Seniors. Attending a Vocational/Tech College or College/University in fall. Essay about future goals and plans. More info on website.
2015 Cobb County Farm Bureau Scholarship
Cobb County Farm Bureau Application
Varying amounts totaling $15,000
Seniors. Enrolling GA College, Univ. or Technical School pursuing 2 or 4 year degree in area related to Agriculture, forestry or Family/Consumer Sciences. 500 word or less essay on interest in agricultural career.
Susan Wing Scholarship / McClure PTSA
Susan Wing/McClure PTSA Application
Seniors. Attended McClure Middle School for at least one year. Must attend college/univ/trade school in fall. 1 letter of Recom, 2.0 or higher, 500-600 word essay, transcript, dates attended McClure. See website for more information.
QuestBridge - College Prep Scholarship
Tuition, room, etc for summer session and other awards
Juniors. Designed to distinguish qualified JUNIORS as potential candidates for admission to top colleges, and provides resources to help them get there and potentially fre. Essay, academic & financial information, letters of rec., test scores.
Metro Atlanta Relocation Council (MARC)
MARC Student Instructions
MARC Student Application
2- $1,500 to Atlanta area High School Student
Seniors who have relocated (more than 50 miles) into Atlanta between 9th – 12th grades. Academic, extra curricular, essay regarding challenge of relocating. Please download both documents to apply.
$30K over 4years
Juniors who may attend Furman. Interest in liberal arts/sciences. 3.5 GPAhigher, extracurricular, community svc, leadership. *Must see counselor by 3-18 for nomination
Good South Scholarship
4 Scholarships $250-$500
Seniors. Achievement as well as leadership and service. No minimum GPA. Short essay and answers. Excel in and outside of class. Scholarship to help with expenses.
Virtual Business Scholarship
Juniors and Seniors. Business, marketing and personal finance students are eligible for this scholarship. Must have teacher nomination so ask early!!
Scales of Justice Scholarship
Sponsored by Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC
1st - $1000
2nd & 3rd - $500
Seniors. From Cobb & other counties. Essay 1000 words or less responding to question regarding grand jury system. No GPA.
$1,000 to one Harrison Senior
Seniors who volunteer for the elderly. Sign up at the counseling office; applications and more info available from your counselor and on the Seniors4Seniors website.
Cobb School Counselor Assoc (CSCA)
CSCA Service Scholarship
Senior. Has served as peer helper, tutor, mediator or some other service work. 2.5 GPA or higher, letter of recommendation, two page essay.
Cobb School Counselor Assoc (CSCA) Son/Daughter Scholarship
CSCA Son/Daughter Scholarship Application
Senior. Son/daughter of a CSCA member. Two – three page essay, “How has having a parent/guardian who is a counselor affected my life?”
Clay Moore Memorial Scholarship
Clay Moore Scholarship Application
Harrison Senior. Exemplifies the ideal that Clay had as a Hoya – leadership, scholarship, and service. 3 Recs, short essay.
Kennesaw Business Assoc Trailblazer Schol.
Kennesaw Business Assoc. Trailblazer Application
Harrison Senior. Made the decision to make a unique difference in their community. Start something special or participated in areas others might not have.
Seniors. GPA 3.0 or higher. Responsible, supportive, self-disciplined, positive and energetic individual who is interested in the welfare of education and in the community. Short essay and recommendations.
CBA-Julian & Jan Hester Memorial Schol.
Seniors. Write essay and work through CBA member bank.
Click on “Communications” & “Hester Scholarship”. Going to GA college. Academic not financial need.
Seniors. Enrolling or accepted to college in US. Financial need, with a leaning toward the average or slightly above that is overlooked. 2.5 or higher, 3.0-3-5 preferred. Activities, community, essay. Go to website for more info and app.
Seniors. Write a 400-500 word essay describing how the lessons you’ve learned through playing sports have positively impacted you as you pursue your college education.
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship
Seniors. Students pursuing a career in the performing arts.
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship
Seniors. Students pursuing a career in the visual arts.
Empire Beauty School Scholarship
Go to Empire location/Career Planning Rep
Seniors. Submit application at Career Planning Specialist at Empire location which you have enrolled by May 1.
Marietta Lodge #2607 Joseph H Lonati Memorial Academic Scholarship
Seniors. American citizen of Italian descent. Not based on financial need or athletics, based on academics and community service. GPA, SAT/ACT scores required. Lodge will sponsor. Open to a few Cobb & Cherokee schools.
Seniors. GPA 3.0 or higher. Active in community, essay regarding your community, teacher rec., and application.
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
11th & 12th Grades. Essay: Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals. See website.
Southern Association for College Admission Counseling Extend the Dream Scholarship
Seniors. GPA 2.5 or higher. Write an original blog about, “When was the last situation where you only had a few moments to make a very important decision and what was the eventual result of that decision?”
Aspiring Animation Professional
Seniors. Pursuing an animation career path. Go to the website for information and application. Go to right side of the page for the scholarship information.
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship
Student interested in pursuing a fashion degree. Go to website for information, application on bottom of website
David Skinner/GA Development Authority
Seniors. Pursuing college degree in agriculture or related field.
Abbott & Fenner Business Scholarship
$1,000 (Number given varies)
Juniors & Seniors. 500-700 word essay, Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals. No GPA required. See website to submit essay.
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship
Seniors. Short story. GPA 2.5 or higher. Go to website for more information. Click “Education”
Seniors involved in any sport at high school. Essay 500-1000 words. See website for application information.
SPECIFIC COLLEGE & OTHER SCHOLARSHIPS:
Universal Technical Institute: Learn about areas of study in Auto, Collision, Diesel, Marine, Motorcycle and NASCAR. Scholarships available at www.UTI.edu/NASCAR.edu
ADDITIONAL WEBSITES FOR SCHOLARSHIP SEARCHING:
http://apps.collegeboard.com/cbsearch_ss/welcome.jsp – College Board/SAT free scholarship search
www.actstudent.org – ACT, scholarship/financial aid info