August 2016 Scholarship List

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Name of ScholarshipDeadlineEligibility and CriteriaPotential AwardWhere to Get ApplicationWebsite or Email
College Scholarship SearchesVaries with each application.Free Scholarship Search for Students. These are scholarship databases. Information about individual applications will be emailed to you once you register. These are free sites.Varies.Register online.www.cappex.com
www.chegg.com
www.fastweb.com
www.collegescholarships.org
www.scholarships.com
www.scholarshipmonkey.com
1000 Dreams Scholarship8/30/16High School females who can demonstrate financial need. Applicant will need to submit a completed application and at least one letter of recommendation.$1,000.00Apply online.https://www.growyourgiving.org/scholarships/1000-dreams-scholarship-fund
2016 Social Media Scholarship8/31/16Open to students 16-19- 2.5 GPA. Must email short 500 word essay explaining how you think social media would benefit your career.$500.00Apply online.https://www.marketingcertified.com/scholarship
FirstSiteGuide Scholarship8/31/16Scholarship is open to all High School students. 1500 word minimum essay on "Why Should You Start a Blog."$1,500.00Apply online.http://firstsiteguide.com/scholarship/
Make Me Laugh Scholarship8/31/1613 or older, legal resident. Submit short written response 250 words or less to describe incident in your life, funny or embarrassing, and make us laugh.$1,500.00Apply online.https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/make-me-laugh-scholarship
MoolahSpot Scholarship8/31/16Sixteen years or older planning to attend college. Choose from topics given and write 400 word essay.$1,000.00Apply online.http://www.moolahspot.com/scholarship/

September 2016 Scholarship List

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Name of ScholarshipDeadlineEligibility and CriteriaPotential AwardWhere to Get ApplicationWebsite or Email
Youth Forward Scholarship9/1/16High School Sophomore, Junior or Senior. Submit 500 word essay on volunteerism and youth.$1,500.00Apply online.http://www.dmvedu.org/scholarship/
Cameron Impact Scholarship9/15/163.7 GPA, US Citizen, HS Senior planning on attending a 4 yr university. Leader involved in extracurricular activities and community service.Up to $50,000.00Apply online.http://www.bryancameroneducationfoundation.org/cameron-impact-scholarship
Questbridge National College Match Scholarships9/27/16This scholarship program is for high school seniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite facing economic challenges. Households earning less than $65,000 annually (for a typical family of four) and have experienced long-term economic hardship. Applicants must plan to graduate from high school during or before the spring/summer of 2017 and enroll as freshmen in college in the fall of 2017. Minimum ACT/SAT scores required.Full scholarship at Questbridge partner collegeApplications available onlinehttp://www.questbridge.org/for-students/ncm-who-should-apply
Don't Text and Drive Scholarship9/30/16Current High School Student. No age limit. US citizen or legal resident.$1,000.00Apply onlinehttp://www.digitalresponsibility.org/dont-text-and-drive-scholarship
US Bank Scholarship Program9/30/16College-bound High School seniors planning on attending a 2 or 4 year college.Up to $20,000.00Apply onlinehttps://www.usbank.com/community/financial-education/scholarship.html

October 2016 Scholarship List

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Name of ScholarshipDeadlineEligibility and CriteriaPotential AwardWhere to Get ApplicationWebsite or Email
US Senate Youth Scholarship10/11/16Applicants must meet the following qualifications:
  1. Permanent residents of Arizona.
  2. Currently serving in student government or state level civic or educational organization.
  3. Junior or Senior.
Provides for 2 Arizona students with an all-expense-paid trip to Washington D.C. to meet the nation’s leaders. Students must score in the top 10% in a detailed civics exam. Finalists will interview with government panel in Phoenix, AZ.
$10,000.00Applications are in the guidance office or online.http://www.azed.gov/constituent-services/us-youth/
youngARTSFinal Registration Day- 10/14/2016Application open to students in 10-12 grades, 15-18 yrs old by December 1. A citizen of the U.S. Apply as artists in the performing, literary and visual arts.$1000 to 10,000 awards, all expense paid NFAA ARTS Regional programApplication is onlinehttp://www.youngarts.org/apply
Baird Foundation University of Arizona (Honors College)10/15/2016Students must display the characteristics that define a leader. GPA of 3.5, valid Arizona residency, demonstrated evidence of leadership qualities, enrollment at The University of Arizona for fall of 2017.$12,500 per academic year, renewable.One student selected by principal - Must return completed form, available in guidance, to the Guidance Office by September 29, 2016.http://www.honors.arizona.edu/baird-scholars
National Merit Scholarship Program10/19/16- PSAT testing date for KHS
  1. Take the PSAT/NMSQT® in the Junior year of the high school program and no later than the third year in grades 9 through 12, regardless of grade classification or educational pattern.
  2. Be enrolled as a high school student, progressing normally toward graduation or completion of high school, and planning to enroll full time in college no later than the fall following completion of high school.
  3. be a citizen of the United States; or be a U.S. lawful permanent resident (or have applied for permanent residence, the application for which has not been denied) and intend to become a U.S. citizen at the earliest opportunity allowed by law.
Varies depending on finalist status Sign up for and take PSAT scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 19th. Sign ups at Kingman High School begin Sept. 12-see guidance for more infohttp://www.nationalmerit.org/nmsp.php#entryreq
Flinn Scholar Program10/23/16
  1. 2017 high school graduate.
  2. U.S. citizenship and Arizona resident since August 2015.
  3. 1300 cumulative score on the old SAT (CR+W) sections or 1360 on NEW SAT (ERW+M)sections or 29 cumulative ACT score.
  4. 3.5 cum GPA UNWEIGHTED.
  5. Rank in top 5% of the senior class.
  6. Extracurricular involvement and demonstrate leadership.
  7. Enrolling at an Arizona university.
Tuition, room and board, and fees for 4 years of undergraduate study at an AZ 4-year, public university. Three-week group seminar abroad. Individual study-travel abroad. Personal mentorship by university faculty. Valued at over $115,000.Online applicationhttp://www.flinnscholars.org/what-it-takes/how-to-apply
Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program10/25/16Graduating Senior in Spring of 2017. Selection will be based on financial need, integrity, perseverance in overcoming personal adversity, scholarship, commitment to pursue a bachelor's, associate's or certificate program and U.S. citizenship. Minimum GPA 2.0.National, State and Career and Technical Scholarships available- amount varies up to $25,000Application available onlinehttps://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/
Coca-Cola Scholarship10/31/16High school seniors. Scholars are selected based upon academic achievement, their capacity to lead, and their hours of dedicated community service. Minimum GPA 3.0.150 awards each year to Coca Cola Scholars for $20,000Application available onlinehttp://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/

November 2016 Scholarship List

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Name of ScholarshipDeadlineEligibility and CriteriaPotential AwardWhere to Get ApplicationWebsite or Email
US Senate Youth Scholarship10/11/16Applicants must meet the following qualifications:
  1. Be in grades 5-12 as of October 31, 2016.
  2. Have engaged in a volunteer activity within the last year.
State level $1000/ all expense trip to Washington DC in MayApply online and turn into Principals Office.www.prudential.com/spirit or www.principals.org/prudential (access key: spirit)
Arizona Milk Producers Scholarship SweepstakesFirst drawing August 15, 2016 last drawing November 21, 2016Applicants must meet the following qualifications:
  1. AZ resident
  2. High school senior eligible for 2017 school term
  3. Must enroll in an AZ university or community college as a full time student fall term 2017.
  4. Must not be an employee or family member of AZ Milk Producers.
Weekly drawings for tickets to FIESTA BOWL plus $100 gift card. Overall scholarship winners announced at Fiesta Bowl- Three scholarships awarded in AZ $12,000, $ 10,000 or $8,000.Upload photo of yourself with your best milk moustache- make sure a dairy product is visible as well. Enter as often as you wish.www.dairycouncilofaz.org
Elks “Most Valuable Student” Scholarship11/30/2016Applicants must be high school seniors who are citizens of the US and residents within the jurisdiction of the BPO Elks of the USA. Applicants will be judged on financial need, leadership, and scholarship. ACT/SAT score required- taken by November.Awards vary ranging from $4,000-$50,000.Apply online starting September 1st.http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm

December 2016 Scholarship List

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Name of ScholarshipDeadlineEligibility and CriteriaPotential AwardWhere to Get ApplicationWebsite or Email
Phoenix Marathon Foundation Scholarship12/31/16High school seniors enrolling full time in college for Fall of 2017. 3.5 GPA. 2 + years of varsity level running sports. Two letters of recommendation.$1,000Apply online.http://thephoenixmarathon.com/foundation/

February 2017 Scholarship List

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Name of ScholarshipDeadlineEligibility and CriteriaPotential AwardWhere to Get ApplicationWebsite or Email
Dorrance Scholarship ProgramsApplication will be available starting 10/1/2016, with final applications due February 8, 2017Seniors with a 3.0 GPA who will attend an Arizona University, first generation college student (neither parent has a 4 yr degree), SAT of 1040 or ACT of 22, financial need, leadership and community service.Up to $12,000 per year, conservation program, international travel, university summer transition experience Apply online.www.dorrancescholarship.org