• September:

    Quest Bridge National college Match For outstanding seniors who excel academically and exhibit strong personal character. Must have taken challenging courses, ranked in top 5 to 10% of class, 28 or higher ACT, and come from households earnings less than $65,000 annually (for a typical family of four)

    Apply at www.questbridge.org September 27th deadline.

     

    Kids Chance of TN scholarships

    Scholarship to qualified applicants who have had a parent suffering a catastrophic, permanently disabling, or fatal injury pursuant to the TN Workers’ Compensation Act. Visit www.kidschanceoftn.org for additional information and scholarship application. Email questions to info@kidschanceoftn.org

     

    October:

    Horatio Alger Scholarship ($7000 - $22,000) Oct. 25 Deadline

    Need a minimum of 2.0 GPA, community service, come from low income family ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross income), and intend to pursue a bachelor’s degree. Must display integrity and perseverance in overlooking adversity. Must also be a US Citizen. To apply visit www.horatioalger.org/scholarships or www.scholars.horatioalger.org

     

    Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

    Qualifications: Participate in at least one school sponsored sport, and a B average.

    Oct. 3 deadline. To apply go to www.wendysheisman.com 

     

    Lend EDU Scholarships $2500 ... Oct. 31 Deadline  https://lendedu.com/blog/scholarship-application/

    Requirements - 750 word or less essay: "How do you plan to avoid excess student loan debt?" 

     

    AES Scholarship                                www.aesengineers.com/scholarship.htm                       Oct. 7 Deadline

    Coca-Cola Scholars                               www.coca-colascholars.org                                               Oct. 31 Deadline

    Will to Win Scholarship                   www.willtowinscholarship.com                                         Oct. 13 Deadline

    U.S. Bank Scholarship ($1000)          www.usbank.com/scholarship                                           Oct. 1 Deadline

     

    November:

    Prudential Spirit Community Award (for students having exceptional leadership skills and volunteer hours) www.spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit  or call 973-802-4568                             Nov. 8 Deadline

     

    The Hagan Scholarship… Nov. 15 Deadline (3.5 GPA, 23 or higher on ACT, Must work 240 hours, and have financial need) www.hsfmo.org

    Jack Kent Cooke Foundation ($40,000) For high achieving seniors with financial need        www.jkcf.org/scholarships

    Young Entrepreneur Award Foundation               (www.NFIB.com/YEA)                   Nov. 1 Deadline

     

     

    December:

    Essay on Concrete Contest

    Scholarship up to $5000                                                                                                                                    Dec. 2 Deadline

    600 word essay on how concrete effects our environment, the job market, etc.  Also include how concrete's benefits to society and how concrete is green.  If interested, see the guidance office for official rules, guidelines, and application. www.tnconcrete.org

     

    Nashville Athena Award Program Scholarship: * Write 300 word essay on “Why is it important and necessary to focus on contributions made by women in our society?” * Deadline of Dec. 6* www.NashvilleATHENAAwards.org

    BK Scholars – www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/whatwe do/scholarsprogram                               Dec. 15

     AXA Achievement Scholarship ($2000)         www.axa-achievement.com                                               Dec. 15 Deadline

    Discover Student Loans and Scholarships ($2500)        wwww.CollegeCovered.com/Assist                  Dec. 31

     

    January:

    GE-REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship * www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships*                                                                     Jan. 5 Deadline

    American Legion Oratorical Contest/Scholarship                   “A Constitutional Speech Contest”                 www.tennesselegion.org

    Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship Program: www.rmhc.org                                                         Jan. 18 Deadline 

     

     

    February:

    KFC Colonel’s Scholars (2.75 GPA, Pursue Bachelor’s Degree, and Demonstrate Financial Need

    www.kfcscholars.org                                                                                                                                                           Feb. 1 Deadline

     

    Buick Achievers Scholarship                                                                                                                                               Feb. 28

    Attend a 4 year college or university

    Plan to major in engineering, technology, design, or business AND have an interest in the automotive field

    Apply at www.buickachievers.com

     

     UTC Grote Scholarship (for Chemistry Majors)                                                                                                             Feb.15

    3.5 GPA, 26 ACT, See guidance office if interested

     

    CRC                                                                                                                                                                                         Feb. 28 Deadline

    3.0 GPA or higher

    Taken ACT

    Worth $1000

    Provide personal statement/essay about your education goals and career

    Guidance Office will have applications in February

     

    Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Award                                                                                                 Feb. 27

    For girls who demonstrate entrepreneurship

    Taking first steps toward financial independence

    Making a difference in their schools and community

    www.girlsgoingplaces.com/page/home

     

    Ned McWherter Scholars Program                                                                                                                                  Feb. 15 Deadline

    Minimum Score of 29 ACT AND 3.5 GPA or Higher

    Apply at www.tn.gov/collegepays/studentportal.html

     

     

    March:

    Crystal Green Memorial Scholarship (Blood Assurance)                                                                                              March 31 Deadline

    B average and 20 ACT or higher

    Two letters of recommendation, high school transcript, and marketing plan for a blood drive promotion

    If interested, visit www.bloodassurance.org

    Stan and Thelma Plumlee Scholarship (up to $8000)                                                                                                   March 16 Deadline

    Eligibility is one of the following: lives in a manufactured home, works in the manufactured home industry, or has a relative who works in the manufactured housing industry. Website information is www.tnhma.net

     

    UTC Math Majors – Marjorie Watson Mathematics Scholarship

    Worth $1000                        See guidance office if interested

     

    Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year (SAMMY)                                                                                 March 12 Deadline

    Worth $7500                        Visit www.bodybymilk.com for more information

     

    Better Business Bureau                                                                                                                                                      April 7 Deadline

    Worth $1000

    Essay of 500 words on the importance of ethics in business

    Strong leadership, community service and academics

    See guidance office if interested

     

    April:

    Signal Mountain Lions Club Charity Student Scholarship                                                                                             April 15 Deadline

    $500 scholarship to student residing in the 37377 zip code area

    Must attend college or technical school

    Must include front page of your FAFSA

    April 15 Deadline

    See guidance office if eligible

     

    Stop Texting and Driving Scholarship $1000                                                                                                  April 2 Deadline

    www.nashvilletnlaw.com/scholarship

     

    May:

    1. Davis Scholarship                                                                                 May 22 Deadline

    Worth $1000

    Apply at www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

     

    June:

    Big Sun Scholarship:  For student athletes * Worth $500 * Deadline of June 20 www.bigsunathletics.com

    Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program                                                                                                                   June 14 Deadline                                 Worth $1000 * Submit an essay on their chosen topic* Apply at www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarship.htm