Below, there is a list of assorted national and local scholarship opportunities, including due dates and additional application information. The list includes scholarships for students grades 7-12. Please check with your Post-Secondary Options Coach for updated submission deadlines.
9 - 12 Grade Awards and Scholarships:
Don't forget to apply to Specific College and University Scholarships - Click here to see the quick details and links
Important points to keep in mind when completing scholarship applications are:
- Organize and prioritize. To be successful you must determine what you need to apply and when the deadlines are.
- Be aware that you need to be able to write about a variety of topics, that may or may not be exciting to you, in a fluid and thoughtful way
- You must understand yourself well enough to create a compelling portrait of who you are
- You must understand your audience well enough to be able to position your skills and strengths as deserving of their support.
- Applying for scholarships takes more work than writing down a list of extracurricular activities
Additional Scholarship Websites that might be useful:
Additional help and suggestions for completing scholarships can be found by clicking on this link Scholarship Help
9th, 10th, and 11th-grade scholarships: see the Information pages for the specific grade level