New Oxford High School Scholarship Bulletin 

4/30/2018

Due Dates are VERY important!! It can take up to 5 days for transcripts. Turn in at least one week prior to due date.

Please note the deadlines for each scholarship. If a scholarship is handed in late to the Guidance Office, WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE for getting it to the destination late. Students are responsible for seeing that applications are mailed, emailed, and/or postmarked before the deadline. If you need a transcript sent with the applications, the transcript request must be in the guidance office at least one week before the deadline to allow us to prepare and send it in a timely manner. Thanks and Good Luck!!!

Scholarship Name

Scholarship Description

Due Date

Availability

StudentScholarships.org

This website offers a variety of scholarships to students.

Varies

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www.collegegreenlight.com

This website connects first generation and underrepresented students to caring colleges and generous scholarships.

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www.fastweb.com

This website helps to match students with scholarships.

Varies

Website

https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/match

Finding scholarships is hard. We feel you.

Varies

Website

http://www.adamscountycf.org/grants-scholarships/community-scholarships/

A Compiled List of Adams County Scholarships

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Website

https://public.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?action=userLogin

This website offers lots of great local scholarships!

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The Hispanic Scholarship Fund

https://www.hsf.net/

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund empowers families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships and support services to as many exceptional students as possible.

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AES Engineers Scholarship

*This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a postsecondary educational facility.

The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.  This award is available to all students, regardless of their field of study.

To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at
http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm


We are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.

Amount of award:   $500.00

Further information, including previous winners, is available on our web site at:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

10/6/18

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Jefferson University Full Tuition Scholarship

*available to seniors interested in architecture/design

Are you a senior student who is interested in an architecture or design career*?

We invite you to register for Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) Portfolio Review Day on Saturday, January 20, 2018.

Students  will have the opportunity to share their work, have it reviewed, and receive feedback from our faculty. In addition, they will have a chance to win a full-tuition scholarship to Jefferson!

If you have a graduating student, who will be starting college in Fall 2018 who may be interested, please encourage them to find out more information and register at eastfalls.jefferson.edu/undergrad/PlanYourVisit/PortfolioDay.html.

n/a

Website

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

***Available to juniors and seniors

The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below.

Describe your educational career and life goals.  Explain your plan for achieving these goals.  Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

6/14/2018

Website

BigSun Scholarship

**only available to seniors

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach, or official. The winner will receive $500.

www.bigsunathletics.com

6/19/2018

Website

Arthur B. Musselman Scholarship

Applicant must be a full-time, undergraduate student enrolled or planning to enroll in a 4 or 2 year school in the fields of agriculture or life science. Applicant or parent/guardian of the applicant must be a member of the Adams County Farm Bureau.

6/30/2018

Guidance

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

**available to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors

This program honors middle school and high school students for outstanding to others at the local, state, and national level.

https://spirit.prudential.com/

9/7/2018

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Empire Beauty Schools Scholarship

**only available to seniors

A $1,000 scholarship available for high school seniors who will attend Empire Beauty School to pursue cosmetology.

8/1/2018

Guidance

    UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

**Only available to seniors

UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018.

https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application

7/31/2018

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Pennsylvania ROFL scholarship

**only available to seniors

Take a quick break from your studies and create something funny for a chance to win a $500 scholarship.

https://pointe-pest.com/pennsylvania-scholarship/

4/30/2018

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“B. Davis Scholarship”

**available to juniors and seniors

This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.

http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

5/22/2018

website

2018 CHRISTENSEN & HYMAS GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP

**You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States

**you must have a 3.5 GPA or higher

   Kenneth L. Christensen and D. Russell Hymas understand the importance of education. As a result the Christensen & Hymas law firm has decided to offer a $1,000.00 Scholarship to a student of their choosing.

https://christensenhymas.com/about-us/community-involvement/general-scholarship/

8/1/2018

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Sebastianelli Drum Corps Scholarship

**available to any senior who is the child or grandchild of a Pennsylvania Legionnaire living or deceased.

**Student must also be the member of a high school band.

**must also be

planning to major in Music

Winner receives $500

http://pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/

5/1/18

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Joseph P. Gavenonis Scholarship

**available to any senior who is the child or grandchild of a Pennsylvania Legionnaire living or deceased.

**Student needs to be seeking a 4 year degree at a Pennsylvania college or university

This program grants scholarships to students who are seeking a 4 year degree at a college or university in Pennsylvania.

http://pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/

5/31/18

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Vernon Lehr Memorial Scholarship Foundation

*available to seniors

This scholarship is administered by Scholarship America. Renewable scholarships in the amount of $5,000 per year will be granted.

Apply online:

https://www.scholarsapply.org/vernonlehr/

5/07/18

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Robert Trace Essay Contest

*available to any student (age 15-18) who is the child or grandchild of a Pennsylvania Legionnaire living or deceased

*also available to any student (age 15-18) who is the child of a Pennsylvania soldier killed in war

300-500 word essay on the topic, “Patriotism and Citizenship- What America means to me?”

Winner receives $500

http://pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/

5/31/18

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Robert W. Valimont Endowment

**available to any senior who is the child or grandchild of a Pennsylvania Legionnaire living or deceased.

*For students who are seeking 2 yr career-oriented degrees at Pennsylvania schools

This program grants scholarships to students seeking 2 year career-oriented degrees at Pennsylvania schools. This scholarship is also open to students who are seeking training in a less than four year program at  a Pennsylvania school.

http://pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/

5/31/18

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Gannon University’s SEECS Scholarship Program

*open to seniors interested in engineering and computer science who also plan to attend Gannon University

Gannon University’s SEECS Scholarship Program awards 25 scholarships every year to students in engineering and computer science majors, each totaling up to $10,000 and renewable for up to four years.

http://www.gannon.edu/Financial-Aid/Types-of-Financial-Aid/Gannon-Scholarships-and-Awards/NSF-Scholarship-Grant-SEECS/

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The John P. McNulty Scholars Program for Excellence in Science and Mathematics at St. Joseph’s College

*available to female seniors

Designed for highly qualified young women who are pursuing a degree in one of the natural sciences, mathematics or computer science at Saint Joseph’s University. This challenging program provides full- and partial-tuition scholarships and a supportive environment to help bright young women become leaders who reach the highest echelons of the STEM professions.

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Win a $2500 Rover Scholarship!

*available to seniors planning to attend a 4-year college or university

Higher education: that magical time when deadlines are tight and budgets are tighter. Whether you’re living off of insta-coffee or insta-noodles, we get it—and we’d like to help fund your brain fuel for the coming school year. Just write a 400-500 word essay for your chance to win $2500!

https://www.rover.com/college-scholarship/

5/1/18

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The Stolte Scholarship Fund 

*available to seniors

The Stolte Scholarship Fund provides a one-time grant of $500 to a high school senior, college or seminary student studying for the ministry or other church related vocation.  Interested applicants must be residents of the Greater Hanover Area, complete an application form and submit a brief summary of his or her call into ministry and future vocational goals. They should be active members of a church, display good moral character, and exhibit high scholastic ability.

 

4/30/18

Guidance

The American Red Cross Needs Volunteers to Organize a blood drive!

All Volunteers will be entered into a scholarship contest!

*seniors and juniors!

The American Red Cross is looking for student leaders! By hosting a summer blood drive, you are helping ensure a stable blood supply exists. Invite your friends to donate while school is out of session. You could earn volunteer hours, an amazon gift card, and be entered to win a college scholarship!

No deadline

Call 1-800-733-2767 if interested!

Guidance

National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania Scholarship

*available to seniors who are legally blind

The NFB of Pennsylvania  offers 2 scholarships of $1000 each. In order to apply for one of these State scholarships, download and complete the application found at www.nfbp.org/scholarships and mail it with all supported documentation as indicated.

11/18

(State)

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Best Mattress Reviews .Com Sleep Scholarship

This $1000 scholarship was created to help promote sleep awareness and to help students pay for the increasing costs of higher education.

https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/sleep-scholarship/ 

5/19/2018

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Pittsburgh Technical Institute Scholarships

*available to seniors who are planning to enroll at Pittsburgh technical Institute

There are lots of grants and scholarships for students who are planning to enroll at Pittsburgh Technical Institute!

https://www.ptcollege.edu/admissions-financial-aid/financial-aid/grants-and-scholarships

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College Raptor Scholarship!

*available to seniors!

. We are excited to announce another $2,500 award to help students fund their education. Please update this opportunity on your scholarship lists and post on your social media pages to help spread the word.

https://www.collegeraptor.com/2500Scholarship?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=2500-scholarship-june18&utm_term=organic&utm_content=WV1

6/1/18

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Hollar Educational Scholarship

**available to seniors

This is a $8000/ year renewable scholarship.

5/1/2018

Guidance

Hanover Nurses Guild Scholarship

*available to seniors

The Hanover Nurses Guild offers a scholarship of Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) to someone entering a Nursing (R.N.) program or to a nurse furthering his/her/their R.N. Degree. The money is paid directly to the recipient of the grant as determined by the Hanover Nurses Guild.

4/30/2018

Guidance

The Scott and Hoffnagle Scholarship Program

*available to seniors who are planning to pursue a postsecondary education in a construction related field

We are pleased to offer academic scholarships for the continuing education of an individual  pursuing higher education in a construction related field. We have increased the awards in 2018  to provide (1) $7,500 scholarship, (2) $5000 scholarships, and (1) $2500 scholarship.

5/15/18

Guidance

Thats all for this week! 

Happy Friday!!