|GPISD Scholarship Calendar||March 2017|
|1||Conditional Grant Program||2||3||Tzuchi Scholarship||4|
|Halstead Memorial Scholarship||ACT DEADLINE||SAT Tutorials|
|Project Yellow Light Billboard Contest||Shell Scholarships|
|Ford Dreams Scholarship|
|5||6||7||8||9||10||G & S Scholarship||11|
|Red Raider Road Show||The Dream Scholarship||RaiderLife Scholarship due for who attended the camp last year||SAT TEST|
|SPRING BREAK||Commit for Life|
|Cornell University Summer Camps deadline||TTA Scholarship|
|Tree Center Scholarship||Questbridge College Prep Scholarship|
|City of Houston Scholarship|
|26||27||28||STAAR English I EOC||29||30||STAAR English II EOC||31||San Jacinto College Board Scholarship|
|Roiiyal Ink Scholarship|
|Ken Wallace Scholarship|
|Education Foundation Scholarships|
|GP LULAC Scholarship|
|NS Rotary Scholarship||Hispanic Scholarship Fund||JDM Lodge Scholarship|
|Houston Asset Management Scholarship|
|TADC Scholarship opens! Apply now!|
|San Jacinto College--MANY SCHOLARSHIPS!|
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|Due Date||Title||Award||Eligibility Details and Other Information|
|3/1/2017||Halstead Memorial Scholarship||$1,250-$4,000||Women, age 16-19 who want to pursue careers and seek leadership positions in public policy, government, and volunteer organizations.|
|3/1/2017||Conditional Grant Program||$6,000 per year||To qualify for the Conditional Grant Program, you must be economically disadvantaged, and you must also:|
be a Texas resident eligible to work in the U.S.,
have a minimum high school grade point average of 3.00 on a four-point scale, or
a minimum score of 900 on the SAT or
a minimum score of 21 on the ACT,
plan to attend an accredited four-year Texas public or private college or university as a full-time student,
declare an intent to seek a four-year degree in civil engineering or a department approved operational business discipline,
agree to work for TxDOT for two years immediately following graduation, and
not be more than 30 days delinquent in providing child support under a court order or written repayment plan.
|3/1/2017||Project Yellow Light Billboard Contest||$2,000||High school juniors and seniors who will complete their high school graduation requirements by July 2017 or 2018 and who intend to attend a U.S. accredited college or university beginning in the fall of 2017 or 2018|
|3/3/2017||Ford Dreams Scholarship||$2,000 (multiple winners)||Seniors who have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent; must have scored 20 or higher on the ACT test, or 1050 or higher on the SAT; enroll full-time in an accredited college or university.|
|3/3/2017||Tzuchi Scholarship||multiple $1,000 winners||Applicant demonstrates financial need for college tuition and related expenses.
Applicant is a U.S. high school graduating senior or equivalent.
Applicant has a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Applicant will enroll in an accredited U.S. college full-time for the academic year 2017-2018.
|3/3/2017||Shell Scholarships||In each program, Shell will sponsor up to 20 one-year awards of $2,500 for selected graduating high school seniors enrolling in engineering or geosciences at universities identified by Shell. Upon successful completion of first year studies and other criteria established by Shell, the recipient may be eligible to apply to receive a four-year renewable award of $5,000 annually.||Open to high school seniors who have an interest in the energy industry and an aptitude in math and science.|
|3/8/2017||The Dream Scholarship||The National Scholarship Award will cover your tuition and fees up to a maximum of $12,500 for an associate’s degree and $25,000 for a bachelor’s degree, at one of our Partner Colleges||Have graduated or will graduate from high school by the end of the 2016-2017 academic year with a GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale;|
Are not currently enrolled in college in the 2016-2017 academic year (except in a high school pre-college or dual enrollment program);
Intend to enroll full-time in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program at one of TheDream.US Partner Colleges no later than the Spring of 2018;
Are eligible for in-state tuition at the Partner College you want to attend;
Came to the United States before reaching your 16th birthday;
Are DACA eligible OR have applied for or received DACA or TPS approval; and
Have significant unmet financial need.
(NOTE--they have a community college/college student application, too.)
|3/10/2017||PGA Scholarship||Varies||It is not required that applicants for the 2017 STPGA Foundation Scholarship Program be junior golfers. The applicant’s golfing ability will not be the determining factor in the evaluation process. Applicants must demonstrate a need for financial assistance to meet educational expenses. The applicant’s high school cumulative grade point average MUST BE AT LEAST 2.5 ON a 4.0 GRADING SCALE or the student WILL NOT be considered eligible for the scholarship program.|
|3/10/2017||G & S Scholarship||$1,600||Seniors interested in studying music or technical theatre may apply for this scholarship.|
|3/15/2017||Cornell University summer camps deadline||Cost varies. Some scholarships available.||Cornell offers many different camps. Follow the link to see the details.|
|3/17/2017||TTA Scholarship||$2,000|| U.S. Citizen; |
Student graduating from a Texas high school no later than June 2017;
Student achieving a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher (out of a possible 4.0);
Student planning to attend a Texas college or university by the Fall of 2017;
|3/20/2017||The Tree Center Scholarship||$500||Must currently be enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States.|
Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent).
Must be an American citizen, permanent resident, or hold a valid student visa.
Must have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others (This could be a website, series of blogs, an app, fundraising event, etc.)
Must submit an essay describing the goal of the particular project and provide supporting documentation.
The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work.
|3/20/2017||City of Houston Scholarship||$500-$2,000||high school seniors in Houston area high schools|
|3/22/2017||Questbridge College Prep Scholarship||scholarships to cover summer programs and college prep assistance--opportunity to become part of the full-ride college match program||High school juniors who:
> Have mostly A’s in the most rigorous courses available
> Come from households earning less than $65,000 annually (for a
typical family of four)
> May be eligible for free or reduced-price lunch
> May be part of the fi rst generation in their family to attend college
|3/24/2017||Harper Scholarship||full ride to San Jacinto College for Allied Health careers||Graduate from Galena Park High School or North Shore Senior High School Spring 2017
• Attend San Jacinto College North in the Fall of 2017
• Complete the FAFSA or TASFA
• Major in one of the Allied Health programs: LVN, Medical Lab Tech, Pharmacy Tech, Medical
Billing and Coding, Medical Administration, Mental Health or EMT
• Score college-ready on the TSIA or meet exemption criteria on ACT or SAT
• Have a 3.0 or above GPA
|3/27/2017||NS Rotary Scholarship||varies||NSSH seniors|
Return applications to Ms. Hegman
|3/30/2017||Hispanic Scholarship Fund||$500-$5,000||High school seniors or current college students|
Must be of Hispanic Heritage
Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students
Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students
Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)
U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)
|3/31/2017||JDM Lodge Scholarship||four $1,500 awards||The Minimum Qualifications for this scholarship are as follows:|
Student must graduate from a Houston-Area High School between January 1, 2017 and July 31, 2017.
A copy of the student’s high school transcripts reflecting a minimum GPA of 2.5 based on 4.0 grading system.
Include two (2) letters of recommendation as outlined on the application.
Copies of the students SAT or ACT tests scores.Student must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university of higher education for the current or subsequent school term. Trade or vocational schools enrollment does not qualify for this scholarship.
|3/31/2017||San Jacinto College Board Scholarship||$1,000 for a senior from GPHS and a senior from NSSH||Senior with a 2.0 or higher GPA who plans to attend San Jacinto College|
|3/31/2017||Houston Asset Management Scholarship||$10,000||High School Senior |
· Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school.
Pursuing a major in a business field such as economics, finance, investments, accounting, financial planning, management, human resources or marketing.
|3/31/2017||Ken Wallace Scholarship||varies||Graduate from North Shore Senior High School
• Enroll in a college or university Fall 2017
• Have demonstrated leadership qualities
• Have a 3.2 or above GPA
• Complete the FAFSA or TASFA
|3/31/2017||GP LULAC Scholarship||varies||Seniors |
RETURN APPLICATIONS TO MS. BARRAZA AT GPHS
|3/31/2017||Roiiyal Ink Scholarship||varies||All applicants must meet the following criteria:
• African-American female involved in athletic or dance program
• Attended Cunningham Middle School & North Shore Senior High School (Class of 2017)
• Enroll in a college or university Fall 2017
• Current GPA of 3.5 or above
|3/31/2017||Education Foundation||SO MANY DIFFERENT SCHOLARSHIPS!!||Seniors at GPHS and NSSH|
Multiple opportunities--apply for all that you are eligible for!
Return all applications to your Academic Advisor
|3/31/2017||Armstrong Scholarship||$5,000||Seniors at GPHS who plan to attend a four-year university in fall 2017|
|3/31/2017||Bazan Scholarship||$1,000||senior from GPHS or NSSH|
|3/31/2017||Jones Scholarship||varies||senior from NSSH|
|3/31/2017||Keller Scholarship||$500||senior from NSSH who is a culinary arts student|
|3/31/2017||Retired Teachers Scholarship||varies||senior from GPHS or NSSH who wants to be a teacher and has a 2.5 GPA or higher|
|3/31/2017||Zotz Scholarship||varies||senior who has attended ACE or BTC campus|