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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.

Lawrence Technological University Band - Do you play an instrument or have experience in color guard? Interested in continuing in college and having the opportunity to earn a scholarship? If so, Lawrence Technological University is the school for you!
By becoming a member of the Blue Devils Marching Band, Drumline, Color Guard or Pep Band, you are eligible to earn/do the following: Band scholarship; Early priority registration (allows for better times and class options); Early move in/out; Travel; An opportunity to be a part of the LTU LEGACY and much more.
Please visit our JOIN THE BAND page (www.ltu.edu/bands/jointheband.asp) to complete the student contact form and we will reach out to you! 


Madison Holleran Mental Health Action Scholarship - 

Madison Holleran was a 2013 graduate of Northern Highlands High School in Allendale, NJ, where she excelled in academics, as well as being a stellar athlete. She went on to attend the University of Pennsylvania and was a member of the track team. Tragically, Madison took her own life

during the Spring semester of her freshman year. ESS and the Madison Holleran Foundation have named this scholarship in Madison’s memory to not only drive awareness about suicide prevention, but also to hear from high school students about innovative approaches they believe their schools can take to help young adults navigate through the mental health challenges they are facing today, particularly in the face of the disruption caused by the COVID 19 pandemic.


This year, the scholarship has been opened up to high school seniors from across the United States. Four high seniors who exhibit innovative ideas regarding how mental health supports can be enhanced in the K-12 school system will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship. To be considered for the scholarship, students must submit an application and a 1,500-word essay about an innovative mental health support program that could be implemented at their high school.


Application can be found on Naviance under scholarship section.  Applications and essays (in PDF format only) can be submitted to:

madisonholleranscholarship@effectiveschoolsolutions.com. Scholarship awards will be made based on the innovative nature of the ideas presented and the opportunity for ideas to make an impact across the country.  Deadline:  February 1, 2021.



PB&J Scholarship - The PB&J Scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed.  Examples of personal challenges include, but are not limited to:
-Medical issues
-Peer issues: bullying, change of school, minority status, etc.
-Family issues: divorce, death, lack of income, homelessness, foster care, abuse, etc.
When in doubt, students are encouraged to apply; this scholarship is meant to be inclusive
For more information, as well as application, please visit: https://pbjscholarship.org/

Priority Deadline:  December 31, 2020Final Deadline:  May 31, 2021


America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders - America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by Bayer Fund, awards scholarships to students pursuing ag-related fields of study. From agribusiness, to drone piloting to welding, the possibilities for careers in ag are endless.
Encouraging farmers in your community to support – each application needs two farmer endorsements by January 21, 2021.
To learn more about Grow Ag Leaders, program rules and eligibility requirements, visit www.AmericasFarmers.comDeadline:   January 14, 2021


2021 Bross & Frankel Disability Scholarship - The team at Bross & Frankel is pleased to announce the 2021 Bross & Frankel Disability Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with a disability who will be attending a university, college, or community college in the fall of 2021.
To qualify for the scholarships, applicants must complete a scholarship application form, and submit a one to three (1 to 3) page typed essay about their experiences as a student with a disability, or about how they have overcome obstacles associated with their disability. For more information, visit: https://brossfrankel.com/resources/2021-disability-scholarship/

Deadline:  June 30, 2021.


Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship - The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides four-year scholarships of $30,000 and extensive support services, including career guidance and internship placement, to highly motivated African American students who have maintained a 98% college graduation rate. Go to: https://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/ for more information and to apply.  Deadline:  Application closes at 5 PM ET February 1, 2021


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship - High school seniors nationwide who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2021 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships “ up to $40,000 total per recipient“ and supports them as they lead and serve in college and beyond.
Help put promising young leaders in the running for this prestigious award. Share this news with candidates who exemplify these characteristics inside and outside the classroom and encourage them to apply.
Applications for the 2021 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program are accepted until Jan. 5, 2021. Additional information, eligibility requirements, and a link to the application are available online at: https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/


Hispanic Heritage Scholarship – the HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a university degree.  Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.  Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for high school students.  Visithttps://www.hsf.net/scholarship for more information.  Deadline:  February 15, 2021.


The New Jersey Schoolwomen’s Scholarship - The New Jersey Schoolwomen’s Scholarship has been in existence for more than thirty years.  This year six scholarships, in the amount of $500 each, will be awarded to female graduates who intend to pursue a career in the field of education.  Application can be found on Naviance under the scholarship section.  Deadline:  March 15, 2021.


StudentScholarships.orgvisit  http://studentscholarships.org/ for a database of various scholarships.