2018-19 Scholarships
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2018-19 Scholarships
Northview High School does not endorse any of these programs. We simply pass along information that we receive. Please do your own investigations into these organizations and programs before deciding to apply to one of these opportunities.
ScholarshipDescriptionTypeDeadlineWeb address
Oglethorpe Flagship 50Oglethorpe will match the tuition amount for attendance at UGA for Georgia residents, so tuition will cost $11,850. You need to have a minimum score of1250 on the SAT or 26 on the ACT and a minimum GPA of 3.5 as calculated by Oglethorpe.Merit-based; Tuition reductionNo Deadlinehttps://oglethorpe.edu/flagship50/
College Board Opportunity ScholarshipsApplying to college is a complicated process, so we've created a program that guides you through it. It doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative. Complete key steps along your path to college for a chance to earn scholarships. Currently open to the Class of 2020. Complete steps related to applying to collegeDeadlines vary based on each individual step being completed.https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/
Georgia National Guard Scholarship and Tuition AssistanceGeorgia Army National Guard has multiple programs for tuition assistance in attending school. See link under web address for a description of options and contact information.Military; various kinds of assistancehttps://drive.google.com/file/d/1_OX55a9hdO1H0ger0-FvQhxojdb2Nww6/view?usp=sharing
ARMY ROTCThe ARMY ROTC program offers a variety of scholarships. Georgia students are eligible for scholarships at any of the Georgia Schools with ROTC programs. Contact your counselor if you would like to be nominated for a ROTC scholarship.Military - ROTC Programhttps://app.box.com/s/n2jed7n8y2qoan3p1j9czwgy8dc1herz
Army National Guard Service Cancelable LoanThe Service-Cancelable Loan (SCL) Program helps members of the GA National Guard pay tuition costs at any public college or university in the University System of GA or Technical College System of GA. This can be online or on-campus study. A few private institutions in the state are also part of the program.Contact SFC Hunter at 404-771-4941; daniel.d.hunter.mil@mail.mil.Military?https://www.gafutures.org/hope-state-aid-programs/military/gng-scl/
Brian Jordan Foundation One of the activities of the Foundation is it’s College Scholarship program which provides $1250/year for 4 years to each recipient. Up to 20 high school seniors will be selected this year for this need based scholarship requiring a certain grade point average and school activities.Need-Based plus additional criteria4/30/2019https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fi4qN_KkSjHUSI_6sZyAs_aeQDsFveQ8/view?usp=sharing
Courtney McCord FoundationThe Courtney E. McCord Foundation has for the past two years, awarded scholarships, to help defray the cost of college tuition. The Courtney E. McCord Foundation is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity available to current high school seniors. We ask interested applicants to submit a 250 word essay detailing the importance of education, and how this scholarship will allow the applicant to assist them in reaching their maximum scholastic potential. Scholarship applications including essays should be submitted via the Courtney E. McCord Foundation’s website.Need-based plus essay5/10/2019
Horatio Algers Career & Technical Scholarship ProgramAs one of the nation's largest need-based college scholarship programs in the country, the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs specifically assist high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many programs are directed primarily to recognizing academic achievement or leadership potential, the Horatio Alger Association seeks students who have exhibited determination, integrity, and perseverance in overcoming adversity, as well as have critical financial need.The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus and Endowment Fund President Walter Scott, Jr. Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.Need-Based plus additional criteria6/15/2019 - 1st Priority Deadlinehttps://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/
Scholarships with Past Due Deadlines
Better Business Bureau Student of IntegrityThe Center for Character Ethics is accepting applications for the 2019 Student of Integrity Scholarships October 1, 2018 through December 14, 2018. This annual awards program selects and honors high school seniors who display exceptional character traits. This scholarship includes students who will attend a Georgia technical college.Georgia Technical Colleges12/14/2018https://www.bbb.org/atlanta/center-for-character-ethics/programs/future-leaders-programs/student-of-integrity-scholarships/scholarship-entry-instructions/
Greenhouse ScholarsBe a graduating high school senior planning to attend a four-year accredited academic institution
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and a legal resident of Colorado, Georgia, Illinois or North Carolina.
Have a cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above
Demonstrate financial need (annual household income no greater than $70,000)
Possess excellent leadership skills, an ability to persevere through difficult circumstances, and a strong interest in and commitment to their community
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship ProgramThe GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program honors the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President by rewarding college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education. Through the generous support of GE, this national program annually awards $10,000 renewable scholarships to numerous studentsLeadership; Drive, Integrity, Citizenship1/4/2019https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/
Lockheed Martin STEM ScholarshipBeginning in 2019, we are awarding 200 scholarships of $10,000 per student – renewable each year. The program will continue to add up to 200 new recipients each year, and will be open to individuals studying engineering or computer science that demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities. The scholarship program doesn’t end with a check. Mentoring opportunities will be a key component of the program, and recipients will also be eligible for Lockheed Martin internship opportunities following their freshman year in college.Need-based; underrepresented or underserved communitiesApplications open January 15, 2019https://lockheedmartin.com/en-us/who-we-are/communities/stem-education/lm-scholarship-program.html
U of Michigan Geisinger ScholarshipThe Geisinger Scholarship is a $20,000 per year annual reward. The scholarship is renewable as long as the student maintains a 3.0 GPA, is enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering, and declares and Engineering major. The value of the award over 8 semesters is $80,000.Engineering; U of Michigan1/18/2019https://scholarships.engin.umich.edu/undergraduate/new-students/
National Beta club Scholarship ProgramThis year, National Beta will award over 250 scholarships, ranging in value from $1,000 to $15,000 to deserving Senior Beta members. All 12th grade Betas can apply but members must be regsitered with the National Office by Nov. 1 of their senior year to apply.Beta Club; Service and all-around achievement1/24/2019http://www.betaclub.org/scholarship
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority (Rho Epsilon Zeta Chapter)Rho Epsilon Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated provides assistance to outstanding female African American high school students who reside in Cobb and North Fulton counties.African-American Female; service and academics1/31/2019https://tinyurl.com/rhoepsilonzeta-scholarship
SCAD Distinguished Scholars AwardThis scholarship is for $20,000 annually and requires a nomination from a teacher or your school counselor. Your application to SCAD and the nomination must be submitted by Feb 1. SCAD is looking for students with a minimum 1410 on SAT or 30 on ACT, GPA of 3.75, stellar visual arts, performing arts, or equestrian capabilities, honors and awards from competitions or other recognitions, and leadership skills demonstrated through co-currricular or extracurricular involvement. For information on how to get nominated, check in with Mrs. Jarabek in the counseling office.SCAD2/1/2019
SCAD ChallengeYour artistic vision could earn you the honor of being a SCAD Challenge scholarship recipient at The University for Creative Careers. The SCAD Challenge competition gives you the opportunity to submit your works of art to a panel of accomplished SCAD faculty. Entries must demonstrate creativity, innovation and a strong understanding of aesthetics. Let your design speak to your skill level and ability to handle university-level design assignments.SCAD
Juniors and Seniors can compete
Mercer Business Scholarship ChallengeMercer Business Scholarship Challenge on Saturday, February 2, 2019. At this event, students have the opportunity to interact with business faculty, participate in innovation labs, and interview for scholarships, ranging up to full tuition.Event on 2/2/2019https://www.bethebear.com/business-scholarship-challenge.cfm
Army National Guard State Service Scholarship for Georgia Military CollegeThe GMC State Service Scholarship Program provides for up to 39 two-year scholarships for service in the Georgia National Guard. The only cost to the student is an application fee and a room deposit. Recognizing GMC as one of the nation's top Military Junior Colleges, the Georgia General Assemby established the scholarship through the HOPE program. The scholarship covers room and board, tuition and fees, uniforms, and books and supplies. Students also receive pay and benefits for serving as an enlisted member of the Georgia National Guard (Army and Air).After successfully completing the 2-year program, the scholarship benefits can apply to a transfer to North Georgia Military College.Military2/4/2019https://www.gafutures.org/hope-state-aid-programs/military/gmc-state-service-program/
Roswell Woman's Club ScholarshipThis is a one-time scholarship. Those who reside in Fulton County north of the Chattahoochee River are eligible to apply.2/25/2019https://www.roswellwomansclub.org/scholarship_applications/
Money Smart Week Essay Contest sponsored by County FinancialMoney Smart Week® is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. For the past 5 years, we have been coming together to help students and family learn more about managing their finances. To that end, we our partner, COUNTRY Financial, has sponsored this year's Money Smart Kid and Teen's essay contest. Use the web site link to get the application, rules, and essay question.Essay2/28/2019 at 5pmhttps://moneysmartgeorgia.com/
2019 Krimson Community Foundation ScholarshipEach year and in cooperation with the Alpharetta-Smyrna Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated, the Krimson Community Foundation, Inc. presents scholarship awards to deserving graduating seniors to assist in covering some portion of their college expenses. These scholarship awards target African-American males in the North Fulton, Cobb, and Cherokee counties. To be eligible, applicants must be a United States citizen, African-American male, a high school senior with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better (based on a 4.0 grade scale), and a minimum SAT score of 1100 or an ACT score of 20. The application is available through the web link.African-American Males3/8/2019https://asakappas.org/scholarships/
FIDM National Scholarship CompetitionFIDM awards more than 28 scholarships, including eith full one-year scholarships worth $31,500 each -- that's more than $300k total. Students compete in the following categories: apparel industry management, fashion design, interior design, merchandise production. visual communications, beauty and marketing & product development, graphic design, merchandising and marketing, and social media.Design Majors3/29/2018http://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid/scholarships/national+scholarship+competition
IABA ScholarshipThe International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) provides scholarships at the undergraduate and graduate level to qualified black students who are interested in pursuing an actuarial career. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of individual merit. The amount of the award typically ranges from $3,000 - $5,000/year and is based on full-time status during the upcoming school year.Students of African descent and pursuing a degree as an actuary3/31/2019https://www.blackactuaries.org/page/Eligibility

Agnes ScottWith our Regular Decision deadline (March 15) two weeks away, I want to make sure you know that we are still offering merit- and need-based aid to students, including our $25,000/year Trailblazer Scholarship for students who are admitted to the college and have a 1250 SAT/26 ACT OR 3.75/4.0 reported GPA. International students, test optional candidates, and home-school students ARE eligible but check here for full details.Must have applied to Agnes Scotthttps://agnesscott.edu/admission/financial-aid/trailblazerscholarship.html
Furman ScholarsThis program requires a nomination by a counselor. Students must be current juniors who are strong candidates and meet the following criteria: a genuine interest in education in the liberal arts and sciences; a high school weighted GPA of 3.5 or higher; at least a 1360 on the SAT, a 1360 on the PSAT, or a 29 on the ACT or Aspire (excluding writing); significant involvement in extracurricular activities and community service; and demonstrated leadership potential. Recipients are eligible for at least $20,000 per year, $80,000 over four years, in scholarships upon acceptance to Furman University. Juniors who are interested in being nominated need to talk to their counselors by March 15.Juniors; Scholarship is only available to students who attend Furman University3/15/2019See your counselor or Mrs. Jarabek in the counseling office for more information.
Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Biology ScholarshipsThe Biology Department at Middle Tennessee State University has three $1,500 scholarships available to first-semester freshman. The recipients of the awards must be graduating high school seniors, must declare Biology as their major and be entering MTSU for the Fall 2019 semester. Successful applicants will also need to demonstrate an interest in the life sciences and have career aspirations in a biological field. The scholarships will be awarded based on the students’ ACT scores, high-school GPA, and their responses on the attached application form. In order to apply, a student must have an ACT score of 25 or better and a high-school GPA of 3.5 or above. The deadline for application is March 31, 2019. If you have questions, please contact Tammy Howell at 615-898-2847 or tammy.howell@mtsu.edu with “freshman scholarship” in the subject line.Biology at MTSU3/31/2019Application
Georgia National Guard Scholarship and Tuition AssistanceGeorgia Army National Guard has multiple programs for tuition assistance in attending school. See link under web address for a description of options and contact information.Military; various kinds of assistancehttps://drive.google.com/file/d/1_OX55a9hdO1H0ger0-FvQhxojdb2Nww6/view?usp=sharing
Pearls of Purpose Foundation - Established by Nu Lambda Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha SororityThe Pearls of Purpose Foundation, Incorporated is offering its annual scholarship to deserving Atlanta Public and Fulton County high school seniors who exhibit the spirit of academic achievement and community service. Please take a moment and review the enclosed application material. In order to be considered for this award, students must satisfy the following eligibility requirements:
A) Be a four-year, college-bound high school senior in an Atlanta Public or Fulton County Schools.
B) Cumulative GPA of 80/2.7 or above on a 100/4.0 scale.
The application is the web address listed to the right.
City of Atlanta/Fulton Schools Senior; essay required; spirit of scholarship & leadership4/10/2019https://drive.google.com/file/d/170KFArGjwkE8nFRJfytjaU7eYsfGdyMu/view?usp=sharing
National Women of Achievement ScholarshipOffering a scholarship to 5 high school and college students who need money for college. They are using the Uni-Fi service for the scholarship application. Applicants will need to create a Uni-Fi account and complete the NWOA application by 4/12. See link under web address.4/12/2019https://uni-fi.us/