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November Newsletter

Newsletter

November 1, 2016

Word of the month is “Cooperation”- “Working together to do more than you can do alone.”

 

  • The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program is offering a $1,000 scholarship. Apply at www.nassp.org/spirit.org. Deadline to apply is November 8, 2016.
  • Caption Scholarship- Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 and be a US resident. Apply at www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13572odenza_caption_scholarship_scholarship.org.  Deadline is Nov. 30, 2016
  • Sixt Scholars Scholarship is awarding five, $5000 scholarship. Apply at www.sixt.com/sixt-scholars. Deadline to apply is November 30, 2016.
  • The Elks National Foundation awards 2.44 million dollars in scholarships annually to high school seniors nationwide. All those interested should apply at www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm. Deadline is Nov. 30, 2016.
  • The Niche Program is offering a $2,000 No Essay Scholarship. Apply at www.niche.com. Deadline is November 30, 2016.
  • The SallieMae Foundation is offering a $5,000 scholarship. Apply at www.salliemae.plan-for-college.org. Deadline November 30, 2016.
  • The ScholarshipPoints Program is offering a $10,000 scholarship. Apply at https://www.scholarshippoints.com.  Deadline is November 30, 2016.
  • SC Teaching Fellows Scholarship sponsored by CERRA awards approximately 200 students a year scholarships. All seniors interested in becoming a teacher please see Ms. Jenkins in Guidance for more information about this scholarship.  Deadline to submit application is December 1, 2016.
  • National Space Club Scholarship is offering a $10,000 scholarship for students interested in pursuing a career in the STEM field. Apply at www.spaceclub.org. Deadline to submit application is December 2, 2016.
  • Foot Locker Scholars Athletes Program is offering a $20,000 scholarship. Apply at www.footlocker.com. Deadline is December 16, 2016.
  • Accelerate Greater Charleston Scholarship- is offering a full scholarship for students that are interested in attending Trident Tech. All interested students should contact me as soon as possible.

     

     


    LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

  • The American Legion 78th Annual High School Oratorical Scholarship Program, “A Constitutional Speech Contest”, is offering scholarships ranging from $500-$18,000. Apply at www.legion.org/documents/legion/pdf/oratoricalrules.pdf. Deadline is January 23, 2016.
  •  The Wihhelmina Gray Foundation is offering several scholarships to qualifying senior students. Deadline to apply is February 15, 2017.
  • Church of Our Savior is offering scholarships to students that are interested in attending a four year college in the Fall. See Ms. Jenkins in Guidance for an application. Deadline is April 1, 2017.
  • The Hampton Wildlife Fund is offering several scholarships to those that are interested in pursuing a career in the natural resources discipline of wildlife biology, fisheries biology, forestry, marine, or environmental sciences as well as law enforcement, criminal justice, forensic science, journalism, advertising, public relations, and mass communication.  Deadline to apply is January 17, 2017. Apply at www.hamptonwildlifefund.org/scholarship.html.
    • Harry Hampton Scholarship- $2500/yr for 4 years.
    • Wallace F. Pate Scholarship- $1500
    • Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation- $2500
    • David M. Cline Scholarship- $2000
    • James O. Thomason Scholarship- $1000

       

  • Accelerate Greater Charleston Scholarship- is offering a full scholarship for students that are interested in attending Trident Tech. All interested students should contact me as soon as possible.
  • Church of Our Savior is offering scholarships to students that are interested in attending a four year college in the Fall. See Ms. Jenkins in Guidance for an application. Deadline is April 1, 2017.
  • The Peck Law Firm is offering a scholarship in the amount of $2,000 to students interested in attending a four year college or university. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Please apply at http://thepeckfirm.com/?s=2017+scholarship.  Deadline is May 31.

 

COLLEGE APPLICATION DAY IS NOVEMBER 9, 2016. COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVES WILL BE ON SITE TO ASSIST STUDENTS WITH APPLICATIONS. STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE APPOINTMENT SLIPS!

ACT and SAT fee waivers are now available for Seniors.  See Ms. Jenkins in Guidance.