The Alabama Board of Nursing knows and understands the pressure that can befall an individual that is looking to develop their talents in this professional area. That is why they have developed a scholarship that helps to defray the costs incurred by pursuing a degree in nursing. Known as the Alabama Board of Nursing Scholarship, this one of the scholarships in Alabama is awarded to an Alabama student that is pursuing an advanced degree in the area of nursing. Those who receive this award must be accepted into said program, demonstrate financial need, and must be attending a school in the state. For more information on deadlines, application requirements, and how to apply, visit the Alabama Board of Nursing Website for an updated application and more details just by going here: http://www.abn.alabama.gov/Content.aspx?id=202.
Moss Adams Foundation Scholarship
For those Alabama students interested in pursuing degrees in finances or business, there is help! The Moss Adams Foundation Scholarship is reserved for applicants that are members of the Young Bankers’ Association and who interested in pursuing a degree in this area of study. For more information on this scholarship, you can visit their website https://www.cappex.com/scholarship/listings/Moss-Adams-Foundation-Scholarship/-s-d-2721 for all of the details. Those who are interested, however, need to be prepared to provide proof of membership in the aforementioned organization, demonstrate financial need, and also need to show how they have acted within their larger Alabama community. If you feel this is one of the scholarships in Alabama that you want to pursue, be sure to check out the link above.
Linly Heflin Scholarship:
Due Date: 1/9/2016
The Linly Heflin Scholarship Committee grants four-year scholarships in the amount of $4,000 per year to a limited number of Alabama women who have both significant economic need and sound academic records that plan to attend a four year college in the state of Alabama. Applicants must be female, have a minimum 23 on the ACT, and must be an Alabama resident and a U.S. citizen. For more information and for an application go to http://www.linlyheflin.org/scholarship-information/
Applications must be postmarked and mailed by January 9, 2016 to:
This scholarship is available to students whose families have been affected by colorectal cancer. To be considered for this scholarship, seniors must have been admitted into a two or four year institution, be a U. S. citizen and an Alabama resident, have a minimum GPA of 2.5, and have been personally impacted by colorectal cancer. In addition to a complete application, students should submit a recommendation letter from a teacher, counselor, coach, minister, or employer. Students must also include a one-page essay describing how they have been personally impacted by colorectal cancer. Applications are available in the College and Career Room. For more informationabout this scholarship and the organization, please visit www.rumpshakerinc.org Deadline: December 31, 2015
If you have any questions regarding the application process, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Jacky Turner at 256-346-5014 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chick-fil- A Leadership Scholarship Program
As a company, Chick-fil-A has awarded over $30 million in education aid to over 30,000 team members. They attend school at over 3,000 universities and colleges throughout the United States. They are one of the most involved companies in helping their team members to become successful.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have:
There is additional information on the Chick-fil-Awebsite.
Truett Cathy Scholar Award
This Chick-fil-A scholarship awards $1,000 each to recipients of the Chick-fil-A award every year. This program has already awarded over $400,000 to students. There is additional information available on their website.
2016 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Scholarship
Due Date: 12/18/2015
Open to any graduating high school senior who owns or operates his/her own small business.
Apply online at www.NFIB.com/YEA.
Must be attending an accredited two- or four-year university or college or vocational/tech institute in fall 2016
Deadline-December 18, 2015
Smith Scholarship Program
The Smith Scholarship Foundation is designed to fund college scholarships for deserving students throughout Alabama. Students with a minimum 2.5 GPA and significant financial need. In addition to a completed application, the following documents are required: high school transcript, ACT score, essay (500-1000 words) on your future goals for yourself, essay documenting community and civic activities or assistance to family members, and 3 personal recommendations. Applicants are also required to provide a copy of pages (1) and (2) and Schedule C if one is filed of the previous year’s tax return for anyone in your household that files a return. Go to their website for more information and an application, http://www.smithscholarships.com/
JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION
This scholarship is a highly selective program for top high school seniors with significant financial need. The recipient may receive up to $40,000 per year to attend a 4 year university or college. The minimum criteria that must be met are:Enroll in an accredited 4 year college beginning fall 2016, earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher, and demonstrate financial need. For more information and to apply, visit http://jkcf.org/newcollegescholarship Deadline-November 3, 2015
P.L.A.Y. Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship
To apply, students will submit an essay with 2-3 photos of their volunteer efforts to help animals in need and how that involvement has changed their lives or shaped their perceptions on the importance of animal welfare.
The essay should be between 500-1000 words.
Send a Word doc attachment to email@example.com with your essay submission.
The file name should be your full name, state, and date of birth. For example,Chipper-Jones-GA-4-24-1972
Visit www.vanderbilt.edu/financialaid for information concerning their scholarships.
GoDaddy.com Bowl “Student of the Week” Scholarship Program
looking for the “all-around” young man or woman in the senior class that is involved in school and the community or has overcome an obstacle that has affected their life. Application is available on-line and many be submitted electronically or see Mrs. Butts for a downloaded copy.
Daughters of the American Revolution
www.dar.org/natsociety/edoubt_scholar.cfm Eligibility: The NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.
The DAR Scholarship Committee awards scholarships to qualified applicants regardless of race, religion or sex. All applicants must be United States citizens. All multi-year scholarships, typically renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance at an accredited college or university in the United States. The only exception is the American Indian Scholarship that is available for students pursuing vocational training. Amount: Varies
The SportQuest Playing With Purpose Scholarship Program
Due Date: 2/1/2016
The PWP scholarship honors and encourages high school student athletes who excel athletically, academically and have committed their life to following Christ. Through scholarships, college exposure, community and national recognition, and more, we want to see them succeed and make a difference in this world. Applying student athletes must meet ALL of the following criteria:
1. Currently a high school sophomore, junior or senior
2. Maintains a minimum "C" grade average or higher 3. Currently a varsity level athlete in one or more sports 4. A committed follower of Jesus Christ
For more information and to apply visit www.playingwithpurpose.org.
Deadline: February 1, 2016
Abbott and Fenner Scholarships http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to offer a variety of scholarships. Please see this website to find such scholarships as American Liberty Scholarships, Women’s scholarships and numerous others.
Eligibility: AES Engineers is providing a scholarship to be awarded to a high school senior or college student who meet the criteria specified below. Intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields. Based on character, personal merit and commitment. Leadership, civic and extracurricular activities, academics and motivation to serve and succeed will be considered. Essay must be written. Amount of award: $500.00
Frame My Future 2016 Scholarship Contest
Eligibility: Scholarships for college students attending a community college, undergraduate or graduate school as a full- time student during the 2016-2017 academic year. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Deadline: March 8, 2016 Amount: $1,000
Culinary Institute of America
Our scholarship offerings vary by campus and program. - See more at: http://www.ciachef.edu/scholarships-by-campus/#sthash.jT8oHkU0.dpuf