DECEMBER
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Sponsor: Elks National Foundation
Amount: Several four-year scholarships
Eligibility: High School senior who is a citizen of the United States. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial
need. Student applications must be submitted to the Elks Lodge closest to the student’s
permanent U.S. address. For more information visit their website at:
www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm
Deadline: Applications must submitted to the Elks Lodge closest to the applicant’s home
by December 5, 2014

BURGER KING General Track Scholarship
Sponsor: Burger King McLamore Foundation
Amount: Varies
Eligibility: Be graduating high school seniors (U.S. and Puerto Rico) or graduating from grade 12
(Canada) or graduating from a home school education. Have a cumulative high school
grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale or equivalent. Plan to enroll full-time,
without interruption, for the entire 2015-16 academic year at an accredited two-or four-year
college, university or vocational-technical school in the U.S. , Puerto Rico, or Canada.
For more scholarships and information please go to the following:
E-mail: burgerkingscholars@scholarshipamerica.org or call 507-931-1682
Deadline: Application data must be submitted electronically 11:59 pm (Pacific) by
December 15, 2015. If 50, 000 applications are received prior to December 15, 2014
they will no longer be available

Imagine America High School Scholarship
Sponsor: Imagine America Foundation
Amount: $1,000.00
Eligibility: High school graduate with a grade point average of 2.5 or greater and demonstrated
voluntary community service during the senior year. Applicant must choose a career college
and show financial need. To find the participating career school campuses and get more
information regarding the Application process please visit:
http://www.imagine-eericalscholarships
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Instructional Design and Professional Learning Division
Guidance and Counseling Department
October 30, 2014

G Skin & Beauty Institute Scholarship
Sponsor: G Skin & Beauty Institute
Amount: Unlimited $2,000.00 Scholarships Offered
Eligibility: Seniors of 2014 interested in Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Nail Technology at  the Henderson
Campus.
Please complete the questionnaire and submit to the Admissions Office prior to Orientation
Day together with your High School diploma. For application and more information please
contact your school counselor or go to www.GBeautySchools.com for questions call
(702)628-9320 or 702-765-0134.
Deadline: December 31, 2014

Emergency Educational Grants
Sponsor: Nevada State Elks Association
Amount: Renewable one year grants of up to $4000
Eligibility: This grant provides college financial assistance to children of deceased or totally disabled
Elks. Applicant needs to attend an accredited U.S. college or university as a full-time (12)
semester hours) student. Demonstrate financial need, be unmarried and under the age of 23
as of December 31, of the academic year for which assistance is desired. For more
information visit:
www.elks.org/enf/scholars
Deadline: December 31 of the academic year for which assistance is desired
JANUARY
Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Sponsor: GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Amount: Each year the program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship
renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient.
Eligibility: Have a minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent. Demonstrate
at school , the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership,
drive, integrity, and citizenship. Be citizens of the United States and demonstrate
financial need. For more information contact Scholarship Management Services at:
(1-507-931-1682 and ask for GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Foundation or
e-mail ge-reagan@scholarshipamerica.org
Deadline: January 8, 2015

Ron Brown Scholarship
Sponsor: Ron Brown Scholar Program
Amount: $10,000 annually, renewable up to three additional years
Eligibility: High school seniors who are Black/African Americans planning to enroll as full-time
freshman in college are eligible for this award. Applicants should demonstrate
academic achievement, exhibit leadership ability, participate in community service
activities, demonstrate financial need and be a U.S. citizen or hold a permanent
resident visa card. For further information contact: www.ronbrown.org
Ron Brown Scholar Program
1160 Pepsi Place, Suite 206
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Telephone: 434-964-1588
Deadline: January 9, 2015, final postmarked deadline in order to be considered for the Ron
Brown Scholar Program only

Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Sponsor: Intertribal Timber Council
Amount: $2,000
Eligibility: Native American/Alaskan graduating senior high school students pursuing a
higher education in Natural Resources. Please submit Letter of Application, resume,
three letters of reference, evidence of validated enrollment in a federally recognized
tribe or Alaska Native Corporation, as established by the U.S. Government. A photo
copy of your enrollment card, front and back, or Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB)
will suffice. All students must include a transcript. For more information, please visit
our website: www.itcnet.org
Fax: (503-282-1274) and e-mail (itc1@teleport.com). Inquiries and applications should be
directed to the Intertribal Council Office: Attn: Education Committee, 1112 N.E. 21st
Avenue, Suite 4, Portland Oregon 97232-2114, (503) 282-4296
Deadline: Submissions are acceptable as long as receive by 5:00 p.m. January 16, 2015
and the original is postmarked by January 16, 2015.

Ronald McDonald House of Charities Scholarships
Sponsor: RMHS
Amount: Seniors may apply for 1 of 4 Scholarships
Eligibility: Graduating seniors with a minimum 2.7 GPA
For application and more information go the website below.
www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarships
Deadline: January 20, 2015
Instructional Design and Professional Learning Division
Guidance and Counseling Department
October 30, 2014

ONE NEVADA Credit Union
Sponsor: ONCU Community Leadership/Scholarship Program
Amount: $1000
Eligibility: Senior with an un-weighted GPA of 3.0 or higher, must be an ONCU member
or be the son, daughter, or grandchild of an ONCU member. For application and
information please go to the website listed below.
www.onenevada.org/about/scholarships.aspx
Deadline: Application received or postmarked by 12:00 a.m., January 23, 2015

ELKS Legacy Awards
Sponsor: Elks National Foundation Scholarships
Amount: 250 college scholarships worth $4,000 each to the children and grandchildren of Elk
members.
Eligibility: Seniors who are children, or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks members
For more information about eligibility requirements and to obtain application visit:
www.elks.org/enf/scholars
Deadline: Applications must be submitted online on or before January 30, 2015 on-line before 11:59
a.m. Central Time

William “Bill” Endow Scholarship
Sponsor: William “Bill” Endow Foundation
Amount: 15, $2000 scholarships
Eligibility: Seniors of Asian ethnicity that plan to attend a college or university.
Students are required to attend one of the scholarship orientations to further understand
the requirements. Orientation will be held, Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. or
4:00 p.m. at Clark HS Theater, 4219 W. Pennwood Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89102. RSVP by
Telephone (702) 737- 4300 or via email yoko.acc@gmail.com
Deadline: February 27, 2015

MARCH
Neal Lyon High School Prevention Scholarship
Sponsor: LARS Research Institute, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: LARS is presenting the Neal Lyon High School Drug Prevention Scholarship to graduating
seniors in 2014-15 academic years and who are enrolled in a public or private high school,
high school equivalency program or home school programs recognized by the local school
system and sanctioned by the State of Nevada. The $1,000 Scholarship is awarded to the
“Best” essay examining the need for drug abuse prevention in the schools. The essay should
be no less than 1,000 and no more than 1,500 words. The essay should examine the need
Instructional Design and Professional Learning Division
for school-based drug prevention from a young person’s point of view.
Please mail essay submissions and other information to LARS Research Institute, Inc. 7251
West Lake Mead Blvd., Suite 530, Las Vegas, NV 89128 c/o Wide & Miller, Ltd. Please
indicate “High School Essay Contest: on the envelope.
Deadline: March 15, 2015 (postmarked on or before)

Tobias Mishel Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Jack, Louise, and Emma Mishel
Amount: $500.00
Eligibility: CCSD senior, accepted to a two or four-year College, University, or Trade School,
preferably in Music. No GPA requirement. Student going through or has overcome
a personal challenge tragedy. Submit essay on “Personal Challenge and Goals in Life”,
resume, CCSD Scholarship Application and Transcript to:
tobiasprogram@cox.net
Deadline: March 31, 2015

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