Archive for February, 2013
Scholarship: Northern California Scholarship Foundation
Sponsor/Organization: NCSF Foundation
Eligibility: you must be a high school senior attending a Northern California public school, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholars will only receive an application if they are nominated by their high school counselor. Only one nomination per high school is accepted. See Ms. Johnson if you are interested in being nominated by January 31, 2013.
Application Deadline: 1/31/13 expression of interest to Ms. Johnson
|January 31, 2013|
Scholarship: Matters Of Life & Death Scholarship Writing Contest
Sponsor/Organization: Compassion & Choices of Northern California
Scholarship Amount: $1,000 for First Place, $500 for Second Place, and $250 for Honorable Mention
Eligibility: Currently attending a California high school (or home-school),
Currently a high school junior or senior,
Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited college in the United States, and
United States citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States.
Application Deadline: May 15, 2013 (by email)
Additional Information: Each applicant must answer the question:
“Why do I need an advance directive when I turn 18?”
Guidelines when submitting your entry:
1. Submit a typewritten essay, no more than 1,000 words
2. Cover page with – Your name, address, phone number, email address, school’s name, your grade level, and number of words in essay)
Application in Scholarship Drawer
Scholarship Amount: Mentoring, Financial Assistance and Career Guidance
Eligibility: Overcome obstacles that are not of your own doing, High School junior, GPS of 3 or higher, low income
Additional Information: If you know of a student that meets these requirements, please contact Ms. Johnson, room 114.
Are you an exceptional student who’s “beating the odds” and have dreams of going to college? Are you committed to earning a four-year college degree? Are you highly recommended by your teachers/counselor/mentor? Are you willing to share your story?
Scholarship: Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $500 (1)
Eligibility: • Be between age of 16 and 25 on 3/30/14
• 2.5 GPA or higher
Application Deadline: March 30th, 2014
Additional Information: To be eligible:
1. Submit answers to the essay questions, which can be found on the application page, prior to the March 30th, 2014 deadline.
|March 30, 2014|
Scholarship: California Retired Teachers Association
Sponsor/Organization: California Retired Teachers Association
Scholarship Amount: $1500. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING NOMINATED FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP. PLEASE NOTIFY MS. JOHNSON BY FEBRUARY 1, 2013. Final application due March 22, 2013.
Eligibility: Only One student is Nominated. High School senior, academic achievements, financial need and participation in school and community activities related to the field of education. Interested in a career in education.
Application Deadline: IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING NOMINATED FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP. PLEASE NOTIFY MS. JOHNSON BY
FEBRUARY 1, 2013. Application due March 22, 2013.
|February 1, 2013|
|March 22, 2013|
Sponsor/Organization: Professional Business Women of California
Scholarship Amount: Undetermined
Eligibility: Must be female, High School Senior
Application Deadline: March 15, 2013 by 5:00 PM electronically
Additional Information: This scholarship is for advancing the professional and personal development of women.
1. Complete application
2. Personal essay
3. Three letters of recommendation
All completed applications and supporting documentation must be submitted electronically.
Completed application package should be emailed to: Carolyn@pbwc.org
Scholarship: HERFF JONES Believe in You Scholarship & Principal's Award
Scholarship Amount: $2,000 or $5,000 or $8,500 or $12,000 Only ONE student will be nominated for this scholarship. IMPORTANT: Notify Ms. Johnson by JANUARY 20, 2013 if interested. Final Application Deadline is February 8, 2013.
Eligibility: High School Senior, Leadership, Academic Performance, Community Service.
Application Deadline: Notify Ms. Johnson by JANUARY 20, 2013 if interested. Final Application Deadline is February 8, 2013.
|January 20, 2013|
|February 8, 2013|
Scholarship: SAE Engineering Scholarship: SAE Foundation Sponsored
Sponsor/Organization: SAE International through SAE Foundation. NOTE: This is different than the SAE Engineering Scholarships through Universities.
Scholarship Amount: 8 different scholarships are available through SAE Foundation.
Eligibility: High school seniors, Us citizen, meet minimum requirements for GPA, SAT1 or ACT1 scores
Application Deadline: January 15, 2013 for SAE foundation sponsored scholarships
Additional Information: Students must intend to earn a degree in engineering or a related science. US citizen.
To apply, click on application link and then on instruction 3."Begin the application process online. " link.
|January 15, 2013|
Scholarship: GE - Reagan Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $10,000 renewable
Eligibility: *demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade GPA);
*demonstrate financial need as determined by Scholarship Management Services;
*be citizens of the United States of America;
*be high school seniors attending high school in the United States;
*plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2013-2014 academic year.
Application Deadline: 1/10/2013
Additional Information: This program annually rewards up to 20 college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship within the community.
|January 10, 2013|
Scholarship: The Gates Millennium Scholars
Scholarship Amount: Awards to be determined by GMS based on financial need
Eligibility: Citizen, or legal permanent resident of the USA, Demonstrated leadership, Meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria, 3.3 GPA or higher on an unweighted 4.0 scale.
Application Deadline: 1/15/2013, Application started 8/15/2012
Additional Information: A complete application consists of:
1. Student application
2. Educator’s evaluation
3. Evaluation of the student’s community service and leadership. Log onto the Gates Millenium Scholars (GMS) Online nomination system at: https://scholarships.gmsp.org/Program/Details/7d6e42b1-d063-4bd2-a977-057b290e2708
|January 16, 2013|