Create Real Impact Scholarship 2018 - October 1, 2018 (13 Awards - $1,500)

UMBC's Meyerhoff Scholars Program:  The Myerhoff Program is open to all high-achieving high school seniors who plan to pursue undergraduate studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics (STEM). Applicants must have at least a "B" average in college-prepatory mathematics and science courses, outstanding SAT scores and a genuine interest in science. Students must also plan to pursue doctoral studies (Ph.D. or the combined MD/Ph.D.) in a STEM field and have an interest in the advancement of underrepresented students in the sciences and related fields. The Meyerhoff Scholars Program awards range from $5000-$15,000 per year for in state students. Any student interested in being nominated for this scholarship should see Mrs. Garris, Mrs. Starmer, or Mrs. Tuckey in the Counseling Office.  Deadline to be nominated is October 15th.

Davidson College Bryan Scholarship - The Lowell Bryan Scholarships are offered to two scholar-athletes (one woman and one man) in each entering class and valued at $35,000 annually. Bryan Scholars are chosen on the basis of academic and personal excellence and potential for impact in their sport in Davidson's NCAA Division I athletic program. Nomination Deadline (your school may nominate up to three students) September 20, 2018. Nominees Admission Application Deadline must be completed and received in our office no later than 5:00 p.m., October 15, 2018. Finalists will participate in selection interviews on campus on October 28, 2018. See your Counselor for nomination

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards - October 15, 2018 (180 Awards - $3,500)

AmericanMuscle Student Scholarship - October 15, 2018 (4 Awards - $2,000)

Parking Solutions Scholarship - October 15, 2018 (1 Award - $1,000)

Branson Shows Inspired Scholarship - October 15, 2018 (1 Award - $1,000)

Make the U Scholarship - October 15, 2018 (31 Awards - $15,000)

Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway - October 17, 2018 (20 Awards - $100,000)

Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship - October 17, 2018 (100 Awards - $5,000)

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity International High School Essay ContestDeadline October 19, 2018.  Click here for more information:  Omega Psi Phi Essay Contest

CirkledIn Scholarship:  In 3 sentences, tell us: Other than your essential school supplies, if you could only keep 3 items in your locker for the rest of the school year, what would they be and why?  Go to: to apply.  No minimum GPA or income requirements.  Deadline to apply is October 25th.

Coca-Cola Scholars Program - October 31, 2018 (150 Awards - $20,000)

My Projector Lamps Scholarship - October 31, 2018 (2 Awards - $500)

NCWIT Award For Aspirations in Computing Scholarship - November 12, 2018 (391 Awards - $500)

Elks Most Valuable Student Competition:  Enrollment for the 2019 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest begins this Wednesday, AUGUST 15th and is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen! Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2019 competition. Male and female students compete separately. Ranging from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year, Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university. The Chicago office of the Elks National Foundation will announce the 2019 500 national winners in late April 2019. (Many local Lodges, districts and state Elks associations award their own scholarships through this program. These scholarships are not to be confused with the 500 Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarships.) The 20 top finalists will participate in an all expenses paid Leadership Weekend in Chicago during which they?ll interview with the national judges. These 20 finalists will be vying for two first-place awards of $50,000; two second-place awards of $40,000; and two third-place awards of $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive awards of $20,000. The 480 runners-up will receive fifth-place scholarships of $4,000. To find out more - and to apply - to apply is November 15th.

Minimum Wage and Overtime Reform Scholarship - November 30, 2018 (1 Award - $1,000)

Towson UTeach, Towson University’s program to prepare future secondary school mathematics and science teachers, is pleased to announce the availability of Kahlert Foundation Scholarships ($1,000 per year for up to four years) to be awarded to incoming freshmen who enroll at the university in Fall 2019 and plan to pursue a career in secondary school mathematics or science teaching.  Please share the attached announcement with school-based counselors and any current high school seniors who may be interested in this opportunity.  The scholarship application deadline is December 1, 2018.

Students who complete the Towson UTeach Program earn a bachelor’s degree in their chosen content area (mathematics, biology, chemistry, earth-space science, or physics) along with the necessary education coursework for secondary school (grades 7-12) teaching certification in Maryland.  Towson UTeach incorporates several novel approaches to teacher preparation: 1) early and frequent field placements in local public schools starting in the freshmen year; 2) education courses focused on and dedicated to the pedagogy of mathematics and science; and 3) master teachers, former exemplary public school teachers, who serve as coaches throughout the students’ four years.  Additional information about our program can be found at our website or via our information video.  

Davidson College Belk Scholarship:  The John M. Belk Scholarship, Davidson?s flagship merit program, covers the comprehensive costs of attending Davidson (room, board, tuition and fees) valued in 2018-19 at over $65,000. Belk Scholars are game changers recognized for outstanding intellectual ability, leadership skill, commitment to service, personal vigor, and potential for impact. Nomination Deadline (your school may nominate one or two students) November 9, 2018. Nominees Admission Application Deadline December 3, 2018. See your Counselor for nomination

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship - December 15, 2018 (5 Awards - $1,000)

Dolman Law Group Scholarship - December 29, 2018 (1 Award - $1,100)

SBO Essay Scholarship - December 31, 2018 (10 Awards - $1,000)