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Central High School Class of 2014

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Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Scholarship


Educational Systems FCU Scholarships: Applications Due April 1



For us, it’s an honor to support education. That's why we're awarding seven $3,000 Dorothy Marvil Scholarships to college-bound high school students. There will be one scholarship awarded in each of the counties we serve. We're also awarding three $3,000 Community College Scholarships with one awarded at each of the community colleges we serve.

Qualifications:

Dorothy Marvil Memorial Scholarship
Community College
Scholarship


  • Member of Educational Systems FCU
  • Minimum 2.75 Cumulative GPA
  • Graduating High School Senior*
  • Under the age of 21

  • Member of Educational Systems FCU
  • Minimum 2.75 Cumulative GPA
  • Full time student returning for the 2014-2015 academic year**


Essay Topic:
We are proud to serve the Maryland education community and the extraordinary people who share a remarkable commitment to help others grow. Tell us about an extraordinary member of the education community who has made a difference in your life and the life of others. All essays must be 12 pt. typed, double-spaced and 400-600 words.

How to Submit Your Application:
To submit your application, email the items listed below to scholarships@esfcu.org by April 1, 2014. Include the scholarship type (Dorothy Marvil Memorial or Community College) and county you currently attend school in the email subject line.

  • Essay:Submit in a Word document without your name in the document.
  • High-resolution jpeg photo of yourself***
  • Cover page: Submit in a Word document with the following information:

­--Student’s Name

­--Student’s Address

­--Daytime and Evening Phone Numbers

­--Account Number

­--Parent(s)/Guardian(s) Name(s) (Applies to applicants under the age of 18)

­--Current School Name and Address

­--School Counselor's Name (Applies to high school students only)

­--Selected College or Vocational School (Applies to high school students only)

­--Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA)

* Graduating High School Senior from a school in one of the seven counties we serve including: Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George’s, St, Mary’s and Talbot County.

** Full time student returning for the 2014-2015 academic year at one of the community colleges we serve including: College of Southern Maryland, Montgomery College and Prince George’s Community College.

***Applicant's name, essay and photo may be used by Educational Systems FCU for marketing purposes and will not be released to the judges. Educational Systems FCU employees, volunteers and their family members are not eligible to apply.


https://www.esfcu.org/interior.php/pid/83/sid/505/nid/183

HELEN M. PLUMMER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT

HELEN M. PLUMMER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT

MISR Court No. 193, Daughters of Isis, of the Prince Hall Masonic Family, will be awarding a $1,000.00 scholarship to a deserving high school graduate from the class of 2014. If you are interested, please adhere to the following:

a) Applicant must be a prospective graduate of a Prince George’s County High School who has applied and has been accepted at an accredited institution of higher learning.

b) Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.

c) Applicant must submit two (2) letters of recommendation attesting to the applicant’s scholarship, potential, character, etc.

d) Applicant must submit a certified copy of his/her high school transcript.

e) Using a separate sheet, please write a statement about your education and/or vocational goals. Include the reason you want to attend college and what higher education means to you.

f) Applicant must complete attached application form.

g) Deadline…..March 31, 2014

Please send all forms and requested information to:

PC Carol Williams 12402 Lundale Court Ft.Washington, MD 20744 by the above date. If you have any questions, please call PC Carol Williams at 301 292-5678.

MISR Court No. 193 is committed to assisting deserving high school graduates meet their higher education goals.

ALFRED STREET BAPTIST CHURCH FOUNDATION

ALFRED STREET BAPTIST CHURCH FOUNDATION



2014 Scholarship Application Guidelines

Applicants Must Meet the Following Requirements:


Will be Graduating by June 30, 2014 from a high school in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area (Washington, D.C.; Arlington and Fairfax Counties and Alexandria and Falls Church cities in Virginia; and Montgomery and Prince Georges Counties in Maryland) OR be a member of Alfred Street Baptist Church


US citizenship


Admitted to and committed to attend a four-year institution


Demonstrated commitment to community service

Maintained a solid academic record with a 2.75 or above grade point average.

Have a combined SAT score (critical reading, math, writing) of 1400 or above OR a composite ACT score of 19 or above

Exhibit financial need



Complete Applications will include:




________ The Application Form, completed online at: (see link below)


________ An Essay on one of the topics specified on the application, also submitted online

________ Letter of Recommendation from a School Counselor or Teacher on official school stationary

________ Official High School Transcript including 1st semester senior year grades and


SAT/ACT scores. (If test scores are not included on the transcript, a copy of

the Official Score report is required.)

_______ Proof of Financial Need A copy of your Student Aid Report (SAR) with the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) circled. (The SAR is generated by the U.S. Department of Education after the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is submitted)

If the EFC is followed by an asterisk or a capital letter, you must also submit the first page of your parent(s)’ or guardian(s)’ most recent IRS form 1040.


Note: The SAR may be downloaded from the internet if you completed the FAFSA online. If not, you should receive a copy by mail from the U.S. Department of Education.

Transcripts, Recommendations, and the Student Aid Report must be mailed in one envelope to:



  • Alfred Street Baptist Church Foundation
  • 301 South Alfred Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314


PLEASE NOTE: Each finalist will be required to provide a copy of an acceptance letter and a financial aid award letter from the college he or she plans to attend.




Award Amount:

Approximately twenty one-year Legacy Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $25,000.


two $20,000 Millennium Scholarships ($5,000 annually for up to 4 years).


Selection Process:


The Foundation Committee will review applications; select and interview finalists; and present awards in June 2014.



Application Deadline: April 11, 2014 (Postmark and online submission date)

Fortune Foundation Scholarship

Greetings Educators!

The Fortune Foundation is a nonprofit organization committed to increasing the number of minority youth who excel both academically and professionally, and who are also equipped with the essential tools to become effective leaders in their communities. Each year, we will award the Fortune Leadership and Academic Excellence Scholarship to up to three well deserving high school seniors. The purpose of the scholarship is to support minority students who are proactive in their community and show exemplary leadership and significant improvement in their grades and test scores. Please pass this along to the upcoming Class of 2014 and encourage them to apply atwww.fortune-foundation.org. For more details please see the attached scholarship announcement.

Deadline: April 1, 2014

Amount: $1000

Requirements: online application, transcript, recommendation letter

Eligibility: high school senior, 2.5 minimum GPA, acceptance letter to community college or university, resident of Washington, D.C., Maryland, Virginia, or Florida

Kind Regards,

Carl

Carl-Henry Fortune, MPH, MBA, MHA
Founder/Executive Director
Fortune Foundation, Inc.
2 Wisconsin Circle Suite 700
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, INC.


The Kappa Epsilon Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is awarding scholarships to Prince George's County High School Seniors. If you know any high school seniors in Prince George's County, please send them the attached application. It can also be downloaded from our Foundation website (www.kelef.org), just update the year on that application. The deadline is April 1, 2014.





If you have any questions, please email or call me.




Sincerely,




Perry L. Foreman, Jr., Esquire
President
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.



Kappa Epsilon Lambda Chapter



Web Site: http://www.aphiakel.org
Phone (301) 943-9036





Serving Prince George's County since 1972.

Morgan State University Honors Program

Scholarship Opportuity

Criteria: 3.0 GPA

500 Math SAT

500 Verbal SAT

Interested: See Mrs. Hogans ASAP

Deadline: April 1, 2014.