Scholarship Opportunities/Essay Contests
All Scholarships require current Seniors to complete and submit their financial aid application (FAFSA). The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can be submitted beginning October 1 -March 2nd yearly. All seniors need to apply for financial aid even if attending Community College in the Fall. Link: www.fafsa.gov . NOTE: Be sure to choose the correct College year: 2020-2021 you will begin college 7/1/20- 6/30/21 (approximate dates).
All Senior students should be searching for Scholarships and applying for them. Never pay a fee to apply for any scholarship! Visit:
All Scholarships/Essay Contests will be listed in due date order as they become available. SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CURRENT SENIORS ONLY UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE:
CURRENT JUNIORS - CLASS OF 2021 ONLY: The College Board Opportunity Scholarships and Recognition Program (“Scholarship Program” or “Program”) begins on December 4, 2019 at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) and ends on February 28, 2021, at 11:59:59 p.m. EST for the Class of 2021. Sponsor’s computer is the official timekeeping device for this Scholarship Program. Earn a chance at scholarships by completing important components of the college application process. For more information visit: https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/.
NEW: All grades eligible to apply - Cirkled In COVID Relief Grant. They will award 4 scholarships of $250 each, every 2 weeks (may increase based on funds availability). Apply Here Due Dates: May 31st, Jun 15th and Jun 30th -THREE CHANCES TO APPLY!
ALL GRADES ARE ELIGIBLE - OFFERING AGAIN - Cirkled in "No Sweat" scholarships are open to all 8th-12th grade students - APPLY NOW...DO NOT WAIT! It is a simple and easy process. The website and all the information to apply is right here: https://www.cirkledin.com/scholarships/. There’s no minimum GPA and no essay to write. Just sign up and apply! Create a FREE Student Cirkled In account - Increase your chances of winning by completing your portfolio and
that's it! Deadline: June 30, 2020 – FREE $$ FOR COLLEGE!
ACT Scholarship Giveaway: Enter drawing for a chance to win $15000 in scholarship money. Entry period May 23, 2020-June 26, 2020.
Armenian Educational Foundation Scholarship
Multiple Scholarships with Varied Deadlines
Please visit http://aefweb.org/index.php/scholarships
Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship Award
Up $3000 scholarship award Deadline June 26, 2020
Criteria: 1) Applicants must be of Armenian descent 2) Demonstrate academic exellence with a 3.30 GPA or higher 3) Be enrolled full time in an accredited four-year university in the fall 4) Demonstrate community involvement. 5) Must be in need of financial assistance.
Armenian Educational Benevolent Association Scholarship
5 scholarships of $1500 each will be awarded. Deadline June 30, 2020.
Please visit https://aebu.org/our-programs/scholarship/
Criteria: 1) Applicants must be of Armenian descent 2) Demonstrate academic exellence with a 3.30 GPA or higher 3) Be enrolled full time in an accredited four-year university in the fall 4) Demonstrate community involvement.
Course Hero Scholarship: $5000 scholarship award. Deadline July 3, 2020
Please visit https://www.coursehero.com/scholarships/1000116/high-school-super-senior-scholarship/. 1) Must be enrolled as a high school senior; 2) Must be accepted or will be enrolled in a 2 or four year accredited college/university; 3) 3.0 GPA or above; 4) Essay Required.