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Poplarville High School - Scholarship Information

2010-03-0310:14:49

 

 Scholarship     Description   

   Amount  

 

Where Do I Apply? 

 Deadline  
 

FAFSA

(Federal Application)

  

 

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

 

  

MTAG      /      MSEG  

 (STATE AID)                    

                              

https://www.ms.gov/sfa/normalEntry.do          

 
Coca-Cola Scholarships

3.0 GPA (end of Jr. year)

Community Service

 

www.coca-colascholars.org

Available online: Sept 1

 October 31

 

SAE Engineering Scholarship Program

 

 

  $10,000  --   $1,000      

 www.sae.org/students/engschlr.htm

 December 1

 

 Horatio-Alger Scholarship

Critical Need Scholarship

 

$20,000 -$2,500 

 www.horatioalger.org/scholarships

(new info online on August 1)

 October 30

 

 

 Univer. of Southern MS

Lucky Day Scholarships

 *3.0 GPA min. *Community Service & Leadership (100 entering freshmen scholarships awarded)

$10,000 or $14,000 (possible study abroad)

http://usm.edu/luckyday/program.htm

 

January

 

 Univer. of Southern MS

Leadership Scholarships

 Based on exceptional involvement and abilities inside and outside of the classroom.

           $15,500

 http://www.usm.edu/admissions/freshmen/

freshmenscholarships.php

 

 January

 

 

 Univer. MS

(Ole Miss)

Lucky Day opportunities

and other freshmen scholarships

 

      $28,000-$4,000

http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/financial_aid/

scholarshiptypes.html#1

 see website

 

 MS State Scholarships

 (scholarships varies on requirements)

 up to $34,000

 

 http://www.admissions.msstate.edu/freshman/

 see website

 

 American Legion Legacy

 

 H.S. senior or graduate -whose parent died in active duty while in military service on or after 9/11/01

 

 

http://www.legion.org/programs/resources/scholarships

April 15

 

 MS Farm Bureau Women

Must enroll  in an agriculture related study

 

 See Mrs. Williamson

 June 1

 

 MS Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers and Ranchers

 Mississippi's young farmers for high achievement in agricultural production, management, and leadership.

(4)- $1000 Awards

 http://www.msfb.com/programs/yfr.aspx

 

 

 

 Will to Win

 Seniors with Asthma--Outstanding performance in one area: Perform.Arts,Visual Arts, Athletics, Science, or Community Serv.,--3.5 GPA

(10) - $5,000

 http://www.schering-ploughwilltowin.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Lawerence & Lucimarian

Roberts / Helpline

Resident of Hancock,Harrison, or Pearl River County

College Major: Behavioral Health Science(psychology, social work, counseling)

 $1,200 Annually

 See Mrs. Williamson

 May

 

 Sun Herald

 

 

 

 

 

 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

All grade levels 5 - 12 who have participated in community service 

 

 www.spirit.prudential.com   access key: spirit  --

Online application sign by parent-->to Mrs. Williamson

 November 2

2009

 

 Wendy's Heisman (Academic / Athletic)

 Eligibility requirements online

 

submit application online ---> submit to a teacher or counselor for review

 www.wendysheisman.com

  Thursday, October 1, to a teacher or counselor

 

 UNIV. of MS.
NEUROSCIENCE SCHOLARS SUMMER PROGRAM

 JUNIORS ONLY--INTERNSHIPS (10 - 12 wk)
OF SUMMER RESEARCH.

 

  http://msucares.com/health/health04/career/index.html

 MARCH 14

 

AXA Achievements COMMUNITY

Outstanding acheivement in work, school, or community

 

https://www.axaonline.com/axa/about-us/docs/08-Comm-App-576.doc

 February 15

 

 NISSAN Scholarship

Achieves a minimum cumulative 2.5 high school grade point average on a 4.00 scale
Scores a minimum of 20 on the ACT.

 Application available online after January 1



 

https://www.ms.gov/sfa/nissanEntry.jsp

 March 31

 

Women's Club

Community Service-Essay

 

Application:   See Mrs. Williamson

T.B.A.

(Spring)

 

2010 JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Essay

First place:

$10,000

http://www.jfklibrary.org/Education+and+Public+Programs

/For+Students/

 

January 9, 2010

 

Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholarship (Journalism)

Applicant must submit at least one published or broadcast sample of his/her work related to journalism.  Multiple samples of work are acceptable

Each winner will receive $1000 for college and trip to The Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholarship and Conference Program

http://www.freedomforum.org/freespirit/

DEADLINE:  POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 15, 2009

 
MS Finacial Aid

WEBSITE - PLANNING FOR COLLEGE

VARIES

http://www.mississippi.edu/riseupms/financialaid-state.php

 

 

Stokes Educational Scholarship Program

ACT of 25 or better or

1600 SAT

3.0

Leadership Abilities

Computer Science/Computer/Electrical Engineering

Math majors

(College Sophomores majoring in Math, or majors leading into Intell.Analysis or Foreign Lang.)

Paid Tuition

Year-round Salary

Housing and Travel Entitlements

Reimbursement for Books

www.NSA.gov/Careers

or call

410-854-4725

Applications accepted between Sept 1 and November 30

 

 

KFC

Colonel's Scholars

2.75 GPA

Pursue Bachelor's Degree

 Financial need

Demonstrate Entrepreneurial Spirit

Students will receive $20,000

www.kfcscholars.org

1-866-kfc-7240

Apply between Dec. 1 and Feb. 10, 2010

 

MAFPT Foundation

Family Medicine

500 word Essay

Students who would like to pursue a degree in family medicine

MS seniors who have an aptitute in Science and plan to pursue  a career in the field of medicine

MAFPT will donate up to up to $3,500 to MS Seniors

www.msafp.org

 

March 31, 2010

 

 University of MS

Lucky Day Scholarships

Entering freshmen: Academic Performance and financial need

 $4000 - $7000 per year

 Must select Lucky Day option when completing the UM's ENTERing Freshman Application

contact: merrill@olemiss.edu

or 662-915-6493

http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/financial_aid/

see website for deadlines

 

                       

 
 Sammy 2010

 Outstanding student playing a team sport

"Mustache of the year" Awards

Teacher, parent, counselor, coaches, directors, relatives can nominate a student

 $7,000

 www.bodybymilk.com

 

 March 5, 2010 

Wild Turkey Federation

Local, state and national competion--

Member of JAKE for state and national consideration-

go online to get info on "Jake" membership

 $250 - $10,000

 

http://www.nwtf.org/jakes/xtreme/scholarships.html

 

 Deadline:

For consideration at local level before Feb. 1, 2010

Compete application online then copy and bring to Mrs. Williamson

 
 Bingo

 Students household income must not exceed $30,000

 

 $500 per semester for 2yrs. Pick-up application in C.D.C. Office

 Deadline:

March 7

 

 

 Women's Club Scholarship     Essay and application             $250               Application in CDC OFFICE  Deadline: 2/26 
  Pearl River County Realtor's     Must fill out application                                 Application in CDC Office                                 Deadline: 2/26  
  Rotary Club Stennis Ken Cooper Scholarship    Science/Marine Biology Application: CDC office                                                                      Deadline: April 1  
 Walter Sweetness Scholarship                       Application:http://www.paytonfamilyfoundation.com/scholarship.htm    Deadline:  March 26  
  MS PTA Scholarship Students majoring in EDUCATION

get an application on:

 www.MISSpta.org         or

 Pick up an application in the CDC office

 Deadline:  March 15  
 Robert C. Byrd Scholarships are awarded based upon academic merit and the promise of continued excellence in post-secondary education. . The scholarship program will award 65 to 70 scholarships worth $1,500 each. The scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years of undergraduate study at any post-secondary institution

 application:

http://www.mde.k12.ms.us/scholarship/scholdev.html

Read about the scholarship:

http://www.mde.k12.ms.us/scholarship/scholdev.html

 All applications must be postmarked by the deadline:  March 26 
 MS Municipal League

Scholarship includes an essay-"Why I should consider a career in Municipal Gov.";Essay will show knowledge of municipal gov.

Student does not have to be interested in Municipal Gov. 

 3 - $2000 scholarships available

 Application in the CDC Office.

Deadline:  April 30

  
      
      
      
      

                               

                                                                                                                                                 

                         

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