Scholarships 2


AXA Achievement Scholarship
All High School Seniors who plan to attend a college or university are eligible.  Scholarships are based on independent criteria stated on the website.  The awards are given to one student in each state and are worth $10,000 each.  Of all the state winners, ten will receive $15,000 in addition for being selected as a national winner. ($25,000 total!!!)

Due February 1, 2015

Link: http://www.axa.scholarshipamerica.org/

Dell Scholars Program 

This is a scholarship that looks beyond academic performance and grades.  You don’t need the highest grades to apply.  HS Seniors who meet the website crtieria are eligible.  Also, the Dell Scholars Program recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance.  Awards are substantial.

Due: January 15, 2015

Link: http://www.dellscholars.org/public/Default.aspx

Gates Millennium Scholars Program 

High School Seniors who meet the website criteria are eligible.  This program/scholarship pays for all educational expenses (i.e. tuition/fees, books, housing, etc.) for five years for your undergraduate career.  Each scholar will also have the opportunity to have their graduate school paid for by this program, if you pursue select fields.  Please note you will need a recommender and possibly a nominator for this application.

Due January 14, 2015

Link: http://www.gmsp.org/

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

All HS Seniors of Hispanic heritage that plan to enroll at a college or university are eligible.  All applicants must meet eligibility requirements.  There are also other HSF Scholarship available on their website.  Awards range from $1,000 to $2,500.

Link: https://hsf.net/

Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes

Winner will be chosen every two weeks starting on October 2008 to May 2009.  Registration is free and must be renewed every drawing period (every two weeks after the first drawing).  One entry per drawing period.  All HS Seniors who plan to attend a college or university are eligible.  Scholarships are not merit or financial based and are worth $1,000 for one year.

due date: May 10, 2015

Link: http://www.suntrusteducation.com/sweeps/default.asp

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