Scholarship Information

  •  Most scholarships/opportunities will offer a website with the necessary information and applications that may be downloaded and printed. Please pay close attention to the deadline information included in this listing. Some of the scholarships listed must be returned to Ms. Lopes in the Student Support Center before the date of the actual application deadline. Scholarships are listed in order monthly by the application deadline.

    Disclaimer: We have in no way listed all scholarships available to students. We have, however, listed the scholarships which have been brought to our attention.

     

    Deadline Scholarships    On Going Scholarships

     

     

     

     

     

    THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIPS ARE ONGOING

    Bauce Magazine Scholarships for Women of Color

    For a list of scholarships, please go to http://baucemag.com/women-of-color-scholarships/

     

    North Georgia Military Scholarship

    If you are interested in attending North Georgia’s military program, please see your Counselor. The state of Georgia offers forty-two scholarships per year to Georgia high school seniors who attend the University of North Georgia and commission as officers in the Georgia Army National Guard after graduating with bachelor's degrees. The scholarship pays for your room, meals, tuition, books, uniforms, and fees. In addition, you receive National Guard weekend drill pay, GI Bill, pay for attending Army basic and advanced training, and Army ROTC contract pay (beginning of sophomore or junior year, if offered a contract to commission as a lieutenant). You may also be eligible for an enlistment bonus and monthly GI Bill kicker. The scholarship is worth $70,000 over four years. For more information, go to

    http://ung.edu/military-college-admissions/costs-financial-aid/scholarships-and-grants/georgia-military-scholarship.php

     

    The American Legion

    Get Money for college - the kind you don’t pay back! For more information, visit https://www.legion.org/scholarships

     

    High Five Scholarships

    gives students millions of scholarship opportunities and now is also helping them improve their SAT & ACT test scores. High Five is giving all students free SAT & ACT online practice tests, free SAT & ACT strategy guides and big discounts on test prep courses. Every practice test is graded by a real grader (free of charge) and students also receive a free score consultation with a test expert. Go to http://www.highfivescholarships.com/ for scholarships and test help.

     

    University of Georgia

    Please go to https://www.admissions.uga.edu/scholarships/for applications and deadlines.

     

    Clemson University

    offers academic scholarships for out-of-state residents. Clemson offers a variety of merit-based academic scholarships ranging in value up to full tuition and fees. These scholarships are awarded competitively, based primarily on the student’s high school record and standardized test scores. Generally, students who rank in the top 10% of their class and had an SAT score of 1250+ or ACT score of 28+ have been competitive for one or more of these awards. For more information, visit  http://www.clemson.edu/financial-aid/types/scholarships/index.html.

     

    Omega Psi Phi Fraternity

    Awards from $500-$1000. For a list of scholarships and due dates and for applications, please visit http://www.oppf.org/scholarship/

     

    Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

    Offers $10 gift cards to students grades 9-11 who play a school sponsored sport and with a with a 3.0 GPA (seniors). For more information, please visit  https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/

     

    The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation “No Essay Scholarship”

    CKSF offers a wide variety of scholarship quizzes throughout the year for U.S. high school, college, and graduate students. We even have some scholarships that parents can win for their children. For more information, please visit http://cksf.org/.

     

    Wells Fargo College STEPS Sweepstakes

    When you sign up for the CollegeSTEPS Program, you'll automatically be entered in the CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes1 for a chance to win $1,000. Winners are chosen through random drawings held throughout the year. To enter, please go to https://blogs.wf.com/collegesteps/.

     

    Varsity Tutors Monthly Scholarship Contest

    offers $1,000 monthly scholarships to eligible high school students. Students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. For more information, please visit https://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship.

     

    University Tutors Monthly Scholarship Contest

    offers $1,000 monthly scholarships to eligible high school students. Students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. For more information, please visit www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest.

     

    Zinch

    We hook students up with scholarships. Based on our comprehensive student profile, we can match students to over $1 billion in scholarships and merit aid awards out. Students tell us who they are...and we hook them up with scholarships that matter. To create a profile, please go to www.zinch.com.

     

    Campus Explorer

    Campus Explorer is a free service that helps all types of students find the schools which best match their higher education needs. Campus Explorer provides pricing transparency, scholarship information, college rankings as well as numerous other key details on over 8,500 US colleges, universities and trade schools. We help students personalize their searches and connect directly to schools online. Campus Explorer serves more than 30 million high school, college and adult students every year with college planning and college search. To join, please visit www.campusexplorer.com.

    GA College 411

    has scholarships available. Please go to www.ga411.org. for more information.

     

    Words of Comfort Ministries, Inc.

    The Words of Comfort Ministries, Inc. scholarship fund provides annual financial assistance to an outstanding male or female African-American student who plan to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice. These individuals must exemplify core values to serve others and excel in education. Please visit www.wocministries.com for more information.

    Affordable Colleges Online

    For a free student guide, please visit www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/georgia

    Finding Scholarships for College @ Primerica

    October 16th, 7:00 - 9:00pm at Primerica, 1 Primerica Parkway, Duluth, GA 30099

    Get help navigating the word os scholarships and find the right scholarship for you.  Also, help with HOPE and other government-sponsored scholarships.

    To register, please visit https://www.cfneg.org/event/finding-scholarship-dollars-for-college/

    Black Scholarships.org

    The largest online directory of scholarships and financial aid opportunities for African America and other minority students.  The programs listed on our website give away millions of dollars in college funding and are sponsored by foundations, government agencies and even corporations from all over the country!  For more information, please visit http://www.blackscholarships.org/?fbclid=IwAR0x7KlbLpmtFKYGAyC0FTz3qmkBXO3aDzmDddM10me-UIErNXZvCHyFM1s

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    THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIPS HAVE DUE DATES -- PLEASE BE MINDFUL OF THE DEADLINE

     

     

    Walton EMC Scholarship - Deadline January 17, 2020

    EMC is offering twelve $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors.  For more information and to apply, please go to https://www.waltonemc.com/walterharrison/2020_Walter_Harrison_Scholarship_Application.pdf

    SACAC Horizon Award - Deadline January 17, 2020

    SACAC will award five $1000 awards to high school seniors.  For more information and to apply, please go to https://https://www.sacac.org/knowledge-center/for-students-and-parents/horizon-award//knowledge-center/for-students-and-parents/horizon-award/

    Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship - Deadline February 1, 2020

    The JRF Scholarship program addresses the financial needs of college students and provides extensive, hands-on mentoring and support services.  Once chosen, Jackie Robinson Scholars receive a generous four-year grant.  For more information and to apply, please go to jackierobinson.org

    Andrew College Fine Arts Scholarships - Deadline February 2020

    Andrew College is offering full-tuition scholarships for students studying music, theatre, and visual arts during Fine Arts Scholarship Audition Day, Friday, 2/28/20.  You must be accepted to Andrew Colleg to apply.

    For more information, please go to https://www.andrewcollege.edu/fine_arts_leadership_day

    Peach State Federal Credit Union $2000 Legacy Scholarship - Deadline February 14, 2020

    PSFCU is offering ten $2000 awards to eligible high school seniors pursuing a degree in education.  For more information and to an application, please see Ms. Lopes in the SSC.

    Dream US National Scholarship for DACA - Deadline February 22, 2019

    The National Scholarship Award will cover your tuition and fees up to $14,500 for an associate degree and $29,000 for a bachelor's degree.  For more information and to apply, please

    visit https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/national-scholarship/

    2020 Belli Memorial Scholarship - Deadline February 28, 2020

    The Belli Scholarship provides $5000 annually for college expenses including tuition, books and fees up to $20,000, and is renewable for up to four years.  To be eligible, students must maintain a GPA of 2.0.  THE TOP 10% OF THE SENIOR CLASS IN NOT ELIGIBLE.  For more information and an application, please see Ms. Lopes int he SSC.

    MARC Scholarship - Deadline February 28, 2020

    The Metro Atlanta Relocation Council is offering a $2000 award to a high school senior who has relocated to the Atlanta area anytime from 9-12 grade.  for more information and an application, please see Ms. Lopes in the SSC.

    Gwinnett County Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc - January 31, 2020

    This scholarship is available to all African-American high school seniors in Gwinnett County (excluding Centerville, Snellville and Loganville).  For more information and to apply, please go to https://form.jotform.com/GCAC/gcac-scholarship-application

    Gwinnett County Retired Educators Assoc. Scholarship - Deadline March 6, 2020

    GCREA is offering a $1500 award to high school seniors in Gwinnett County who are planning to enter teaching as a career.  For more information and an application, please see Ms. Lopes in the SSC.

    GEICC Scholarship - Deadline March 15, 2020

    The Georgia Energy and Industrial Construction Consortium is offering up to five $1000 scholarships for graduating seniors involved in STEM.  For more information and to apply, please go to GEICC $1000 scholarship for STEM students. to apply, please go to http://www.geicc.org/scholarship/

    EduMed Medical and Healthcare Scholarships - Deadline March 31, 2020

    Each quarter, EduMed will award four $500 scholarships to students in healthcare or medical programs.  For more information, please visit https://www.edumed.org/financial-aid/scholarships/

    North Metro NPHC Scholarship - Deadline March 31, 2020

    NM-NPHC is awarding three $500 scholarships. To be eligible, students must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher.  For more information and an application, please see Ms. Lopes in the Student Support Center.

    When Everyone wins Scholarship - Deadline March 31, 2020

    WEW is offering two $500 awards to Gwinnett County high school seniors.  For more information and an application, please see Ms. Lopes in the SSC or go to https://https://www.wheneveryonewins.org/scholarships/scholarships

    North Metro Pan Hellenic Council Scholarship - Deadline March 31,2020

    NMPHC is offering three $500 awards for Gwinnett County seniors.  For more information and an application, please see Ms. Lopes in the SSC.

    Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship - Deadline April 1, 2020

    Life Reimagined Ventures is offering a $750 award.  For more information and to apply, please visit https://calvinrosser.com/scholarships/mental-health-awareness/

    The Mattress Nerd Sustainability Scholarship - Deadline April 1, 2020

    Mattress Nerd is offering a $1,000 scholarship to high school seniors. There is no minimum GPA requirement.  For more information and to apply, please visit https://www.mattressnerd.com/scholarship/

    B. Davis Scholarship - Deadline May 22, 2020

    The creators of Student Award Search Aid website is offering a $1000 scholarship.  For more information and to apply, please got to http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

    Abbot and Fenner Scholarship - Deadline June 12, 2020

    Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants will be awarding a $1000 scholarship.  For more information and to apply, please go to http://http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php/scholarships.php

    Big Sun Scholarship - Deadline June 19, 2020

    Big Sun is offering a $500 scholarship to student-athletes.  For more information, please visit http://www.bigsunathletics.com/

    The Classroom to Classroom Scholarship - Deadline June 30, 2020

    Education.com is offering a $5000 award to a deserving high school senior interested in pursuing a career in teaching.  For more information and to apply, please go to https://https://www.education.com/scholarships//scholarships/

    2019 Ponton Law Scholarship - July 30, 2020

    Ponton Law is offering a $1000 scholarship for students starting college in the fall of 2020.  To be eligible, students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.  For more information and to register, please visit, 

    https:https://www.jamesponton.com/practices/car-accidents/#scholarship//www.jamesponton.com/practices/car-accidents/#scholarship

    UGA Foundation Fellowship and Bernard Ramsey Honors Scholarship - Deadline November 1, 2020

    For more information and to apply, please visit 

    https://https://www.admissions.uga.edu/afford/scholarships/foundation-fellowship-part-i//afford/scholarships/foundation-fellowship-part-i/

    All Home Connections Tech and Sustainability Scholarship - Deadline November 1, 2020

    All Home Connections is offering a $500 scholarship to use toward education expenses.  For more information and to apply, please go to

     https://www.attsavings.com/availability/ga#scholarship://www.attsavings.com/availability/ga#scholarship

    College Board Opportunity Scholarships - 2019-2020

    Up to $40,000 in scholarships.  For more information, please go to: cb.org/opportunity