IVY LEGACY FOUNDATION
The Ivy Legacy Foundation has awarded over $250,000 in scholarships to exceptional high school seniors as well as non-traditional students from the greater Philadelphia Area. Many different scholarships are available.
Visit www.ivylegacy.org to see the current offerings.
THE PHILADELPHIA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
More than 50 scholarships are awarded annually by The Philadelphia Foundation from scholarship funds the foundation manages.
Consult the searchable directory at www.philafound.org to discover what each scholarship funds, its requirements, application materials needed and deadlines. Important Note: Each scholarship has individual criteria, deadline and requirements. Before applying, carefully review the information provided to make sure the scholarship is an appropriate one for you.
NURSING SCHOOLS ALMANAC SCHOLARSHIP
Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its second annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Their website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:
This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Interested students can visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.
State Farm Companies Foundation
State Farm Companies Foundation was established in 1963 as an independent private foundation funded by the State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company. The Foundation provides support for key initiatives and scholarships, as well as associate-directed programs, including grants supporting volunteerism and matching gifts to charitable organizations and two- and four-year colleges and universities. These programs support the communities where State Farm associates live and work.
American Fire Sprinkler Association
The American Fire Sprinkler Association created the college scholarship program to help with the educational and training pursuits of students just like you. In addition, AFSA wants to educate the public at-large about the life-saving properties of automatic fire sprinklers. So, if you meet the contest requirements and want to learn a little during the process, please enter and good luck! Please visit https://www.afsascholarship.org/high-school-contest/hsstep1/ for more information and the scholarship application. Scholarship deadline is April 1, 2018.
The Horatio Alger Scholarship
The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society. The scholarships are given to deserving students each year and range in award value from $6,000. To $25,000. Eligibility criteria includes: demonstrated financial need ($55,000. or lower adjusted gross family income is required), be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, maintain a GPA of 2.0 and be a U.S. citizen. For additional details and to submit your completed application by October 25 please visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/
The National Co-op Scholarship Program is looking to award merit scholarships to current high school seniors. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better on 4.0 scale. Applicants must be applying for 2018-2019 admission to one of the following
Christensen & Hymas General Scholarship
Kenneth Christensen and Russell Hymas understand the importance of an education. As a result, the Christensen & Hymas law firm is proud to offer a generous $1,000. scholarship for any individuals who qualify. Qualifications include:
Application deadline is August 1, 2018. Please visit https://christensenhymas.com/about-us/community-involvement/general-scholarship/ for the application and more information.
Foot Locker Scholar Athletes
The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, in their schools, and within their communities. Whether you're the lead scorer or the most spirited team player, we want to hear how you have taken the skills you've cultivated in the locker room and used to them create a powerful, positive impact on the lives of others around you.
Twenty Foot Locker Scholar Athletes will each receive $20,000 in college scholarship money for their excellence in school, on their sports teams, and in their communities. The scholarship will be awarded in four equal annual payments of $5,000 throughout the winner's four-year college career. To be eligible for the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program, the applicant must: be a current high school senior entering a four-year university or college in Fall 2018, be a member (in good standing) of a high school sports team or be involved in after-school sports (e.g. intramurals, martial arts, etc.), have maintained an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher from ninth grade to first semester of 12th grade and be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Legal Resident. Please note: Foot Locker employees and their immediate family are ineligible. For more information and to apply, please visit http://footlockerscholarathletes.com/ Applications are due December 15, 2017 by 5 PM.
Imagine America Foundation
This page was created as a hub where anyone can quickly learn about our career college and technical education scholarships. Scholarship deadlines and amounts vary. Please visit https://www.imagine-america.org/applyforscholarships/ to create an account and start your search today!
The Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
The Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority will provide its annual scholarship aid to students regardless of race, sex, in pursuit of higher education.The minimum requirements for applicants include: students must be applying to a two or four-year college or university, minimum “B” average (3.0) and attend a Philadelphia County School. Applicants must submit the following information:
The Bezos Scholarship Program inspires and challenges Scholars to act on their passions and lead their communities. 12 high school Juniors from across the country will be selected to attend an all-expenses paid scholarship to the Aspen Ideas Festival in Aspen, Colorado from June 23-29, 2018. Successful applicants are students who demonstrate academic rigor, leadership, and a desire to create positive change in their community.
Requirements for application:
The application deadline is February 9, 2018. Please visit www.bezosscholars.org for more information.
PENNSYLVANIA JCI SENATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Pennsylvania JCI (Junior Chamber International) Senate is an organization affiliated with the Pennsylvania Jaycees and the United States JCI Senate. Together, both organizations promote leadership training through community involvement and believe “that service to humanity is the best work of life.” Commitment to working with communities and serving others is the basis for the scholarship program.
The Pennsylvania JCI Senate annually sponsors a scholarship for senior students who are residents of Pennsylvania. We will be awarding two $500 scholarships this year. The applications of these two recipients will then be forwarded to the United States JCI Senate Foundation for consideration to receive an additional national grant of $1000. Each student needs to submit only one copy of the completed application and appropriate attachments (via postal mail), for judging. The scholarship application is available on the U.S. JCI Senate website. Go to www.usjcisenate.org and click on "Scholarship Program" in the top header for the link to the application.
The completed application, with all appropriate attachments, must be postmarked by January 5, 2018.
Please mail to:
46 Longvue Circle
Ambridge, PA 15003
Scholarships are updated frequently.
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