Criteria: Must be nominated by a designated Referral Agency (can be your high school and those listed on the website); be a current resident of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming; and be a current high school student in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming, with an expected graduation during the current academic school year. At the time of application, must be a U.S. citizen, a permanent resident of the U.S., or have refugee or asylum status in the U.S. Must demonstrate financial need. Must have an ACT composite score of 17 or higher, or a combined SAT math and verbal score of 830 or higher (with math not lower than 400 and reading no lower than 440).
Award: Covers the unmet needs of the student for college tuition after all other financial aid sources and the Expected Family Contribution have been applied.
Deadline: November 15 , 2019 by 4 p.m. MST
ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION "MOST VALUABLE STUDENT" SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
Criteria: Based on financial need, leadership, work experience, and academics. Application includes a 500-word essay (see pg. 3 of application for essay topic). Applicants must attend a 4-year college or university and be a citizen of the United States. A transcript and ACT/SAT score are required. Application must be submitted both online and mailed to your local lodge:
Nov 5, 2019
HARLEQUIN DANCE SCHOLARSHIP
Criteria: Harlequin Dance will be awarding 4 scholarships each month throughout the year (contest ends on the last business day of each month by 1:00 pm MST). Submit your dance video on YouTube. Winners will be selected through a combination of online votes and a panel of judges.
Award: $250 cash
Deadline: The last business day of each month (2013)
Jack Kent Cooke
Criteria: Exceptional academic ability and achievement. Unmet financial need. Leadership and Desire to help others
Award: Recive up to $40,000
Deadline:November 13, 2019
MaryKnoll Scholarship (Essay Contest)
In a world where violence is all around us—in the news, schools, communities, entertainment, etc.—Pope Francis calls us “to take a clear stand for creative and active nonviolence and against all forms of violence.”
We are asking students to cite examples of violence and tell what actions they are taking or could take to promote peace. Entries should be 500–750 words.
Enter on Line at: https://maryknollsociety.org/publications/essay-contest/
Deadline Nov 15,2019
Prudential Spirt of Community Awards
Criteria: Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Any young person who: is in grades 5-12 as of November 4, is a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C. has engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least partly during the 12 months prior to the date of application.
Award; $ 1,000 or more
Deadline: Nov 5, 2019
RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM
The mission of the Ron Brown Scholar Program is to accelerate the progress of African Americans into the mainstream of leadership in business, education, government and a wide spectrum of professions, while instilling a strong dedication to leadership and public service. Available to African-American high school seniors. Applicants must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service activities and demonstrate financial need. Must be a U.S. citizen.Award:
$10,000 annually for four years, for a total of $40,000Deadline:
November 1, 2019(application will be considered for the Ron Brown Scholar Program AND forwarded to a select and limited number of additional scholarship providers. Final deadline for the Ron Brown scholarship only is January 9, 2020)Contact: http://www.ronbrown.org/Libraries/ApplicationPDFs/2015_Scholarship_Application.sflb.ashx