Scholarships with November Deadlines

posted Oct 30, 2018, 6:02 AM by Terri Morrison
^^Visual Arts Fellowships - Virginia Museum of Fine Arts - Deadline: November 2, 2018
VMFA is committed to supporting Virginia's professional artists and art students who demonstrate exceptional creative ability in their chosen fields. FMFA awards fellowships to professional artists, graduate and undergraduate art students, graduate art history students, and college-bound high school seniors. $8,000 professional; $6,000 Graduate and $4,000 Undergraduate. To apply visit www.VMFA.museum/Fellowships with details, eligibility and an application.

^^Prudential Spirit of Community Awards - Deadline: November 6, 2018
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards were created in 1995 to recognize students in middle level and high school grades who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service. Any student in grades 5 - 12 as of Nov. 6, 2018 and is a legal resident of one of the 50 states or DC, has engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least in part after Sept. 1, 2017 and completes an application and submits to school principal or the head of an officially designated local organization by Nov. 6. Applications must be submitted to one of the following: Middle school or high school; Girl Scout council, A county 4-H organization, An American Red Cross chapter, A  YMCA, An Affiliate of Points of Light's HandsOn Network.  spirit.prudential.com or nassp.org/spirit

SchoolHouse Connection Youth Scholarship - Deadline: November 9, 2018
The SHC provides scholarships to youth who have experienced homelessness to ensure their completion of a post-secondary education program. Applicants must have been born on or after Nov. 9, 1998, have experienced homelessness within the last six years and be entering college for the first time during the 2018-2019 school year.  A minimum of ten scholarship will be awarded. Award amount is $2,000 ($1,000 for the 1st year, $1,000 for the 2nd year of college). Apply online https://www.schoolhouseconnection.org/youth-leadership/scholarship-program/  Information sheet available in the Counseling office.

Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship - Deadline: November 12, 2018
The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship is a one-time $2,500 scholarship awarded to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program or a specialized program for students with LD and/or ADHD in the fall. Please note: LD and ADHD can co-occur with other issues such as speech/language, hearing and vision, and autism spectrum disorders; to be eligible candidates must provide documentation of a specific ld and/or ADHD. Information sheet available in the Counseling office. Apply online http://apply.ncld.org

Anne Ford Scholarship - Deadline: November 12, 2018
The Anne Ford Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over four years) granted to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/of ADHD who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor's degree program in the fall. Please note: LD and ACHD can co-occur with other issues such as speech/language, hearing and vision, and autism spectrum disorders; to be eligible candidates must provide documentation of a specific LD and/or ADHD.  Information sheet available in the Counseling office. Apply online  http://apply.ncld.org

Hagan Scholarship Foundation - Deadline: November 15, 2018
The Purpose of the Hagan Scholarship is to provide each recipient with the opportunity to obtain a four-year college education and graduate debt free, and to provide a practical understanding of important life skills not typically taught as a part of the school curriculum. These skills are taught via Workshops, Schwab Brokerage Accounts and Study Abroad.  The Hagan Scholarship will pay the unmet financial need of the recipient up to $6,000 each semester for up to 8 consecutive semesters.. The scholarshi is a nationwide need-based merit scholarship. Recipients must graduate from a public high school located in a county in the United States having fewer than 50,000 residents. (Of which King George County is included).  Apply online https://haganscholarships.org/

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship - Deadline: November 15, 2018
Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.
Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are signed; permanent legal resident status does not qualify. You must have taken either the ACT or SAT on or before October 27, 2018. Apply online: https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm 

^^Andrew Flusche Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2018
The Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest requires students to raise awareness about the importance of positive interactions with the police officers and law enforcement. Applicants must create a public service advertisement video (PSA) about avoiding distracted driving (e.g. cell phones, passengers, radio, etc).Two winners will be chosen each year, 1 per semester, and each winner will receive $500 to put towards higher education.ELIGIBILITY: High school seniors who have been accepted into a college, university, or trade school. Students who are currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school. People are accepted into a graduate school.
You must be a citizen or lawful resident of the United States in order to apply. GUIDELINES: We want to see how creative and convincing you can be with your video. Make sure it is geared towards your peers. Videos can be technical, narrative, documentary, fiction or any other video style you can think of. Video selfies will not be considered. Be creative! We’ve seen tons of stats and percentages and they get boring. The video must be yours. Music videos taken from YouTube will not be considered. Apply online https://www.andrewflusche.com/scholarship/


^^ indicates underclassmen or college students may also apply.
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