Friday, January 15, 2016

Scholarship Information

DUE DATE
SCHOLARSHIPS (updated 01/15/16)
CRITERIA





01/29/16

10 Words or Less Scholarship
$500
Apply on-line www.studentscholarships.org

10-word or less statement
02/01/16

Henry David Thoreau Scholarship
Up to $20,000
Apply on-line www.thoreauscholar.org

Planning to major in an environmental science field
02/01/16

Massachusetts Elks Scholarship
Must be original application available in Guidance or
Call Don Cleary at 508-822-3662

Academic standing, character, and financial need
02/01/16

Massachusetts Elks Vocational Scholarship
Apply on-line www.elks.org

Graduating senior currently in a high school vocational program
02/01/16

St. Anne’s Credit Union Cooperative Scholarship
6 @ $1,500 each
Application available in Guidance


Student or parent/guardian must be a member of St. Anne’s Credit Union

02/12/16

Red Pine Scholarship
Four-year, renewable ranging from $5,000 to $20,000

Family income of $80,000 or less
02/12/16

Yawkey Scholars Program
Four-year, renewable to cover tuition and fees

Planning to attend a private Massachusetts college

02/15/16

National Co-Op Scholarship
175 scholarships totaling $4,500,000
Apply on-line www.waceinc.org


Minimum 3.5 GPA and planning to attend Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York Oswego, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, University of Toledo, or Wentworth Institute of Technology

02/15/16

You Deserve It Scholarship
$1,000
Apply on-line www.studentscholarships.org

Planning to attend college
02/29/16

Taunton Federal Credit Union
6 @ $1,500 each
Application available in Guidance


Student or parent/guardian must be a member of Taunton Federal Credit Union

03/12/16

Rockland Trust
7 @ $2,500 each
Apply on-line www.RocklandTrust.com

Ranked in top 50% of class, community service, and extracurricular activities
03/15/16

Rebekah Assembly of Massachusetts
$500
Application available in Guidance

Financial need, academic record, and personal statement of goals
03/18/16

Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation
Tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years

HIGH SCHOOL JUNIOR
03/31/16

Taunton Area Vietnam Veterans Association
John McGowan Memorial Scholarship
2 @ $1,000 each
Application available in Guidance

Sponsored by or relative of an Honorably Discharged Vietnam Veteran
04/01/16

Grand Lodge Knights of Pythias
3 @ $1,000 each
Application available in Guidance

Community service
04/01/16

Grand Lodge Knights of Pythias Poster Contest
1st place $300; 2nd place $200; 3rd place $100
Supreme Lodge prize $1,000
Complete rules on-line www.pythias.org

14” x 22” poster:  “Stay alive; Don’t Text and Drive”
04/10/16

Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship
4-year renewable ranging from $3,000 to $15,000 each year

Minimum 3.0 GPA, financial need, community service, school activities, and work experience

04/30/16

Marine Corps League
$500
Application available in Guidance

Child, grandchild, great-grandchild, or stepchild of a veteran or active duty