Current Scholarships 2017
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DEADLINE: June 12, 2017
Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue their scholarship program for the 10th Year.
They will award up to $1000 to winner(s) each year.
Students are to submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of their website. The full application and submission details are are their website.
APSU SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The online scholarship application must be completed to apply for the majority of available APSU scholarships. Freshman applications with the appropriate GPA and/or
Keep in mind that scholarships are considered a financial resource in determining your need for other aid, and must be reported to the APSU Financial Aid Office through the "Additional Financial Aid Resources" form.
For additional information visit: http://www.apsu.edu/scholarships
Army Emergency relief scholarship
DEADLINE: April 1, 2017
Army Emergency Relief provides scholarships for dependent children and spouses of active duty, retired, and deceased Army Soldiers. Our award amounts vary each year based on the number of applications and our total approved budget. For the 2016-2017 academic year, we awarded over 4,000 scholarships worth 7.9 million dollars.
The application and all instructions are our website, www.aerhq.org, under “Apply for Scholarship.” The deadline to apply for the 2017-2018 academic year is April 1, 2017.
Please see the attached .pdf of our brochure for eligible students.
If you have questions about our programs, please email email@example.com.
A private university located in Nashville TN known for their music programs and more! See their website for more information and a comprehensive list of scholarships and financial aid available through the university and outside sources: http://belmont.edu/sfs/scholarships/index.html
Masonic District 19 F & A.M. (PHA)
Jurisdiction of Tennessee
Deadline: March 1, 2017 (Expired)
2.5 GPA - Official Transcript required
Scholarship is open graduating high school senior planning to enroll in college, or student already enrolled in college.
Essay required: 500 words
You do not have to be affiliated with or related to a member of the Masonic Body to apply for this scholarship.
All applications must be complete to be considered. Applications must be signed by the Lodge Master and stamped with the official Lodge Seal.
All applications must be received by the deadline date to be considered.
Please download and read the application details. Link provided below:
Chick-Fil-A Leadership Scholarships
Description: The founder of Chick-Fil-A, S. Truett Cathy, has put up more than $25 million in scholarship dollars to assist his employees in paying for college. Not every employee can apply for these scholarships – they are reserved for outstanding employees, and scholarships applications must be sponsored by the students immediate supervisor. In addition to being exemplary employees, Chick-Fil-A Leadership Scholars are expected to be active in their communities and have proven leadership abilities. Only employees under 30 can apply for the scholarship.
Awards per year: Varies
Award is Open to: High School Seniors, Undergraduate Students
Major/Field of Study: Open
How to Apply/Contact:
Fear of the Essay? Don't worry!
Scholarship essay requirements are not too lengthy and are totally worth the effort!
Ned McWherter Scholarship
Deadline: February 15, 2017 (Expired)
Ned McWherter Scholars Program:
Eligibility- 3.5 GPA, AND 29 or higher ACT, AND be a TN resident attending a college/university full-time in TN in the fall
Amount- $6,000 per year for 4yrs IF maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 and full-time status
Application- online via your TSAC account AND an official transcript must be submitted – notify Ms. Shonda if you are applying so that she and Mrs. Harvison can send the transcript for you
Link to info- https://www.tn.gov/collegepays/article/ned-mcwherter-scholars-program
DEADLINE: February 17, 2017 (Expired)
The Nashville Sounds Foundation is happy to offer the Nashville Sounds Foundation Scholarship for Class of 2017 graduating seniors. In 2016, the Foundation awarded $10,000.00 in scholarships to 4 deserving graduating seniors attending college this fall.
This year, the Nashville Sounds Foundation Scholarships will be awarded to 4 Middle Tennessee graduating high school seniors who will be attending college in the fall of 2017.
Each scholarship will be in the amount of $2,500.00.
Applications must be post marked no later than February 17, 2017, and should include the following:
Two Letters of Recommendation from a teacher or coach
Please send all applications to the following address:
Nashville Sounds Attn: Community Relations-Scholarship 19 Junior Gilliam Way Nashville, TN 37219
Navy ROTC Scholarships
Website Information: http://www.nrotc.navy.mil/about.html
Selected applicants for the NROTC Scholarship Program are awarded scholarships through a highly competitive national selection process, and receive full tuition, books stipend, educational fees and other financial benefits at many of the country's leading colleges and universities. Upon graduation, midshipmen are commissioned as officers in the unrestricted line Naval Reserve or Marine Corps Reserve.
The NROTC Scholarship Program is available to qualified students who graduate from high school before August 1 of the year they intend to start college. Students selected for the NROTC Scholarship Program make their own arrangements for college enrollment and room and board, and take the normal course load required by the college or university for degree completion. Additionally, scholarship midshipmen are required to follow specific academic guidelines.
Full information concerning the NROTC Scholarship Program is available from any of the colleges and universities with NROTC units or from Navy and Marine Corps recruiters. A list of colleges and universities is available on this website at the Colleges and Universities page.
Nursing Schools Almanac
2017 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
DEADLINE: Scholarship applications will be accepted until Midnight on June 30, 2017.
Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. This website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:
+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare
This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.
Students interested in pursuing nursing degrees should visit the website at www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here you will find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.
This National Website is dedicated to the nursing community. Academic information and scholarships are available for a wide variety of programs and degrees withing the nursing profession.
The 2017 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship and the RN to BSN Scholarship information have both been posted on the website. If you are thinking about or are planning to go into the nursing field, check this site out!!