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 annually. All seniors need to apply for financial aid even if attending Community College in the Fall. Link: www.fafsa.gov
NOTE: Seniors, Class of 2022, be sure to choose the correct College year : 2022 -2023 you will begin college 7/1/22 (approximate date).
All Senior students should be searching for Scholarships and applying for them. Never pay a fee to apply for any scholarship! Visit one or all of the search sites below:
- https://www.agbu-scholarship.org/dates (Armenian General Benevolent Union)
- Access Scholarships Free Search Engine
All Scholarships/Essay Contests will be listed in due date order as they become available. SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CURRENT SENIORS ONLY UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE - SEE BELOW FOR GRADES 9-12:
Attention all 12th Grade Athletes! Heisman High School Scholarship Opportunity: You must currently have a 3.0 or above GPA, have been on a sports team 9-11 grades (read rules to see if you had to be on a team all years), participated in community service and school involvement. Apply BEFORE OCTOBER 19, 2021. Visit: https://heismanscholarship.com for all rules, application, and recommendations you may need to provide.
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship a minimum overall 3.0 GPA awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 33rd class in 2021, the Foundation has provided over 6,450 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $75 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. Application due BEFORE 10/31/21! High school seniors, apply here!
Be sure to review all eligibility requirements before starting your application. Note: U.S. Citizens (not a Temporary Resident), U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees - based on the guidelines utilized by U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility.
SENIORS: The College Board Opportunity Scholarships Program is 6 Steps Towards Earning More Financial Assistance for College! The More Steps You Complete, The More Money You Are Eligible to Receive. No Essay, Application, Or Minimum GPA Required. Complete All 6 Steps to Be Eligible for A $40,000 Scholarship! Begin now and complete as many steps as you can and complete the process BEFORE February 2022! CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarships for Seniors Don't wait thinking you have plenty of time...this process began December 2020 when you were juniors!