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    Towson University Band Scholarship   Find out more information at http://www.towsonband.com Email tigerband@towson.edu Call 410-704-5485               ____________________
    13th Annual National Co-Op Scholarship Program  195 Merit Scholarships Totaling $4.7 million. As the largest independently sponsored merit co-op scholarship program in the United States. These merit co-op scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors  and transfer students who plan to participate in college cooperative education at on of our Partner Institutions. Please visit http://www.waceinc.org
     
     
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     Jack Kent Cooke Foundations College Scholarship Program  The Foundation will select up to 40 applicants nationwide for this high selective scholarship. Selected students may receive up to $40,000 per year and more. Please visit http://www.jkcf.org/scholarships ____________________
     
    Varsity Tutors Scholarship
     Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
     
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     Scholarships for American High Schools to Students to Study Abroad  The New Jersey Department of Education is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the U. S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs sponsored study abroad programs for U. S. high school students for the 2016-2017 school year. Please click on the following for more information Study Abroad  ____________________
    Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be enrolled in an accredited educational institution in the US, have demonstrated on-going commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the US within the last 12 month. Applications can be found by going to: Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships December 5, 2017
    NJCPA-NJ Society of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship The NJCPA Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to New Jersey high school seniors who plan to major in accounting or obtain a concentration in accounting which includes not less than 24 accounting credits. These $7000 scholarships are presented over four years. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, an essay and personal interview. A person must intend to begin the study of accounting as a major in the school year following the one in which the application was submitted. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.5 or above OR a minimum combined evidenced-based reading and writing plus math SAT score of 1260 OR minimum average ACT score of 26. For further information an application visit NJCPA NJ Society of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship December 8, 2017
    AXA Achievement Scholarships To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a US citizen or legal resident living or claiming residency in one of the 50 US States, be a current high school senior who plans to enrool full time in an accredited two year or four year college. Applications can be found by going: AXA Achievement December 15, 2017
    Burger King Scholars Program high school seniors are invited to apply for the Burger King Scholars program if you have a cumulative high school GPA of 2.5 or higher and plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two or four year college, university of vocational technical school for 2017-2018 academic year. To apply, please visit their website at Burger King Scholars Program December 15, 2017
    NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards This program was established to raise awareness among the nation's youth of the critical role that private enterprise and entrepreneurship play in the building of America. Since 2003, the NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation has awarded over 2,800 scholarships to graduating high school seniors totaling more than 2.8 million. NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their frehman year at an acreddited two or four year university, college or vocational/technical institute. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award. This year, 95 awards will be $2000 each, 3 awards will be $10,000 each, 1 Award will be $15,000 and 1 award will be $25,000. Please visit their website at NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards December 18, 2017
    You Deserve It Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a resident of any of the 50 US, District of Columbia or US Territories and must be 16 years of age or older. Applications can be found by going to You Deserve It Scholarship December 29, 2017
    Easton/NFAA Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school applicant applying to be a full time student at a 2 year, 4 year or technical training. Applications can be found by going to Easton/NFAA Scholarship December 31, 2017
    Harris Poll Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a legal resident of the 50 US States and DC who are 13 years or older at the time of entry. Applications can be found at Harris Poll Scholarship

    December 31, 2017

    Thiel Fellowship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be interested in building new things. Founded by technology entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011. The Thiel fellowship is a two year program that offers 20-30 fellowships in the value fellowships in the value of $100,000. Applications can be found at Thiel Fellowship December 31, 2017
    VIP Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be at least 13 years of age or older. Applications can be found by going to VIP Scholarship December 31, 2017
    Illustrators of the Future Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a new or amateur artist who have not been professionally published and paid for more than three black and white story illustrations, or more than one process-color painting or have your work broadly featured to the general public through the media. Applications can be found at Illustrators of the Future Scholarship December 31, 2017
    HP Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a legal resident of the 50 United States and DC who are 13 years or older at the time of entry. Applications can be found at HP Scholarship December 31, 2017
    SP Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school student planning to attend college in September 2018 and answer the essay question on the sponsor website. Applications can be found by going to SP Scholarships December 31, 2017
    CrossLites Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a student that is currently enrolled in a high school, college, or graduate school. there are no minimum GPA  or test score requirements in order to qualify for the scholarship contest. Applications can be found at CrossLites Scholarship December 31, 2017
    VIP Voice Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be at least 13 years old, submit your entry by the deadline and you are able to submit multiple entries by following the instructions on the sponsor website. Applications can be found at VIP Voice Scholarship December 31, 2017
    Profile in Courage Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a United State high school student in grades 9-12, be attendng public, prive, parochial, or home schools and be under the age of twenty. Applications can be found at Profile in Courage Scholarship January 4, 2018
    GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Ecxeptional student leaders are invited to apply for the 2018 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. In honor of the legacy and character of President Rondal Reagan, this program annually rewards up to 20 college bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with $10, 000 renewable scholarships. Additional information, eligibility requirements, and a link to the application are available online at GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship January 4, 2018
    Betty Bradbury Vail Scholarship  All qualifying seniors may apply for the Betty Bradbury Vail Scholarship. The Receipient will receive $2000. The applicants must attend an accredited college or university in the United States and major in Political Science, History, Government or Economics. Be a citizen of the United States, need financial assistance, attach a transcript of grades, return four copies of the appicaltion complete with attachments and include letters of recommendation form a minister, priest or rabbi, instrotor or counselor, neighbor or employer. Please see the attached for the full application DAR Scholarship  January 6, 2018
    Ron Brown Scholarships Program To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a US Citizen, Black/African American and current high school seniors at the time of their application, demonstrate academic achievement, exhibit leadership ability, participate in community service activites and have a demonstrated financial need. Applications can be found at Ron Brown Scholarships January 9, 2018
    Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Program The APIASF Schoarship awards range from one time $2500 awards to multi year $20000 awards. minimum eligible criteria include: be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity, be a citizen, national, or glegal resident of the US, be enrolling as an undergraduate student in an accredited US college or university in the fall of 2018, have a minimum GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale, must apply for federal aid using the FAFSA, submit one letter of rec online. Please visit Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Program January 11, 2018
    Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship This award is for students completing 12th grade in 2018 who are planning careers in government service. Explore their web site at Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship for more information. January 15, 2018
    Pathable Women in Science Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a female student going into their freshman year of college or be a female student who is currently enrolled in a computer science or computer related degree from an accredited university. Applications can be found by going to Pathable Women in Science January 15, 2018
    Varsity Brand Scholarship

    Nominees must be affiliated with a high school in the United States. Entrants must be nominated by a student, colleague ro community member. You may nominate yourself. Entries must include: Once 500 word essay demonstrating why the nominee is deserving of this award, one letter of recommendation from a scholl principal, administrator or community leader, links to additional media for photos, press releases, video, etc. Please visit the following website for more information Varsity Brands Scholarship

    January 23, 2018
    Junior League of Morristown Volunteerism Scholarship

    The JLM will recognize the outstanding community service of high school seniors by awarding up to four $2,500 college scholarships. The primary criteria upon which these scholarships are awarded is a demonstrated commitment to volunteerism and community service. Secondary criteria include leadership, extra-curricular activities, scholastic effort and work or family responsibilities. Financial need is not a factor for consideration. Applicants have to reside in Morris or Somerset Counties, and must plan to attend an accredited college, university, or trade school. To learn more about the JLM, please visit their website at Junior League of Morristown Volunteerism Scholarship

    January 31, 2018
    Union Plus Scholarship To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a current or retired member of a participating union, their spouse or their dependent children. At least one year of continuous unions membership by the applicants parent or spouse. Applications can be found by going to:Union Plus Scholarship January 31, 2018
    Wace National Co-op Scholarship Program

    WACE is offering a merit scholarship to students who plan to participate in a college cooperative education at one of their Partner Institutions. To qualify for this scholarship, students must: have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and apply for the 2018-2019 academic year at one of the WACE Partner Institutions: Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, SUNY Oswego, The University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Wentworth Institute of Technology. Applications are        available online at: Wace National Co-op Scholarship Program

    February 15, 2018

    NJSC Scholarship Committee

    The New Jersey Schoolwomen's Scholarship has been in existence for more than 25 years. This year three scholarships, in the amount of $1000 each and two educational awards in the amount of $500, will be awarded to femail graduates who intend to pursue a career in the field of education. Applications and more information can be found by clicking here.

    February 26, 2018

    Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation

    The Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation is pleased to offer students the opportunity to apply for scholarship through the Jean Alvater Baker Educal Fund, the Albert Kahn and Mary Kahn RN Educational Fund, the Millie E Apgar Educational Scholarhsip Fund for Health Professionals, and the Wingover Scholarship Fund for Nursing Students. Please click on the following link for the application and scholarship criteria Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation March 1, 2018

    The Van Doren Scholarship

    To be eligible for the Van Doren Scholarship, a candidate must be a resident of Somerset County who is attending or planning to attend as a full time student in an accredited four year college or university, a two year college or a post high school trade or nursing school. Students may apply during their senior year of high school and during any year of their post secondary school studies. Applications can be found at Van Doren Scholarship March 20, 2018

    New Jersey State Elks Scholarship

    The New Jersey State Elks Special Children's Committee awards two scholarships to graduating seniors (one female and one male) for the purpose of assiting them in obtaining a college education. Applications and further information can be found at New Jersey State Elks Special Children's Scholarship April 16, 2018