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SCHOLARSHIP OFFERINGS 

If you are interested in any of these scholarships offered, please click here to download document, write your name on the top of the sheet, check off which scholarship information you would like and bring it to the Guidance Office.  Scholarship information will be ready for pick up the following day at 2:45 pm.  If you have any questions about the opportunities listed please see Ms. Norton or Ms. Acuff in the Guidance Office.

PAC Parents Scholarship - PAC Parents is now accepting applications for its 2017 scholarship.  PACParents will award up to four scholarships to Bernards High School theatre arts students.  Those students who plan to pursue their interest in theatre arts in college either through seeking a degree in the performing arts or plan to continue their involvement in theatre outside of an academic major are invited to apply. Funds may be used to pay for tuition, texts or college fees.  The 2017 scholarships will be $250 each and are funded by contributions from PACParents.  Selection of scholarship recipients will be made within the PACParents organization after careful review of applications.   Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline:  May 19, 2017.   

 Student Council Scholarship - This scholarship is based on the applicant’s contributions to Bernards High School.  Although extracurricular activities are one way to be involved in BHS, there are also other ways to make a difference in our school.  In addition to contributing to BHS, applicants should also have a minimum 2.5 unweighted grade point average. A committee of BHS Student Council members will determine scholarship winners based on these criteria.  This scholarship is open only to BHS seniors.  Amount is $500. Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline:  Monday, May 1, 2017. Applications are to be submitted to Ms. Gray by May 1, 2017 in room  A 408.

Colin Andrew Walsh Memorial Athletic Scholarship The Colin Andrew Walsh Athletic Scholarship is offered to senior athletes (one boy/one girl) who will be attending college in the fall and plans on playing a sport in college. Applications are available in the Guidance Department.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline:  April 28, 2017.

Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program – This program provides financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.  Scholarship criteria also include high school completion by spring of 2017, Pell-eligibility, enrollment by fall 2017 with a commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical certificate/degree, and United States citizenship.  Students may apply online at application.horatioalger.org. For additional information regarding this program, please visit their website at:  https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/.

Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline June 15, 2017.