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LYNDI SLACK Jon Jee Staff Published: October 6, 2017 7:00 AM

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Coca-Cola Scholars Program:

Go to the website https://connect.coca-cloascholars.org/scholarships/application-2017/2017-login schools code is 363680, must have a 3.0 GPA by end of junior year. Deadline is October 31, 2017.  150 awards for $20000 each payable over a four year period. Recipients of these scholarships are well-rounded individuals with highly developed interests in their community.


Ron Brown Scholar Program:

If you are a highly motivated African-American high school senior, then this is the scholarship for you. Applicants must excel academically, show exceptional leadership potential, make an impact on their communities through service to others, and demonstrate financial need.  To apply visit: https://www.ronbrown.org/section/apply/ rbsp-application or stop by the guidance office for an application. Due November 1st, final deadline is January 9th.

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards:

Designed to recognize students with exemplary community service and who have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least partly during the twelve months prior to the date of application. Students in grades 5-12 are eligible, apply through the website www.nassp.org/spirit or http://spirit.prudential.com by November 7, 2017. State recognition 1000 and a free trip to washington D.C., National Recognition 5000. We can nominate one student from our school. You must let Mrs. Snively know if you have applied so that our committee can choose our school’s nominee. Your school principal or the head of one of these officially designated local organizations: Girl scout, County 4-H organizations, American Red Cross, YMCA, or Affiliates of Hands On Network must cerify your application by November 17.


John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest:

Write an original and creative essay between 700-1000 words that describes an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official that occurred during or after 1956. Will award 10000 to lst place, 1000 to 2nd place and 5 finalist awards of 500. Must register online at www.jfklibrary.org then go to Education-Profile in Courage Essay Contest. Deadline is January 4, 2018, grades 9-12  are eligible.


Heidelberg University PlusOneAdvantage:

Free MBA, any student who completes a bachelor’s degree, in any major, at heidelberg in four years with at least 3.o GPA, the student will be eligible to stay and earn an MBA tuition free. This program will save 28000 and finish MBA in one year.


The Christian Connector, Inc.

Free Christian College Information as well as a 2500 scholarship drawing, enter at www.christianconnector.com


National Co-op Scholarship Program:

High school GPA of 3.5 or higher, must plan to attend one of the WACE Partner Institutions, must type a 200 word essay describing why you have chosen to pursue a college cooperative education program. Complete the application at www.waceinc.org/scholarship/ or application which is available in the guidance office. Deadline is February 15, 2018. Contact Marty Ford at marty_ford@uml.edu.


Wright State University & Army ROTC:

The national board scholarship is a four-year scholarship which includes; tuition, $1200 per year for books, and a monthly tax-free tiered stipend starting at $300 that increases after first year. To apply visit www.goarmy.com (under Career & Jobs tab click ROTC scholarships/Apply now). For additional information visit http://www.wright.edu/army -rotc


National Foundation for Advancement in the Young Arts:

You should apply if you are an actor, dancer, designer, film maker, musician, photographer, singer, visual artist, and/or writer.

Open to students in grades 10-12

Application deadline is October 13, 2017 Apply online at https://app.getaccepted.com/yougarts

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