Scholarship Descriptions, Qualifications, and Information



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Jackie Robinson Foundation's Scholarship

minority, leadership potential, financial need, letter of recommendation, official high school transcript, SAT 1,000/ACT 21

$7500

Feb 15 5:00 pm


www.jackierobinson.org

 


All USA High School Academic Team

Outstanding academic, artistic, or leadership endeavor, essay

$2500

Feb 21

http://allstars.usatoday.com   703-854-5890

CVCC

academic avg of 85 or better for Academic School; have 80 or better for Leadership/Ambassador School; agree to doing 5 hrs of service per week for the college

Varies

Feb 20

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School

Applications available! They want to give 30-40 full scholarships every year to CHS seniors!!! Please APPLY!!!

United to Save Ourselves Youth of the Year Book Scholarship

essay; must attend Youth of the Year Hometown Achievers Banquet at Columbus Convention & Trade Center on Saturday, March 18 if chosen winner




Varies

Feb 24

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School

 


Alabama PTA Scholarship


Participation in reflections program; submission of two works of art; letter of recommendation

$500

Feb 1

http://www.alabamapta.org/community/scholarships-apply.html
Alabama PTA

470 South Union Street

Montgomery, AL 36104 334-834-2501

Church’s Chicken Scholars Program

2.7 GPA; online application

$1,000

Feb 15

www.scholarsapply.org/churchsscholars

Electric Cooperative Foundation, Inc.

dependent child of a member of a participating Alabama Electric Coop;

$1,500

Feb 27

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School


Jaycee War Memorial Fund Scholarship

Leadership and Academic, $10 application fee

$1,000

Feb 1

918-584-2481 ext. 434

www.usjaycees.org/

Arthur & Jessie Rhoads Educational Trust Fund

High school seniors from CHS; 2.0 GPA; financial need; application with essay; 1 letter of recommendation; resume; copy of parent/guardian’s 1040 tax form

$500 per semester (minimum)

March 1

applications available from Mrs. Kite


Alabama Student Assistance Program

Need-based for undergraduate Alabama residents.  Priority to students who are Pell eligible.  Must submit SAR.

$2,000 - $200

March 1

www.ache.state.al.us 

Auburn University at Montgomery

ACT 20 or higher/ SAT 950 or higher/ GPA 3.0 or higher

Varies

March 1

www.aum.edu/indexm_ektid2286.aspx

Vice Admiral E.P. Tarvers Scholarship

Children of active duty or retired Navy or Marines, need, 2.0 GPA

$500-$3000

March 1

www.nmcrs.org/travers.html

Navy-Marine Corp Relief Society Education Division

875 North Randolph Street

Suite 225

Arlington, VA 22203-1977

703-696-4960

Phi Delta Kappa International: Scholarships and Grants for Prospective Educators

Must be a member, in good academic standing, essay, letters of recommendation, school and community activities

$1,000 to $5,000

March 1



http://www.pdkintl.org


Jacksonville State University


at least 22 ACT score or 1080 SAT; at least 3.0 GPA



Varies



Oct 1 –

March 1



http://www.jsu.edu/finaid

Southern Union State Community College

submit one letter of recommendation, your high school transcript, list of honors, awards and activities, statement concerning educational and career goals

scholarships available: technical, music, dance, drama, presidential



Varies

March 1

http://www.suscc.cc.al.us

 


Wallace Community College

Audition for Theatre and Music; accepted to the college prior to audition;3 letters of recommendation; resume; maintain 2.5 GPA for renewable; Also offers academic, career technical, and allied health and nursing scholarships.

Not Stated

March 1

Wallace Community College Admissions Office

Enrollment Services

1141 Wallace Drive

Dothan, AL 36303-0943

Ft. Valley State University Alumni

3 letters of recommendation, official transcript, SAT/ACT scores, GPA; essay

Not stated

March 1

Ms. Betty Sullivan

464 N. Oakley Drive 107C

Columbus, GA 31906

American Cancer Society College Scholarship

Have had a cancer diagnosis before the age of 21, minimum 2.5 GPA

Varies

March 3

www.cancer.org

(800) ACS-2345

AKA: S.I.S.T.E.R.S; Gamma Tau Omega, Gwendolyn Wilkes;Columbus State University; Laverna Johnson Book Scholarship

must be female; recommendation letters; academic achievement, character, citizenship, extracurricular activities, community service, personal interview

Varies

March 4

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School

 


Alabama State University Columbus, GA/Phenix City/Russell County Alumni Chapter Scholarship

2.5 GPA or higher; 17 ACT/1150 SAT; graduating senior in May or June; letter of recommendation ; 350 word essay

Varies

March 10

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School

 


Alabama State University Columbus, GA/Phenix City/Russell County Alumni Chapter Scholarship

2.5 GPA or higher; 17 ACT/1150 SAT; graduating senior in May or June; letter of recommendation ; 350 word essay

Varies

March 10

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School

 


Retired Educators' Scholarship for Future Teachers

2 letters of recommendation, 7 semester transcript, resume with cover letter, must be majoring in education, completed application

$500

March 15

see Mrs. Kite for application

www.hbaa.org 

RHO RHO Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Scholarship

awarded based on scholarship, character, citizenship, school & community involvement; interview if selected based on application

Varies

March 15

Packet from counselor

 


Alabama Home Builders Foundation Scholarship

Alabama resident pursuing a construction-related degree at an Alabama school

Not stated

March 15

800-746-4222

www.hbaa.org 

Beyond Expectation S&M Scholarship

Application; biography; essay; 2.0 GPA; 2 letters of recommendation; must reside in Russell County; financial need

$500

March 21

applications available from Mrs. Kite


Teens Who Care

Essay questions only; 2 letters of recommendation

$1000

March 26

applications available from Mrs. Kite


Future Business Leaders of America Scholarships

FBLA member, transcript, 2 letters of recommendation telling of volunteer/fundraising activities.

Varies

Mar 28 12:00 am

Future Business Leaders of America,
Attn: Scholarship Coordinator,
1912 Association Drive,


Reston, VA  22091

http://www.fbla-pbl.org/fbla.asp?sectionid=587&page=597

Federal Employee Education and Assistance Scholarship

Dependents of civilian employed in Federal Government or US Postal Service 3.0GPA, essay, SASE

$250-$2500

Last Friday in March

Available Jan 2017

FEEA Fund  

Attn: Educational Programs,

8441 West Bowles Avenue,

Ste 200, 

Littleton, CO   80123-9501

www.feea.org

Gamma Psi Foundation of Sigma Pi Phi

Top 10% of class; SAT score of 1100

Up to $4,000

March 30

Gamma Psi Foundation

P.O. Box 9516

Columbus, GA 31908

The Alabama Baptist Foundation Scholarship

Alabama resident, member of Baptist church in Alabama Baptist State Convention, ACT, rec., photo 

Varies

March 31

Available Jan

http://www.tbfa.org/scholarship_info.htm

Troy University

 Varies

Varies

March 31

http://www.troy.edu/financialaid/availscholar.htm

OFA National Scholarship/Cary Family Scholarship

Have been in foster care for at least one year by 18th birthday

$1,500 - $6,000

March 31

Available Jan 1

http://www.orphan.org/

571-203-0270

Ebonite Civic and Social Club

Short 100 word essay

Not stated

March 31

The Ebonite Civic and Social Club

P.O. Box 8141

Columbus, GA 31908

Contact: Gracie Stills 706 687-5877 or Shirley Shavers 706-569-0950

JUGS (Columbus, GA chapter)

3 letters of recommendation, short essay, application, enrolled/will be enrolling in 4 year program

$500

March 31

Application to: Justice, Generosity, Service International, INC.

P.O. Box 17413

Memphis, TN 38187-0413

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Awards

Original patriotic work of art. Grades 9-12

$500 - $3,000

March 31

Local Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW.
www.ladiesauxvfx.org/html/scholarships.html

Greater Columbus Business & Professional Women’s Club Book Scholarship


2.7 GPA; scholarship application with essay; 2 letters of recommendation;

$500

March 31

applications available from Mrs. Kite


Alabama American Legion Scholarship

Alabama resident, descendant of war veteran

$850

Request form in Oct
April 1

American Legion Department Headquarters, American Legion Auxiliary, 120 North Jackson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104. 334-262-6638

http://www.americanlegionalabama.org/

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity

2.5 GPA; school & community involvement; financial need; SAT: 440/410; ACT: 18 E / 17 M; essay; interview; 3 letters of recommendation; males only

varies

April 1

applications available from Mrs. Kite


Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
Lambda Lota Chapter
Scholarship Award


Leadership, scholastic achievement, good citizenship, extracurricular activities, essay not to exceed 500 words "My road to get where I hope to be ten years from now" essay typed & double spaced, 3 letters of recommendation, recent photo

not stated

April 11

applications available from Mrs. Kite

contact a guidance counselor
Central High School


American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship


High School senior who will be attending College in the US. Essay

$2000

Sept 7 until April 7

http://www.afsascholarship.org/

Students read "Fire Sprinkler Essay" then take an on-line test on the essay.  10 students will each receive a $2000 scholarship. 



CSU Business Scholarship

Idea/plans for how you would start a small business-maximum of 10 pages; more details on website.

$500-$6,000

April 1

http://cob.colstate.edu/businessplan

Dr. Kirk Heriot at: heriot_kirk@colstate.edu


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