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Cancer Outreach Foundation Hope Scholarship

 

Award: $1,000

 

Eligibility: Senior who will be attending college in the fall who has had a parent/guardian or sibling who has/had cancer or have/had cancer yourself, completed application, essay, letter of recommendation.

 

Application is available in the scholarship box by the Counseling office

 

Deadline: April 18th

 

 

 

 

Fall Branch Community Chest Scholarship

 

Award: $500

 

Eligibility: Reside in Fall Branch or surrounding community that is served by Fall Branch Community Chest, Senior, minimum 3.2 GPA, plan to continue a post-secondary education.

 

Applications are available in the Scholarship box by the Counseling Office

 

Deadline to turn into D-B Counselor, April 17th.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Train Scholarship

 

Award: $1,250 per year of a four year post-secondary education

 

Eligibility: Graduating Kentucky, Virginia, or Tennessee high school student, financial need (based on family need), academic ability, extra-curricular activities, work involvement, and counselor recommendation.

 

Contact your counselor for a recommendation prior to April 14th for a nomination.

 

 

 

 

 

Balanced Man Scholarship

University of Tennessee Knoxville Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon

 

Award: 1st place - $1,500, 2nd place - $1,000, 3rd place - $500

 

Eligibility: For graduating male seniors enrolling at UTK for the fall of 2017, must strive for leadership, scholarship, athleticism, and be a gentleman.

 

Applications are available in the scholarship box by the Counseling office

 

Deadline: June 9th

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nursing Schools Almanac Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
Award: $1,000

Eligibility: 1) Academic excellence, especially in math and science, 2) Passion for Nursing and healthcare, 3) high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs
Deadline: June 30th
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ACADEMIC COMMON MARKET

Is a degree program you’d like to pursue not available in your state? Is out-of state tuition a barrier to a major offered at a college in another state? Looking for options with lower tuition?

Study in a specialized field at an out-of-state college.
Pay in-state tuition rates.

To qualify, you must: 

 

 

 

GoodCall Scholarship Search Site

70% of students graduate college with debt. Find a better way to pay for school.

  • 6,948 active scholarships
  • $15,146,110 in available scholarship funds
  • Save scholarships, set goals, track your progress and more.

Visit https://www.goodcall.com/scholarships/search/ to search and apply

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes

Awarding: Thirty (30) $500 scholarships to be awarded for education expenses at a college or university

Eligible: current high school seniors and undergraduate college students, eligibility not based on GPA or financial need

Enter online or by mail once every two weeks, up to 15 times during the sweepstakes period. 

2 winners are randomly chosen every two weeks till May 12th.

Enter at www.suntrusteducation.com/scholarshipsweepstakes

 

 

 

 

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Award: $1,000

Application Process: Students submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of the web site:  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

Deadline: June 12.

 

 

 

 

 

BigSun Scholarship
For young athletes to succeed in their academic pursuits. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.  Applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community. 

Award:  $500.00 

Deadline:  June 19, 2017 

Information and application: http://www.bigsunathletics.com 

 

 

 

 

 

Nursing Schools Almanac Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Award: $1,000

Eligibility: 1) Academic excellence, especially in math and science, 2) Passion for Nursing and healthcare, 3) high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs 

Deadline: June 30th 

Visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com for information and application

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Josey Baker Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: graduate of Northeast Tennessee or Southwest Virginia High School, preference to applicant pursuing degree in agriculture or construction related major, open to current high school seniors to college juniors, leadership activities, minimum 3.0 GPA, community involvement, financial need. 

Award: $1,000

Application is available in the D-B scholarship box and at www.cleekfarms.com 

Deadline: April 15th

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joe K. Thomas III and Lynnis Riggs Memorial Scholarship 

Award: $1,000 

Eligibility: Sullivan County high school senior, attending postsecondary institution/college following high school 

Application is available in the D-B Counseling office Scholarship box 

Deadline: May 1st 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 


  

Northeast State Educational Access and Diversity Scholarship Application 

Available in March.  

Applicants must meet one of the following criteria for consideration:

  • Classified as a United States Military Veteran.  Proof of veteran status must be submitted
  • to the Office of Scholarship Programs in order to qualify under military veteran criterion.
  • Hispanic/Latino/Spanish origin, Black or African American, Asian, American Indian, Alaskan Native,
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander origin as documented by the Northeast State Office of
  • Admissions and Records.
  • Registered with the Center for Students with Disabilities at Northeast State.

This scholarship can help with books and extra fees that the TNPromise does not cover.

Apply at http://apps.northeaststate.edu/scholarships/accessanddiversity.asp

The deadline to apply is Thursday, June 1, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tennessee Tech offers more than 550 scholarships. To be considered you must apply through “Scholarship Web”; TTU’s online scholarship database and application system. Please refer to their website 

https://www.tntech.edu/em/scholarships/