Outstanding academic, artistic, or leadership endeavor, essay
American Cancer Society College Scholarship
Have had a cancer diagnosis before the age of 21, minimum 2.5 GPA
American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship
High School senior who will be attending College in the US. Essay
August 28, 2007 until May 9, 2008.
Students read "Fire Sprinkler Essay" then take an on-line test on the essay. 10 students will each receive a $2000 scholarship.
American General Scholarship
Top 1/2 of class (but not top 10%), present evidence of good character by participation in extracurricular activities at school, or involvement in community affairs after school.
Request an application by contacting...American General Scholarship Program c/o Scholarship Program Administrators, Inc., PO Box 22492, Nashville, TN 37202-2492 or call 615-320-3149 or fax 615-320-3151.
American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship
Alabama resident descendant of war veteran
American Legion Auxiliary
American Legion Oratorical Contest
US citizen, 3-5 minute discourse on assigned topics from US Constitution; grades 9-12
State final - $2,000 - $5,000
National - $1,500 to $18,000
Varies for local competitions but most begin in the fall. Students must compete in the state competitions prior to 03/08. National deadline is March 8.
PO Box 1069
Montgomery, AL 36101
American Quarter Horse Foundation Scholarship
Member of AQHYA 3 years 2.5 GPA, essay, transcript, recommendation
888-209-8322 for application
AMVETS National Four-year Scholarship
Child or grandchild of veteran who is member of AMVETs
AMVETS National Hdq., 4647 Forbes Bldv. , Lanham, MD 20706
Amy Writing Awards
Essay relating God's word to current issues and author's skill in presenting a biblical answer to questions about meaning of life.
High school senior with an identified learning disability
Demonstrated perseverance; embraces new opportunities