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.
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
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.
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.
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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/
Mercer University School of Engineering Scholarship Challange - Deadline Nov. 1, 2018
The Dept. of Technical Communication at Mercer University's School of Engineering is pleased to invite seniors to participate in the annual Engineering Scholarship challenge on Saturday, Nov. 10th. Mercer will be awarding valuable scholarships this fall to high school seniors who are interested in Mercer's technical communication program. Students must register by November 1st. Please go to https://www.bethebear.com/engineering-scholarship-challenge.cfm or call 800-840-8577.
GCEL Scholarship - Deadline Nov. 15, 2018
The Georgia Compensatory Educational Leaders (GCEL) Scholarship is designed for high school seniors who will attend an institution of higher education in the Fall of 2019. GCEL will award five $2,000 scholarships. For more information, please see Ms. Lopes in the SSC or visit: www.gcel.org
GCPS Foundation Scholarships - Deadline Dec. 7, 2018
The 2019 GCPS Foundation Scholarships are open for applications. Please go to https://gcps-foundation.org/scholarships for more information.
BBB Student of Integrity Scholarship - Deadline Dec. 14, 2018
This Scholarship recognizes studenst in the state of GA who display exceptional character traits through leadership, community service and personal integrity. Formore information and to apply, please go to https://go.bbb.org/atl-scholarship-form
The Lead Roster B2B Sales and Marketing Scholarship - Deadline Dec. 15, 2018
$1,000 Award. For more information and to apply, please visit: https://www.leadroster.com/?scholarship
The Publiciity.ai SEP & Content Marketing Scholarship - Deadline Dec. 15, 2018
$1,000 Award. For more information and to apply, please visit: https://publicity.ai/?scholarship
CSU Goizueta Foundation Scholarship (Hispanic Students) - Deadline March 15, 2019
Guizueta Foundation Scholarship for Hispanic students attending Columbus State University. This scholarship will pay full tuition and fees for up to ine year. Please see Ms. Lopes inthe SSC for an application.