Scholarship Update February 2015

Brought to you by Ms. Gorman in the College & Career Center

AXA Achievement Community Scholarship - $2,500

  • Seniors only
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: February 1st, 2016

Women Leading Kentucky Scholarship - Up to $5,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must be a woman
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: February 5th, 2016

UK Athletic Training Scholarship

  • Seniors only may apply
  • Only for students interested in athletic training
  • GPA: 2.75 or higher
  • See Ms. Gorman for an application
  • Deadline to apply: February 8th

Toyota Academic Scholarship - $15,000 a year

  • Mus be a senior
  • Must major in engineering
  • Must attend Kentucky State University
  • GPA: 3.2 or higher
  • ACT: 26 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: February 15th, 2016

Community Foundation of Louisville - Varies

  • Seniors only
  • Multiple scholarships available for Shelby County students
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline: February 15th, 22016

Northern Kentucky University Merit Scholarships - Up to Full Tuition

  • Must be a senior
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • ACT: 23 or higher
  • Apply online
  • Deadline to apply: February 15th

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship - $28,000

  • Must be a senior
  • ACT: 21 or higher
  • Must be a minority
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: February 15th

Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship - Up to $10,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must be a vegetarian
  • Apply online
  • Deadline to apply: February 20th, 2016

Big Ass Scholarship - $5,000

  • Must be a senior
  • GPA: 3.7 or higher (unweighted)
  • ACT: 27 or higher
  • Apply online
  • Deadline to apply: February 26th, 2016

Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Sweet 16 Scholarship - $1,500

  • Must be a senior
  • Must participate in a KHSAA sanctioned sport or activity
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: February 26th, 2016

Kentucky Farm Bureau Scholarship

  • Must be a senior
  • GPA: 3.5 or higher or ACT: 23
  • Must be the child of a Kentucky Farm Bureau member
  • Application is available online
  • Application deadline: January 29th, 2016

Buick Achievers Scholarship - $100,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Plan to major in a course of study that focuses on Engineering/Technology
  • Demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive industry
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: February 29th

Dr. Rodney Gross Diversity Scholarship @ EKU - Up to $3,000

  • Seniors only planning to attend EKU
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • Preference given to minorities
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline to apply: March 1st

WKU Scholars in Service Scholarship - $4,000

  • Seniors only
  • Must attend WKU next fall
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Application available online
  • Deadline: March 1st, 2016

George Crafton Memorial Scholarship - $1,000

  • Seniors only
  • Must study agriculture, conservation or natural resources
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: March 1st, 2016

Emma Durham Foundation Scholarship - $2,000

  • Seniors only
  • Must be a female athlete
  • Award will be given to one Collins student
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • Application must be returned to the MLCHS guidance office
  • Applications are available on the scholarship board outside of Ms. Gorman's office
  • Deadline to apply: March 1st @ 3:30PM

Commonwealth Honors Academy

  • 3-week summer academic program at Murray State University
  • Must be a junior
  • GPA: 3.5 or higher
  • ACT: 25 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: March 1st

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship - $2,500

  • Seniors only
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • March 2nd, 2016

Teen Drive 365 Video Challenge - $15,000

  • Open to 9th through 12th graders.
  • Students in groups of up to 3 create a video that highlights the importance of safer teen driving.
  • Visit their website for more information
  • Deadline to submit video: March 7th

Shelby Energy Cooperative Scholarship - $1,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: March 11th, 2016

Shelby Energy Cooperative Lineman Scholarship - $1,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must attend a line technician training program next fall
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: March 11th, 2016

Morehead State University Scholarships

Must be a senior

GPA: 3.25 or higher

ACT: 18 or higher

Apply online

Deadline to apply: March 15th, 2016

KYTESOL Scholarship - $1,000

  • Must be an ESL/LEP senior
  • Native language cannot be English
  • See Ms. Gorman for an application (or check the scholarship board)
  • Deadline to apply: March 15th, 2016

National Science Foundation S-Stem Scholarship - Up to $10,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must attend WKU next fall
  • Must major in one of the sciences
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: March 15th, 2016

MLCHS General Scholarship Application

  • Seniors only
  • Application is available in the Guidance Office
  • Deadline to apply: March 18th, 2016

Commonwealth Credit Union - $1,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must have an account with CCU
  • GPA: 2.8 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: March 18th

Kentucky Cattlemen's Foundation Scholarship - $1,500

  • Seniors only
  • Planning to major in Agriculture or an Agriculturally-related subject.
  • Student or parent must be a member of the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association.
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline: March 31st, 2016

Kentucky Federation of Republican Women

  • Seniors only may apply
  • Must be female
  • Must be a registered Republican
  • Requires two letters of recommendation
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: April 1st, 2016

ShelbyKY Tourism Scholarship

  • Must be a senior
  • Must major in tourism/hospitality, communications or advertising/marketing
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: April 1st, 2016

Shelby County Conservation Scholarship - $1,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must major in agriculture or an environmental related field
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • See Ms. Gorman for an application (or check scholarship board)
  • Deadline to apply: April 8th, 2016

Whittenburg for the Performing Arts Scholarship - Up to $5,000

  • Must be between the ages of 16-20
  • Must plan to pursue a professional career in the performing arts
  • Application is available online starting March 1st
  • Deadline to apply: April 11th, 2016

USDA/1890 National Scholars Program - Full Tuition/Room and Board

  • Must be a senior
  • Must attend Kentucky State University
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • ACT: 21 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: April 11th, 2016

Stratton-Tipton Special Needs Scholarship - $500

  • Must be a senior
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • Must have an educational barrier (educational or physical disability, first generation college student, etc.)
  • See Ms. Gorman for an application



  • Deadline to apply: April 30th, 2016




Promote Your School Scholarship - $500

  • Must be a high school sophomore
  • Apply online
  • Deadline to Apply: May 31st, 2016

Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship - $2,000

  • Must be a junior athlete
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • Must participate in an individual or team sport sponsored by school or local club
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline: May 31st, 2016

BigSun Scholarship - $500

  • Must be a senior
  • Must be an athlete
  • Apply online
  • Deadline to apply: June 17th, 2016

College Sports Recruiting Scholarship - $1,000

  • Must be a senior athlete
  • Apply online
  • Deadline to apply: July 1st, 2016

Balanced Man Scholarship - $3,000

  • Must be a senior
  • Must be male
  • Must attend University of Louisville
  • Application is available online
  • Registration deadline: July 31st, 2016

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