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Scholarships

May Scholarship Deadlines

American College Foundation

Deadline 5/1

Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2021, 2020, 2019, or 2018); and, must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen.  Relatives of the American College Foundation Staff are not eligible to apply.Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels are encouraged to apply.

Awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 each; with multiple winners to be selected.  Each award is a non-renewable, one-time award and is to be used exclusively to offset costs and fees related directly to the student's first year of higher post-secondary education at an accredited institution of the student's choosing within the United States.  In the event an underclassman is an award recipient, the monies will be held by the American College Foundation until the student completes high school and begins their higher education; at which time the awarded amount will be distributed.


ACF Visionary Scholarship Program To apply: http://americancollegefoundation.org

 

 

June Simmons Scholarship

Deadline 5/4

 

The National Association of Women in Construction, Santa Clara Chapter is awarding this $1,000.00 scholarship to a student studying in the construction industry. This scholarship is open to male and female students currently enrolled in 12th grade or in college who will be attending college during the fall of this calendar year, or is currently an apprentice participating in registered trades training programs relating to the construction industry. Applications are available in College and Career Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baker Hughes Scholarship

Deadline 5/15

Eligibility for this scholarship is open to female students in their sophomore, junior, or senior years, or in graduate school, who are majoring in the engineering sciences. Underrepresented groups are preferred. This fund is overseen by the Society of Women Engineers and membership in that organization is required. Three awards are given of $5,000 each. Deadline is May 15th for the Freshmen application. For more information, go to their website at

 

http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/index.php/scholarships  

 

 

 

 

 

June Scholarship Deadlines

Horatio Alger CTE Scholarship

Deadline 6/15

The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus and Endowment Fund President Walter Scott, Jr.  Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Have completed high school (or earned a high school equivalency credential)
  • Will be enrolled in eligible program in Fall 2018
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
  • Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
  • Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
  • Be under the age of 30
  • Be a United States citizen

Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies.  All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient.

https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/

 

 

Abbott& Fenner Business Consultants

Deadline 6/14

 

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 9th year. We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Scholarship Deadline - June 14, 2018. Application Process Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm Full details are available on our site.

http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php

 

 

Big Sun

Deadline 6/19

 

The BigSun Scholarship is offering an annual $500 award to a deserving senior athlete. All senior athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. The deadline to apply is June 19th. For more information visit the College and Career Center or http://www.bigsunathletics.com/ 

 

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Scholarship Search

Check out these websites for additional scholarship search and helpful information:

 

Unigo                          

www.unigo.com

 

Peterson’s                

www.petersons.com

 

Fastweb           

www.fastweb.com

 

Cappex                       

www.cappex.com

 

Chegg                         

www.chegg.com

 

College Board

www.collegeboard.org 

 

Niche                          

www.niche.com

 

Scholarships.com

www.scholarships.com

 

Collegenet.com

www.collegenet.com

 

Scholarship Monkey

www.scholarshipmonkey.com

Scholarship Fraud

Check this website for information on scholarship fraud:

 

Federal Trade Commission   

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/financialaid