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Scholarships & Important Info for Seniors
2017-2018
State University of New York Oswego
Illinois Pre-Pharmacy Fair
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Rend Lake College
Meet and learn more about pharmacy
Pharmacy Colleges and Universities involved include:
Chicago State University
Midwestern University
Roosevelt University
Rosalind Franklin University
Southern Illlinois University-Edwardsville
St. Louis College of Pharmacy
University of Illinois Chicago, Rockford
For additional information go to http://illinoispharmacy.wixsite.com/prepharmfai

The Horatio Alger Scholarship
Display integrity, determination, and courage
Helping students to overcome financial Barriers

GPA of 2.0 or above
Scholarships range from $6,000 to $25,000
Graduate high school in spring or summer of 2018
Apply at scholars.horatioalger.org
Application deadline of October 25, 2017

 

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
Make a difference lately?
Have you participated in community service activities over the past year?
In each state the top middle and high school youth volunteer will be named State Honorees & receive an award of $1,000, an engraved silver medallion, and an all-expense paid trip with parent or guardian to Washington D.C. in late April
Go to spirit.prudential.com and complete the application and related agreements by November 7, 2017

BPW SCHOLARSHIP 2018
For more info Click Here
Deadline February 28, 2018
Centralia Business & Professional Women
Applicant must be a high school senior
Minimum GPA of 3.0 or above
Application deadline is Febuary 28, 2017
See your counselor for additional information or download the application

Elks Scholarships for Elks Families

Application deadline is February 2, 2018

Click Here for more infromation

QuestBridge students have succeeded academically while experiencing long-term financial hardship.

We are looking for academically stellar students who have demostrated a level of academic achievement that meets the admissions standards of our college partners. These are students whom you can envision thriving on the campus of a leading college. In addition, students must demonstrate ongoing financial hardship.

The characteristics below are based on successful QuestBridge applicants from previous years, and are not strict requirements or cut-offs:

Academic Achievement:

In the top 5% or 10% of their class.

Have received mostly A’s in the most rigorous classes available.

Strong standardized test scores (if taken).

Financial Qualification:

Household income is less than $65,000 a year, and often less for a typical family of four, with minimal assets.

Often eligible for free or reduced-price lunch.

Personal Circumstances:

Often in the first generation in their family to attend a four-year U.S. college.

Strong personal character and unusually high level of family responsibility (caring for siblings, part-time work to support family financially, etc.)

Extracurricular achievements, such as leadership or community activities.

 

Attemtion Seniors:
Are you interested in applying to one of the United States military academies?
Congressional nomination is required for students wishing to enter the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY; the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY.
Successful applicants will have a broad academic background, the ability to pass a physical aptitude test, and strong leadership potential.
Students should complete the Congressional application online at
https://shimkus.house.gov/services/academy
Application deadline is November 1, 2017

National Co-op Scholarship
Applies to one of the following 9 schools

Clarkson University

Drexel University

Merrimack College

Rochester Institute of Technology

University of Cincinati

 University of Massachusetts Lowell

The University of Toledo

Wentworth Institute of Technology

for additional information go to www.waceinc.org

Application deadline is February 15, 2018
Centralia Women's Club Scholarship

Must attend Kaskaskia College in the fall of 2018

Open to girls only

Award amount $250

Application deadline is Friday, December 1, 2017