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Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship
High school juniors and seniors could win a $25,000 Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship. If you are interested in being nominated for this scholarship, have a community leader or your Guidance Counselor nominate you at https://www.scholarsapply.org/bridgingthedream/
. Only 1,000 entries will be accepted. DEADLINE: September 26, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. ET
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Scholarship
The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Scholarship committee is seeking college-bound senior African-American males that are dynamic young leaders and have had an impact on their school and community. Come to Guidance for an application and details.
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 13, 2019
Horatio Alger Scholarship
The Horatio Alger Association provides financial assistance to graduating seniors with a GPA of 2.0 or higher, have a significant financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income), and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. The scholarships range in award value from $10,000 to $25,000. Students must submit an online application at https://scholars.horatioalger.org
. DEADLINE: OCTOBER 25, 2019
Coca-Cola Scholars Program
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Apply online at
Prudential Spirit of Community Award
Students in grades 5 – 12 that have made a difference through volunteering over the past year could win $1,000 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington DC in the spring of 2020 by applying for a Prudential Spirit of Community Award. Apply at https://spirit.prudential.com
DEADLINE: STUDENT APPLICATION DEADLINE-NOVEMBER 5, 2019
Kittie Moss Fairey Educational Fund Scholarship
To apply for the Kittie Moss Fairey Educational Fund Scholarship you must be a high school senior planning to attend full-time at an accredited four-year college or university in SC, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, and demonstrate a financial need. This scholarship is for one year only. Apply online at https://www.csascholars.org/kmfr
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 2, 2019
South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation Scholarship
The South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation offers a scholarship for SC high school seniors or an undergraduate in a SC college or university. You must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale and have a competitive or recreational interest in golf. Recipients must attend an accredited public or private four-year college or university located in SC in the fall of 2020. Apply online at https://www.scholarshipprograms.org
. DEADLINE: JANUARY 8, 2020