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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 one of our Partner Institutions. Please visit http://www.waceinc.org
     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
     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  ____________________
    Imagine America Foundation Scholarships
    • Who: Students planning to attend a career or technical schools (e.g. ATC, UTI, Lincoln Tech, Eastwick, etc).
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5 (80%).
    • Each high school can put forth FIVE students to receive a $1000 award
    • For more information, please visit Imagine America foundation Scholarship


    College Board Scholarship The College Board Opportunity Scholarships lay out six simple steps that all students can take to get into college. Completing each step will earn a chance for a scholarship; completing all six will ear students a chance to win $40,000 for their college education. For more information and how to complete the six steps please click on the following link College Board Scholarship

    Various Dates- please see website

    Connections for the Future Scholarship $1000 for a graduating public school senior with disabilities from Bergen, Passaic Hudson, Essex, Morris, Somerset, Union, Warren or Sussex County. This scholarship is open only to graduates of public schools from the above mentioned NJ counties. The connections for the Future Scholarship provides financial support and recognition of students with disabilities graduating from a public school program as they pursue post secondary training, education or other opportunitites'. For more information and an application please visit Connections for the Future Scholarship

    No hard deadline has been determined as of publication time.

    PB&J Scholarship

    The PB&J Scholarship was created to give back to future students by someone who lived off of PB&J sandwiches during their first year in college to fund a scholarship. We are looking for students who have experienced challenges in their life and who have the drive to succeed. This scholarship is open to all college bound seniors attending an accredited 2 year or 4 year college in the fall of 2020. Please click on the following link for more information and a copy fo the application PB&J Scholarship

    May 31, 2020

    LM Scholarship

    To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled or expect to be enrolled in a degree program by September 2020, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline. Applications can be found by going to LM Scholarship

    May 31, 2020