Guidance Site Links:
Guidance - Scholarship Information
Please contact Ms. Johnson or Mr. Fera if you are interested in a scholarship. The counselors have plenty of scholarship information.
PLEASE START HERE. These links provide information on many scholarships listed
by the CCSD
Public Education Foundation Scholarships: http://www.thepef.org/scholarships.xml
Student Athlete NCAA Guide: The following link should be utililized by any student who plans to attend an NCAA Division I, II or III school to participate in an NCAA sponsored sport. For further information regarding requirements, please see your counselor:
$10,000 scholarship for Nevada high school graduates with a minimum 3.25 grade point average. Graduating classes of 2009 and later will also need 4 years of math including Algebra II and 3 years of natural science. Millennium Fact Sheet
Nevada High School Scholars Program
To be considered for the Nevada High School Scholars Program, you must:
-Be a graduating senior in 2008 from a Nevada high school.
-Have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher.
-Take the ACT or SAT prior to January 1 of your senior year and score at least 25 on the ACT or 1100 on the SAT. (The optional essay portion is not required or included in the minimum score.) See your counselor for more information.
-Public Education Foundation Scholarships
Elizabeth Shafer Memorial Scholarship
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
http://www.prudential.com/spirit Students can win up to $6000 dollars.
Candidates must have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least in part after September 1, 2004. Complete an application and submit it to your school counselor by Oct 31st.
www.fastweb.com Free computer search of more than 375,000 scholarships.
toyota.com/communityscholar 8th Annual Community Scholars program for high school seniors. This is a highly competitive program for high school seniors who can document community service.
Ford Country Scholars Program
Ford Motor Company and your local Ford dealers are proud to present the Ford Country Scholars program. Ford will award over 750 one-time $5000 scholarships over the next 2 years (more than 250 each year) in 11 western states to eligible high school juniors and seniors.
The Scholarship for Military Children program
This program is designed to reach out to the military community. The scholarship program is administered by Fisher House Foundation and is funded by the manufacturers and other vendors that sell groceries and perform services in the commissary system.
The Gates Millennium Scholars
www.gmsp.org This scholarship is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and administered by the United Negro College Fund (UNCF).
The Davidson Fellows Award
www.davidson-institute.org Awards from $10,000 to $50,000
Davidson Fellows Award recognizes the achievement of young people who can demonstrate the development of their talents with a significant piece of work in one the the following submission categories: Science, Technology, Mathematics, Music, Literature, Philosophy or "Outside the Box" ( a prodigious work that is a unique combination of Science, Technology or Mathematics WITH Music, Literature or Philosophy).
The links below are still being researched and updated. Some links may not work.
1) BELL LABS FELLOWSHIPS FOR UNDER REPRESENTED MINORITIES
2) Student Inventors Scholarships
3) Student Video Scholarships
4) Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships
5) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships http://holocaust.hklaw.com/
6) Ayn RandEssay Scholarships http://www.aynrand.org/contests/
7) Brand Essay Competition http://www.instituteforbrandleadership.org/IBLEssayContest-2002Rules.htm
8) Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)
9) Xerox Scholarships for Students
10) Sports Scholarships and Internships
11) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
12) USDA Scholarships
13) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
14) FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships
15) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
16) MicrosoftScholarship Program
17) College Answer Free Scholarship Search
18) Hope Scholarships &Lifetime Credits http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/ NO
19) William Randolph HearstEndowed Scholarship for Minority Students
20) Multiple List of Minority Scholarships http://gehon.ir.miami.edu/financial-assistance/Scholarship/black.html NO
21) Guaranteed Scholarships http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/
22) BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects)
23) Easley National Scholarship Program
24) MarylandArtists Scholarships http://www.maef.org/
26) Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA
students in South Florida) http://www.jackituckfield.org/
27) Historically Black College & University Scholarships
28) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
29) International Students Scholarships &Aid Help
30) College Board Scholarship Search http://cbweb10p.coll! egeboar
31) Burger KingScholarship Pro gram http://www.bkscholars.csfa.org/
32) Siemens Westinghouse Competition http://www.siemens-
33) GE and LuLac Scholarship
34) CollegeNet ' s Scholarship Database
35) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid
36) Federal Scholarships &Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from
Black Excel http://www.blackexcel.org/25scholarships.htm
37) Scholarship &Financial Aid Help http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm
38) Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
39) FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form &Info)
40) Aid &Resources For Re-Entry Students http://www.back2college.com/
41) Scholarships and Fellowships http://www.osc.cuny.edu/sep/links.html
42) Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies
43) HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)
44) Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
45) INROADS internships http://www.inroads.org/
46) ACT-SO bEURoeOlympics of the Mind 'A Scholarships
47) Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
48) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
49) Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide
50) RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD
51) The Roothbert Scholarship Fund http://www.roothbertfund.org/schol