligible S.C. public institution.  More information.  

    National Guard College Assistance - financial assistance to members of the South Carolina Army and Air National Guard by providing incentives for enlisting or remaining for a specified time in either the South Carolina Army or Air National Guard (SCNG).  More information here. SC National Guard

    SC Teaching Fellows Program - Fellows participate in advanced enrichment programs at Teaching Fellows Institutions, have additional professional development opportunities, and are involved with communities and businesses throughout the state. They receive up to $24,000 in fellowship funds (up to $6000 a year for four years) while they complete a degree leading to initial teacher certification here     

    Call Me Mister program - Mentors Instructing Students Toward Effective Role Models- Initiative is to increase the pool of available teachers from a broader more diverse background particularly among the State's lowest performing elementary schools. Student participants are largely selected from among underserved, socio-economically disadvantaged and educationally at-risk communities. There are 8 Two Year colleges and 18 four year colleges participating in the program. Learn more here. Participating Colleges List

     

    FAFSA Resources: The Free Application for Federal Student Aid Click here to find out more information and to complete the FAFSA to apply for federal financial aid. 

    Check out  “Federal Student Aid” youtube videos,  from filling out the FAFSA to comparing awards between colleges. For more information go to:. https://www.youtube.com/user/FederalStudentAid/videos

     

    SCCANGO provides resources to students, parents and counselors about college admissions to SC Colleges and Universities. Check out SCCANGO’s youtube videos about FAFSA and their FAFSA Toolkit

     

    The SC Commission on Higher Education, has developed a “Palmetto Calculator” to help students understand the cost of attending some of SC public colleges or universities. Students can enter their FAFSA “Estimated Family Contribution” as well as other scholarships, loans, etc. to help determine cost. Visit the Palmetto Calculator for more information. 

    Don’t see the college you want to attend on the “Palmetto Calculator”? Every college has a “net price calculator” so visit the financial aid page of your chosen colleges/universities website for more information.

     

    MyinTuition.org - Estimate your cost of of attendance at more than 70 top colleges

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    Check the high school lounge for printouts of a few of the applications

     
    Meeting Street Scholarship Fund

    Are you Life Scholarship or Palmetto Fellows eligible AND qualify for a Federal Pell Grant AND planning to attend an eligible SC College/University? If so, you may be eligible to receive up to $10,000 of additional funds EVERY YEAR*! That’s potentially an additional $40,000 for college. (* recipients must remain Life and Palmetto Fellow eligible each year in college)

    There is no limit on the number of Charleston County students who can earn the scholarship but you must apply.  

    If you have not completed the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to determine if you are Pell Grant eligible, go here to do so ASAP. Completing the FAFSA will also determine if you qualify for other federal financial assistance to help cover college costs. 

    Visit https://www.meetingstreetscholarshipfund.org/ for more scholarship information and to sign up for scholarship updates. 

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    DEADLINES: 1st deadline = December for Early Admit college applications, then monthly until May 19th, 2023

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    College Board Scholarship Partners

    TheDream.US Opportunity Scholarship Deadline: January 31

    TheDream.US National Scholarship Deadline: February 2

    Hispanic Scholarship Fund Deadline: February 15

    Brown Hudner Navy Scholarship Foundation Deadline: March 1

    Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Deadline: March 1

    Horatio Alger Association Deadline: March 15

    Cobell Scholarship (awarded by Indigenous Education, Inc.) Deadline: March 31

    Native Forward Scholars Fund Deadline: June 1

     

     

    Ohio State University

    Financial Aid lets me work with them to find a suitable candidate.  We develop a pool of candidates based on the following:

    1. Live in the tri-county area
    2. Have a demonstrated need as determined by the FASFA
    3. Indicated they intend to pursue a STEM related degree
    4. Indicate they are African American.

    https://osu.scholarshipuniverse.com

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    UNCF SCHOLARSHIPS

    Scholarships for students interested in STEM! https://uncf.org/scholarships
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    Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship

    $1,000

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

    A) Be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled college student planning on pursuing a career in business.

    Applications can be found by going to:

    https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/16084/jet-future-business-leaders-scholarship

    DEADLINE: January 31, 2023

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    Shred Nations Scholarship

    Scholarship Value: $7,500

    The Shred Nations and Record Nations Scholarship is an annual award of up to $7,500 to offset the costs of higher education. The scholarship award may be divided into two separate payments to be paid directly to the applicant’s chosen institution of higher education, which must be an accredited university, college or trade school.

    GO TO SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

    DEADLINE: January 31, 2023

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    ExploraVision Award

    Since its inception in 1992, more than 450,000 students from across the United States and Canada have participated in Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision. It's a fun and engaging program that can inspire a lifelong love of science, technology and innovation for students and teachers alike.

    device to help people who have lost limbs regain movement in real time.

    GO TO SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

    DEADLINE: January 31, 2023

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    HBCU Scholarship - Future of STEM Scholars Initiative (FOSSI)

     The Future of STEM Scholars Initiative (FOSSI) is a $40,000 scholarship program for students who plan to study STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs.) The application can be found here and is due January 31, 2023.

    The American Chemistry Council has partnered alongside HBCU Week Foundation, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), and Chemours to make the program possible. In addition to the scholarship, students will gain leadership development, mentoring and internship opportunities with program sponsors and access to AIChE student networking events.

    Please forward this application information to your local school districts, school counselors and churches! We are now accepting applications for the third year of the program through January 31, 2023, and encourage you to share this opportunity with your communities.

    Program FAQs:

    • Graduating high school seniors are eligible to apply.
    • Each FOSSI scholar is awarded a $40K scholarship ($10K per year, for four years), offered leadership development, mentoring and internship opportunities with program sponsors, and access to AIChE student networking events.
    • Since 2021, FOSSI has provided 295 scholarships, with a goal of 1000 scholarships by 2025.
    • Application requirements are listed here.
    • Questions can be directed to FOSSI@americanchemistry.com.

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    Byrnes Foundation Scholarships

    Brochure pg 1

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    Application and more details

    Deadline: February 1, 2023

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    Society of Manufacturing Engineers Scholarship

    SME Education Foundation has awarded $18 million to over 5,000 students since 2005. Graduating high school seniors as well as students pursuing two-year, four-year or graduate degrees in manufacturing or engineering are eligible to apply for scholarships. 

    Basic criteria:

    • Must be a permanent resident or citizen of the United States or Canada.
    • Must have minimum of 2.0/4.0 GPA or higher.
    • Must be on a path toward an associate, bachelor’s or graduate degree in manufacturing engineering, technology, or closely related field at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. 

    OPEN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY PAGE

    DEADLINE: February 1, 2023

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    Maine College of Art & Design

    Each year, Maine College of Art & Design awards millions of dollars in scholarships to students entering the Bachelor of Fine Arts program. The Office of Admissions awards renewable merit-based scholarships ranging from $12,000–$22,000 at the time of admission.

    Two special scholarships are also offered—applications are due February 1, 2023—which your students may qualify for:

    Full Tuition Scholarship
    MECA&D offers one renewable full tuition scholarship each year to a first-year student coming directly from high school to attend the Bachelor of Fine Arts Program.

    To be considered for this scholarship competition students must:
    — Be a high school senior applying for Fall 2023 admission
    — Complete a full BFA application for Fall 2023 by February 1, 2023
    — Submit a portfolio through SlideRoom

    BFA Racial Justice Scholarships
    Awarded to students of color, Racial Justice Scholarships are for first-year students and transfer students who demonstrate merit and financial need. They range between $1,500–$5,000, are renewable each year the student is enrolled at MECA&D, and are in addition to merit-based scholarships listed above.

    To be eligible students should:
    — Identify as a student of color
    — Submit a FAFSA to MECA&D by February 1, 2023
    — Complete a BFA application for Fall 2023 by February 1, 2023

    More Information and applications

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    Army ROTC Scholarship

    Scholarships and other monetary support are available when you join Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC), which allow you to focus on your education by relieving some of the financial pressure. You'll graduate with a respected and secure career path as an Army Officer, and with less debt for the school years your scholarship covers.

    More information

    Deadline: February 4, 2023

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    University of Georgia Army ROTC Scholarship

    Army ROTC scholarship applications are open and the deadline to begin an application is  Saturday, February 4th, 2023. Applying earlier is better as there are only two more national board meetings for national Army ROTC scholarships to be awarded for the 2023-2024 scholarship year. The final deadline to submit your scholarship application is Monday, March 6th, 2023.

    Looking for high school seniors who want to serve our nation as second lieutenants in the U.S. Army. The Army ROTC Scholarship pays for room and board (up to $10,000 per year) or all tuition and fees + $420/month stipend + $1,200/yr book allowance. Click here for eligibility criteria, benefits, and how to apply.

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    McDonald’s HACER National Scholarship 


    This year, McDonald’s is awarding up to 30 McDonald’s HACER National Scholarships, ranging from $5,000 to $100,000 to help students like you continue their educational growth. Applications will be reviewed by an independent selection committee that will take many things into consideration including but not limited to academic performance, community involvement, personal statements, and financial need. 

    OPEN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY PAGE

    DEADLINE: February 6, 2023

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    Elks National Foundation Legacy Award

    Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships available to children and grandchildren of Elks members. Eligibility requirements are outlined below. The 2023 contest and application closes on February 6, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time. Who is Eligible?For the 2023 contest, any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living.

    https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12293/elks-national-foundation-legacy-awards

    Deadline: February 6

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    Gardner Webb University Scholarships

    Check out the various scholarships available for applicants, including Marching Band, Merit, and Non-major scholarships.

    https://gardner-webb.edu/admissions-aid/scholarships-and-grants/

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    Texting and Driving Prevention

    $1,000

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be about to enroll or currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program, or community college in the US. High school students may apply if they have been accepted to an accredited college or university. B) Have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applications can be found by going to:

    https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15982/texting_and_driving_prevention_scholarship

    DEADLINE: February 10, 2023

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    East Cooper Top Producers Annual Scholarship

    Seniors living East of the Cooper

    Application is attached and printed copies are in the upstairs high school lounge area.

    Deadline: February 15, 2023 by 5pm via email

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    Venus Morris Griffin Scholarship  

    It started with hardship. After overcoming a life of trials and tribulations, Venus Morris Griffin established a scholarship fund to help children much like her own. A $10,000 annual scholarship fund was created to help deserving high school students with an incarcerated parent to ensure that nothing stops them from reaching their full potential. Since the inception of the scholarship...

    OPEN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY PAGE

    DEADLINE: February 15, 2023

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    Davidson Fellows Scholarship 

    We award $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 scholarships to gifted and high-achieving students, 18 years old or under, who have completed a significant piece of work.

    • Be 18 or younger as of the application deadline to be eligible.
    • Be a U.S. citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing in the United States, or be stationed overseas due to active U. S. military duty.
    • There is no minimum age for eligibility.
    • Teams of two are eligible. Both team members must meet eligibility requirements.

    Davidson Fellows must be available to attend, with one parent or guardian, the awards reception and other recognition events to be held in September in Washington, DC. (Travel expenses and lodging will be provided by the Institute.)

    OPEN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY PAGE

    DEADLINE: February 15, 2023

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    U.S. EPA Environmental Challenge - Students can win up to $5,000!

    Pollution Prevention Works: A Storytelling Challenge for Students.” This U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Challenge is an opportunity for students to win up to $5,000 by telling pollution prevention (P2) stories. 

    Challenge Video

    Students can submit videos, written stories, infographics, or StoryMaps that illustrate how businesses in EPA’s Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) P2 Search Tool are reducing toxic chemical releases through innovative pollution prevention practices and having a positive impact on the environment and communities. The Challenge is open to high school and college students. Entries are due February 17, 2023.

    EPA recently released a new video that explains the Challenge details. View the video and other Challenge information on EPA’s website: https://www.epa.gov/toxics-release-inventory-tri-program/pollution-prevention-works-storytelling-challenge-students.

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    Ohio State Alumni Association Scholarship

    The Ohio State University Alumni Scholars Program (ASP) is intended to recruit, provide recognition and financial assistance to incoming freshmen. The Alumni Association coordinates with the local alumni club, Admissions and Undergraduate Financial Aid. 

    Ohio State University Scholarship Information  

    DEADLINE: February 20, 2023

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    Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program

    The Archibald Rutledge Scholarship Program, named for South Carolina’s first poet laureate, offers twelfth-grade students (enrolled in a public school in South Carolina) the opportunity to compete for a scholarship in creative writing, dance, music, theater, or visual arts as well as encourages and recognizes academic and artistic excellence among South Carolina students. 

    DEADLINE: February 20, 2023

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    Sloane Stephens Doc & Glo Scholarship

    Sloane Stephens Doc & Glo Scholarship - $1,300

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a current high school senior or current undergraduate student. B) Have a GPA of at least 2.5.

    Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/20509/sloane-stephens-doc-glo-scholarship 

    DEADLINE: February 20, 2023

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    Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship

    The Vegetarian Resource Group each year will award $20,000 in college scholarship money to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. Vegetarians do not eat meat, fish, or fowl. Vegans are vegetarians who do not use other animal products such as dairy or eggs. One award of $10,000 and two awards of $5,000 will be given.

    OPEN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY PAGE

    DEADLINE: February 20, 2023

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    Coolidge Scholarship

    The Coolidge Scholarship is a full-ride, four-year, merit scholarship that may be used by recipients for undergraduate study at any accredited college or university in the United States. Any high school junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2024 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply (current high school seniors are not eligible to apply). Winners may use the scholarship to pursue any academic major.

    Website and Application

    Deadline: February 23, 2023 at 5:00pm Eastern Standard Time

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    Coast Guard Exchange Scholarship Program

    $2,000 - 20 Awards

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

    A) Be in the last year of high school and scheduled to attend college full-time during the subsequent year.

    B) Be a dependent of a Coast Guard active duty, reserve, current civilian NAF and APF employees, or current Coast Guard Auxiliarists.

    Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/20641/coast-guard-exchange-scholarship-program

    DEADLINE: February 28, 2023

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    Sport Injury Scholarship

    $1,000 – 1 Award

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

    A) Be a current high school senior, vocational student, college student, or graduate student who is enrolled in either a vocational program or a 2-5 year post-secondary institution.

    Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/20554/sport-injury-scholarship

    DEADLINE: February 28, 2023

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    The W4DAX Founders Scholarship Program  

    Two $1000 academic scholarships will be awarded each academic year.

    Eligible Students must be planning to attend a part-time or full-time post-secondary regionally accredited technical school, community college, college or university leading to an undergraduate or graduate degree.

    Preference will be given to students:

    ·        Current Amateur Radio license holders  (An Amateur Radio License is not required)

    ·        Immediate family of TARC Members who are current Amateur Radio License holders

    ·        Students studying in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) disciplines

    ·        Current Military, Veterans, including JROTC

    ·        Students attending a school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia

    Scholarship award recipients will be formally announced at the April meeting of the Trident Amateur Radio Club (TARC) in North Charleston, SC.

    Application

    Deadline: February 28

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    Coastal Community Foundation Scholarships

    Coastal Community Foundation’s Scholarship Program is open annually to students who permanently reside in Charleston, Berkeley or Dorchester Counties. By submitting one application, students are considered for all scholarships for which they are eligible – a full list of scholarship offerings is available on our website. Scholarship award amounts vary from $500-$2000.

    Info letter

    Deadlines: Mid March

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    Children of Warrior National Scholarship

    To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must: A) Be daughters, sons, grandsons, granddaughters, great-granddaughters, great-grandsons of veterans who served in the Armed Forces. B) Excel in academics at school and participate in volunteer activities outside of school.

    Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12483/children-of-warriors-national-presidents-scholarship  

    DEADLINE: March 1, 2023

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    Mark Cobb/ Ron McWhirt Scholarship

    Scholarship Value $2500

    Applicant’s parent or legal guardian must be a full-time CCSD employee.
    Employment verification will be conducted by CCSD Human Resources after the nominees are selected to determine eligibility.
    Applicants must be a graduating senior (June 2023) in a Charleston County School District (CCSD) school.
    Applicants must be seeking admission into a technical, 2 years, or 4-year college/university.
    2022-23 Cobb/McWhirt Scholarship application
     

    Deadline: March 10, 2023

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    Simform Stem Scholarship

    One of the Simform’s focuses is to inspire young people to build their skills in the fields of STEM. To further pursue that we offer a scholarship reward of $1000 for the student who demonstrates excelling ability and aptitude in the same.Pursuing a career in the field of STEM and funding the education comes at a cost mostly involving financial.

    OPEN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY PAGE 

    DEADLINE: March 15, 2023

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    ITE Diversity Scholars Program 2022-2023

    A total of up to $20,000 in scholarship support: up to $4000 annually per student for up to 5 years of undergraduate enrollment

    The purpose of this program is to increase underrepresented populations participation in the transportation profession by supporting increased diversity at the undergraduate level.  Diversity in transportation is critical as practitioners seek to fully understand the transportation needs of communities in the development of equitable mobility improvements to many areas of our society. 

    Understanding that success at the university level, in particular for first generation college students, requires a multi-faceted approach, there are four cornerstones to this program:

    • Financial support (a total of up to $20,000 in scholarship support: up to $4000 annually per student for up to 5 years of undergraduate enrollment)
    • ITE Student Chapter engagement
    • Mentoring
    • Internship Opportunities

    Scholarship Website 

    DEADLINE: March 15, 2023

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    The NPC Centennial Scholarships

    The National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) is made up of 26 inter/national sororities and is the largest advocacy and support organization for the women’s-only sorority experience. Beginning with women graduating high school in 2023, NPC plans to award 10 college scholarships of US$2,000 each annually through our new NPC Centennial Scholarships Program. The scholarships may be used to offset college tuition, dues and fees.

    Online application

    Deadline: March 15, 2023

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    Charleston Women in International Trade’s Scholarships 

    Preliminary Requirements:
    o Applicant must be a South Carolina resident and enrolled in an accredited school, institution, college, or university and must provide proof of acceptance or current enrollment.
    o People of any gender are encouraged to apply.
    o Applicant must be a United States citizen.
    o Applicant must be well qualified, with a serious interest in pursuing a degree specific to International Trade or related course of study.
    o Applicant does not need to be a full-time student.

    See the applications for more details and requirements.

    Technical School Scholarship Application 2023

    2023 College Scholarship Application

    Deadline: March 17, 2023

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    Next Level Student Scholarship

    $1,000 

    To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must:

    A) Be pursuing or planning to pursue a career in law, compliance, or public policy.

    B) Be enrolled in an accredited college or university for the Spring 2023 or Fall 2023 semester.

    Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/20597/nextlevel-student-scholarship 

    DEADLINE: March 30, 2023

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    National Jewish Committee Eagle Scout Scholarship

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

    A) Be an active member of a synagogue and possess the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem.

    B) Have demonstrated practical citizenship in your synagogue, school, scouting unit, and community.

    Applications can be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12048/national-jewish-committee-eagle-scout-scholarships

    DEADLINE: March 31, 2023

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    Men's College Scholarship

    The scholarship is designed to identify and reward outstanding high school seniors who have demonstrated an ability to excel in the fields of academics, extra-curricular school activities and community involvement. It is available to any male, graduating senior who is enrolling in a four-year undergraduate college program that commences in the fall of 2023.

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • Must be a graduating high school senior in the United States
    • Must identify as male

    More details and application

    Deadline: April 3, 2023

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    Gamma Zeta Scholarship

    Scholarship Criteria

    • Female high school senior in Berkeley County, Charleston County, or Dorchester County.

    Cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or better based on a 4.0 grading scale (verified by official transcript.) Transcripts should be submitted in a sealed envelope with your school’s seal.

    • Demonstrate interest and involvement in public service and community related activities.

    • Demonstrate goals, aspirations, and plans to pursue an education beyond high school.

    • Submit two (2) letters of recommendation.

    a. One (1) from school official (teacher, counselor, or administrator)

    b. One (1) from non-relative (pastor, community member, employer, mentor)

    who can attest to your leadership abilities and/or community service commitment.

    c. Submit a 500-word essay.

    Topic: Engaging in community service provides students with the opportunity to become active members of their community and has a lasting, positive impact on society at large. Describe your community service and how you have made a lasting impact in and around your community.

    Gamma Zeta Scholarship Application

    DEADLINE: April 15, 2023

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    The Woman’s Club of Charleston Scholarship

    The Woman’s Club of Charleston will award a $1200 scholarship to each of three deserving young ladies graduating from a public high school in Charleston, Berkeley, or Dorchester county who plan to enter either a 4-year college or university or a technical school in South Carolina in the fall of 2023. To be eligible, the student must have a least a 3.0 grade point average and demonstrate a need for financial
    assistance.

    Application

    Deadline: April 15

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    The Filipino Community Center Scholarship 2023

    The scholarship will be awarded to students of a Filipino descent who has been accepted to an accredited school. Other eligibility factors included in the evaluation process are:
     Academic merits honors/recognitions, current GPA, SAT or ACT
    Please send transcript of records
     Extracurricular activities
     Essay

    Application

    Deadline April 19, 2023

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    Trident Technical College Foundation Scholarships

    • Enrolling in a degree, certificate, or diploma program
    • Cumulative GPA of 2.0
    • Complete the Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) to be considered based on financial need

    FLYER and guidelines

    Deadline: April 21

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    SC Business Week

    the premier youth program of the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce. The timely and customized curriculum encourages participants to excel as individuals while becoming integral team players.

    Each year, South Carolina Business Week presents four college scholarships totaling $12,000 to deserving students.  The scholarships are S. Hunter Howard, Jr. Business Week Scholarship ($5,000), the Ron McNair Leadership Scholarship ($5,000), and the Chelse Ward Elliott Scholarship ($2,000).  Students who receive one of the first two scholarships must attend an in-state college or university to receive the scholarship money. 

    FLYER

    FAQs

    Application Deadline: April 30, 2023

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    Completing the Dream Scholarship

    The Completing the Dream Scholarship: The Sallie Mae Fund will award (185) gap scholarships worth up to $2,500 each to minority students and those from underserved communities who are on track to graduate but are at-risk of not completing due to financial emergency or unpaid school bill. Students can apply NOW for the Completing the Dream Scholarship at www.salliemae.com/landing/completing-the-dream.

    Applications are accepted on a rolling basis through May 31, 2023 or until all scholarship dollars are awarded.

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    Kenneth Shuler - Live Inspired Scholarship 

    Kenneth Shuler is now offering the Live Inspired Scholarship, for all that are interested in a new career in Cosmetology or Esthetics! Attached you will find the informational flyer, with rules and directions for applying. One lucky winner will be awarded FULL TUITION!!! We are also waiving the application fee for any person who applies for the scholarship and enrolls in either program! 

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    Naval ROTC Programs (4 scholarship programs available, one specific to Savannah State)

    For more information go to: https://www.savannahstate.edu/cost/nrotc/

    https://www.netc.navy.mil/Commands/Naval-Service-Training-Command/NROTC/Requirements

    * National Scholarship (four-year scholarship, Navy and USMC option)

    * Minority Serving Institution Scholarship Reservation (MSISR) Scholarship for Navy

    * Minority Serving Institution Scholarship Reservation (MSISR) Scholarship for Marine Corps: The Frederick C. Branch scholarship

    * Naval Preparatory Program (NPP) Scholarship

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    College Board Opportunity Scholarships

    Beginning SOPHOMORE year - Turn your efforts into scholarships

    Students can search more than 10,000 scholarships by using our Scholarship Directory. Sophomores and juniors can earn entries for monthly BigFuture® $500 and $40,000 scholarship drawings when they:

    * Save at least three careers on BigFuture

    * Save at least six colleges on BigFuture.

    Check out the website for more information

    cb.org/Opportunity

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    ***JUNIORS*** >Big Future Scholarships

    All juniors: Make yourself eligible for $500 and $40,000 scholarships each month. Earn entries in monthly drawings for scholarships by completing steps to plan for college. The sooner you start and the more steps you complete, the more chances you’ll have to win. This month’s entries will continue to be included in upcoming monthly drawings. Read the Official Rules here.

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    More Scholarships can be found on the Scholarship List in Naviance

    Fastweb.org

    The Scholarship System - Lots of free webinars and resources available to help with scholarship searches.

       Military Scholarships Guide

    Sallie Mae Scholarship Search - Flyer

        Filing the FAFSA Flyer

    Unigo

    StudentScholarships.org  - January Newsletter

    sigep.org/scholarships

    Scholarship