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2016 Fall Newsletter

It's not time to forget whats important. Use your senior year to apply to colleges and improve your ACT score. Don't get sloppy when you're at the finish line.

 

College Applications and Scholarships

Guidance will provide available scholarships as they are received by the guidance department.

 

TOPS: To be TOPS eligible, a student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and an ACT score of at least 20. Also, the students must complete the 17.5 TOPS core classes.

 

College Applications: Most colleges and university prefer that you register online. If you have not applied to the college(s) of your choice, please do so immediately.

 

Transcript Requests: If you would like for a transcript or ACT scores to be sent to a college on your behalf, please see Mrs. White in Guidance.

 

NCAA Clearinghouse: If you plan to play a collegiate sport, you must register with the NCAA Clearinghouse. Information is available in the Guidance office. You may register online at the following address: www.ncaaclearinghouse.net

 

America's Milk Processors and USA TODAY are pleased to bring you the 12th annual "Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year" (SAMMY) 2009 Award Program. The SAMMY award recognizes outstanding scholar athletes in grade 12 from high schools throughout the United States. Winners receive a $7,500 college scholarship; a weekend at Walt Disney World, and an opportunity to appear in a Milk Mustache ad in USA Today. Check the guidance bulletin board for more information.

 

 

 

Scholarship Info:

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - W - X

 

ACTUARY


ADVENTURES in EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS


AIA/AAF (ARCHITECTURE) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 

AL'S FORMAL WEAR


ALL-INK


ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SCHOLARSHIPS


AMBASSADORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS


AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIPS


AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY SCHOLARS


AMERICAN FIRE SPRINKLER SCHOLARSHIP


AMERICAN INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND


AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND


AMERICAN INDIAN SCIENCE and ENGINEERING SOCIETY


AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS MINORITY
DISADVANTAGED SCHOLARSHIP


AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS SCHOLARSHIPS (AICPA)


AMERICAN LEGION Ð BOYS' STATE and GIRLS' STATE SAMSUNG SCHOLARSHIP


AMERICAN LEGION - NEED A LIFT?

Online search facility - Paying for College 101; Federal, State, American Legion, Military and Private Sources of Education Assistance.


ARTS RECOGNITION AND TALENT SEARCH AWARDS


ASIAN and PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND


ASTHMA SCHOLARSHIP
The Award of Excellence Scholarship Program to provide college scholarships for asthmatic students.
This scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors only.

 

ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS


AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP
AXA Achievement Community Scholarship program will award up to $750, 000 worth of scholarships to ambitious high school seniors who have the ability to succeed in college. Download an application for a $2,000 college scholarship at www.axa-achievement.com. Information is available on the guidance bulletin board. Applications are due by Feb. 15th, 2009.

 

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BEST BUY SCHOLARSHIP


BLACK ENGINEERS


BLACK JOURNALISTS


BLINDNESS Ð VISUAL IMPAIRMENT

 

BURGER KING SCHOLARS PROGRAM


CAREER and COLLEGES


CHASE SMART START SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM


CHEVROLET EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP

 

CLAIBORNE ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC.

The Claiborne Electric Cooperative, Inc., will randomly draw for two (2) $1,000 scholarships during the Claiborne Electric annual membership meeting on April 18th. The drawing is open only to college-bound high school seniors who are Claiborne Electric members or who are children of Claiborne Electric members. Entry forms are available in Mrs. White's office. Completed applications should be delivered to Claiborne Electric by Wednesday, April 15th.

 

COCA-COLA SCHOLAR FOUNDATION


COLLEGIATE INVENTORS COMPETITION

 

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DEVELOPMENTAL FUND FOR UNDERGRADUATE BLACK STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS


DIXIE BOYS and MAJOR SCHOLARSHIP

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DIXIE YOUTH

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DUCT TAPE CLUB CONTEST


EAGLE SCOUT


ELKS ORGANIZATION

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FINAID: THE SMART STUDENTS GUIDE TO FINANCIAL AID/SCHOLARSHIPS


FIRST GENERATION TO ATTEND COLLEGE


FUTURE FARMERS of AMERICA

also click here

 

GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARS

 

GUARANTEED SCHOLARSHIPS


HARVARD COLLEGE TUITION REDUCTION

 

HEARST - WILLIAMS RANDOLPH HEARST ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP FOR MINORITY STUDENTS

 

HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND

HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES and UNIVERSITIES SCHOLARSHIP


HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE PROJECT


HOMELAND SECURITY DHS SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM


The DHS Scholarship and Fellowship Program is intended for sutdents interested in pursuing the basic science and technology innovations that can be applied to the DHS mission.


HORATIO ALGER ASSOCIATION of DISTINGUISHED AMERICANS

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The Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program awards more tha $7 million in college scholarships and grants to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perserverance in overcoming personal adversity. Check the poster on the guidance bulletin board for more information. Applications must be submitted online before April 15th, 2009.


IMAGINE AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM


JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION


JEWISH GUILD for the BLIND

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JOHN HENRY NATIONAL DENTAL ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION

JOURNALISM


JOHN F. KENNEDY ESSAY CONTEST

 

KFC COLONEL'S SCHOLARS

KIDS CHANCE SCHOLARSHIP


KODAK SCHOLARSHIPS


LITTLE PEOPLE of AMERICA


LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION of BUSINESS EDUCATORS


LLSSA SCHOLARSHIP FUND - LOUISIANA LIFE SAFETY & SECURITY ASSOCIATION

For children of Law Enforcement & Fire Service Personnel

Applications available in Guidance

 

LBFAA/NBFAA YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

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LOUISIANA BAR FOUNDATION KIDS' CHANCE SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarships for children of Louisiana workers who have been killed or permanently disabled

 

Compensable under a state or federal Workers' Compensation Act or law.


LOUISIANA RURAL WATER ASSOCIATION

also click here


LOUISIANA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPS

 

MICROSOFT SCHOLARSHIPS


MILITARY SCHOLARSHIPS
also click here
Find millions of dollars in scholarships and grants exclusively for the military community!

 

MINORITY NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS

 

MONTGOMERY GI BILL

Depending on how long you enlist with the Army and the job you choose, you can get up to $72,900 to help pay for college. Under the Montgomery GI Bill, reservists can receive over $7,000 for educational assistance. Between the GI Bill and their part-time pay, reservists can earn approximately $25,000 by the end of their 6-year enlistment period. For more information about their programs, visit this web site.

 

NJROTC SCHOLARSHIPS


NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK JOURNALISTS SCHOLARSHIPS

 

NATIONAL ACTION COUNCIL FOR MINORITIES IN ENGINEERING (NACME) SCHOLARSHIPS


NACME is widely know as the nation's largest private source of scholarships for African American, American Indian and Latino women and men in engineering.

 

NATIONAL ACTION COUNCIL FOR MINORITIES IN ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS, NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS (NSBE)


NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HISPANIC JOURNALIST

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NATIONAL INSTITUTES of HEALTH

Competitive scholarships to exceptional students from disadvantage backgrounds who are committed to biomedical, behavioral, and social science research careers at the NIH.

 

NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN FOUNDATION


NATIONAL RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION


NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE


NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION SCHOLARSHIP
Applications available in Guidance Department. Applications are due to Mrs. White by 3:00 on Thursday, January 29, 2009.


NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS

 

ONLINE RESOURCES for SCHOLARSHIPS and FINANCIAL AID


PFIZER EPILEPSY SCHOLARSHIP


PHI DELTA KAPPA Ð PROSPECTIVE EDUCATOR


PRESIDENTIAL FREEDOM SCHOLARSHIP


PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT of COMMUNITY AWARDS


QUEST BRIDGE

Quest Bridge is a program that links bright, motivated low-income students with educational and scholarship opportunities at some of the nation's best colleges.

 

ROBERT C. BYRD HONORS SCHOLARSHIP


ROCKERFELLR STATE WILDLIFE SCHOLARSHIP

See link for scholarships and grants

 

RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM


RON BROWN SCHOLAR Ð ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES


RONALD MCDONALD NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM


ROTARY INTERNATIONAL AMBASSADORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

 

SALLIE MAE SCHOLARSHIP FUND


SCHOLARSHIP AMERICA


SCHOLARSHIP HUNTER


THE SCHOLARSHIP PAGE


SIEMENS AWARDS for ADVANCED PLACEMENT STUDENTS


SMART START SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 

JP Morgan Chase offer scholarships to black students. Deadline = February 1

 

SOCIETY of AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS


SOCIETY of PETROLEUM ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIP


SOCIETY of WOMEN ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIP


STUDENT GOV. Ð SCHOLARSHIPS and GRANTS


STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH


SUPER COLLEGE

 

TALL CLUBS INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP


THURGOOD MARSHALL COLLEGE FUND SCHOLARSHIPS


TOYOTA COMMUNITY SCHOLARS PROGRAM


HARRY S. TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP

Provides up to $30,000 in funding to students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields. Students must be college juniors at the time of selection.

 

TYLENOL SCHOLARSHIP


U 101 SCHOLARSHIPS ONLINE


UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND
also click here


Q: Do students have to attend a UNCF member college to receive financial support?

 

A: No. UNCF has financially supported students at about 950 colleges across the country, including almost all public and private historically black colleges and universities, and other schools including Harvard, Princeton and MIT.


UNUSUAL SCHOLARSHIPS


U.S. BANK SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH


USA FUNDS Ð EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS


UNIVERSITY of TEXAS Ð PRIVATE SCHOLARSHIP SOURCES


UTSA INTERNET SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES


WAL-MART FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS


WEIRDEST SCHOLARSHIPS


WOMEN IN ACCOUNTING

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XEROX TECHNOLOGY MINORITY SCHOLARSHIPS
www.xerox.com/ and then type in ÒscholarshipÓ in the search box

Awarded to graduate and undergraduate students from across the country for to recognize their hip academic achievement in the fields of science, engineering and technology.

 

 

OTHER SOURCES:
www.FastWeb.com

www.scholarshipz.net

www.your-scholarship.info

www.scholarship.Online-Free.org

www.scholarship4u.biz

www.hotdealmakers.com

www.smarter.com

 

 

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