Friday, February 12, 2016

Scholarship Information

DUE DATE
SCHOLARSHIPS (updated 02/12/16)
CRITERIA





02/29/16

Fundacao Faialense, Inc.
5 @ $1,500 each renewable for four years

Child of immigrant from the island of Faial in the Azores
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

03/03/16

Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship
20 @ $2,500 each
Apply on-line www.studentscholarships.org/ scholarship/10151/shell_oil_company_technical_ scholarship.php

Planning to major in engineering or a geosciences field
03/06/16

American Foreign Service Association
77 @ $5,000 each
scholarship/8860/afsa_scholarship_program_scholarship.php

Applicant must be a child of a Foreign Service employee
03/09/16

Fall River Municipal Credit Union
6 scholarships
Application available in Guidance

Student must be a member of Fall River Municipal Credit Union for at least 6 months
03/11/16

Journalism Education Foundation of New England
Many @ $1,000 each
Apply on-line www.nenpa.com

Planning to major in journalism
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

Dunkin’ Donuts Scholarship
100 @ $1,000 each


Graduating senior
03/15/16

Leo Club Scholarship
$500
Application available in Guidance

Community service, character, 300-word essay
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
03/24/16

Taunton Kiwanis Club
Up to $1,000
Application available in Guidance

Academic record, school and community service, and financial need
03/25/16

W. Duane Lockard Scholarship
$1,000
Application available in Guidance

Must be a minority and a resident of Rehoboth
03/30/16

Odenza Marketing Group
$500
scholarship/9919/odenza_marketing_goup_scholarship.php

Minimum 2.5 GPA
03/31/16

Harbor One Community Scholarship
10 @ $1,000 each
Apply on-line www.harborone.com

The student or parent/guardian must have an active Harbor One account
03/31/16

Massachusetts Association of Insurance Women
Various amounts
Application available in Guidance

Graduating senior
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”
04/04/16

Yankee Heritage Tole Chapter of New England
Dolly Lancaster Art Award
$500
Application available in Guidance

Planning to major in visual arts
04/08/16

Massachusetts Broadcasters Association
$3,000
Application available in Guidance

Planning to major in an over-the-air broadcasting field
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
04/14/16

Signet Classics Student Scholarships
$1,000
scholarship/8875/signet_classics_student_scholarship_essay_ contest_scholarship.php

Essay
04/15/16

Mechanics Cooperative Bank
4 @ $500--$1,500 each
Application available in Guidance

Scholastics, character, and extracurricular activities
04/15/16

Somerset Federal Credit Union
2 @ $1,000 each
Application available in Guidance

Student or parent/guardian must be a member of Somerset Federal Credit Union
04/15/16

St. Andrew’s Knights of Columbus Council #11914
Application available in Guidance

Member of St. Andrew’s parish in Taunton
04/15/16

Taunton Art Association
$500
Application available in Guidance

Planning to major in a visual arts related field
04/18/16

Heidrea for Heroes Veteran Legacy Scholarship
$500
Application available in Guidance

Child of a veteran or planning to attend an ROTC program and minimum 2.5 GPA
04/18/16

Somerset Garden Club
$1,000
Application available in Guidance


Planning to major in biology, earth science, horticulture, environmental studies, flower design, landscape architecture, weather, or other related field

04/22/16

Student View Scholarship Program
1 @ $4,000; 2 @ $1,000 each; 10 @ $500 each
Apply on-line www.student-view.com

Must complete 15-20-minute
on-line survey about colleges in our area

04/30/16

Marine Corps League
$500
Application available in Guidance

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

05/01/16

Prince Henry Society
Several usually ranging from $750--$1,200 each
Application available in Guidance

Portuguese ancestry and resident of Dighton
05/01/16

Warrior Thunder Foundation
$1,000

Child of a veteran who received an honorable discharge from any branch of service
05/02/16

Honey Dew Donuts
$250
Application available in Guidance

Employee of Honey Dew Donuts
05/23/16

Little Theatre of Fall River
$500--$1,500
Application available in Guidance

Planning to major in theater arts, music, or dance
06/15/16

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship
$500

Minimum 2.5 GPA
06/15/16

SP Scholarship
10 @ $10,000 each
scholarship/13400/sp_scholarship.php

Planning to enroll in a United States college or university