Scholarship Scoop

May 8, 2020

CHECK OUT THESE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES!!!

The Scholarship Scoop provides news about updated and new scholarship opportunities listed on Naviance. For a full listing of scholarships log-in to your Naviance Student Account at https://www.austinisd.org/college-career.

((MAY DEADLINES)) ORGANIZATION AND FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

Honors Grad U

Award: $5000

Due: 5/15


Eligibility Requirements

Submit your design;working strategy plan early, with any other work for which you would like feedback on using the checklist guide.


Please visit the website for full details to apply.


Golden Financial Services Scholarship

Award:$1000

Due: 5/30


Description

GFS is pleased to announce two new scholarships for high school seniors and college students. As a debt relief company, our mission us to help consumers pay off debt and as a country, to have a thriving economy in the future, today's students need to be able to attend college.


Eligibility Requirements


  • High School Seniors must have a 3.2 GPA
  • Students already enrolled in a 4-year accredited university or college



Please visit the website for full details to apply.


Chely Wright;Just Like Me

Award:$1250

Due:5/31


Description

Show that they have demonstrated success in the LGBT youth.


Eligibility Requirements


  • Must be a graduating high school senior who can prove they actively advocated for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender issues
  • Financial need must be demonstrated
  • Minimum 2.7 GPA
  • Recommendation letter
  • Essay

For more information visit https://www.collegexpress.com/scholarships/chely-wright-scholarship/2024039/


Please visit the website for full details to apply.


Fifth Month Scholarship

Award:$1500

Due:5/31


Description

One of the loneliest numbers. It would take more than just one hand to count all the reasons why the number five is important-and we want to know what you think!


ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS


  • Be legal residents of the United States
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education





Please visit the website for full details to apply.

ORGANIZATION AND FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

American Ground Water Trust

Award: Varies from $2000-$3000

Due: 6/1


Description

We encourage entry level college students intending to pursue a career in the field of groundwater


Eligibility Requirements

You must be a high school senior intending to pursue a career in the groundwater career field/Scholarship application attached


Please visit the website for more details.


Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

Award: $1000

Due: 6/12


Eligibility Requirements


  • Available to all high school juniors and seniors
  • As well as all students currently registered in a any accredited post secondary institution
  • Write an essay on the topic referenced on the website



Please visit the website for more details.


Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology

Award: up to $3000

Due: 6/15


Description

Provides scholarships to African-American undergraduate students who enroll in scientific or technical fields of study at historically black Colleges and Universities


Eligibility Requirements


  • African- American, undergraduate student majoring in a technical field of study(engineering, math, science)
  • Be enrolled at one predominantly Black colleges or universities listed below
  • Be a U.S Citizen or permanent resident




Please visit the website for more details.



Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Award:$500

Due:6/15


Description

Global Lift is a premium supplier of quality pre-owned equipment. This is part of them giving back to the community.


Eligibility Requirements


  • Must be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US in the fall of 2020
  • Submit a short story
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater
  • Be a resident of the U.S



Please visit the website for more details.


Bill Dickey Scholarship Foundation

Award: monies of up to $14,000

Due:6/19


Description

Bill Dickey scholars are eligible to receive a scholarship on an annual basis up to four consecutive years, commencing with their freshman year of college. Provides financial assistance to minority college-bound students.


Eligibility Requirements


  • Demonstrates academic achievement, financial need, evidence of community service, and golfing ability.
  • Submit a transcript and the continuing student questionnaires



Please visit the website for more details.


Big Sun Scholarship

Award:$500

Due: 6/19


Description

The BigSun organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits.


Eligibility Requirements


  • All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate
  • Student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.


Please visit the website for more details.


CHEGG Scholarships(multiple scholarship opportunities)

Award:Varies

Due: Varies


https://www.chegg.com/scholarships


Please visit the website for more details.



Automotive Hall of Fame

Award: Varies--they award up to $20,000 in scholarships

Due: 6/30


Description

The program has specific scholarships for incoming freshmen and upper-level undergraduate students with Automotive Interests


Eligibility Requirements


  • Provide an official transcript
  • Submit a letter of acceptance for an associate, bachelor, or masters program
  • Be accepted to an accredited college, university or trade school
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Submit two letters of recommendation supporting automotive interests



Please visit the website for more details.


The Andrew Flusche Scholarship

Award: $500

Due: 6/30


Description

This scholarship requires students to raise awareness about different legal issues. Applicants must create a public service advertisement video about how to drive courteously.


Eligibility Requirements


  • High School Seniors who have been accepted into a college, university, or trade school.
  • Students who are currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school.
  • Must be a citizen or lawful resident of the United States

Please visit the website for more detail.


Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship

Award; $1000

Due: 6/30


Description

In an effort to get students committed to the cause of deleting cyberbullying, we are offering the DeleteCyberbullying Award for high school, college and graduate students.


Eligibility Requirements


  • Must be a U.S Citizen
  • Attending or planning to attend an accredited U.S college or university



Please visit the website for more detail.

TEXAS/AISD SCHOLARSHIPS

L.C Anderson High School Class of 1971 Memorial Scholarship(Open to all AISD Students)

Award: $1000

Due:6/30


Description and Eligibility

This scholarship is for African-American seniors who attend Austin Area High Schools . Selection will be based on scholastic achievement, financial need, and an essay


Application attached