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The Shepherd Foundation Scholarship through Regions Bank is available for seniors in the top 10% of the graduating class that demonstrate financial need along with academic and extracurricular excellence. Deadline for completed applications is May 1, 2017. You will need to see Mrs Robinson in the registrar’s office for Access code and directions as you complete the application. The scholarship application can be found at: https://www.grantinterface.com/regionsscholarship/common/logon.aspx
Apply now for the George W. Kelly Journalism Scholarship at ETSU!! Journalism majors will learn interviewing, reporting, video techniques, photojournalism, digital media and editing in our exciting new curriculum. If you have a GPA of 3.0, the Kelly scholarship offers $1,000 annually, renewable up to four years. See your counselor for an application or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. Deadline is March 1, 2017.
The Hampton Memorial Foundation will be awarding six $1500 renewable scholarships to a senior that is a resident of TN with financial need that plans on attending an accredited college or vocational school on a full time basis. SHHS can only nominate one student for this award. If your EFC is below $18,000 and you rank in the top 10% of the senior class, please see your counselor if you would like to be considered. Completed applications must be postmarked by March 31, 2017.
The REGIONS RIDING Forward Scholarship is available to high schools seniors in honor of Black History Month. To enter, write a 500 word essay about an African American, past or present, who has inspired you. Visit their website at: www.regions.com/ridingforward . Sixteen $5000 scholarships will be awarded. Entries are accepted through Feb 28, 2017.
Juniors: If you have a 3.5 GPA and a 29 or higher on the ACT and are interested in attending Furman University, please see your counselor for more information on being nominated as a Furman Scholar. Nominated students that are accepted into Furman have the opportunity to earn at least $20,000 in scholarships yearly at Furman.
The United Southeast Federal Credit Union has announced a scholarship available to high school seniors who have been accepted for enrollment in an accredited college, university or seminary as a full time student. The criteria for selection are financial need, academic record of 2.5 GPA or better and service to the community, school and church. Student must submit application, transcripts, FAFSA and one page double spaced typed essay about their scholastic and community involvements along with personal information or special circumstances that will help the committee as they review application. Application packets must be completed and postmarked BY MARCH 15, 2017 to be eligible. See your counselor for the application.
Seniors should consider applying for the "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship Program. This is the 5th year we are awarding this scholarship for AnimationCareerReview.com. We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship. This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. We ask that you have interested students visit our website, http://www.animationcareerreview.com/ to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page and click on it.
Seniors should also consider applying for the "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship. This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link http://www.onlinembareport.com/ and find the scholarship located at the right side of the page and click on it.
The “Believing in Home Ownership” scholarship awarded by the TN/VA Association of Realtors ($500) is available once again in the counseling office. Ten scholarships will be awarded and applications are available in the counseling office. Applicants must write an essay of 500 words or less on “What Home Ownership Means To Me”.
The Montesi scholarship is a $2500 award toward tuition/books, etc at any college the student chooses. You must write an essay of 500 words or less on a specific topic and apply at: http://www.gkbm.com/montesi-scholarship/ by May 30, 2017.
Any SHHS senior that has been accepted to Dartmouth College should see their counselor to apply for the Donald Gilmore scholarship. $50,000 a year will be awarded to students from Washington County that attend Dartmouth. If you are accepted to Dartmouth, you automatically qualify! You must provide your acceptance letter to Dartmouth as well as verification that you will be attending along with the application. See your counselor for more info.
Seniors currently living in a manufactured home or that have a relative working in the manufactured home business are eligible to apply for a scholarship to a TN college or trade school worth up to $8000 from the TN Housing Association. The deadline for applications to be submitted is March 6, 2017. Please visit www.tnmha.org for an application.
Scholarships to study overseas
Scholarships for year long study abroad. Deadline not official yet. http://www.yes-abroad.org
Scholarships to study in Germany. Deadlines vary by state http://www.usagermanyscholarship.org
Scholarships and financial aid to study in over 60 countries. Deadlines vary on exact scholarships: https://www.afsusa.org/study-abroad/scholarships
The SunTrust off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes is available for seniors. There are thirty chances to win this $500 scholarship to any college you attend because you may enter every two weeks from September to May. You may entire online at suntrusteducation.com/scholarshipsweepstakes