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Scholarships

Welcome to the scholarship page!

On the Scholarship Trail?

 

  1. Check the Scholarship Display located in the Student Services Office. It contains applications and/or information for all the scholarships that have been mailed to Central. A list will be posted on top of the display including the scholarship name, a brief description, and a deadline for each scholarship.  Applications are located in the slots in the display.  New scholarship opportunities arrive frequently and the list is updated every two weeks.
  2. The above mentioned scholarships posted through our office are also posted on the Student Services webpage.  Go to Central’s webpage, www.lacrosseschools.org/central.  Click on Office and then Student Services.
  3. Brainstorm lists of sources such as clubs, insurance companies, businesses, unions, churches, and other organizations to which you or your family are affiliated.  They might have scholarship money available for students; inquire directly to those organizations.
  4. Browse through the SCHOLARSHIP BOOKS located in the Student Services Office.
  5. Seniors planning to go on to any school following graduation should apply for the Central High School Scholarships.  The scholarship application will be available on the Central HS webpage www.lacrosseschools.org/Central on December 1st.  Applications must be submitted online by Friday, January 4, 2019 by 3:30 pm.   LATE APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.  The CHS Scholarships include dozens of scholarships for two and four year schools.  The scholarships are designed for many types of students.  For example, some are for students with a high GPA and some are for students with middle or low GPA.   One considers GPA and athletic letters earned in high school.  Some take into consideration community service involvement.  Some are only for students applying to programs in health-related areas.  There are many possibilities so all students should apply!
  6. Check directly with the schools/colleges you are applying to.  They may have scholarships available.

Good Luck!  Please stop in and ask questions.  We’re here to help!

 

***Central High School Student Services***

Application is closed.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Please read the Central High School Scholarship Timeline & Directions before completing this application.  Timeline Directions 18-19

This application enters you into consideration for approximately 70 general scholarships that will be awarded to Central seniors at the Senior Scholarship Program on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.  The application information is needed by the Central High School Scholarship Committee (which includes all Department Chairs and counselors) and is used to make scholarship award decisions.  Please understand that a scholarship may be rescinded if information submitted is inaccurate or has changed since submitting your application.  You are responsible for keeping Student Services updated on your acceptance as this will affect your consideration for scholarships with specific criteria.

I understand that if chosen as a scholarship winner, according to Central High School’s policy, I must provide evidence of enrollment/registration at the post-secondary institution of my choice for the Fall of 2019 before scholarship funds can be awarded.

 

COMPLETING THIS FORM

You will need approximately 30 minutes to complete this application.  Plan on completing the entire application in one sitting, because you will not be able to save and go back to finish.

 

You will need the following information available to complete this online application:

  1. Your work history
  2. List of school activities you have been involved in and the years of participation
  3. List of community activities (not community service)
  4. List of community and school service (volunteer activities)

**There will be an option to explain special circumstances toward the end of the application.

SELECTIVE & LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Updated: March 14th, 2018

 

Scholarships listed are for seniors, unless otherwise noted.

Scholarship Scams. It should not cost you anything to apply for a scholarship. If you have questions, stop in Student Services or see the “scholarship scams” section on the Student Services section of Central’s website.

If a transcript is required, in most cases an unofficial copy will suffice. Please see Mrs. Silha in Student Services for further instruction if an official transcript is required.

Some scholarships have paper applications or further instructions. They will be denoted with an asterisk (*) and materials may be picked up from the Scholarship Display located in Student Services.

 

Central-Specific Scholarships

Central-specific scholarships are either scholarships that will be awarded to a Central student or they are selective in nature, which means Central must select the student(s) who will compete at the local, regional, state or national level for the chance at the award.

 

1.The Mark David Peacock Memorial Scholarship*

  • Criteria:
  • Given to a student planning to major in photo or video production or news media.
  • Must plan to attend UWL or plan to attend a Wisconsin or Wisconsin reciprocity 4 year school, or plan to enroll in a technical school with intentions to transfer to a 4 year school.
  • Please see Mrs. Silha in Student Services to pick up an application
  • Due in Student Services by 3:30 PM on Friday, March 23, 2018.

 

  1. Western Technical College Scholarship*
  • Applicants must be enrolled in six or more credits at Western Technical College for Fall 2018.
  • Please see Mrs. Silha in Student Services to pick up an application
  • Due Date: Submit TYPED applications to Student Services by 3:30 PM on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

 

Local Scholarships

 

  1. Lois Crowe Scholarship*
  • The Forest County Potawatomi Foundation has created a scholarship program for Wisconsin residents.
  • Applicants must:
    • Be a Wisconsin resident
    • Be registered by start of the 2018 fall semester as a first-year, full-time undergraduate student (12 credits minimum) at an accredited Wisconsin college or university
    • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Demonstrate a history of scholastic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities and a commitment to community service
  • Application instructions are found in Student Services
  • Link to application opens on October 31, 2017: fcpotawatomifoundation.com/scholarships
  • All application materials must be received, along with all supporting documents, by Friday, March 16th, 2018.

 

  1. Delores Pemma Scholarship*
  • Awarded to a Wisconsin resident seeking to enroll full-time or part-time degree-seeking student at an accredited Wisconsin technical school or college.
  • Applicants must:
    • Live in Wisconsin
    • Have a high school diploma or GED by fall 2018
    • Be accepted as a first-year, full time (12 credits) or part-time (6 credits) degree-seeking student at an accredited Wisconsin technical school or college
    • Have a minimum 2.25 GPA
    • Demonstrate leadership
  • Application instructions are found in Student Services
  • Link to application opens on October 31, 2017: fcpotawatomifoundation.com/scholarships
  • All application materials must be received, along with all supporting documents, by Friday, March 16th, 2018.

 

  1. 2017 ESA Youth Scholarship Program Scholarship*
  • Applicants must:
  • Be a graduating high school senior who has a parent or natural guardian who must be a full-time paid member of the police or sheriff’s department or fire department. Parent/Guardian may also be a volunteer member of a fire department.
  • Parent or guardian must be active duty police officer, firefighter, paramedic, or EMT (public sector).
  • Scholarship applications are available in Student Services or online at the following link: http://wiesa.org/about/wiesa-scholarship-information/
  • Applications must be submitted online or postmarked on or before Friday, March 24th to be accepted.
  • Submit your completed applications (including transcripts, essay and other documentation to:

Jean Novy

WIESA Youth Scholarship Program

1700 E. Beverly Rd.

Shorewood, WI  53211

 

  1. Boys and Girls Club Higher Education Scholarship*
  • Criteria:
  • The recipient should demonstrate a financial need for this scholarship with the intent of helping a boy or girls attend college, university or technical school, who might not otherwise be able to do so.
  • The recipient must have a current or past affiliation with the Boys & Girls Clubs.
  • The recipient must have an above average grade point and demonstrate the ability to succeed in higher education.
  • The recipient must have an above average grade point and demonstrate the ability to succeed in higher education.
  • The recipient should have demonstrated leadership qualities, both as a Boys & Girls Club member and as a high school student.
  • The recipient should have made notable contributions to school, family and the community.
  • Applications are available in Student Services and this link: http://www.bgclax.org/scholarships
  • Completed applications must be received by Friday, March 30th, 2018
  • Mail completed application forms and materials to:

Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse

Attn: Scholarship Committee

PO Box 91

La Crosse, WI 54602-0091

 

  1. Wings Over Wisconsin Scholarship*
  • Applicants must:
  • Must be furthering their education in Conservation or Conservation related field.
  • Demonstrate interest and commitment to conservation of habitat and/or wildlife.
  • Related extracurricular involvement (i.e., research, student organizations, community service, etc.)
  • Academic achievement as indicated by ACT score, class rank and cumulative GPA.
  • Scholarship applications are located in Student Services and are due to Student Services by March 31st, 2017

 

  1. 8. IDEA Scholarship
  • Applicants must:
  • Be a first generation college student (Neither of your parent/s has obtained a four-year degree from a U.S. college/university).
  • Demonstrate financial need and/or eligible for free or reduced lunch.
  • Have a minimum 3.0 unweighted, cumulative GPA.
  • Be a high school senior attending a WACAC member public or private high school in Wisconsin (Central High School is a WACAC member school).
  • Plan to attend a WACAC member 2-year or 4-year public or private college/university
  • Applications and instructions are available at http://www.wacac.com/IDEA-Scholarship
  • The completed application must be received or postmarked by March 31, 2018

 

  1. Chaseburg Farmers Union Coop Scholarship*
  • Applicants must:
  • Have a parent who is a member of the Chaseburg Farmers Union Coop.
  • Be accepted to any 4-year College or 2-year Vocational College
  • Application instructions can be found in Student Services.
  • Applications and supporting documents must be returned by March 31, 2017 to:

Chaseburg Farmers Union Cooperative

113 Cactus Drive

Chaseburg, WI 54621

 

  1. La Crosse Area Occupational Safety & Health Council Scholarship*
  • The Council is pleased to offer a scholarship award to students pursing a degree in workplace safety or occupational health.
  • Priority will be given to students enrolled in a workplace safety or occupational health field at a La Crosse area campus, Western Technical College, Viterbo University, or the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse. The Council will consider scholarship applications from students who grew up in the La Crosse area but are pursuing a workplace safety or occupational health degree at other colleges or universities.
  • Application instructions are available in Student Services or at the following link: http://www.laoshc.org/scholarship.php
  • Applications are due April 1st, 2018

 

  1. 11. Junior Achievement High School Scholarship
  • Applicants must:
  • Be or have been a participant in a Junior Achievement program during the current school year and/or taught a minimum of two elementary school program classes. At least one class much have been completed during this school year.
  • Lawfully reside in the United States
  • Students from any grade level may apply.
  • Applications can be found at: https://www.juniorachievement.org/web/ja-wisconsin/ja-scholarships
  • Applications are due on April 3rd, 2018 to the following address:

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin, Inc.

Scholarship Coordinator

11111 West Liberty Drive Milwaukee, WI 53224

 

  1. Riverland Energy Cooperative At-Large Scholarship
  • One scholarship will be given to an applicant who has a parent/guardian who is a bona fide resident of Riverland Energy Cooperative service territory or parent/guardians who are full time REC employees.
  • The scholarship is available to students graduating high school and attending post-secondary education at an accredited educational institution.
  • Applications are available at: https://www.riverlandenergy.com/content/scholarships
  • Completed applications must be received by any of the Riverland Energy Cooperative offices by 4:00 p.m. on April 13th, 2018. Forms can also be emailed to Beth Alesch at balesch@riverlandenergy.com

 

  1. Carrie Crystal Stuckert Memorial Scholarship*
  • Criteria:
  • Must be planning on a Visual Arts Program Major including Art Therapy
  • Evidence of involvement in activities in the school or community
  • Applications are available in Student Services or at dreampoolfoundation.org
  • Applications must be completed and mailed by April 24, 2018

 

  1. Empower Scholarship*
  • Applicants must:
  • A resident of Minnesota or Western Wisconsin or attending school in Minnesota or Western Wisconsin
  • Be pursuing a career in healthcare
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Have financial need
  • Have volunteer hours
  • Be ethnically diverse students who have been accepted to or enrolled in a post-high school program.
  • Applications are available in Student Services or at this link: https://www.allinahealth.org/courage-kenny-rehabilitation-institute/programs-and-services/volunteer-opportunities/empower-scholarships/
  • You will need two letters of recommendation
  • One from a coordinator of volunteers verifying your service and number of hours
  • One personal reference (i.e. teacher, coach, clergy, employment…)
  • Completed applications are accepted if they are postmarked by April 30th, 2017.

 

  1. Wisconsin Towns Association 2018 Scholarship Program*
  • This scholarship will be given to high school seniors that plan to attend a Wisconsin public or private college or University in 2018.
  • Applicants must prepare an essay addressing the 2018 WTA Scholarship program topic: “Why is town road investment important to economic development in Wisconsin?”
  • Applications are available in Student Services.
  • Mail the informational form and essay to the following address by May 31, 2018:

Wisconsin Towns Assoication

W7686 County Road MMM

Shawano, WI  54166-6086

 

  1. Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program
  • Scholarship applicants must:
  • Enroll in eligible career and technical college program for Fall 2018
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
  • Demonstrate critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
  • Demonstrate perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Applications are available online on March 15th at: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/
  • Applications must be submitted online by June 15th, 2018.

Scholarships by Deadline Month

March
• Wisconsin Sheriff & Deputy Sheriffs Association Scholarship
○ Seven $500 scholarship
○ Three letters of recommendation from three different sources
○ Transcript
○ Recent photo
○ Deadline: March 6, 2018
○ http://wsdsa.org/scholarships/

• Go Skills Women’s Scholarship
○ $2000 scholarship
○ Female student who wants to start her own online business
○ Include business plan
○ Deadline: March 15, 2018
○ https://www.goskills.com/scholarship

• Best Colored Pencils’ Creative Mind Scholarship
○ $1,500 scholarship
○ High school seniors
○ Submit original artwork with two photos
○ Essay
○ Deadline: March 15, 2018
○ https://www.bestcoloredpencils.com/scholarship

• Delores Pemma Scholarship
○ $5,000 scholarship
○ Resident of Wisconsin and high school senior
○ Must be accepted as a first-year student at an accredited technical school or college
○ Minimum GPA 2.25
○ Official high school transcript
○ One letter of recommendation
○ Two personal essays
○ Deadline: March 16, 2018
○ https://www.fcpotawatomi.com/government/foundation/scholarship-opportunities/

• Lois Crowe Scholarship
○ $10,000 scholarship
○ Resident of Wisconsin and high school senior
○ Must be accepted as a first-year student at an accredited technical school or college
○ Minimum GPA 2.5
○ Official high school transcript
○ One letter of recommendation
○ Two personal essays
○ Deadline: March 16, 2018
○ https://www.fcpotawatomi.com/government/foundation/scholarship-opportunities/

• Coulee Region Professional Women
o The Coulee Region Professional Women’s Scholarships are available to women who are high
school seniors or students in higher education (including non-traditional students). Applicants
should currently be living in or attending school in the Coulee Region.
o Past scholarship recipients may apply again and will be eligible to receive the scholarship up to two
times.
o Application is to be completed by applicant – print clearly or type.
o Three (3) character reference letters
o Deadline Completed application and ALL supplemental materials must be postmarked or E-mailed
by March 12, 2018.
o Application

• Memory Foam
o Our education and awareness about health problems and the kinds of mattresses on the market
have helped us come this far with our simple project. This time, we want to help out bright students
with a dream for the future with an exceptional scholarship of USD 1000.
o The process closes on 31 March 2018 at midnight. We will announce the winner on 15 April 2018.
o Only one video will win the scholarship of USD 1000.
o http://www.memoryfoamtalk.com/scholarships/

• Project Yellow Light
o Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change. As an applicant
you have one clear mission: encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits.
o Video, billboard and radio design competition: various deadlines
o For both the high school and college categories, the first-place winner will receive a scholarship in
the amount of $5,000. Second-place finisher will receive $2,000. Third-place finisher will receive
$1,000. Videos are due April 1.
o For both high school and college categories, the winner will receive a scholarship in the amount of
$2,000. Designs are due March 1.
o visit http://www.projectyellowlight.com/

• AFA’s 2018 Teen Scholarship Essay Contest
o Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t just affect the people who have been diagnosed with it; it also affects
their loved ones, caregivers and people of all ages, including children.
Each year, AFA holds a scholarship essay contest which asks students to describe how
Alzheimer’s disease changed or impacted their lives.
o All high school seniors who are US citizens or permanent residents and plan to enter a four-year
college/university in 2018 are invited to take part in the 2018 contest.
o All essays and required materials must be submitted by March 26, 2018.
o https://alzfdn.org/young-leaders-of-afa/afa-teens/2608-2/

• Wings Over Wisconsin Conservation-related field
○ $750.00
○ Class transcript
○ 500-word essay
○ Application in Future Center at Logan and Central
○ Conservation related activities
○ Deadline: March 31, 2018

• Global Automotive aftermarket symposium/Wisconsin Automotive Parts Association Scholarship
○ No minimum GPA requirement
○ High school senior
○ Planning to attend an accredited college or certified post-secondary automotive, collision, or
heavy duty technician training program
○ Deadline: March 31, 2018
○ One-page essay
○ High school transcript
○ At least one letter of reference
○ http://www.automotivescholarships.com/apply_online.cfm

● Pew Pew Tactical Gun Safety Scholarship
○ $1,000 scholarship
○ High school student
○ Minimum 3.0 GPA
○ 1000 words or few essay
○ Transcript with GPA needed
○ Deadline: March 31, 2018
○ https://www.pewpewtactical.com/scholarship/

● Chaseburg Farmers Union Coop Scholarship
○ $500 scholarship
○ High school student with proof of college enrollment
○ Activities, employment reference
○ Must be a coop member
○ See your advisor for application
○ Deadline: March 31, 2018

● SFM Foundation Scholarship
○ Natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related
accident and entitled to receive benefits from Worker’s Compensation Act
○ Minnesota, Wisconsin, or Iowa resident between ages 16 and 25
○ Amount varies between $1,000 to $10,000
○ Deadline: March 31, 2018
○ https://www.sfmfoundation.com/application_information.cfm

● L.E.A. High School Scholarship
o Each year the La Crosse Education Association (L.E.A.) will award up to six (6) $250.00
scholarships to graduating high school seniors. The seniors must submit the attached application
and meet the following criteria:
o The scholarship applicant must be the child of a L.E.A. member (current, retired, or deceased)
AND be within the top 1/2 of his/her graduating class.
o First preference will be given to a graduating senior who is planning to go into the field of education
or a related field, but could be awarded to any applicant who plans to pursue some form of postsecondary
education.
o See your advisor for application.
o To be considered for one of the L.E.A. scholarships, please return the application form by Friday
March 9, 2018 to: Michele Cook L.E.A. Scholarship Committee Chairperson 2020 Caroline
Street La Crosse, WI 54603

April
• The Electric & Gas Industries Association Foundation
o 20 awards of $2,500.00 each.
o The awards are one-time only and are for specific courses of study relevant to a career in the
HVACR industry.
o Applicants must be passionately committed to a career in home services and meet all of the
following criteria: Be a high school senior, high school graduate or GED equivalent enrolled or
planning to enroll at an accredited two-year college, vocational or technical school or othe
approved technical institute in the United States for the 2018-2019 academic year.
• Enroll in an HVAC technology-related course of study.*
• Have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent).
o Deadline: April 1
o Scholarship Details at https://egiafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarship

• American Fire Sprinkler Association-High School Senior College Scholarship
○ $2000 scholarship
○ High school senior
○ Enroll for classes beginning in Fall 2018
○ Deadline: April 1, 2018
○ No financial need or GPA requirement
○ Online only application
○ https://www.afsascholarship.org/high-school-contest/hsstep1/

• Texan Homebuyer Scholarship
○ $1000 scholarship
○ High school senior
○ 700 words minimum essay
○ Unofficial high school transcript
○ Two letters of recommendation
○ Minimum GPA of 2.75
○ Deadline: April 4, 2018
○ http://www.texanhomebuyer.com/scholarship/

• Laywayback Annual Creative “Choose Better” Scholarship
o $2,000 scholarship
o Deadline: April 15, 2018
o http://laywayback.com/scholarship/

• Campaign to Change Direction
o Video competition for students (6-8th grade category and 9-12th grade category) to create a
15 second, or 30 second PSA on any or all of the 5 signs of emotional wellbeing. These
could be done as a school group, club, class, or as individuals
o Top prize $500
o Deadline: April 15, 2018
o Rules: https://www.riversidecorporatewellness.com/

• Amerisleep Scholarship
○ $1,000 scholarship
○ High school senior
○ Minimum GPA 3.0 or higher
○ YouTube video submission
○ Deadline: April 24, 2018
○ https://www.amerisleep.com/scholarship

• E Waste:
o Who may apply: You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a
current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home-schooled
students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal
resident.
o Complete the application form below including a 140-character message about e-waste.
The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full
length 500- to 1,000-word essay about e-waste.
o Deadline: April 30, 2018 to coincide with Earth Day
o http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/ewaste-scholarship/

May
• B. Davis Scholarship
○ $1000 scholarship
○ Deadline: May 22, 2018
○ No age restriction
○ Essay of less than 1000 words
○ Email submission
○ http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

• BestMattressReviews.com
o We value education highly and want to give back to our community at large. We are
also passionate about promoting sleep awareness and created this scholarship to both help
further that cause and to help students pay for the increasing costs of higher education.
This scholarship is intended to be used for tuition during the 2018-19 school year.
o Amount Awarded – $1,000
o Deadline – May 19, 2018
o https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/sleep-scholarship/

o Hammett, Bellin & Oswald Law & Justice Scholarship
o Hammett, Bellin & Oswald Law & Justice Scholarship: This scholarship is for all first-year
college freshman who will be attending an accredited College/University during the 2018-
2019 school year (current seniors).
o Applicant must be enrolled in and plan to attend a Wisconsin college/university during the
2018-2019 school year.
o Proof of enrollment to an accredited college/university.
o Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
o Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2018.’
o Award Amount: $750
o Application: Only online applications will be accepted.
o The application can be found at: http://hbolawfirm.com/law-justice-scholarship/

June
§ Pureland Supply sells high quality replacement projector lamps to various Universities, Schools,
and Government entities. We understand the importance of skilled trades in our society and
appreciate those who learn and perform specific occupational trades.
o The $1000.00 Pureland Supply Scholarship is open for students who have been accepted to
an accredited community college, vocational college, technical school, or trade
School. Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or field
plays an important role in today’s world and how the student expects to play a part in the
future of their trade or field.
o https://www.purelandsupply.com/t-scholarship.aspx

● Abbott & Fenner Scholarship
○ $1000 scholarship
○ Deadline: June 14, 2018
○ Junior and Seniors
○ 500 to 1000 words essay includes topic on website
○ Emailed submission
○ http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php

● BigSun Scholarship
○ $500 scholarship
○ Deadline: June 19, 2018
○ 500 to 1000 words essay
○ Student athlete
○ High school senior
○ Email submission
○ http://www.bigsunathletics.com

• ZipRecruiter
o $3,000 scholarship to the winning college or university student with the most creative
entry in our Winter/Spring 2018 Scholarship Promotion.
o The Grand Prize Winner each semester will receive the $3,000 scholarship.
o To enter, please write a 500-800 word essay that addresses both
the prompts (view link).
o Essays must be limited to 500 to 800 words and submitted in .PDF, .DOC, or .DOCX file
format. You may also include images, infographics, and diagrams provided that (i) the
entire essay submission fits on one page and (ii) all the content, including your essay
and images, etc., are your original work, and (iii) no part of your essay submission is
owned by a third party. If your Entry includes any third-party materials, it will be
disqualified.
o Deadline: June 30
o https://www.ziprecruiter.com/scholarship

● Annual Community Volunteer Scholarship
○ $1500 scholarship
○ Deadline: June 30, 2018
○ Student must demonstrate exceptional volunteer involvement in their community
○ High school senior
○ Permission from parent or legal guardian if under the age of 18
○ Online application
○ At least 1 reference that can verify volunteer involvement
○ https://dealhack.com/scholarship

● Top Security Review Annual Scholarship Program
○ $1000 scholarship
○ Full-time college student for academic year 2018-2019
○ 18 years or older or consent from parents or legal guardians
○ 500 to 1000 words essay
○ Email submission
○ Valid documentation proving that you are a student is required (student ID or proof that you
are or will be a student at the University)
○ Deadline: June 30, 2018
○ http://topsecurityreview.com/scholarship/

● Digital Privacy Scholarship
o This scholarship helps you understand why you should be cautious about what you post on the
Internet.
o You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering
college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible.
There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. o How to apply:
o Complete the application including a 140-character message about digital privacy. The top 10
applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to
1,000-word essay about digital privacy.
o http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/digital-privacy-scholarship/
o Deadline: June 30, 2018

August
● COIT 2018 Clean GIF Scholarship Contest
○ $2,000 grand prize
○ Create a GIF that shows the fastest way to get your space clean
○ Enrolled in undergraduate during submission
○ Post design on Facebook and Twitter and use hashtag #CoitScholarship
○ Deadline: August 31, 2018
○ http://www.coit.com/scholarship

• NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com
o + A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
o + A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare
o This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college
education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.
o Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018.
o https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/

September
• MattressHelp
o MattressHelp.org is pleased to announce our annual Sleep Health Scholarship. We created this
scholarship to spread awareness about sleep as a public health issue and help students cut down
the rising costs of higher education.
o Each student who is awarded our scholarship will be given $1,000 towards their university or
college fees. The scholarship is awarded once every academic year and is open to all students in
the United States who meet the eligibility criteria.
o Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States or Canada
OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
o You must be a U.S. citizen
o Anticipating completion of high-school diploma at time of application or already in possession of
high-school diploma/GED
o Planning to or currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
o Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA
o https://mattresshelp.org/scholarship/
o Deadline: Sept 25th, 2018