****Make sure to be checking the college websites for scholarships they have to offer. Some colleges have separate scholarship applications that need to be filled out for students to be considered eligible.
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans Scholarship
Eligibility: be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in the US with plans to enter college no later than the Fall semester following graduation, exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the US (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution), demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required), be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity,
hold a minimum GPA of 2.0, and be a US citizen
Deadline: October 25, 2018
Awards: Scholarships ranging from $6,000 to $25,000
Real Deal Scholarship
Eligibility: ND high school senior, 2.5 GPA or higher, involved in three or more extracurricular activities (entrepreneurship, volunteerism, music, sports, school clubs, organizations or other accomplishments), must be a positive ambassador within your community, must attend a ND college or university in the fall of 2019
Deadline: Eight recipients are drawn each month, October – March
Awards: 48 seniors will receive a $500 scholarship. Those 48 students will then compete for an additional $3,000 scholarship.
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