Scholarship Opportunities.

Please contact Ronda Cooper at: rcooper@hollandhall.org for more information on Scholarship Opportunities.

Welcome and enjoy perusing the scholarship list below. Watch for updates throughout the semester.

Always check the financial aid/scholarship website of the colleges to which you apply. Colleges may have additional scholarship applications and deadlines.

Reputable Scholarship Search websites:
www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships
www.myscholly.com
www.scholarshipamerica.org
www.studentscholarships.org

 

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collegeXpress

This ongoing database features a variety of scholarships that changes frequently. Check often.

members.collegexpress.com

Deadlines vary with each scholarship

Montana State University

2017 Non-resident Freshman Scholarships

Application open now, suggest that you apply early.

www.montana.edu/admissions/scholarships/nonres.html

Must also file FAFSA by December 1, 2016

Sewanee

Guarisco Scholarship

Must pursue a degree in art or art history, highly selective covers tuition, room and board, renewable with a 3.2 GPA. 

admission.sewanee.edu/admission-details/

December 1, 2016

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Morehead-Cain

Students must demonstrate proven leadership, moral force of character, outstanding scholarship, strong physical vigor, bravery, empathy and optimism.

Nomination required, see Mrs. Cooper for application details.

Deadline Nomination:
September 15, 2016

Application Deadline:
October 15, 2016

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Thomas Wolfe Scholarship

Looking for future writers, UNC gives one scholarship per year that covers tuition, room and board for up to four years. Students must complete an essay "Why I Write," and submit up to 50 pages of original works.

englishcomplit.unc.edu/creative/scholarship/tws

November 15, 2016

Washington University in St. Louis

Danforth Scholars Program 

Looking for students who demonstrate outstanding academic performance, exceptional commitment to community service, and high moral character.  Awards vary up to full tuition. Nomination required, see Mrs. Cooper.

admissions.wustl.edu/Financial_Aid_Scholarships/First_Year_Academic_Scholarships/Pages/Danforth-Scholars-Program.aspx

November 15, 2016

The Association of Episcopal College

Bard, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Kenyon, St. Augustine College, St. Augustine University, Sewanee, Vohres, Universite' d' Haiti

Must attend one one of the above schools, have a strong record of service learning, proven leadership,  and a commitment to worship and community life in school and church. Will offer Two $10,000 scholarships  in US and one $5,000 in Haiti dispersed over four years of attendance.

www.cuac.org

February 13, 2017

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship

Must demonstrate critical financial need, be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, and display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.

scholars.horatioalger.org/

October 25, 2016

Skidmore College 

Porter Presidential Scholarship in Math & Science

$15,000 awarded annually, must pursue science and show experience as a current scientist.

www.skidmore.edu/science/scholarships/porter.php

January 15, 2017

Skidmore College Filene Music Scholarship Competition

$12,000  awarded annually, auditions required, not required to major in music but must continue with classes or lessons.

www.skidmore.edu/music/documents/2015-2016FileneScholarshipBrochure.pdf

January 15, 2017

Seton Hall - Pirates Pitch Competition/Scholarship 

Submit an original business idea that, in 350 words or less, describes an innovative product or service that you would like to create or have already created. Ten finalists will be chosen. 1st place - $2,500  cash prize and a $10,000 scholarship to Seton Hall. 2nd Place $,1000 cash prize and $6,000 scholarship. Remaining 8 finalists receive $4,000 to attend Seton Hall. www.shu.edu/go/HSPitch

October 18, 2016

Wesleyan University - Hamilton Prize for Creativity

This is a four year full-tuition scholarship valued at $200,000.

TO be eligible first year students must submit an original piece of work of creative expression  judged to best reflect the originality, artistry and dynamism embodied in Braodway's Hamilton. Must be accepted to Wesleyan. Completed applications must be submitted before January 1, 2017.

wesleyan.edu/admission

January 1, 2017

Boston University - Trustee Scholarship

This is a four year full-tuition scholarship valued at over $200,000. To be eligible students must academically achieve at the top of their class and demonstrate exceptional leadership in the school and community.

bu.edu/admissions/trustee

December 1, 2016

Oklahoma City Community Foundation

Academic Works is an on-line portal for students to browse available scholarships. Applications are open for review.

https://occf.academicworks.com/

 

YEF - Young Entrepeneur Foundation

Are you a young entrepreneur? Are you a senior? Do you have a small business? You can apply and win $1,000 for college. 

http://www.nfib.com/foundations/yef/yef-programs/young-entrepreneur-awards/

 December 18, 2016

Valuable Student Scholarship - National Elks Foundation

Must be able to demonstrate excellent academic ability, leadership and your family must show financial need. Across the nation they will give 2 - $50,000, 2 - $40,000, 2 - $30,000, 14 - $20,000 and 480 - $4,000 awards.

http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/applyMVS.cfm

November 30, 2016