October–Scholarships

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AMERICAN FIRE SPRINKLER ESSAY (Seniors)
Application: https://www.afsascholarship.org/
Deadline: September 1, 2017-April 1, 2018
Criteria: 

-High school seniors who are citizens or aliens legally residing in the U.S.

SOMOS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: http://www.somosfoundationutah.org/scholarships.html
Deadline: TBD
Criteria:
-Utah senior of Hispanic/Latino descent.
-Demonstrate leadership in school, community, and/or service in other organizations that promote, enhance, or strengthen diversity.
-Making satisfactory progress toward the student’s program objective (degree, diploma, or certificate).

WENDY’S HIGH SCHOOL HEISMAN AWARD (Seniors)
Application: https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/
Deadline:  October 2, 2017 by 3:00 PM
Criteria:
-Male and female student-athletes who exhibit excellence in the classroom, on the playing field, and within their communities.
-“B” grade average (3.0 GPA)
-Must participate in at least one of 27 sports.
Award: $1,000-$10,000

YOUNGARTS PROGRAM (15-18 years or grades 10-12)
Application: http://www.youngarts.org/apply

Deadline:  Oct. 13, 2017 by 11:59 PM
Criteria:

-Cinematic arts, dance, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice, writing
-Citizen or legal resident of the United States or U.S. Territories
Award:  $10,000 cash award, master classes with accomplished artists, become eligible for nomination as a U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts

COLLEGE JUMPSTART SCHOLARSHIP 
Application: http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/
Deadline: Oct 17, 2017
Criteria:
-Open to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors
-The main requirement is that you are committed to going to school and can express your goals for getting a higher education.
Award: $1,000

HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
NATIONAL and STATE (Two separate applications)
Application: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/

Deadline:  Oct. 25, 2017 by 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Criteria:
-Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in the United States, progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2015 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation.
-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).
-Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.
-Co-curricular/community service activities.
-Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0.
-Demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required).
-Be a United States citizen.
-Utah scholarship requires Utah citizenship.
Award:  National – $25,000 (106 awards)
State – $10,000 (7 awards)

COCA-COLA SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Application: http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/

Deadline:  October 31, 2017
Criteria:
-Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States (or select DoD schools).
-U.S. Citizens; U.S. Nationals; U.S. Permanent Residents; Refugees; Asylees; Cuban-Haitian Entrants; or Humanitarian Parolees.
-Anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application.
-Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
-Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school.
-Based on leadership, achievement, and character
Award:  $20,000 (150 awards) and Community College stipends that vary from $1,000-$1,500 (200 awards).

SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES:
www.highfivescholarships.com
www.fastweb.com
www.cappex.com
www.sholarships.com
www.unigo.com


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