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Aspiring Nurse Scholarship  
Due Date: 6/30/2017

Deadline-June 30, 2017

Nursing Schools Almanac is awarding its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. This scholarship is open to all U.S. high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN and BSN programs. This is a $1,000.00 scholarship

Application may be found at http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2017-aspiring-nurse-scholarship


Big Sun Scholarship  
Due Date: 6/19/2017
Subject: Counselor

BigSun Scholarships

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student.  Deadline - June 19, 2017

Amount of Award - $500.00

The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..

Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.


B Davis Scholarship  
Due Date: 5/22/2017
Subject: Counselor
B. Davis Scholarship”
 
The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2017.
 
Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship.  While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.
 
Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.  We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success.  The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
 
The deadline for applications is May 22, 2017
 
Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000
 
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com
 

UAB Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Summer Bridge Program  
Due Date: 5/12/2017

Dates-June 2-August 11

Due Date-May 12, 2017

1.      Must be a minority senior in high school accepted to UAB for the 2017 fall semester

2.      Plan to major in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics

3.      Have a H.S. GPA of 3.0 or greater

4.      Have and ACT score of 20 or greater

Each student will receive

1.      Six hours of paid tuition, fees and books

2.      Free campus housing and food allowance for duration of Summer Bridge Program

3.      Free tutoring and mentoring

4.      Access to Math Center, Writing Center, Sterne Library, and Campus Rec Center

5.      Stipend for successful program participation

For more information, come by the college and career room


Charles E. Sturgeon Memorial Scholarship  
Due Date: 5/3/2017

DEADLINE-MAY 3, 2017

One award is given to a graduating senior who meets the following criteria:

1.     Solid student

2.     Excellent Character

3.     NEED

Must be enrolled in a post secondary institution for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Applications are available in the College and Career Room


Robert O. Finley III Foundation Scholarhip  
Due Date: 5/1/2017

DEADLINE-MAY 1, 2017

Must be:

Any child of a Berry High School graduate

Participation in any athletic endeavor as a player, manager, trainer, or cheerleader

An overall acceptable GPA

Has been accepted into a school of higher learning beyond high school

Exhibit character traits in life which were so prevalent in the life of Coach Finley, e.g., character above reproach, outstanding citizenship, unselfish service to community, school and faith.

Applications are available in college and career room.


2017 Student View Scholarship Program  
Due Date: 4/22/2017

Due date-April 22, 2017

 

Click on the link below to fill out a survey about colleges in our area and you will be considered for a $4,000, $1,000 or $500 scholarship.

No GPA requirement or ACT requirement. The survey takes about 15-20 minutes.

Go to:

www.student-view.com


Herb Hanes-Bill Sparks Scholarship Fund  
Due Date: 4/18/2017

Deadline-April 18, 2017

Award-$2,500.00

To qualify for the Hanes-Sparks scholarship, you must have:

1.     Participated in varsity athletics or in an athletic related activity (cheerleading, athletic trainer, dance team, etc.) at a Jefferson or Shelby County high school.

2.     Been accepted into a four year Alabama college or university

3.     Completed all required forms

Applications are available in the college and career room.


Hoover High School Values Scholarship  
Due Date: 4/14/2017

Deadline-April 14, 2017 in the College and Career Room

 

Must be a current senior in good standing at Hoover High.

Must have a current minimum GPA of 2.8

Must be accepted and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college, university or career tech program

Must complete the application form and turn into Mrs. Petersen before April 14, 2017


The Blaine Marcrum Memorial Scholarship Fund  
Due Date: 4/10/2017

DEADLINE-APRIL 10, 2017

 

This Scholarship is being offered to a student who exemplifies Blaine’s positivity, kindness, joy, and how he embraced the differences in others.

All applicants need to write a brief essay on what kindness means to you, letters of recommendation from a teacher/faculty member, someone outside of school, and a friend/peer along with the application.

Applications are available in the college and career room.


Coosa Pines Credit Union Scholarship  
Due Date: 4/3/2017

Deadline-April 3, 2017

 

Must be a member of Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union

Exemplify values of personal and civic responsibility through grades, extracurricular activities, essay responses, letters of recommendation, and/or community service.

Applications are available in the college and career room.


Vivint Smart Home Scholarship  
Due Date: 4/1/2017

Vivint Smart Home is pleased to promote higher education and give back to the community with a $5,000 scholarship.


Award Amount

$5,000

Deadline

April 1, 2017 at 11:59 PM

Applicant Eligibility Requirements

·         Open to high school seniors or college students who are legal residents of the United States

·         Scholarship payable to the winner who should be living in the United States

·         Student must enroll in semester beginning no later than September 30, 2017

·         Winner is not based on financial need

·         Home-schooled students may apply so long as your course of study is equivalent to a high school senior

·         Applicants required to submit a video (see “Make A Video” tab for details)

·         Student must be planning on or already enrolled in one of the eligible majors listed in the Scholarship Official Rules

·         Visit  www.vivint.com/scholarship to apply