Every year, through our Student Leaders program we help connect 225 community-minded high school juniors and seniors to employment, skills development and service. They’re awarded paid summer internships with local nonprofits such as Boys and Girls Clubs of America and participate in a national leadership summit in Washington, D.C. The Student Leaders Summit focuses on skill building and creating a more civically engaged society.
Student Leaders is part of our ongoing commitment to preparing young people for a brighter future. If you or someone you know have a passion of improving the community, click here to learn more about our eligibility criteria. The 2018 Student Leaders application period will be open from October 30, 2017 – February 2, 2018.
To apply, click on the link below:
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.
Deadline – June 19, 2018
Amount of Award – $500.00
The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..
Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.
The Semper Fidelis All-American Program is a new honorary high school program that recognizes high school juniors from across the country who excel academically, athletically and within their communities. Selected students will receive an all-expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. to attend the Battles Won Academy with a mentor of their choice. We reached out to you last year in regards of the program. Now that year one is under our belt, please check out our social media platforms where you’ll find videos and photos from the Inaugural Battles Won Academy.
Feature Story: https://www.facebook.com/SemperFidelisAllAmericans/videos/1050723375057992/
The program provides the exclusive opportunity for these like-minded student athletes to win a scholarship, tour the nation’s capital, hear from industry professionals, visit the Marine Corps base in Quantico and network with one another. In addition, being honored as a Semper Fidelis All-American is a great resume builder and will get acknowledged amongst colleges.
As we prepare for year two, we encourage students to apply! Student athletes who fit the description of a Semper Fidelis All-American can complete their application at https://sfaap.marines.com/. Students can nominate themselves or be nominated for this prestigious honor. Please note the application is only a single page and should take no longer than 10-15 minutes to complete, and there is no limit on the number of students that can apply or be nominated.
Applications are now being accepted online for graduating high school seniors to attend The National Youth Science Camp at no expense to the students. Two delegates from each state will be selected to attend the camp from June 27, 2018 to July 21, 2018 in West Virginia. During the camp, leading scientists from across the country will present lectures and hands-on science seminars. Delegates will also have opportunities to present seminars covering their own areas of interest and research. The online application is located at www.apply.nysc.org or contact Charlotte.Woehler@tn.gov for additional information. All applications must be uploaded before February 28, 2018.
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This is for any student who is a natural or adopted descendent (child, grandchild, or great-grandchild) of a Nashville Central High School graduate or of someone who attended Nashville Central for at least 2 years but did not transfer to or graduate from another school.
Applications are available in the counseling center.
DEADLINE: February 24, 2018
Mr. Plumlee was a pioneer of our industry. He was a man of upstanding character, tremendous compassion and dedication, a friend to all, and was an avid proponent of higher education. We honor his legacy to our industry, by continuing to further his desire to ensure deserving individuals have the opportunity of an education. This is a four-year scholarship with a total value of $8,000, provided the student remains in school.
To qualify a recipient must be associated with the manufactured housing industry in some way; either by living in a manufactured home, working in the industry, or by having a close relative who works in the manufactured housing industry. The student must attend a Tennessee college, university or trade/technical school. Additionally, a stated level of GPA must be maintained. The enclosed will provide specifics.
The deadline is March 8, 2018
More information below:
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GKBM is offering a $2,500 scholarship at the end of the 2018 school year to a student enrolled in undergraduate schooling. There are more details about the scholarship and it’s qualifications in the link listed below.
DEADLINE: May 20, 2018
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Online Application Now Available!
We are pleased to inform you that the online application for the Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is now available at www.jackierobinson.org. The JRF application is the vehicle through which more than 4,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson.
The deadline to submit the application for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is February 1, 2018 by 5:00 pm ET.
About the Jackie Robinson Foundation
Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) is a public, not-for-profit national organization founded by Rachel Robinson in 1973 as a vehicle to perpetuate the memory of Jackie Robinson and his incredible achievements. Serving as an advocate for young people with the greatest need, the Foundation assists increasing numbers of minority youths through the granting of four-year college scholarships and comprehensive practical support. The Jackie Robinson Foundation is distinctive for providing much more than financial support. While each Jackie Robinson Scholar receives up to $28,000 over four years in direct support, they also become an active member in the Foundation’s unique Mentoring and Leadership Development Program, which is an extensive mentoring program that includes practical skills-building and exposure through attendance at conference workshops, the assignment of peer and professional mentors, assistance with internship and employment placement, and a myriad of other networking opportunities.
To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:
- Be a graduating, minority high school senior
- Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States
- Show leadership potential
- Demonstrate a dedication to community service
- Present evidence of financial need
- Be a United States citizen
- Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21
- Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship