Friday, March 11, 2016

Scholarship Information

DUE DATE
SCHOLARSHIPS (updated 03/11/16)
CRITERIA





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
03/30/16

Volunteer Day Essay Contest
$500 1st place; $250 2nd place, $100 honorable mention
Application available in Guidance

Essay subject: “Volunteers giving time—touching hearts”
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

Peter B. Gay Lodge #540
5 scholarships totaling $6,000
Application available in Guidance

Italian ancestry (mother, father, or grandparent)
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

Charles E. Volkmann Scholarship
Several @ $1,000 each
Application available in Guidance

Interest in a business career, scholastic achievement, financial need, school and community involvement
04/08/16

Massachusetts Broadcasters Association
$3,000
Application available in Guidance

Planning to major in an over-the-air broadcasting field
04/09/16

Alyssa E. Correira Memorial Fund
5 @ $2,500 each
Application available in Guidance

Financial need, work ethic, and academic achievement
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
04/11/16

Taunton Woman’s Club
3 @ $750 each
Application available in Guidance

School and community activities
04/14/16

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

Essay
04/15/16

Kelly & Soto Scholarship
$1,000 1st place; 2nd and 3rd place awards vary

Persuasive essay about the dangers of drunk driving
04/15/16

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

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

Portuguese American Civic Club
6 @ $500 each
Application available in Guidance


Family is active member of PACC and student has successfully completed two or more years of Portuguese language studies

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
05/06/16

Citizens for Citizens Edward J. Sullivan Scholarship
$1,000
Application available in Guidance

Academics, financial need, extracurricular activities, and community service
05/23/16

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

Planning to major in theater arts, music, or dance
05/31/16

Rob Roy Academy
$1,000
Application available in Guidance

Planning to enroll in the 1000-hour Cosmetology or Barber Styling program
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