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|updated January 19, 2010
|February 2010 Scholarships
Georgia Business Aviation Association - GBAA
Various Scholarships and Amounts
Over $30,000 to be granted in May 2010
Deadline: March 15, 2010
Applications available on line at www.gbaa.org/scholarship.htm
Contact information: Christine Ison 770-955-3554
Cobb Schools Foundation Academic Scholarship
Two -$1000 scholarships will be awarded to NCHS seniors
Requirements: involved in extracurricular/community activities
Deadline: February 26,2010
Applications are available in the Counselor's Office
Bright Futures Scholarship
The YWCA of Northwest Georgia is offering a $1000 scholarship to a nominated female senior.
Deadline for nominations Febr. 22, 2010
Nomination forms are in the career center. Pick up and give your nominator plenty of time to complete and mail the form before the deadline.
KFC Colonel’s Scholars Program
Winning this scholarship could mean up to $5,000 per year ($20,000 total!) for tuition, fees, books, and room and board. This scholarship program is dedicated to assisting students with financial need and an entrepreneurial spirit. To qualify, you must: have minimum GPA of 2.75, enroll at a public, in-state college/university, pursue a bachelor’s degree, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and demonstrate financial need. Complete your application online at www.kfcscholars.org. Online applications will be available from December 1, 2009 - February 10, 2010
Oh, the Places You’ll Go! College Scholarship Program
Dr. Seuss’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! College Scholarship Program recognizes a high school senior who understands and values the limitless possibilities that education can offer. The first place winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship to the college of their choice! Applications are available online at www.ohtheplaces.org. Postmark Deadline February 15, 2010.
Tech Promise (Georgia Tech)
Tech Promise is designed to fill a gap in the financial aid support system, picking up where Georgia's HOPE scholarship and other financial aid options leave off. The program is intended to assist Georgia students whose families have an annual income of less than $33,000. For additional information, call 404-894-4160. Visit www.promise.gatech.edu for an application.
Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year (SAMMY) Award
America’s Milk Processors along with USA Today - are pleased to announce the 13th annual “Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year” (SAMMY) Award. The 2010 SAMMY Award Program recognizes outstanding scholar athletes in 12th grade from high schools throughout the U.S. Qualified applicants are at the top of their game when it comes to academics, sports, and community service. Body by Milk will award 25 scholarships of $7,500 each to student-athletes across the nation. Winners will also receive a trip to Disney World and a spot in a special Milk Mustache ad to run in USA TODAY and other publications. For more information and to apply, visit www.bodybymilk.com. All applications must be submitted online. Deadline March 5, 2010.
- According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics in three years, the demand for skilled diesel technicians will grow 11% annually through 2016. Anticipating the need for heavy equipment diesel technicians, the AEMP Foundation has created a scholarship program which awards numerous scholarships to eligible students. This is an outstanding opportunity for students interested in the heavy equipment industry. You will be introduced to the professional world of equipment management. All students are eligible, but priority will be given to students who are motivated, responsible, and have a strong capacity for achievement. Applications are available online at http://www.aemp.org Deadline May 1, 2010.
Defense Commissary Agency
is accepting applications for their Scholarship for Military Children Program. Applicants must be children of active duty, Reserve/Guard and retired military personnel. They must also have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Please visit: www.militaryscholar.org for application and information. Applications must be received, not postmarked by February 17, 2010.
Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation
is accepting applications from students who are interested in a career in graphic communications. Applications and other information can be downloaded at: http://www.pgsf.org. Deadline: March 1, 2010.
Society of Exploration Geophysics is accepting applications for their scholarship program. Students interested in pursuing a career in geophysics, physics, mathematics and/or geology are encouraged to apply. Applications can be downloaded at: www.seg.org. Deadline: March 1, 2010.
Air Force Aid Society
is accepting applications for their 2010-11 General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program. This program provides $2,000 grants to selected sons and daughters of active duty, Title 10 AGR/Reserve, Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty, retired, retired reserve and deceased Air Force members. For additional information and application, visit: www.afas.org. Deadline: March 12, 2010.
American Fire Sprinkler Association
s accepting entries for their scholarship program. All applicants must read the essay at: www.afsascholarship.org, and take a 10-question, multiple choice test. For each question answered correctly, you will receive one entry into a drawing for a chance to win one of ten $2,000 scholarships. Deadline: May 3, 2010.
National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates, Inc. (NAMEPA)
will award scholarships to African American, Latino, and American Indian students who have demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing an undergraduate degree in engineering. You must have at least a 2.7 GPA. Application can be downloaded at: www.namepa.org. Deadline: May 26, 2010.
is deeply committed to making an education affordable for admitted students. Their financial aid is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, and parents of families with incomes below $60,000 are not expected to contribute at all to college costs. Students are not expected to take out loans. Please visit: www.fao.fas.harvard.edu for additional information and deadlines.
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