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September  & October Scholarships

Horatio Alger Assoc Scholarship Program

Scholarships range from $7,000-$22,000

Must have a 2.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need

Apply online now thru October 25

http://scholars.horatioalger.org

Hagan Scholarship Foundation

Must have ACT of 23 & 3.5 GPA

Apply online Sept 1 - Nov 15

http://haganscholarships.org

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship & Community Scholarship

Scholarships of $25,000, $10,000, & $2,500

Scholarships based on: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; ability to succeed in college

Apply online now thru December 15

--Only first 10,000 applicants will be considered!!--

https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html

AR Baptist Foundation Scholarships

Scholarship Amounts & Requirements vary

Check website for more information

http://www.abf.org/scholarships/

Prudential Spirit of Community Award

 $1,000 Scholarship and free trip to Washington D.C.

Based on Volunteer community service

Apply online now thru November 8

http://spirit.prudential.com/view/page/soc

Wendy's High School Heisman

Based on Excellence in the classroom, on the field, and in the community

Must have 3.0 GPA and participation in athletics

Apply online now thru October 2

https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/

United States Senate Youth Program, Washington Week Scholarship

Free trip to Washington D.C. & $10,000 Scholarship

Open to JRs & SRs who are Class Officers, Student Councils Officers or Representatives

Apply online now thru October 6

http://www.arkansased.gov/divisions/learning-services/curriculum-and-instruction/social-studies/united-states-senate-youth-program

ACM/CSTA Cutler-Bell Prize

$10,000 Scholarships for students planning to major in Computer Science or Technology, must create an artifact that engages modern computing technology

Apply online now thru Jan 5th

http://www.csteachers.org/page/CutlerBell

 Breakthrough Junior Challenge

 Up to $250,000 in scholarship money!!

You must create and submit original videos (3 minutes in length maximum) that bring to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics.

Opens Sept 1

https://breakthroughjuniorchallenge.org/

Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway

Tell how you will change the world in 350 words or less...you might get a chance to win 100% free tuition!!

Open now – October 18th 

http://www.drpeppertuition.com/

Digital Responsibility Scholarships

4 different scholarships to apply for!!

First scholarship is due Sept 30!!

DUE: September 30

http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/scholarships/

US Bank Scholarship

Open to all

DUE: Oct 27

https://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship.html

Coca-Cola Scholarship Scholarship Amounts vary, open to any seniors who plan to further their education  DUE: Oct 31 http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Scholarships Different programs with varying award amounts Varying Due Dates!! http://www.ptk.org/scholarships/bachelorsdegreescholarships.aspx

 

 

November & December Scholarships

Prudential Spirit of Community Award

 $1,000 Scholarship and free trip to Washington D.C.

Based on Volunteer community service

Apply online now thru November 8 http://spirit.prudential.com/view/page/soc
Daughters of the American Revolution National Scholarships

Many different scholarships & amounts – EVERYONE should check these out!!

Scholarship categories include: General,  Political Science, History, Economics , Medical, & Nursing

Different online applications and due dates for each scholarship https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships
Hagan Scholarship Foundation Must have ACT of 23 & 3.5 GPA Apply online Sept 1 - Nov 15 http://haganscholarships.org
AR Baptist Foundation Scholarships Scholarship Amounts & Requirements vary Check website for more information http://www.abf.org/scholarships/
ASU License 2 Howl Scholarship ACT 23 & 3.5 GPA Dec 1st deadline http://www.astatealumni.org/s/1531/17/interior.aspx?sid=1531&gid=1&pgid=498
NWTF Scholarship   Dec 5th See Mrs. Debbie Lee for the application form!!
AXA Achievement Scholarship & Community Scholarship

Scholarships of $25,000, $10,000, & $2,500

Scholarships based on: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; ability to succeed in college

Apply online now thru December 15

--Only first 10,000 applicants will be considered!!--

https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html
Burger King Scholarships $1,000 – $50,000 Scholarships DUE: Dec 15 https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/
AR Chamber Singers Music/Vocal Scholarships $1,000 & $500 awards given

Application deadline is Dec 17th

Auditions & Interviews will take place on Jan 28th at 3:00 pm

https://ar-chambersingers.org/
American Legion High School Oratorical Contest

$2000, $1500, $1000 Scholarships

See Website for list of topics!!

DUE: Dec 31st

Actual contest will be held on March 3, 2018

http://www.arlegion.org/programs/americanism/oratorical.html
NRA Civil Rights Essay Contest Must write an essay on “What does the 2nd Amendment mean to you?” DUE: DEC 31 http://www.nradefensefund.org/contests-scholarships.aspx
FFA Scholarships Varying amounts Varying deadlines

https://www.ffa.org/participate/scholarships

Click on the RED Sign In box to get started!!

Dept of Higher Ed Scholarships (Lottery Scholarship) various amounts DUE: June 1 http://scholarships.adhe.edu/

 

 

January Scholarships

FFA Scholarships Varying amounts Varying deadlines

https://www.ffa.org/participate/scholarships

Click on the RED Sign In box to get started!!

ACM/CSTA Cutler-Bell Prize $10,000 Scholarships for students planning to major in Computer Science or Technology, must create an artifact that engages modern computing technology Apply online now thru Jan 5th http://www.csteachers.org/page/CutlerBell
UCA Private Scholarships Varying requirements & amounts DUE: Jan 8 https://uca.edu/foundation/foundation-scholarships/
AR State Society DAR Scholarships Open to all seniors planning on attending a college or university, must demonstrate financial need, ACT score of 22 & 3.0 GPA DUE: Jan 10 See Mrs. Tolley for the paper application
National BETA Club Scholarship Academic Excellence, Leadership, Character, Service, Participation in BETA Club activities DUE: Jan 25 http://www.betaclub.org/scholarship/scholarship-info
AR Sports Hall of Fame 4 Scholarships @ $1,000 DUE: Jan 31 https://www.arksportshalloffame.com/projects
National School Plant Management Scholarship $500 – $1,500 Scholarships DUE: Feb 15 Application
Dept of Higher Ed Scholarships (Lottery Scholarship) various amounts DUE: June 1 http://scholarships.adhe.edu/

 

 

February Scholarships

AAFC Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

Must have 3.0 GPA

DUE: Feb 2 Application
FFA Scholarships Varying amounts Varying deadlines

https://www.ffa.org/participate/scholarships

Click on the RED Sign In box to get started!!

National School Plant Management Scholarship $500 – $1,500 Scholarships DUE: Feb 15 Application
ATU Foundation Scholarships Varying requirements & amounts DUE: Feb 15 https://www.atu.edu/scholarships/freshman-foundation.php
UofA Alumni Assoc Scholarship varies DUE: Feb 15 https://www.arkansasalumni.org/s/1429/index.aspx?sid=1429&gid=1&pgid=4044
AR Assoc of Conservation Districts "Dave Ferguson” Scholarship

$200 for local scholarship, with opportunity to compete at state level

must be majoring in a conservation-related course of study

DUE: Feb 23 Application
AR Community Foundation Scholarships

Many different scholarships, with varying requirements

Go online and create an account to get started!!

DUE: Feb 28 http://www.arcf.org/Students/BrowseScholarships/ScholarshipsforGraduatingHighSchoolSeniors.aspx#832172-statewide
Gen William D McCain Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

Write an essay on Southern History in the United States

DUE: March 1st See Mrs. Tolley for the paper application
Project Yellow Light Billboard Scholarship Design a billboard to encourage safe driving DUE: March 1st http://projectyellowlight.com/apply#billboard
National Farm Kids Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

Must plan to pursue agri-related degree

DUE: March 1st Application
American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships many different scholarships worth varying amounts DUE: March 1st http://www.auxiliary.arlegion.org/programs/scholarships.html
UCA Wingate Art Scholarship $2,000 per semester DUE: March 9th http://uca.edu/art/files/2017/08/Windgate-Application-2018.pdf
United Welding Institute Scholarship Scholarships from $1,000 – $10,000 Competition Day is March 9th

To get signed up and for more info contact UWI by phone, email, or text message 

Include your full name, address, school attending, and phone #

Office Phone – (479) 968-3390

Cell Phone – (479) 264-2495

Email – info@unitedweldinginstitute.com 

Website – www.unitedweldinginstitute.com 

Hike & Cycle Nature Saving Scholarship

$1,000 & $500 Scholarships

Write a list of nature saving rules

DUE: March 11 https://hikeandcycle.com/scholarship/
US Institute of Peace Scholarship

Scholarships of $2500 and $1250

DUE: March 15 https://www.usip.org/public-education/students/AFSAEssayContest
Beyond the Boroughs National Scholarship

up to $20,000

Must be accepted to 4-yr college, low income household, 2.5 GPA, completion of FAFSA

DUE: March 15

http://www.beyondtheboroughs.org/the-scholarship/scholarship-requirements/

Click on Application at the top of the page

THEA Foundation Scholarship Competitions

Scholarships awarded solely on talent

 

Visual Arts Feb 26

Fashion Design Mar 5

Performing Arts Mar 12

Spoken Word Mar 19

Creative Writing Mar 26

Film

https://www.theafoundation.org/scholarships
Carl Tapp Memorial Scholarship  2 Scholarships @ $7,500 for students attending a medium and heavy duty truck technician program DUE: March 16 http://www.arkansastrucking.com/tech-scholarship
The James Breashears Memorial Scholarship

$1000 Scholarship

Open to all Seniors

Must have a 2.5 GPA

DUE: March 29 Application
Faulkner County Master Gardener Scholarship

$1,500 Scholarship available to residents of Perry County

Must pursue a degree in a plant science related field (agriculture, biology, botany, forestry, horticulture, landscape architecture, etc)

DUE: Mar 31

Scholarship Flyer

Scholarship Instructions

Scholarship Application 

AR School Plant Management Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 Scholarships, must have 3.0 GPA and 19 ACT DUE: April 2

Download the Application at

http://www.theaaea.org/page/ASPMASchAwards

Dept of Higher Ed Scholarships (Lottery Scholarship) various amounts DUE: June 1 http://scholarships.adhe.edu/

 

 

March Scholarships

THEA Foundation Scholarship Competitions Scholarships awarded solely on talent

Visual Arts Feb 26

Fashion Design Mar 5

Performing Arts Mar 12

Spoken Word Mar 19

Creative Writing Mar 26

Film

https://www.theafoundation.org/scholarships
Project Yellow Light Billboard Scholarship Design a billboard to encourage safe driving DUE: March 1st http://projectyellowlight.com/apply#billboard
Gen William D McCain Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

Write an essay on Southern History in the United States

DUE: March 1st See Mrs. Tolley for the paper application
National Farm Kids Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

Must plan to pursue agri-related degree

DUE: March 1st Application
American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships many different scholarships worth varying amounts DUE: March 1st http://www.auxiliary.arlegion.org/programs/scholarships.html
UCA Wingate Art Scholarship $2,000 per semester DUE: March 9th http://uca.edu/art/files/2017/08/Windgate-Application-2018.pdf
United Welding Institute Scholarship Scholarships from $1,000 – $10,000 Competition Day is March 9th

To get signed up and for more info contact UWI by phone, email, or text message 

Include your full name, address, school attending, and phone #

Office Phone – (479) 968-3390

Cell Phone – (479) 264-2495

Email – info@unitedweldinginstitute.com 

Website – www.unitedweldinginstitute.com

Hike & Cycle Nature Saving Scholarship

$1,000 & $500 Scholarships

Write a list of nature saving rules

DUE: March 11 https://hikeandcycle.com/scholarship/
American Legion Coudret Trust Scholarship & Garner Trust Scholarship Must be the child, grandchild, or great grandchild of American Legionnaires in good standing DUE: March 12 See mrs. Tolley for the paper application
US Institute of Peace Scholarship Scholarships of $2500 and $1250 DUE: March 15 https://www.usip.org/public-education/students/AFSAEssayContest
Beyond the Boroughs National Scholarship

up to $20,000

Must be accepted to 4-yr college, low income household, 2.5 GPA, completion of FAFSA

DUE: March 15

http://www.beyondtheboroughs.org/the-scholarship/scholarship-requirements/

Click on Application at the top of the page

AR Public Health Assoc Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

Must have 2.5 GPA

DUE: Mar 16

http://www.arkpublichealth.org/scholarships/

Scroll down to the scholarship at the bottom of the page

Carl Tapp Memorial Scholarship 2 Scholarships @ $7,500 for students attending a medium and heavy duty truck technician program DUE: Mar 16 http://www.arkansastrucking.com/tech-scholarship
AR Alpha Delta Kappa

$750 Scholarship

Open to female students, planning to become a teacher 

DUE: Mar 23 Application
AAA / Centenial Bank Scholar Award

$1,000 Scholarship

Must have a 21 on ACT and participate in AAA Athletics

DUE: March 28 Application
The James Breashears Memorial Scholarship

$1000 Scholarship

Open to all Seniors

Must have 2.5 GPA

DUE: Mar 29 Application
AR Assoc of Student Financial Aid Administrators Scholarship

Two Scholarships @ $500

Open to all seniors who will continue their education

DUE: Mar 29 http://aasfaa.net/StudentsandParents/ScholarshipApplicationForm.aspx
Faulkner County Master Gardener Scholarship

$1,500 Scholarship available to residents of Perry County

Must pursue a degree in a plant science related field (agriculture, biology, botany, forestry, horticulture, landscape architecture, etc)

DUE: Mar 31

Scholarship Flyer

Scholarship Instructions

Scholarship Application 

Argenta Reading Series High School Writing Contest

$1,000 & $500 prizes

Must write one piece of original, unpublished prose writing, fiction or creative non-fiction

DUE: March 31 https://www.argentareadingseries.com/writing-contest
R Preston Woodruff Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

Open to ALL Seniors!!

DUE: Apr 1st https://www.asla.info/scholarships
First Electric Scholarship

5 Scholarships @ $2,000

Must have 3.0 GPA

DUE: Apr 2nd

http://www.firstelectric.coop/community/scholarships

Click on Download the Application

AR School Plant Management Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 Scholarships, must have 3.0 GPA and 19 ACT DUE: April 2

Download the Application at

http://www.theaaea.org/page/ASPMASchAwards

William “Peat” Clay Memorial Scholarship

amounts will vary

Must pursue a career in farming or agri-related field

DUE: April 2

Return all materials to Mrs. Tolley!!

Application

 

James R Bowen Memorial Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

For students attending the Univ of AR, majoring in Engineering or a STEM related field

DUE: April 6th Application
James Haggard Memorial Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

Must be a member of a Southern or Missionary Baptist church

Must have a 2.5 GPA

DUE: April 6th Application
Masonic Lodge Scholarship

Two $500 Scholarships

open to any senior

DUE: April 6th Application
Perryville Elementary PTO Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

open to any senior

DUE: April 6th Application
Wayne Farms Scholarship Open to children & grandchildren of Wayne Farms employees & producers DUE: April 13 Application
Perry County Cattlemen’s Assoc Scholarship

$500

2.75 GPA

DUE: April 16 Application
Ernest Whitelaw & Don Kinney Native American Scholarship

$500

must be a member of a federally recognized Native American Tribe

DUE: April 16

See Mrs. Tolley for the paper application or

Visit www.arindianctr.org

Click Applications and Forms, Scholarships 

Farm Bureau Scholarship

Two $500 Scholarships

Parent or guardian must be a Farm Bureau member

DUE: April 20 Application
Perry County Fair Assoc Scholarship

amounts vary

must have previously  participated in the Perry County Fair

DUE: April 30 Application
Dept of Higher Ed Scholarships (Lottery Scholarship) various amounts DUE: June 1 http://scholarships.adhe.edu/
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship $1,000 Scholarship DUE: Aug 31 https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2018-aspiring-nurse-scholarship

 

April ​Scholarships

AR School Plant Management Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 Scholarships, must have 3.0 GPA and 19 ACT DUE: April 2

Download the Application at

http://www.theaaea.org/page/ASPMASchAwards

R Preston Woodruff Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

Open to ALL Seniors!!

DUE: Apr 1st https://www.asla.info/scholarships
First Electric Scholarship

5 Scholarships @ $2,000

Must have 3.0 GPA

DUE: Apr 2nd

http://www.firstelectric.coop/community/scholarships

Click on Download the Application

William “Peat” Clay Memorial Scholarship

amounts will vary

Must pursue a career in farming or agri-related field

DUE: April 2

Return all materials to Mrs. Tolley!!

Application 
James R Bowen Memorial Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

For students attending the Univ of AR, majoring in Engineering or a STEM related field

DUE: April 6th Application
James Haggard Memorial Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

Must be a member of a Southern or Missionary Baptist church

Must have a 2.5 GPA

DUE: April 6th Application
Perryville Masonic Lodge Scholarship

Two $500 Scholarships

open to any senior

DUE: April 6th Application
Perryville Elementary PTO Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

open to any senior

DUE: April 6th Application
Wayne Farms Scholarship Open to children & grandchildren of Wayne Farms employees & producers DUE: April 13 Application
Perry County Cattlemen’s Assoc Scholarship

$500

2.75 GPA

DUE: April 16 Application 
Ernest Whitelaw & Don Kinney Native American Scholarship

$500

must be a member of a federally recognized Native American Tribe

DUE: April 16

See Mrs. Tolley for the paper application or

Visit www.arindianctr.org

Click Applications and Forms, Scholarships 

Farm Bureau Scholarship

Two $500 Scholarships

Parent or guardian must be a Farm Bureau member

DUE: April 20 Application

Kris Rankin Memorial Scholarship

(Protectors Motorcycle Club)

Open to all Seniors DUE: April 27 Application
Maddie Grace Windle Memorial Scholarship

$500 Scholarship

open to ALL Seniors!!

DUE: April 27

Turn in to Mrs. Tolley

Application 
Perry County Fair Assoc Scholarship

amounts vary

must have previously  participated in the Perry County Fair

DUE: April 30 Application
Perry County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

$500

open to any senior

DUE: April 30 Application 

Perry County Running Dog Association Scholarship

Student or parent must be a member of this organization DUE: May 1 Application 
Textbook Brokers of Russellville 4 full book scholarships DUE: May 4 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSea57Oh6fsfax6rYVNL_IbAc4SfxSU19QH3DRIoXTnaprVnPw/viewform
Textbook Brokers of Conway

5 book scholarships for Fall 2018

Must attend UCA, UACCM, or CBC

DUE: May 4 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd3hYw-CRvhTV3EE82eTxAOdvvJDM2t0eMy_d1Km0wYzHdOhA/viewform
Textbook Brokers of Jonesboro

2 scholarships of $500

Must attend ASU

DUE: May 5 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdOGZ8m-D1XLIVWISme5Nq_rzJICosi3rrP4hbG4YDhKWB85A/viewform?c=0&w=1
The Montesi Scholarship

$2,500 Scholarship

Open to all seniors

Must submit a 500 word essay about Driving & Texting

DUE: May 30 https://www.gkbm.com/montesi-scholarship/
Textbook Brokers of Searcy

Several differnt book scholarships

Must attend Harding or ASU Beebe

DUE: June 1 See Mrs. Tolley for paper application!

 

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