(Senior) High School Scholarships
Varsity Tutors College Scholarship
Varsity Tutors offers a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest to students who write the best essay in response to a monthly prompt starting January 1, 2013.
The top five entries with the most votes will be reviewed by Varsity Tutors and one winner will be chosen who will receive a $1,000 college scholarship.
Deadline: Monthly Drawing
B. Davis Scholarship
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post-secondary institution.
- There is no age restriction
- Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
- You will need to write an essay (information online)
Deadline: May 24, 2014
CleanEdison is looking for a bright, young scholar to write a 750 word essay on the growth of the clean energy and energy efficiency sectors, the effects this will have on job creation and the need for skills training to meet this demand. The essays will be evaluated on the quality of writing and depth of research on the topic.
Application Deadline: April 1 (Annual)
You are eligible for this Peace Scholarship if both of these apply:
You are a high school senior or college freshman at time of application, AND
You can provide evidence of leadership and/or personal initiative in activities or in an organization (including volunteer of paid work) relating to peace and social justice, nuclear disarmament, and/or conflict resolution.
Simon Scholars (America’s Promise Alliance)
Requirements for a student to remain active in the high school program: students must achieve at least a 2.7 GPA for their first semester of their junior year then a 3.0 GPA for the following 3 semesters through graduation from high school, participate in required events, maintain good conduct and communicate frequently with Simon Scholars Program staff.
Requirements for a student to remain active in the college program and receive funding during college: students must begin college the first semester following high school graduation, maintain full-time status (24 semester units per year or 36 quarter units per year), maintain at least a cumulative 2.0 GPA and remain in good standing with their institution. All students must provide required documentation electronically twice a year through the Simon Scholar Program student portal and request scholarship funding in a timely manner.
1800 Medical Scholarship
Student must be a high school graduate (or graduating senior) and have been accepted to a two-year or four-year college in the U.S. Must plan on attending school full time (at least 12 hours) in the upcoming fall semester. Must have spina bifida, a spinal cord injury, or transverse myelitis.
Application Dates: January 1 – June 1 (Annually)
The BigSun Scholarships
Open to: High school seniors involved in any sport
Abbott and Fenner
Open to: High School Students
Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program
Open to: Ages 6-18 (Have not graduated High School)
Application Period: Feb 1 - March 15 (Annual)
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
Open to: High School Senior
Application Period: Aug 1 – Oct 31
Best Buy Scholarships
Open to all High School students
Burger King Scholars Program
Open to High School Seniors
Open to: First year student or community college transfer student planning to attend any of the participating NC colleges and universities who reside in a qualifying county and demonstrate financial need.
Suntrust off to College Scholarship
Sweepstakes win a scholarship for the first year expenses at an accredited college or private career school.
Louis G Joseph Memorial Scholarship Fund
Current or Retired Member of Harnett county Volunteer fire department
Crumley Roberts Crib to College Scholarship
Be attending a North Carolina high school in one of the following North Carolina counties: Please look at site several counties listed.
Michael A DeMayo Scholarship
Reside and attend school in counties served by the Law Offices of Michael A. Demayo L.L.P. North Carolina counties include: Mecklenburg, Gaston, Catawba, Union, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rowan, Caldwell, Stanly, Iredell, Alexander, Burke, Robeson, Scotland, Richmond, Anson and Cumberland. South Carolina counties include: York, Lancaster, Chesterfield, Marlboro and Dillon.
The Big Dig Scholarship
Open to High School Seniors and Freshman in College
The FiSCA National Scholarship Program
Open to High School Seniors
Flag Manufacturers Association of America
Open to High School Seniors
High School and college Students
Outer Banks Community Foundation
Manteo High School and Dare County
Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation
High School Students write an essay 1,200 words about the Holocaust along with an entry form
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
Plan to major in a course of study that focuses on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math). Select Design, Marketing, Accounting, Finance and Business majors are also eligible.
AXA Axhievement Scholarship
Must have a 4.0 GPA and outstanding community service
GSGDA (Grand Strand Golf Directors Association)
Played a High School Sport
Application Available On-line
Carrousel Scholarship Program
Open to Girl High School Senior who attend high school in the Charlotte, NC area.
Application dates: September – October
Triangle Educational Advancement Foundation
Scholarships open to 39 public schools Triangle area high school students.
North Carolina FCCLA
Current Affiliated NC FCCLA Member the current year, NC resident