January Due Dates
Legacy Awards Scholarship
Sponsor: The Elks National Foundation
Amount: Several $4,000 ($1,000 per year for four years)
Eligibility: High school senior, taken the ACT test by December 31, 2013. Has to be a child or grandchild of an active Elk member. Please go to www.elks.org/enf/schholars or www.nsea-elks.org for more specific information. Any questions email the Elks National Foundation Scholarship Office at email@example.com or call 1-773-755-4732. Complete and submit the ONLINE application by 12:00 p.m. (noon) central time.
Deadline: January 31, 2014
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: RMHC of Greater Las Vegas
Eligibility: High School seniors in Clark or Nye County in Nevada who face limited access to educational and career opportunities. Be eligible to attend an accredited two or four year college, university or vocation/technical school following graduation. Must have an unweighted cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher, be a legal U.S. resident less that 21 years of age. To apply and for more information visit www.rmhlv.org or call (702)- 252-4663.
A Better Slice for Education Papa John’s Pizza Scholarship
Sponsor: Papa John’s Pizza
Amount: 5 – $1,000
Eligibility: CCSD high school seniors with a minimum 3.5 gpa and who are involved in community service with 50 or more hours may apply for this scholarship. Write a 250 word essay on, “Why education is important to you?” Please request two letters of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, club advisor, coach or employer. For application and more information please visit http://www.ccpef.org/programs scholarships.html.