Scholarship Update - November 2015

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

Youth Noise Scholarship - $1,000

  • Open to all high school students
  • Must create a 2-5 minute video
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline for submission: November 21st, 2015

The Fountain 2015 Essay Contest - Up to $1,500

  • Open to all students
  • Essay prompt: How do you think history will record the 21st century?
  • Essays must be submitted online
  • Deadline for submission: November 30th, 2015

Science Ambassador Scholarship - full tuition

  • Must be a senior
  • Must be a female
  • Must plan to pursue a degree in science, technology, engineering or math
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: December 1st, 2015

William C. Parker Diversity Scholarship @ UK - $5,000 - $15,000

  • Must be a senior planning to attend UK
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • Preference given to minorities
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline to apply: December 1st, 2015

Cherry Presidential Scholarship @ WKU - $12,000 - $16,000

  • Must be a senior planning to attend WKU
  • GPA: 3.8 or higher
  • ACT: 31 or higher
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline to apply: December 1st, 2015

James W. McLamore WHOPPER Scholarship - $50,000

  • Must be a senior
  • GPA: 3.3 or high
  • ACT: 25 or high
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: December 15th

Brown Fellows Scholarship @ UofL - Full tuition, room and board

  • Must be a senior planning to attend UofL
  • ACT: 31 or higher
  • GPA: 3.5 or higher
  • View application and requirements online
  • Deadline to apply: December 15th

Footlocker Scholar Athletes - $20,000

  • Seniors only
  • Must be an athlete
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: December 17th

Kentucky Association of School Business Officials - $2,500

  • Must be a senior
  • Must plan to major in business or education
  • Requires two letters of recommendation
  • Application must be completed online
  • Deadline to apply: December 18th, 2015

Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE)

  • Students in grades 9-11 may apply
  • This is a summer program from June 12th-July 2nd, 2016
  • Many Kentucky colleges award scholarships to students who are accepted and complete the program
  • Application is available online on October 19th
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline to apply: December 21st, 2015

Ge-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

  • Senior only may apply
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline: January 7th, 2016

Ron Brown Scholar Program - $40,000

  • Seniors only
  • Must identify as Black or African American
  • Must apply online
  • Deadline to apply: January 9th

Gates Millenium Scholars Program

  • Only seniors may apply
  • Must be considered a minority
  • Required GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: January 13th, 2016

WKU Academic Merit Scholarships

  • Only seniors may apply
  • GPA: 3.3 or higher
  • ACT: 25 or higher
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline: January 15th, 2016

Murray State University - Up to Full Tuition

  • Seniors only
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • ACT: 24 or higher
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: January 15th

Woodford R. Porter Scholarship @ UofL

  • Must be a senior planning to attend UofL
  • Must be African American
  • See website for more information
  • Deadline to Apply January 15th, 2016

Cardinal Covenant @ UofL - Full Tuition

  • Seniors only
  • Must be low income and have financial need
  • GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • ACT: 20 or higher
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline to apply: January 15th

Brown Fellows Scholarship at Centre College - Full tuition, room and board

  • Must be a senior planning to attend Centre College
  • GPA: 3.8 or higher
  • ACT: 31 or higher
  • See their website for more information
  • Deadline to apply: January 15th

Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship

  • Seniors only
  • Four available scholarships (may only apply for one)
  • Application is available online
  • Deadline to apply: January 20th, 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

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

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

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

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