AES Engineers Scholarship
The AES Engineers Scholarship ($500) is available for any student to attend the college of their choice. Students must submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page at: http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php You do not have to be an engineering major to apply. Full details are available on the website. Deadline is Oct 6, 2019.
Carter Woodson Legacy Scholar
African American Juniors with financial need (household income of $40K or less) and a GPA of at least 3.25 that has demonstrated leadership and character should consider becoming a Carter Woodson Legacy Scholar nominee at Berea College. Berea students receive a tuition promise scholarship which means that students will receive a tuition free education at Berea. See your counselor and visit www.berea.edu for more info. Deadline to be nominated is December 18, 2019.
Outstanding Juniors (seniors may NOT apply) that are interested in Public Policy and Public Service should consider applying to become a Coolidge Scholar. Coolidge scholars receive a full tuition scholarship that includes all expenses to any 4 year college. More information and the application can be found at: www.coolidgescholars.org and applications must be completed by January 16,2020.
Discover Credit cards is giving away a $5000 scholarship every month through January of 2020. Visit collegecovered.com for more info and to enter.
Dorothy Dean Mathematics Scholarship at UT-Chattanooga
The Dorothy Dean Mathematics Scholarship will insure that all tuition, fees, books, room and board for an in-state student are fully paid. The scholarship is renewable for the sophomore, junior, and senior years.
Eastman Black History Month Oratorical Contest
It is time once again for the Eastman Black History Month Oratorical Contest that provides local high school students an opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of African American contributors to the academic disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM). This contest also provides students an opportunity to improve their writing, communication, public speaking and leadership skills. Students selected as authors of the top 15 essays will be invited to the Annual Eastman Black History Month Luncheon held in January 2020, at the Eastman Lodge, 406 Bays Mountain Park Road, Kingsport, TN 37660. Each attending student will receive special recognition at the luncheon and will receive 2 tickets for their special guests to attend. The 1st place student will receive a $1,000 cash prize; 2nd place $500; 3rd place $300; and 4th and 5th place $250. The academic sponsor of each student in the top 15 will be invited to the luncheon and the academic sponsor of the 1st place student will receive a $100 gift card for his/her classroom. Visit responsibility.eastman.com/education for more info. Deadline for submissions is Nov 18, 2019.
East Tennessee Foundation
Seniors: There are a variety of scholarships available for Washington County and Johnson City students available at www.easttennesseefoundation.org (including the $1500 Pride of the Hill Scholarship application). Deadline for Pride of the Hill and all other East TN Foundation Scholarships is February 15, 2020. Please go to the SHHS Counselors’ Canvas Page for more info or an application.
Elks Most Valuable Scholarship
The Elks Most Valuable Scholarship Application is now available. Seniors (U.S. Citizens only) who have demonstrated outstanding academics, community service and have financial need should apply for this scholarship. The Elks National Foundation additionally offers awards and grants to students whose parents or grandparents are members or were member of a local Elks Lodge as well as nursing scholarships and more. See your counselor for more information or go online to enf.elks.org/mvs. Deadline for the MVP Elks scholarship is November 5, 2019.
Jefferson Scholarship at UVA
Seniors with outstanding academics, leadership potential, and community service that are interested in being nominated for the Jefferson Scholarship at UVA must submit their resume to their counselor by November 14th. Jefferson Scholars are provided free tuition, room and board, a living stipend, and opportunities to study abroad. See your counselor for more information.
John Montgomery Belk Scholarship
The John Montgomery Belk Scholarship sponsored by Davidson College is available until November 1, 2019. The Belk Scholarship is Davidson’s most prestigious merit based program with a value of over$65,000 and stipends for study abroad. Students with outstanding intellectual ability and success, leadership experience, commitment to service and overall personal vigor must submit their resume to their counselor by Oct 21st to be considered for nomination. SHHS can only nominate two students for this prestigious scholarship.
Junior League of Johnson City Female Scholarship
The Junior League of Johnson City is offering a $2000 scholarship to a female with outstanding community service, leadership, and a 3.0 GPA that plans on attending a local 4 year university. More details and an application are in the registrar’s office (room 527).
Kids’ Chance of TN
Students interested in the Levine Scholars Program at UNC – Charlotte should submit a resume to their counselor by Oct 3rd, 2019 in order to be considered for nomination. UNC – Charlotte will select fifteen students that will be awarded full tuition, room and board, a new laptop, along with four summer experiences. Students with a commitment to community service, intellectual curiosity, and the capacity for ethical leadership should consider applying.Marjorie Watson Mathematics Scholarship at UT-Chattanooga
The Marjorie Watson Mathematics Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship and provides $2,000 in the freshman year and $1,000 in each of the sophomore, junior, and senior years.
Seniors with outstanding scholarship, leadership, service and character who are interested in scholarship competition at North Carolina State University need to see their counselor to submit a resume and gather additional information regarding the Park Scholarship. The deadline to submit your resume for this prestigious scholarship (valued at $186,000) is October 1st.
Prudential Spirit of Community Award
Any student 9-12 who has outstanding community service should consider applying for the Prudential Spirit of Community Award. Go to http://spirit.prudential.com to access the online application. November 5th is the deadline to apply. Past state winners for Science Hill have included Girl Scout Eagle Award recipients and Eagle Scouts, but anyone with outstanding community service should apply.
Rollins Scholars Program
Scholarships for year long study abroad. Deadline not official yet. http://www.yes-abroad.org
Scholarships to study in Germany. Deadlines vary by state http://www.usagermanyscholarship.org
Scholarships and financial aid to study in over 60 countries. Deadlines vary on exact scholarships: https://www.afsusa.org/study-abroad/scholarships
Have you made a difference in your community? Do you enjoy volunteering? Have you had a positive impact on your school? If so, then the SHHS PTSA scholarship might be for you! The recipient of this scholarship will receive a $1000.00 scholarship to be used for educational expenses at an accredited, not-for-profit college, university, vocational, or trade school of his or her choice. More information and applications can be found on the Counseling Canvas page. Completed applications are due by March 20, 2020.
Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship
Tennessee Concrete Association Scholarship
The Tennessee Concrete Association is offering a scholarship (up to $250) and entries must be submitted by January 24th, 2020. Those of you interested in construction management or any future employment involving concrete and are currently between the ages of 16 and 18 should pick up information from Mr Jarnigan in Counselor Row or go to: www.tnconcrete.org for more info.Westbrook Scholarship