Scholarships & Program Updates
April 2023 Edition
Shawn Carter Foundation (The Jay-Z Scholarship)
· Students pursuing their first undergraduate degree:
o High school seniors
o Students with GED diplomas
o Students enrolled in 2-year or 4-year undergraduate programs
o Students enrolled in vocational or trade schools
· US citizen or Permanent Resident
· 25 years old or younger
· Minimum 2.0 GPA
· Household income not exceeding $75,000 USD
Deadline is April 30th @ 11:59pm EST - incomplete applications and late applications are not eligible.
Click this link to apply https://rocnation.lnk.to/scfapp
Superintendent's Scholarship - DUE April 28th
The applicant with the highest cumulative score from each school is chosen to receive this scholarship. Application is due on April 28, 2023, and scholarships are awarded in May. For more information, contact email@example.com.
Bryan Cameron Education Foundation
Applications for the Class of 2024 * Current Juniors
The Cameron Impact Scholarship is a four-year, full-tuition, impact-driven undergraduate scholarship awarded annually to 10-15 exceptional high school students who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, community service, extracurricular activities, and academics. The Cameron Impact Scholar is unique among their peers in their desire to directly impact their communities and in the world at large. Our Scholar aspires to contribute to positive forces for change and plans to tailor their education to that end. The Cameron Impact Scholarship covers the full tuition, fees, and books at any accredited U.S. based college or university that the recipient chooses to attend.
As a merit-based program, the Cameron Impact Scholarship is open to all applicants who meet the GPA and citizenship requirements, regardless of race, socioeconomic status, religion, sexual orientation or any other background factors. We are looking for young leaders with demonstrated passion and commitment to any variety of positive impact.
Gunn Law Group Trusting Yourself 2023 Scholarship
To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must email their full application (including the essay, resumé, and transcript) to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 31st 2023. Any applications sent after this date will not be considered.
Ford Auto Tech Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is applied to a student’s school tuition account and may be used for all cost of attendance, including tuition, tools, living expenses and transportation.
To Apply Visit FordFund - TechForce
Collins Family Scholarship
To apply, a student must be of Hispanic/Latinx descent, be a 2023 graduate in a Rockdale County public school, be accepted to a college or technical school for the 2023-24 school year and complete an application and 500-word essay. Application due April 28,
The application is below
Community C.A.R.E.S. Foundation, Inc.
For additional information, please review the application and apply. The deadline is May 13, 2023. All applications received must be postmarked by May 13, 2023
The application is below
Great opportunity for the Class of 2024
Georgia Teen Institute
Applications are now available to join Georgia Teen Institute 2023 to learn leadership, facilitation and communication skills as Youth Staff-in-Training.
The Georgia Collectors Association offers up to $1,500 in scholarship(s) each year divided among selected qualifying candidate(s). This scholarship is offered to high school seniors, college students, or those attending vocational training.
Applicants must write an original essay (minimum of 1,000 words) on the
“The Importance of Credit to a Young Person.”
New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Scholarship
Scholarship Application Link is below:
Springfield Baptist Church Scholarships
Springfield Baptist Church Almond James Turner Scholarship
Applicants must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time student at a two-year or four-year post-secondary institution. Application requires essay (see application link for the two-part essay question); transcript (current GPA of 3.0 or higher, and 3.0 or higher must be maintained while enrolled); demonstrated spiritual leadership qualities and documented community service experience; letter of recommendation from teacher or staff member of their current school or community member; resume which includes list of academic awards and recognitions, a list of extracurricular activities, including church-related activities; and college acceptance letter. Application deadline is May 9.
Springfield Baptist Church Academic Scholarships
Applicants must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time student at a two-year or four-year post-secondary institution. Application requires essay (see application link for essay question), transcript (2.5 GPA or higher), demonstrated spiritual leadership qualities and documented community service experience, letter of recommendation from an academic reference (such as teacher or staff member from your school) or letter of recommendation from a personal reference (such as a mentor, clergy, family friend, etc), and their college acceptance letter.
Application deadline is May 9. More information at 2023_Springfield_Baptist_Church_Scholarshipslisting.pdf (sbcgrowth.church)
Springfield Baptist Church Lucas Woods Jr. 'Do Your Rap' Scholarship
Application requires essay (see application link for three-part essay question); demonstrated positive impact and involvement in school, church and the community; letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, employer, community member, coach, club sponsor or individual with significant knowledge of applicant’s character and experience and involvement; college acceptance letter; and more. Application deadline is May 9. More information at
Springfield Baptist Church Keith W. Phillips Legacy Scholarship
more information at 2023_Springfield_Baptist_Church_Scholarshipslisting.pdf (sbcgrowth.church)
Springfield Baptist Church Mollie B. Lewis Memorial Scholarship
Springfield Baptist Church Eccelston-Hall Memorial Scholarship
Buzzell, Welsh & Hill’s $2,500 College Scholarship Contest
Your entry should take the judges only about 3 minutes to review. Applicants must currently attend or plan to attend an accredited United States college or university during the fall 2021 semester.
The deadline to apply is in May. The winner will be notified by email in May. The winner’s $2,500 scholarship award will be issued directly to a college or university financial aid office.
For more information and to submit your campaign tagline and description, go to https://www.bwhlegal.com/scholarship/.
The BigSun Scholarship...2023
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institute.
Deadline- June 19th
Please send us a short essay (500 - 1,000 words) answering the following questions:
- How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you?
- Has your participation influenced your career goals?
- Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?
NAEHCY - National Assocation for the Education of Homeless Children & Youth
2. Back to School Support Scholarship, a scholarship value of $500, is awarded to three to four students who are prior NAEHCY scholars