Scholarship lists - January 6, 2009
National Certified Career Counselor
National Certified School Counselor
New Salem High School
Seniors: The best scholarships to apply for early in the school year are the scholarships that colleges and universities have to offer. To apply for college/university scholarships the following needs to be done:
1. Apply to the college
2. Complete the scholarship applications and return them to the college. Some colleges begin to award scholarships as early as December 1st. Some colleges have deadlines as late as March 1st.
Alert Drug & Alcohol Abuse Prevention
11th & 12th
GPA 2.5+, 600-1,000 word essay
Call Dr. Becker or call 1 800 398-0842
$ 30 2,000.
Write a 600-1,200 word essay on the Novel 236 prizes
Berger Family Scholarship
GPA, ACT, work experience, activities, goals, unusual circumstances, see Dr. Becker
ELKS ENF Legacy Awards
250 scholarships nationwide. Child or grandchild of an Elks member, GPA, ACT, short essay, community service www.elks.org/enf/scholars.
ELKS Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Scholarship, leadership, financial need
500 scholarships will be awarded nationwide http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars
Farm Credit Services Scholarship
$ 500 1,000.
ACT, GPA, career goals, need, recommendation
Foundation for Rural Service
$ 2,000. (30 national scholarships)
National Telecommunications Coop Assoc. member ( such as WRT), GPA, recommendation, accomplishments, desire to come back to a rural community, need WRT signature, etc.
$ 50 10,000.
Write a 800-1,600 word essay on the Novel 236 prizes
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest
Write an essay for more information go to http://www.jfklibrary.org
McKelvey Foundation Entrepreneurial Scholarship
Own your own business for at least a year, at least 1 paid employee,www.mckelveyfoundation.org or call 1 877-625-3583 60 scholarships
ND Rural Water Systems Assoc.
Receive water from a member rural water system, transcript, application, brief essay
West River Telecom
Subscribers of WRT, GPA, ACT, activities, goals, unusual circumstances, 8 scholarships will be awarded
Free Scholarship Search & College Search Web Sites:
9th - Adult
This site is a college search site. Scholarships are awarded randomly http://www.anycollege.com
Dr. Beckers Career Planning Website can be seen at: http://www.cplanning.org
1/6/09 Edition: 8.8