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GE-Reagan Foundation2018-01-04

Honoring the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher educations. Each year, roughly 20 Scholars will receive a $10,000 scholarship which is renewable for an additional 3 years.



Criteria:

1. Student must demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship at school, home and community

2. Must be nominated by an eligible community leader (principal, elected official, etc). Check website for specifics on nomination process.)

3. Must be recommended by an authority figure (counselor, teacher, religious leader, etc)

4. Must have minimum 3.0 gpa

5. Must have demonstrated financial need

6. Must be a U.S. citizen.

7. Must be graduating in spring 2018 and planning to enter college in fall 2018. Scholarship funds are to be used for tuition, room/board.

8. Must apply online at: www.scholarsapply.org/ge-reagan/





DEADLINE: 1/4/18 (online)

Ohio University Women's Club (females only) Scholarship2018-01-26

The Ohio University Women's Club of Greater Cleveland will award a scholarship to high school senior WOMAN. The scholarship can range in value from a partial scholarship up to full tuition. This is for the freshman year only.



Criteria:

1. Must be female and entering OU as a freshman in fall of 2018.

2. Upper 20% of class

3. Minimum unweighted gpa of 3.5

4. Minimum 25 ACT and/or 1140 SAT (Critical Reading + Math)

5. Essay (500) words (see application)

6. Must include official transcript in a SEALED envelope

7. Applications are available online at: https://www.ohio.edu/alumni/inform/finding-alumni/Ohio-University-Womens-Club-of-Greater-Cleveland.cfm or in the scholarship drawer in A-114.



MHS Deadline: 1/26/17 (Postmark deadline: 2/2/18)



National Co-Op Association2018-02-15

The National Commission for Cooperative Education, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing high quality, college-level cooperative education, is offering 175 merit co-op scholarships totaling $4.1 million to students who are planning to participate in college cooperative education. Students must apply and be accepted for the 2018-19 academic year at one or more of the eight WACE Partner Colleges and Universities: Clarkson University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, Oswego (SUNY), Univ. of Cincinnati, Univ. of Toledo. University of Massachusetts Lowell, and Wentworth Institute of Technology.



CRITERIA:



1. GPA of 3.5 or better

2. Essay describing "why you have chosen to pursue a college cooperative education program".

3. Must apply and be accepted for 2018-19 at one or more of the colleges/universities mentioned above.

4. No transcript or recommendation letters are required and they request none be sent.

5. Applicants must apply and be accepted at one of the partner institutions listed.

6. Student may submit a written application (available in the scholarship drawer located in A114) or student may apply online at: www.waceinc.org





MENTOR HIGH DEADLINE: Feb. 15, 2018





B. Davis2018-05-22

This scholarship is offered through the generosity of the sponsors of the Student Award Search Aid website sponsors. It is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as students currently registered in any post-secondary institution. Additional information at: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships



Criteria:

1. You must submit your entry via email to: awards@studentawardsearch.com

2. Must write an essay of 1000 or less on the topic: Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.

3. Be sure to include your name, high school name, what college you will be attending and what your future academic plans are in the email.



ONLINE DEADLINE: 5/22/18 (online)