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  • Scholarships

    Scholarship

    Descriptions, Qualifications,

    and Information

    Funds Available

    Deadlin es

    Change Yearly

    Contact

    "And Now...A Word From Our Planet" Award

    Students compose radio ads intended to educate listeners on environmental issues

    $500- $1000

    www.awordfromourplanet.org

    www.populationeducation.org

    "Will To Win" Asthma Athlete Scholarship

    Must have asthma. Senior with community service, leadership, academic achievement

    Not specified

    "Will to Win" Asthma Athletic Scholarship , Schering/Key Pharmaceuticals , 2918 N 72nd Street , Omaha, NE 68134

    1-800-558-7305

    Alabama Farmers Cooperative and Auburn University

    Enrolled in Ag with business, 3.0 GPA, nomination by local Co-Op store, essay

    $5000 per year for 4 years

    Pick up applications at local Co-Op store

    Alabama G.I. Dependents Scholarship

    Parents must have had Military experience

    $7000.00 / full tuition

    www.va.state.al.us/scholarship.htm

    Alabama Math and Science Scholarship

    Must be resident of Alabama, attend school in Alabama, Pursue teaching degree in Math or Science.

    $4000 renewable with 3.0 GPA. Agree to teach for 5 years in system with critical needs. For use during Junior or senior year.

    Dr. Jayne Meyer, Asst.Supt., AL State Dept of Education, PO Box 302101 , Montgomery, AL 36130

    334-242-9560

    Alabama National Guard Education Assistance Program

    Enrolled full or part-time; must have served in AFNG or ANG

    $500 - $1000

    www.ache.state.al.us

    Alabama Nursing Scholarship Program

    Alabama resident enrolled in nursing in state, must work 1 year in Alabama

    Varies Applications at financial aid offices at colleges

    http://www.awordfromourplanet.org/ http://www.populationeducation.org/ http://www.va.state.al.us/scholarship.htm http://www.ache.state.al.us/

  • Amy Writing Awards

    Essay relating God's word to current issues and author's skill in presenting a biblical answer to questions about meaning of life.

    Not Specified

    www.amyfound.org

    amyfoundtn@aol.com

    Collegiate

    Inventors

    Competition

    Students to share

    their inventive

    ideas with the

    world.

    Exploration in

    invention,

    science,

    engineering,

    technology, and

    other creative

    endeavors

    $15,000 http://www.invent.org/collegiate/overview.html

    Federal Aid First

    Federal Aid First explains the differences between federal and private student loans, the various kinds of federal student loans offered, and the dollar amounts available. Included are details on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is the starting point for obtaining financial assistance for college.

    Needs bases

    http://www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov

    Institutional Scholarship Waivers

    Awarded at Alabama 2-year institutions for high academic achievement

    Full Tuition

    Contact Junior College for application

    http://www.ache.state.al.us/Students & Parents/PayingforCollege.htm

    Jay Shalmoni Memorial Holocaust Art & Writing Contest

    Write an essay or create an art project based on an interview with a Holocaust survivor

    Varies

    www.remembertoteach.com/entryform.htm

    John and Eula Mae Baugh

    Applicant or parent must be

    $1,000 - $2,000

    http://www.sysco.com/aboutus/SocialResponsibility /aboutus_workplace_sp.html

    http://www.amyfound.org/ mailto:amyfoundtn@aol.com http://www.invent.org/collegiate/overview.html http://www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov/ http://www.ache.state.al.us/ http://www.ache.state.al.us/ http://www.remembertoteach.com/entryform.htm http://www.sysco.com/aboutus/SocialResponsibility/aboutus_workplace_sp.html http://www.sysco.com/aboutus/SocialResponsibility/aboutus_workplace_sp.html

  • SYSCO Scholarship

    employed by SYSCO

    L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future

    Amateur writer of any age may submit original prose or illustrations.

    Varies www.writersofthefuture.com

    Louise NACCA Memorial Trust

    For visual, hearing or physical impairment. Fin ancial need

    Varies

    tamara,morales2@firstunion.com

    908-598-3582

    Olin Livesey Scholarship Fund

    Good scholarship, leadership, school and community participation

    Varies

    www.pe.net/scholars/ollsf

    Parke-Davis Epilepsy Scholarship

    Student currently receiving treatment for epilepsy

    Not stated

    www.parentsinc.org/finaid/aid7352.html

    1-800-AWARD-PD

    Police Officers and Fire Fighters Survivors Education Assistance

    Dependent of full time officials killed in the line of duty

    $2,000- $5,000

    www.ache.state.al.us

    Robert C. Byrd Scholarship

    High academic achievement: nominated by counselor

    $1,500 Counselor

    STATE OF ALABAMA FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS (Various grants)

    Resident of Alabama studying in Alabama

    $300 - $2500 Needs bases

    http://www.ache.state.al.us/StudentAsst/Programs.htm

    Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer College Scholarship

    Children of a parent who has died from breast cancer. Financial need.

    Not specified

    http://cms.komen.org/komen/GrantsProgram/AwardsSchola rships/CollegeScholarshipAwards/index.htm

    Tall Clubs International Scholarship

    Open to seniors meeting heighth requirements : Men 6'2" Women 5'10"

    Not specified

    www.tall.org/teens/teenscholr/tshow.cfm

    United Negro College Fund

    Must be African- American enrolled at UNCF approved school.

    Varies

    Program Services Dept., United Negro College Fund, 8260 Willow Oaks Corp. Dr., Fairfax, VA 22031

    Vocational Rehabilitation

    Must provide proof of

    Varies http://www.ed.gov/fund/grant/apply/nidrr/index.html

    http://www.writersofthefuture.com/ mailto:tamara,morales2@firstunion.com http://www.pe.net/~scholars/ollsf http://www.parentsinc.org/finaid/aid7352.html http://www.ache.state.al.us/ http://www.ache.state.al.us/StudentAsst/Programs.htm http://cms.komen.org/komen/GrantsProgram/AwardsScholarships/CollegeScholarshipAwards/index.htm http://cms.komen.org/komen/GrantsProgram/AwardsScholarships/CollegeScholarshipAwards/index.htm http://www.tall.org/teens/teenscholr/ts-how.cfm http://www.ed.gov/fund/grant/apply/nidrr/index.html

  • Scholarship disability or physical challenge

    Voice of Democracy Program

    Students 10-12 record on audio cassette a three to five minute essay on assigned topic

    Not stated

    www.vfw.org - programs - youth development

    1-816-968-1117

    Young American Creative Patriotic Art Award

    Students 9-12 may submit patriotic art on paper or canvas

    Not stated www.ladiesauxvfw.com/ypatart.html

    Actions Speak Scholarship

    FBLA member, transcript, 2 letters of recommendatio n telling of volunteer/fundra ising activities.

    $1000 - $4000

    Apr 15 Future Business Leaders of America , Attn: Scholarship Coordinator , 1912 Association Drive , Reston, VA 22091

    AMVETS National Four- year Scholarship

    Child or grandchild of veteran who is member of AMVETs

    $1000 Apr 15

    AMVETS National Hdq., 4647 Forbes Bldv. , Lanham, MD 20706

    301-459-9600 ext.3043

    Heinz Food Service Scholarship

    For school food service professionals who are members of the professional association and their children. 3.0 GPA

    Up to $2500

    Apr. 1

    American School Food Service Association 700 S Washington St, Ste 300 Alexandria, VA 22314

    703-739-3900 Ext 150

    Lucinda Todd Book Scholarship

    Minority student with 3.0 GPA who will pursue teacher education degree

    $300 Apr. 7

    brownfound@juno.com www.brownvboard.org/foundation/scholarships

    785-235-3939

    Alabama Home Builders Foundation Scholarship

    Alabama resident pursuing a construction- related degree at an Alabama school

    Not stated April 1

    800-746-4222

    www.hbaa.org

    American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship

    Alabama resident descendant of war veteran

    $850 April 1

    American Legion Auxiliary

    334-262-1176

    Engineering Council of Birmingham

    Shelby county senior majoring in engineering

    $1,000 April 1 Engineering Council of Birmingham, Inc., Attn: Sandy Wood, 7003 Alice Road, McCalla, AL 35111

    Jackie Robinson

    Minority, need, leadership, high

    Up to $6000

    April 1 Scholarship Program, Jackie Robinson Foundation

    http://www.vfw.org/yourtown/you_VoiceOf.htm http://www.ladiesauxvfw.com/ypatart.html mailto:brownfound@juno.com http://www.brownvboard.org/foundation/scholarships http://www.hbaa.org/

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