The Professional Athletes Foundation Scholarship is designed for a high school athlete who intends to attend a university, college, or two-year institution that does not provide athletic scholarships. This scholarship rewards high school athletes for their non-athletic achievements and assists them in achieving their career goals. For more information contact Jim McFarland at 402-435-8080. Deadline is February 15, 2014.
Joyce Ivy Foundation Summer Scholars are:
- Young women of high potential with a strong academic record and demonstrated leadership
- Students who have aspirations to matriculate at an academically rigorous and highly selective college or university
To be considered for a Summer Scholars grant, a student must be:
- A U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident
- A student at a high school in Michigan, Ohio, Missouri, Nebraska, Minnesota, North Dakota or South Dakota
- Entering junior or senior year of high school (following your summer program)
- Applications are due February 24th.
For more information, visit www.joyceivyfoundation.org.
Approved Pre-College Programs
Below are the approved pre-college summer academic programs. Please note that 1-week programs are ineligible for Joyce Ivy support — programs must be two weeks or longer. Study abroad courses and online courses are also ineligible. Be aware of the pre-college program deadlines! Most are earlier than the Joyce Ivy Foundation’s.
Eligible programs: Summer in the City
Eligible programs: Pre-College, Leadership, Summer Session Credit Courses
Eligible programs: Architecture, Art & Design, Business, Computer/Info Science, Dual Programs, Engineering, Environmental Studies, History & Politics, Humanities, Law & Government, Medicine, Psychology, Research & Science, Vet Med/Animal Science
Eligible programs: Two-week and six-week programs
Eligible programs: 8-week program
Eligible programs: Summer University, Discover Hopkins
Eligible programs: Summer Science & Engineering Program for High School Girls
Eligible programs: High School Summer College
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You are making a difference. In your classroom and in your community. If you have the passion to succeed—especially in fields of study important to the automotive and related industries—the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program is looking for you. This year, we will award 100 renewable scholarships of up to $25,000 per year.
The application period is now open and will close at 5:00 p.m. EST on February 28, 2014.
EducationQuest will be presenting webinars on the dates listed below for parents and students to learn about the basics of financial aid and how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To connect, please the link that works for your schedule.
Monday, January 13 – 7:00 pm (CT) * Webinar link: http://eqf.org/1bpaM8Z
Wednesday, January 15 – 7:00 pm (CT) * Webinar link: http://eqf.org/1cOH1S5
Wednesday, February 12 -12:00 p.m. (CT) * Webinar link: http://eqf.org/1himQgz
To join the Webinar, click on the link under your desired date. The password is Presentation.
Dramatics Magazine College Theatre Directory provides information about more than 270 college theatre programs, including admission requirements, application deadlines, audition schedules, availability of merit scholarships, and contact info. For more info, visit http://collegedirectory.schooltheatre.org.
AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship is an essay competition for college-bound students. Deadline is February 15, 2014. For more info, visit www.afateens.org.
Wayne State College’s Art & Design Program is offering scholarships for incoming freshmen. Click here to learn more. Deadline is March 10th, 2014.
The Nebraska State Historical Society is offering the Nebraskans of World War II Scholarship and the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Award. For more info, please click here. Deadline is January 20, 2014.
The Lincoln Public Schools Association of Office Professionals (LPSAOP) is offering the Dianne Grieser Memorial Scholarship Award. Deadline is March 14, 2014. For more information, click on the links below.