Scholarship Opportunities 2014-2015

Local Scholarships

Scholarship
Deadline
How to apply
Marshall Medical Center Volunteer Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Columbia State Community College Academic Scholarship  
www.columbiastate.edu
Marshall County Memorial Scholarship March 14 Click here for pdf application or Click here for Word version
Marshall Medical Center Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Marshall County Horseman's Association Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Marshall County Young Farmers & Ranchers Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Marshall Medical Center Volunteer Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Marshall County Retired Teachers Scholarship  

Your counselor has applications

 

Marshall County Retired Teachers Teaching Scholarship (college)   Your counselor has applications
Junior Auxilary Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Gregg Gross Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Waste Management Scholarship March 14 Click here for application

Statewide and National Scholarships

Scholarship
Deadline
How to apply
Coca Cola Scholars Program Oct. 31 Coca Cola Scholars
Horatio Alger Scholarship Oct. 25
www.horatioalger.org/scholarships
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards   http://spirit.prudential.com
Region's Scholarship    
Jim Varney Scholarship Mar. 31 www.scholarshipcenter.ucla.edu/DUE/Donors_Freshmen.html
Questbridge Scholarship   www.questbridge.org
AES Engineers Scholarship

Oct. 4, 2013

www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
University of Virginia: Jefferson Scholarship   See your counselor by the deadline if you are interested and feel that you qualify
Young Arts Program Oct. 18

www.nfaa.org Questions? Call 1-800-970-ARTS

Sun Trust Bank Scholarship   Go to: offtocollege.info
Thomas Wolfe Scholarship: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Oct. 15 http://englishcomplit.unc.edu/creative/scholarships/tws
Question? Email TWS@unc.edu
"We the Students"   billofrightsinstitute.org
Stan and Thelma Plumlee Scholarship  

http://www.tnmha.org/TMHA2/html.pages/Scholarship/Scholarship_information.htm

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship 9/15-12/15


www.scarlettfoundation.org

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship Dec. 15 Visit: www.axa-achievement.com
Gates Millenium Scholarship Jan. 15 www.gmsp.org
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship   To apply, visit www.elks.org to print scholarship and return to your counselor
Elks Legacy Scholarship   www.elks.org
Elks Nursing Scholarship Jan. 15 Go to http://tnelks.org to print scholarship-Return to Tep by Jan. 9
UT Chattanooga Grote Chemistry Scholarship   UT Chattanooga Scholarship Page
University of Memphis Emerging Leaders Scholarship   University of Memphis Scholarship Page
Tennessee Concrete Association Scholarship   Essay must be on concrete. www.tnconcrete.org
Young Entrepreneur Award Oct. 1
www.NFIB.com/YEA
AXA Achievement Community Scholarship   www.axa-achievement.com
KFC Scholars   www.kfcscholars.org
US Bank Scholarship Jan. usbank.com/scholarship
Will R. Manier Memorial Scholarship-Rotary International   Get application from your counselor
American Cancer Society Scholarship   www.finaid.org/scholarships/cancer.phtml
National Co-Op Scholarship Feb. 2014 www.co-op.edu
Alzheimer's Foundation of America Scholarship Feb. 15 www.afateens.org/about_new.html
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Jun. 14 www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
TN Student Assistance Scholarship:
McWherter Scholarship
Feb. 15 www.tn.gov/CollegePays
Tn. Student Assistance Scholarship: Dependent Children   www.tn.gov/CollegePays
Middle Tennessee Nursery Association Feb. 15 http://www.mtna.com
NAACP Scholarship   Get application from your counselor.
CIC Foundation   Get application from your counselor.
Farm Credit Services Scholarships  

Your counselor has application or go to

www.e-farmcredit.com click on community then on scholarships

Tennessee Tech University Alumni Scholarship Dec. 15 Counselor has applications
Hampton Memorial Scholarship   Counselor must nominate
Mathematics Scholarships at UTC  
www.utc.edu/Academic/Mathematics
MTSU Biology Scholarship   Call MTSU @ 615-898-2847 to register for test
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 39 Veterans Scholarship   Get application from counselor
Student View Scholarship   www.student-view.com
EdSouth Scholarship   www.ecampustours.com
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program  

www.buickachievers.com

MTSU Biology Department Scholarships  

All contestants are requested to register by calling the Biology Department at 615-898-2847 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. any week day

Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship   http://www.fitnessexercises.tv/scholarships.php
Dial My Dentist Scholarship Program  

www.dentalmarketingplans.com/scholarships.php

S.S. Scholarship Program  

www.studentscholarships.org/scholarshipprograms.php

 

The Big Dig Scholarship  

www.antiquetrader.tv/studentscholarship.php

Order of Eastern Star Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Southern Middle Tennessee Realtors Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Kiwanis Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Will to Win Scholarship  

willtowinscholarship.com

Junior Auxilary Scholarship   Your counselor has applications
Tennessee Economic Council on Women's Foundation Scholarship Sept. 6 www.womenseconomicfoundation.org
Oh the Places You'll Go
Dr. Seuss Scholarship
  www.seussville.com/OTPScholarship
Burger King Scholarship   Burger King McLamore Foundation
Walmart Scholarships   http://walmartstores.com/CommunityGiving/236.aspx
American Legion Oratorial Contest  

Speech must be about some aspect of the Constitution.

See counselor for information and guidelines

Online Colleges.org Support a Student   www.onlinecolleges.net
Big Sun Scholarship   http://www.bigsunathletics.com
Nursing Home Abuse Scholarship   www.nursinghomeabuse.net
TTA   Tennessee Telecommunications Association Memorial Scholarship
( see your counselor)
Pro Earth Essay   Your counselor has applications
TTC at Shelbyville High School Scholarship   Your counselor has applications.
Southern Alliance Beefmaster   www.ascendfcu.org
Heritage South Scholarship   www.heritagesouth.org
TN Marine Family "Fallen Heroes Scholarship"   www.tnmarinefamily.org
NAAS-USA Fund Scholarships   http://www.naas.org
CB & S Bank Scholarship   Only for business majors
Your counselor has applications
Mitsui USA Scholarships in Tennessee   Visit www.jastn.com for information and details
The Art Institute Scholarships   Visit www.artinstitutes.edu/ for information on the many scholarships available for 2012-2013.
Lipscomb University Music Scholarship Auditions

 

Scholarships are available in brass, percussion, woodwinds, piano, strings, guitar and voice. Scholarships are offered to music majors and minors, worship ministry majors and ensemble participants.
First Scholars @ University of Memphis   Before applying to the program, you must be admitted into the Univ. of Memphis and file the free FAFSA by February 1st. Then visit www.memphis.edu/firstscholars for more information.
Best Buy Scholarship   www.college-financial-aid-advice.com/best-buy-scholarship.html
UAW Essay Contest   uawregion8.net/2011/pdf/CAP-Essay.pdf
TACD Memorial Scholarship   www.tnacd.org
TN Bar Association   www.tba.org Search: scholarships
Scholarships360   www.scholarships360.org
TN Bar Association: You Tube Video Contest  

"The Least Dangerous Branch-The Importance of a Fair & Impartial Jury"

www.tba.org/programs/the-tba-youtube-video-contest

Stegall Charitable Educational Foundation Scholarship Jul. 1 http://foundationcenter.org/grantmaker/stegall/
Michael W and Barbara B Barton Academic Scholarship Dec. 31 Email: ssmith@martinmethodist.edu
The Score Prize Scholarship Sep. 15 www.thescoresheet.org
American Cancer Society Scholarship   http://www.finaid.org/scholarships/cancer.phtml
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship Oct. 25 www.usedforkliftsoregon.com

Tennessee Colleges and Technical Center Scholarship Pages

 

 

Helpful Websites

College for Tennessee: A great site to search colleges within the state of Tennessee.

College Answer:The Planning Guide for College destination.
CollegeNet: Have no idea where to go to college? Create search parameters, and you will get a list of potential colleges. U.S. News and World Report College Rankings: This website includes the 2006 college rankings as well as information about applying to college.
CollegeView: Examine more than 3,800 schools to find the college that's right for you. Take a virtual campus tour, apply online, and more. NCAA: Prospective student athletes should fill out the online U.S. Student Release Form to register with the Initial-Eligibility Clearinghouse.
Princeton Review: Allows you to search some of America's top colleges by rank and category. Virtual Campus Tours: A college planning web site featuring 360 degree tours of hundreds of college campuses.
College Board- College Search: Use the College MatchMaker to find colleges that meet all of your needs or use the College QuickFinder to explore a school already familiar to you. Study Abroad: A full listing of Study Abroad programs for college and high school students.
Go College: Provides tips on how to search for schools as well as a basic, advanced and study abroad program search. Peterson's College Planner: This site includes links to important dates, a college search, ACT/SAT prep, and financial aid information.
Education Planner: EducationPlanner is your one-stop career and college planning site. Find the information you need to research careers, choose a postsecondary school, apply on-line, and find ways to finance your education. Common College Application: Recommended form for 277 colleges and universities for admission to their undergrad programs.
Entrepreneurship Programs: Connects high school students to college entrepreneurship programs. Includes a database of programs, student resources, & scholarship opportunities. http://tcids.tbr.edu : TCIDS is an interactive website that assists middle and high school counselors working with students to determine future career and educational goals.
   

 

Online Financial Aid/Scholarship Resources

Fin Aid! Fast Web
Broke Scholar Sallie Mae Foundation
College Answer CHASE Student Loans

 

FAFSA Resources

FAFSA Application Fact Sheets on Various FAFSA Topics
Student Aid on the Web The Guide to Federal Student Aid
Looking for Student Aid  

 

 

CAREER SITES:

 

OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK- http://www.bls.gov/ocoresearch hundreds of job occupations, their descriptions, and the potential growth for future jobs.