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SCHOLARSHIPS  2017 –  2018

 

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NEW SCHOLARSHIP HUB!

Scholarship Hub is a new, local resource for high school seniors to locate scholarships. This central site includes some of the same financial assistance opportunities found on your high school guidance departments’ pages but can be searched by criteria, such as career, college major, GPA, and extracurricular activities.

Scholarship Hub is updated on a regular basis during the school year. Please visit frequently for the most current list of scholarships. The school division will make every effort to ensure that Scholarship Hub is accurate.

Guidance department sites will have other scholarships listed that are linked to specific colleges and universities, and other focused awards.

Check out the Scholarship Hub for the latest listings or stop by the KFHS Guidance Office!

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“…Senior Awards Night Will be Held May 16, 2018…” 

Previous Scholarship postings:

Fill out a scholarship request form to request an application for the scholarship(s) you are interested in.  Be sure to include the scholarship number on your request form.  Return the request form to the folder on the Scholarship Bulletin Board.  Applications will be delivered to the student.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

3.  Regent University Rewarding Educational Performance Program

 

Criteria:

REWARDING EDUCATIONAL PERFORMANCE (REP) PROGRAM

Regent is proud to announce the Rewarding Educational Performance (REP) program which recognizes academic excellence within our Early College Program. To demonstrate our commitment to your educational performance, when you enroll as an Early College student at Regent University, you’ll become eligible to participate in this tuition-reward program — valued up to $4,650!

To qualify, interested students must:

  1. Enroll as an Early College student at Regent through our top-tier, regionally accredited dual-enrollment program. (Early College tuition is comparable to community colleges!)
  2. Earn a B letter grade or better for each Early College class. As a result, Regent will reserve a scholarship in the amount of the tuition cost for each course – up to $4,650 (30 credit hours).*
  3. Upon high school graduation, enroll as a degree-seeking student within our College of Arts & Sciences to redeem your scholarship during your first semester of classes!

 

Please direct any questions about the Regent REP and Early College programs to 757.352.4960 or undergrad@regent.edu. Our Enrollment Counselors are looking forward to working with you!

 

*Scholarship only applies to Early College classes taken beginning Fall 2017 (August 21, 2017 ).

 

 

 

 

 

 11. THE GLORIA WILLE BELL & CARLOS R. BELL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Scholarship administration and criteria

Bell Scholarships are merit-based scholarships intended to enhance recruitment efforts for academically talented students in designated geographic areas pursuing undergraduate science-related degrees in the College of Engineering or the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts. Scholarships are funded by The Gloria Wille Bell and Carlos R. Bell Charitable Trust, held outside the University of Michigan until July 30, 2026, and administered by the Trustee of the Trust in cooperation with the University of Michigan.

Recipient Must:

  • Have graduated from high school with a grade-point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Be residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia;
  • OR one of the following counties in Michigan: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Eaton, Hillsdale, Ingham, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, Oakland, St. Joseph, Van Buren, Washtenaw and Wayne;
  • OR be a graduate of New Trier High School (or any successor school) in Winnetka, Illinois;
  • OR be a graduate of the Chicago public, parochial or private school system;
  • OR be a graduate of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy in Aurora, Illinois
  • Be a full-time student pursuing an undergraduate degree in engineering, mathematics, physics, computer science or another related scientific field in the College of Engineering or the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts.

Apply Online at:   https://bellscholarship.org/

 

 

 

 

                                                                            

 

 

 

 19.  University of North Georgia The Military College Of Georgia ROTC Scholarships

Did you know there are different types of Army ROTC Scholarships available to your seniors at UNG? Recipients become Army Lieutenants upon graduation from UNG with a Bachelor’s degree. If selected for Active Duty Army, starting salary is $55,000 per year!

*General Army ROTC Scholarships (4-year and 3-year Advance Designee)

*Arabic and Chinese Language Majors

*STEM Majors

*Guaranteed Reserve Force Duty (Army National Guard or Army Reserve)

 

What does the Scholarship pay for?

 

*Tuition and Fees – or – Room and Board

*Monthly Stipend ($300/month freshman; $350/month sophomore; $450/month junior;   $500/month senior)

*$1,200 per year book allowance

*Total Value at UNG

*$59,000 for a 4-year scholarship, or $45,000 for a 3-year advance designee scholarship

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact our Army ROTC Scholarship expert, Mr. Greg Killeen at greg.killeen@ung.edu or 706-867-2918.

Did you know that out of state Cadets pay tuition at the in-state rate, saving you more than $50,000 over the course of your college career!

 

Apply Today! https://ung.edu/military-college-admissions/costs-financial-aid/scholarships-and-grants/index.php

 

Application Deadlines: https://ung.edu/military-college-admissions/application-process/deadlines.php

 

 

 

 

 

 20. 2017-2018 SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes

ELIGIBILITY: 

This Sweepstakes is open only to natural persons who are United States citizens or permanent U.S. residents, are 13 years of age or older, and have a permanent address in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia (“D.C.”) at the time of entry, who are, during the 2017-18 school year, either high school seniors or undergraduate college students planning to enroll in and attend, in the fall of 2018, a U.S. Department of Education Title IV eligible 2 or 4 year public or private college or university located in the 50 United States or D.C. Eligibility is not based on GPA or financial need. Void in Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other U.S. territories and possessions, and where prohibited by law. Employees of Sponsor, Administrator and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates, and companies involved in the implementation and execution of the Sweepstakes (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) and each of their respective immediate family members (i.e., spouse, parent, child, sibling and the “steps” of each) and persons living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. By participating in this Sweepstakes, an individual who meets the eligibility requirements and enters the Sweepstakes agrees to be bound by these official rules (“Official Rules”) and that the decisions of Sponsor shall be final and binding in all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes.

 

Apply Online: https://offtocollegesweepstakes.suntrust.com/entry/rules

 

Deadline to Apply: SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins on September 12, 2017, at 12:00:01 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends on May 11, 2018, at 11:59:59 A.M. EDT (“Sweepstakes Period”).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

29.  National Scholarship Month Challenge

 

10 scholarships, each worth $10k or more.

 

November is National Scholarship Month and Fastweb has a challenge for all Students – to Apply for 10 Awards. To make the challenge even more exciting, we’ve gathered 10 scholarships, each worth $10,000 to apply for now. Share our National Scholarship Month Challenge with your students today.

 

 

TEN $10k SCHOLARSHIPS

 

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Share our easy tips to help students improve their chances of getting noticed by scholarship providers with our latest Fastweb’s Scholarship Best Practices information.

 

 

Apply Online:   National Scholarship Month Challenge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

41.  Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Suffolk

       Alpha Iota Chapter

 

Alpha Iota Chapter

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Suffolk, VA 23434

 

PROCEDURE AND CRITERIA FOR SELECTION OF SCHOLARSHIP CANDIDATE

 

  1. The recipient shall be expected to attend an intuition of higher learning

(post high school).

 

  1. Consideration shall be given to the following criteria for nomination and the

selection of an applicant:

  1. A GPA of 2.65 or above on a scale of 4.0.
  2. Has applied and will attend a four year college or university.

 

  1. The recipient’s nomination form, from each high school, is to be returned

by the principal/designee no later than April 29, 2018.

 

  1. The screening committee will consider the following:
  2. Personal data
  3. Desire
  4. Parental support
  5. Activities; community service, i.e. etc

 

 

 

Award Amount: $1,000.00

 

Deadline to Submit Complete Application to Mr. Baxter:   April 29, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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46.  The HSF Scholarship

 

AWARD

Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be of Hispanic Heritage
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students
  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students
  • Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)
  • S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
  • Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)

 

 

Please Apply On Line:  https://www.hsf.net/scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

48.  Virginia ESL Supervisors’ Association Scholarship

 

 

The Virginia ESL Supervisors’ Association is proud to be able to offer scholarships to ESL students who are planning to continue their studies at an institution of higher learning.

 

The following criteria is used for scholarship consideration:

  • Enrolled in an ESL program for at least one year in grades 6-12 in a Virginia public school
  • Enrolled in 12th grade at the time of application
  • 0 minimum cumulative grade point average
  • Financial need

 

Application Deadline:  April 6, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

49. Norfolk Sports Club Scholarship Foundation

 

TO: STUDENTS

 

Enclosed is an application for the Norfolk Sports Club Scholarship Awards; fillable applications are also available on our website, http://www.norfolksportsclub.com, select Scholarships and follow the links. Last year we awarded 14 scholarships of $2,000.00 each. This year’s awards will be based upon a review of the economic position of the Scholarship Foundation by its Board of Directors.

The prerequisites for receiving a Norfolk Sports Club Scholarship are as follows:

  • The student must have lettered in at least one sport (cheerleaders qualify).
  • The student must graduate with a C average or better.
  • A financial need must be demonstrated.
  • The student must attend a college or university within the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Pages one and two of your parents’ 2017 income tax return and copies of high school (or college if applicable) transcripts MUST be included with your application.

The Norfolk Sports Club Scholarship Foundation must receive the completed application, including letters of recommendation, postmarked no later than Tuesday, April 17th, 2018. Please send the completed application to:

Norfolk Sports Club Scholarship Foundation

3478 Westminster Ave

Norfolk, VA 23504

 

Website:   http://www.norfolksportsclub.com,

 

Application Must be Submitted by: April 17, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

59.  SYAA- Softball Rod Taylor Memorial Scholarship

 

SYAA- Softball Rod Taylor Memorial Scholarship Fund

 

  • Rod Taylor was a softball coach, commissioner and President of SYAA for many years. Rod dedicated countless hours and effort to the organization, the girls and the community. Rod passed away suddenly in 2017 and this scholarship fund is meant to honor his legacy and dedication to youth sports, in particular his love of fast pitch softball.

 

  • The scholarship fund has been established with $1000.00 in memorial donations made to SYAA in Rod’s name. SYAA will add $4000.00 to the scholarship fund to ensure the scholarship is awarded annually for the next 10 years. Additional funding will be generated by the Jimmy Pike Softball Tournament each November at SYAA.

 

  • This scholarship will be awarded each July at the SYAA Board meeting to a young lady from the SYAA Softball program in pursuit of higher education. The scholarship will be in the amount of $750.00 annually.

 

  • Entries will be due via U.S. Mail or electronic mail no later than June 1st of each calendar year. Entries will only be accepted from girls who have played softball (recreation, Sunday select or Travel) at SYAA. The entry form will be in an essay format and the applicant will describe how the experience of participating in softball at SYAA has positively impacted their lives.

 

  • The selection committee for the scholarship will consist of Rod’s wife Priscilla Taylor, Rod’s daughter Delaney Taylor and the current SYAA Softball Commissioner. The committee will review all entries for the scholarship and select a recipient. The Softball Commissioner will be responsible for verifying the participation in SYAA Softball by each applicant.

 

  • SYAA will post scholarship application information on its website and notify local schools guidance offices of its existence to ensure participation.

 

Directions for submission:

* Electronic email or the below address. Email would be sent directly to me Attn Rod Taylor Scholarship Timmy Shreck SYAA Softball Commissioner (shreck336@gmail.com).

* Cover sheet with Girls Name, contact information and what year she played at SYAA.

* The body of the Essay is how SYAA impacted your life.

* Only Girls who has played at SYAA may apply.

* The board did not set minimum or max on length. A impact Essay should be detailed. Athletic can use their judgement.

* Deadline June 1, 2018 (The selection committee will review and award Scholarship based on impact essay).

 

SYAA Softball- Rodney A. Taylor scholarship entry

P. O. Box 3081

Suffolk, VA 23439-3081

 

***Recommendation is for the Athlete to do it through email so she is able to get a confirmation of essay received

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 65  National Council Of Negro Women: Joyce Gould

       2018 Educational Award

 

Award Amount:  $1,000.00 (Joyce Gould)

 

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Be an African American female                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
  2. Be a graduating senior from a public high school in Portsmouth, Suffolk, or Chesapeake.
  3. Demonstrate and document a financial need.
  4. Have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher.
  5. Attend an accredited four-year college or university.
  6. Participate in school, community, and church activities

 

 

Deadline to Submit Application:  April 20, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

66.  Booker T. Washington Alumni Association Scholarship

        

 

Guidelines & Criteria:

A 2.5 Grade Point Average on a 4.0 Scale.

  • A Completed application Packet which includes the following:
    1. List of any extra-curricular activities
    2. List of any community service activities
    3. List of any awards received
    4. Essay-Include how this scholarship will help you reach your career goal
    5. Official transcript (Must be sealed)
    6. Two letters of recommendation (guidance counselor, teacher, administrator, pastor or BTW(Suffolk) Alumni
    7. Resume
    8. Copy of college or university letter of acceptance.

 

Deadline to Submit Application Packet:  May 31, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

73.  Linda H. Woodley Service Scholarshp

 

Award Amount: $1,000.00

 

Who can nominate a student: Nominations must be made by:

 

  • A VirginiaCAN partner organization in good standing for at least two years, including attendance at the annual conference.
  • The nominating organization must provide higher education access activities directly to high school students.
  • Each organization may nominate no more than three students graduating from high school in 2018 and intending to enroll into post-secondary education no later than fall 2018. Nominations must consist of the following:

 

  1. Completed Nomination Form (see attached)
  2. A “Community Service Certification” by the nominating organization providing:
  3. Name, mission statement, and a list of access activities of the nominating organization.
  4. In 300 words or less, describe the major areas of the nominee’s volunteer service, including what sets this student apart. While service to one community service organization is sufficient, the more examples the better. The student’s community service need not necessarily have been with the nominating organization. Community service is time donated by an individual in order to meet the needs of others and improve the community. In order to qualify as a community service:
  • The student cannot be paid.
  • The work must benefit someone outside of the student’s immediate or extended family.
  • The service organization may not be for-profit.
  • The student may not be fundraising for him/herself.

 

Service to the following types of organizations generally qualify:

  • Hospitals
  • Homeless shelters
  • After school programs
  • Boys and girls organizations
  • United Way
  • Charities
  • Religious organizations
  • Environmental organizations
  • Animal shelters
  1. A student essay of 600 words or less written by the student in Microsoft Word: Write an essay describing your volunteer activities, how volunteer service has affected you personally, and your future plans for volunteering.
  2. A copy of the student’s Federal Student Aid Report (FAFSA SAR).
  3. An official copy of the student’s high school transcript with the GPA included.
  4. Electronic photo of nominee

 

Deadline to Submit to Mr. Baxter: April 16, 2018

 

 

 

 

74. SUFFOLK ART LEAGUE SHARON PICOT & CHIP PICOT STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

 

AMOUNT:  $3,500.00

Students must be entering grades 6 through12 in the 2018-2019 school year to be eligible for this Scholarship.  This is not a college Scholarship.

 

SELECTION OF RECIPIENT:   

TALENT:  Students must display a talent and desire to excel in the artistic area of choice.

NEED: Students must demonstrate that this scholarship is needed to continue or begin studying the artistic area of choice.

SCHOLASTIC ACHIEVEMENT:  Student must maintain a good scholastic standing.

 

Deadline to Apply:  April 19, 2018

 

 

 

 

 75. SUFFOLK ART LEAGUE John R. Taylor, Jr. Memorial Student Scholarship for Visual Arts

AMOUNT:  $320.00

Students must be entering grades 6 through12 in the 2018-2019 school year to be eligible for this Scholarship.  This is not a college Scholarship.

 

SELECTION OF RECIPIENT:   

TALENT:  Students must display a talent and desire to excel in the visual arts.

NEED: Students must demonstrate that this scholarship is needed to continue or begin pursuing the visual arts.

SCHOLASTIC ACHIEVEMENT:  Student must maintain a good to average scholastic standing.

 

Deadline to Apply:  April 19, 2018

 

 

 

 

 76. EAST SUFFOLK HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Award Amount:   $1,000.00

 

REQUIREMENTS/CRITERIA:

  • Submit a complete application.
  • Official transcript (MUST BE SEALED)
  • P.A. of 2.5 and above / Resume.
  • Wallet size graduation photo (black & white or color)
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation: (a) Guidance Counselor or Teacher (b) Community Leader or organization…
  • Submit a one (1) page 150 – Word typed essay on the topic: “explaining why you should receive this scholarship.”
  • Documented proof must be provided of a descendent of an East Suffolk High School Graduate (W. L. Turner Memorial Scholarship).

 

Deadline to Submit Application:  May 1, 2018

 

Mail to: East Suffolk High School Alumni Association                                                                          Attn. Mary S. Steverson, Chairperson of Scholarship                                                                   P.O.  Box 1536                                                                                                                 Suffolk, Va.  23439

 

 

 

 77. EAST SUFFOLK HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION JOYCE A. ARTIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Award Amount: $1,500.00

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Descendant of a John F. Kennedy High School graduate.
  • Proof that you are a descendant of the JFK graduate.
  • Resume’
  • Graduating from a Suffolk, Virginia High School
  • Official high school transcript (sealed)
  • High School GPA of 2.8 or above on a 4.0 scale
  • An acceptance letter from the college/university you plan to attend Fall 2018.
  • Proof of demonstrated commitment to community services
  • Two Letters of recommendation: (a) Teacher or Guidance Counselor (b) Community leader or Organization
  • One (1) page typed essay explaining how receiving this scholarship will assist you in your career aspirations.
  • A wallet size graduation photo (Color or Black & White)

Deadline to Postmark Application: May 1, 2018 

Mail to: East Suffolk High School Alumni Association                                                                          Attn. Mary S. Steverson, Chairperson of Scholarship                                                                   P.O.  Box 1536                                                                                                                Suffolk, Va.  23439

 

 

 

 

 

 78. Suffolk Chapter Norfolk State University Alumni Association

 

Award Amount: $500.00  

  

Guidelines/Criteria:

  • Applicant must be a prospective 2018 graduate from one of the high schools in Suffolk, Virginia.
  • Applicant must have been admitted or in the process of being admitted to Norfolk State University (Documentation needed).
  • Official Transcript (Must Be Sealed)
  • Resume
  • 5 G.P.A or above on a 4.0 scale.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendations from:

Guidance Counselor or Teacher

Community Leader or Organization

  • A typed on (1) page essay on “ Why I Should Be The Recipient of the 2018  Suffolk Chapter Norfolk State University Alumni Scholarship?”
  • A completed application package postmarked by May 5, 2018

 

Deadline to Postmark: May 5, 2018

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                        

79.   The Woman’s Club of Suffolk, Virginia Inc. Scholarship

Award Amount:  $500.00

Applications are due on or before April 14, 2018.  The recipient and their parents will be asked to attend our May meeting to accept their scholarship.

Criteria:

Application process

 

Mail Application Packet to:

Ms. Shirley Forehand

26318 Wood Haven Tr.

Carrsville, VA. 23315

 

Deadline to Submit Application: April 14, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

80. NATIONAL COALITION OF 100 BLACK WOMEN SCHOLARSHIP

 

Award Amount: $1,000.00

 

Each high school may nominate ONE (1) student only.

 

Application must include the following:

  • An official (sealed) high school transcript and SAT/ACT scores,
  • Two letters of recommendation from a counselor/teacher,
  • A letter of acceptance from an accredited college, university, or other institution of higher learning,
  • A Typed paragraph stating your educational plans, career goals and financial need,
  • A wallet-size professional Photo. A School Picture is acceptable.

 

Deadline to Submit Application to Mr. Baxter:  APRIL 13, 2018 No exceptions!!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 81. Hattie P. West Community Service Award

 

Award Amount:  $500.00

 

Criteria:

  1. The Applicant must be a graduating senior from a public school in Suffolk, Virginia.
  2. The applicant must be a student who plans to pursue a college degree, within one year.
  3. The applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  4. The applicant must demonstrate or document financial need.
  5. The applicant must demonstrate leadership and community service.
  6. The applicant must attend a HBCU.

 

 

Deadline to Submit Application: April 13, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 82 Suffolk (VA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated 

 

 

Award Amount:  $500.00 to $1,000.00

 

 

Criteria:

  1. The Applicant must be a graduating senior from a public school in Suffolk, Virginia or other service area of Suffolk (VA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated.
  2. The applicant must be a student who plans to pursue a college degree, within one year.
  3. The applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  4. The applicant must demonstrate or document financial need.

 

 

Deadline to Submit Application: April 13, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

83.   Drs. L.T. & Margaret  W. Reid Scholarship

Criteria:

  1. Complete Application.
  2. Official Transcript along with SAT/ACT scores.
  3. Signed Letter of Recommendation from Guidance Counselor on Official School Letterhead.
  4. Verification of Income.
  5. Verification of Income Mother (copy of last year’s tax form; payroll form, etc.)
  6. Verification of Income Father (copy of last year’s tax form; payroll form, etc.)

 

 

Return all Documents to:

Mrs. Ethel Hart, President

Drs. L.T. & M.W. Reid Scholarship Fund, Inc.

806 Seminole Drive

Suffolk, Va. 23434-4131

 

Deadline to Submit Complete Application:  April 13, 2018

 

 

 

 

 84.  Word-West-Pankey-Wyche Scholarship, Inc.

 

Award Amounts: One four year $500 Scholarship & one year $500 Scholarship.

 

 

Eligibility:

  • Must be a bonafide citizen of Suffolk.
  • Must be a high school graduate or its equivalent.
  • Must show an economic need.
  • Must have a sincere desire or pursue a higher education.

 

 

 

Deadline to Submit Complete Application: April 1, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 85.  Suffolk Christian Church Scholarship

 

The Suffolk Christian Church offers the following scholarship to students who have been accepted by Elon University: the Suffolk Christian Church Elon Scholarship.

 

 

The Following Factors will be considered:

  1. Scholarship: to be eligible for the scholarship, a person must have maintained through his high school career a good academic standing.
  2. Need: The financial circumstances of the applicant will be considered.
  3. Character: Recipient of this scholarship should be strong in traits which exemplify high moral character, such as courage, honesty, reliability, perseverance, self-control, and concern for others.
  4. Capacity for growth: The recipient of this scholarship should have the ability to succeed in college and to become contributing members of their communities.

 

 

Deadline to Submit the Application: April 15, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

87. Daniel’s Grace Charitable Foundation Scholarship

 Eligibility Requirements:

 Student shall have been directly impacted by cancer either personally or by an immediate family member. Scholarship award will be based on eligibility requirements, financial need, GPA and school/community involvement.

Application Packet Requirements:

  1. Official high school or college transcripts.
  2. List of all extracurricular activities in which you are involved
  3. List of all honors and awards received.
  4. List work experience.
  5. Two letters of recommendation (must include one form a teacher).
  6. In a 500 word essay, describe how cancer has impacted the person you are today.

Applications may be scanned and emailed to helpinghands@danielsgrace.org or mailed to:

Daniel’s Grace

4216 Virginia Beach Blvd.  Suite 140

Virginia Beach, VA. 23452

Or emailed to helpinghands@danielsgrace.org

 

Deadline to Postmark Application Packet:  April 20, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

88. DELTA SIGMA THETA SORORITY SUFFOLK ALUMNI CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Suffolk Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will award three $1,000 scholarships.  Female seniors in Suffolk Public Schools who will attend an accredited college or university during the 2018-2019 school year are eligible to apply. The Hattie Sue Powell West scholarships will be awarded for the first time to a female and male recipient from King’s Fork High School.  The female recipient will receive $1,000 and the male recipient $500. All scholarship awards will be awards will be given directly to the recipients upon verification of college enrollment.  Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the Suffolk Alumnae Chapter’s annual May Week Celebration on May 5, 2018.

 

GUIDELINES & CRITERIA:

A. A 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

B. Completed application package which includes the following:

a. Completed application

b. Essay (typed)

c.  Official transcript (must be sealed)

d.  Two letters of recommendations (must be sealed) One from a guidance                             counselor or teacher One from a non-related adult

e.  Resume

f.  Copy of college or university letter of acceptance or proof or application submission.

g.  Submit completed package to your guidance counselor.

 

Deadline to Submit to Mr. BaxterMarch 29, 2018

 

 

 

89. 2018 Quantez Russell’s Scholarship Fund

 

Award Amount: $500.00

 

 

Guidelines & Criteria:
  • Submit a copy of your transcript (with SAT scores)
  • A letter of recommendation from a high school faculty member
  • A 300 word essay on “How to eradicate gun, drug & youth Violence in the City of Suffolk”
  • A letter from a Community Service and or/ Civic Activities
  • Grade Point average of 2.5 or above
  • Proof of GPA at end of Junior Year
  • Proof of College Enrollment for Fall of 2018
  • Proposed Field of Study
  • Complete Application

 

 

Deadline to Submit Complete Application: April 25, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

90.  Beta Sigma Phi General Scholarship

 

 

Award Amount: $1,000.00

 

 

 

Guidelines and Criteria:
  • Completed application
  • Submit three (3) letters of reference
  • Write a paragraph of 100 words or more on why you would like to receive this scholarship
  • Approximate GPA (Please attach high school and /or college grades)
  • Approximate Rank in Class

 

 

 

Deadline to Submit Completed Application to Mr. Baxter:   May 1, 2018

 

 

 

91. Barton Ford All-American Scholarship

 

Award Amount: $1,000

 

Criteria:

  1. The applicant must be a graduating senior from one of the Suffolk public high schools in the current school year.
  2. The applicant must have a 3.0 grade point average.
  3. The copy of the student’s transcript must accompany the application. SAT scores will not be considered in this evaluation. Applicants are not to indicate SAT scores.
  4. Three letters of recommendation from adults associated with the applicant must accompany the student’s application.
  5. The recipient must be accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning and agree to be a full time student at that institution.
  6. Applications should be received by the guidance office before April 24th of the current school year. Check with your scholarship chair to determine your school’s deadline.
  7. The recipient must display leadership skills, poise, confidence, and involvement in student and/or community activities.
  8. Should the finalist receive an all-expense scholarship from another source, this scholarship money will be awarded to the next runner-up finalist.

 

 

 

Deadline to Submit to Mr. Baxter::::::  April 24, 2018 No Exceptions