1 Scholarship Opportunities Updated 4/17/15 Some scholarship websites and resources: scholarships.com directory Make sure you apply for your pin to fill out the FAFSA. Visit for more details. DP&L and Vectren Scholarships April 17, 2015 Each $1,000 scholarship will be granted for college tuition and expenses to deserving students who have demonstrated outstanding energy leadership, knowledge and an interest in continuing their energy studies by pursuing an energy- related career. The scholarships are facilitated by the Ohio Energy Project, a non- profit energy education organization that also works with DP&L and Vectren on their energy efficiency programs and activities. Qualified applicants must: *Be a graduating high school senior *Show a demonstrated involvement in energy- related classroom, school or community activities or programs *Reside in DP&L and Vectren's service territories *Be members of families who are customers of both DP&L and Vectren. Download an application at programs/energy- scholarship/ Better Men Scholarship April 19, 2015 The Beta Chapter of Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity is offering scholarships to outstanding freshman males entering OSU, Columbus. Their aim is to recognize and reward men who excel in leadership, extracurricular activity, and scholastic achievement, and share a common interest in Agriculture. Applications are available in the Guidance Office.
2 Lead the Way Scholarship April 20, 2015 Lead the way is a $5,000 creative scholarship program sponsored by Community Blood Center and Vectren to support young adults who will be our blood resource leaders of tomorrow. CBC and Vectron will award $1,000 scholarships to five graduating, college- bound seniors whose high school hosts a CBC blood drive. Applicants are asked to imagine themselves as a leader of their high school blood drive as they create, explain and illustrate a winning theme for the school s Donor Recruitment Campaign. Applicantions are available in the Guidance Office or can be downloaded at Springfield Fortnightly Musical Club Scholarship April 20, 2015 The Springfield Fortnightly musical Club has set aside $1,000 to further the musical education of a student who is planning to major in music. See your Guidance Counselor for additional information and/or an application. Student- View Scholarship Program April 22, 2015 The 2015 Student- View Scholarship program is offering $10,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend college or a career school next year. Simply log on view.com and complete a minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. Edison State Community College Scholarships April 22, 2015 A variety of scholarships are available for students attending Edison State Community College. Apply online at Mervin Britton Memorial Scholarship April 24, 2015 For a Clark County graduate who plans to major in education. One application will be selected from those turned in to represent THS. See Ms. Talley for an application. The TEA Marilue Jeffers Memorial Scholarship April 29, 2015 All Tecumseh High School students are encouraged to apply. Special consideration will be given to Education majors. Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Cheap$cholar.org Scholarship May 1, 2015 In an effort to help make college more affordable, CheapScolar.org will be giving away $500 this year to one deserving student. Entering the scholarship giveaway is easy and winning is even easier. All you have to do is answer one question: How do YOU Make College Cheaper? Check out for details.
3 Creative Images Institute of Cosmetology Scholarship May 1, 2015 Creative Images Institute of Cosmetology is pleased to offer a scholarship opportunity for any Junior or Senior that might be interested in attending school for Cosmetology after graduation. Programs that are offered include Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Nail Technicians. Any student that is interested should feel free to apply for the scholarship. Applications available in the Guidance Office or online at school- scholarships/ Application must be received by May 1 st. B. Davis Scholarship May 25, 2015 The creators of the "Student Award Search Aid" website are offering a scholarship for Please visit their website to read about them and apply for the scholarship. "Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship June 1, 2015 This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post- secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link schools.org/ and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page. "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship June 1, 2015 This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post- secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page. Abbott and Fenner Essay Scholarship Program June 15, 2015 Abbott and Fenner are committed to continuing their efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed at the college level. The winner(s) of this scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent by to: Please include the name and location of the school you are presently attending. * Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals. Additional information is available at
4 Wright State Academic Scholarships June 30, 2015 Check out Wright State s scholarship link for details. year- undergraduate.html#honors BigSun Scholarship June 19, 2015 The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do their part, BigSun is offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute. An essay describing, "How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? Has your participation influenced your career goals? Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?" is required. Students apply online at ERCA Community Contribution Scholarship Competition July 10, 2015 The ERCA Community Contribution Scholarship Competition (the Competition ) is open to all high school students who are legal residents of the United States. Applicants must have recognized a need or problem in their community, have determined a way to address this need or solve this problem, have developed an action plan, and have worked to put the action plan in place so as to address the need or solve the problem. The action plan must be a unique project developed by the student, not a project developed by an established group of which the student is a member. Apply online at SchoolSoup.com Scholarship July 31, 2015 SchoolSoup.com encourages all students and prospective students to research and evaluate all scholarship opportunities and then apply for those that have the greatest probability of success. That's why SchoolSoup.com has been accumulating scholarship information for over 15 years and has the most comprehensive FREE scholarship database online. Now instead of just providing you with information, we want to award a $1,000 Scholarship to help pay for college. Students can apply at am- applying/.
5 AES Engineers Scholarship October 7, 2015 AES believes that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason they are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. How to Apply: Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question: Reflecting on your personal experiences and/or circumstances, tell us something about yourself that distinguishes you as a potential scholarship candidate. Amount of award: $ Deadline for entry: October 7, 2015 Submit essay to: There is no application packet for this award. Please do not include your resume at this time. Be sure to include your full name as well as the name of the school you are attending this year and your plans for next year. Information is available at: The 2016 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest January 6, 2016 The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S>high school students to write an essay on an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after For contest information, registration, and to submit your essay, visit the Profile in Courage Essay Contest at