Here you will find scholarships that are sent to us directly from Universities and organizations. In addition, the Senior Bulletin will be saved here and is full of Scholarship opportunities in which students have had success. The Senior Bulletins are located at the bottom of this page.
University specific scholarships exist on every campus. Please look to the universities you are applying/accepted to for these University specific scholarships.
Bentley University Bentley recently published a great resource with hints and tips on how to find scholarships. See pdf below titled 'Finding Scholarships'
Caring.com Scholarships for students who are caregivers. We understand that student caregivers may not have the time to scour the Internet to find available scholarships to help them pay for college. That’s why we’re handling some of that research by compiling and updating the below list to ensure they have access to the latest caregiver scholarships and information. https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers/
College Board National Recognition Programs.
8/19 Heisman High School Scholarship
WE HONOR COMMUNITY-MINDED HIGH SCHOOL MALE AND FEMALE SCHOLAR-ATHLETES WHO CHANGE THE GAME – BOTH ON AND OFF THE FIELD.
The Heisman Memorial Trophy is renowned for symbolizing the pursuit of excellence with integrity. The Heisman High School Scholarship extends the Heisman prestige to our nation’s most esteemed male and female high school seniors by recognizing and rewarding outstanding scholar-athletes who understand that the most important victories not only happen on the field, but in their schools and communities. These remarkable young leaders set the example and make a game-changing difference every day, paving the way to greatness for everyone around them. Deadline October 18th. https://heismanscholarship.com/?utm_source=Past%20Reviewers%20Email%201&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=2022_Past_Reviewer
8/26 Horatio Alger State Scholarship $10,000 The undergraduate application is available from December 1, 2022 – March 15, 2023.
To be eligible to apply for a Horatio Alger State Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria*:
- Be enrolled full time as a high school junior in the United States
- Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution)
- Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required)
Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
- Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
- Maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and
- Be a United States citizen
The Middle Class Scholarship (MCS) provides undergraduate students, including students pursuing a teaching credential, with family income up to $191,000 and assets up to $191,000 a scholarship to attend University of California (UC), California State University (CSU), or California Community Colleges with a baccalaureate program. Students may receive the MCS award for up to 4 years depending on education level when awarded.
For more information regarding MCS and eligibility requirements, please visit the CSAC webpage at https://www.csac.ca.gov/middle-class-scholarship.
To apply for the Middle Class Scholarship, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the California Dream Act Application (CADAA) before the March 2nd deadline. After they have submitted their FAFSA or CADAA, they must establish a WebGrants 4 Students account to monitor their state financial aid. The WebGrants 4 Students website has been updated and now offers enhanced security features and easier navigation. https://mygrantinfo.csac.ca.gov/
Linked below you will find the College Preparation Checklist that your high schools can benefit from. We would greatly appreciate your assistance in forwarding this information to your students.
College Preparation Checklist: https://studentaid.gov/resources/prepare-for-college/checklists/12th-grade