Jefferson City High School

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SCHOLARSHIP LIST #1

Check with the financial aid office of the college for local scholarships available only at that institution.

1.         PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS OF MISSOURI SCHOLARSHIP

            DEADLINE
– APRIL 1, 2017

            AMOUNT-$2500 non-renewable

            ELIGIBILITY – Offered to Missouri students who are sons or daughters of those who fall within the following categories, (1) Those who have given their lives in the line of duty, including both military and first responders (police/fire), (2) Those honorably discharged veterans who have passed after their term of service, (3) Those veterans or first      responders disabled in the line of duty to the extent that providing an advanced education cannot be easily realized.

            APPLICATION CAN BE PICKED UP IN COUNSELING OFFICE.
                

2.  HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP

            DEADLINE- October 25, 2016

            ELIGIBILITY:  Student must be enrolled as a full-time high school senior in the US, progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer with plans to enter a college in the US no later than the fall following graduation, exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private            institution in the US (student can start their studies in a 2 year institution and transfer to a 4 year), demonstrate critical financial need, be involved in  co-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0, and be a US citizen.

            WEBSITE:  scholars.horatioalger.org

           

 3.  WENDY’S HIGH SCHOOL HEISMAN SCHOLARSHIP

            DEADLINE-October 2, 2016

            ELIGIBILITY-Scholar athletes with high character

            WEBSITE-WintheWendysHeisman.com

 

  4.  WACE SCHOLARSHIP PARTNER INSTITUTIONS

            DEADLINE-February 15, 2017

            ELIGIBILTY- Applicants must be a current high school senior, will need to submit application and a 200 word essay.  To be eligible for this scholarship you must apply to one of the ten WACE Partner Institutions:  Clarkson University, Johnson & Whales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York Oswego, The University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, University of   Massachusetts Lowell or Wentworth Institute of Technology.

            APPLICATIONS CAN BE PICKED UP IN THE OFFICE.


Best place to learn about financial aid opportunities is through the college to where you have been accepted.

Last Modified on September 15, 2016
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