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Community Scholarships

The Montgomery County Community Scholarship booklet is available here:

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Seniors- Rumpke Landfill Scholarship 2018 is now available!!  

Click link below for application:

/userfiles/1733/my files/rumpke scholarship 2018.pdf?id=553036

Deadline date:  March 9, 2018


2018 Citizen Scholars Scholarship

Clark Energy Cooperative is offering 16 $1,000 scholarships in a program designed to enhance the education and resulting careers of deserving highs school seniors living in the Clark Energy service territory.

Participation Requirements and applications are available:

  1.  Guidance office
  2. www.clarkenergy.com
  3. Clark Energy Office
  4. 1-800-992-3269

Deadline for applying is Friday, March 16, 2018 @ 4 P.M.  All applications must be submitted to Clark Energy’s offices in Winchester, Stanton or Frenchburg.  




Louis Stout Scholarship

When former Commissioner Louis Stout passed away in 2012, his widow Anna directed that donations on his behalf go to the Louis Stout Memorial Fund for Students. She felt this was a chance for the KHSAA to honor student-athletes who excel in athletics, academics, school service and community service. The award process for 2017-2018 is now underway.


Applications are being accepted for students to apply for those awards through Friday, January 19, 2018. The award winners will be announced in conjunction with the boys’ state basketball tournament in March. Two grants, each in the amount of a one-time scholarship of $2,000 payable to an institution of higher learning, will be awarded each year for the next four years. The scholarship is not renewable and is not endowed for expansion. Minimum criteria is a 3.5 (converted to 4.0 scale) grade point average; involvement in varsity sports or sport-activities; involvement in other school activities, a record of community service/involvement and a member of the 2017-2018 senior class.




2018 United States Senate Youth Program

Any high school junior or senior student is eligible for the program provided he or she has not previously been a delegate to the program and is currently serving in a school wide, district, regional or state ELECTED capacity in a student government, civic or educational organization. Selected students should also possess a keen interest in government, have above average grades and be very articulate, as they will be participating in discussion groups with national leaders in Washington.

The U.S. Senate Youth Program offers two student leaders from each state a $10,000 college scholarship and an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, DC, to observe the U.S. Senate in action. It is funded entirely by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation


If you are interested, stop by guidance before September 29, 2017.


Kentucky Concrete Association Scholarship


*be a high school senior

*Entry Form included with all essays

*Posted marked by Thursday, November 30

*Entries should be typed, double spaced and not exceed 600 words


Stop by guidance for an applications.



Business Major Scholarship

KASBO awards $2,500 scholarships to three Kentucky high school graduating seniors who will major in business or education.

See application below:

/userfiles/1733/my files/kasbo-scholarship-application-2017-18.pdf?id=552813

Application Instructions:

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The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 29th class in 2017, the Foundation has provided over 5,850 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $63 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. Apply now!


Deadline:  October 31, 5PM Eastern


Scholarship Opportunity!!!!






Scholarship Opportunity

Low-income student who has excelled academically may apply for early admission to multiple highly selective colleges for free using one application.  

Apply at www.questbridge.org

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Wendy's Heisman Scholarship 

Visit www.wendysheisman.com to apply

100 Scholarship Winners. 2 From Every State.
The Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes 2 winners—one male athlete and one female athlete—from each state.

  • 90 State Winners receive a $1,000 scholarship
  • 10 State Winners move on as National Finalists with a chance to attend the Wendy’s High School Heisman weekend in New York City
  • 8 National Finalists receive a $5,000 scholarship
  • 2 National Winners receive a $10,000 scholarship along with national honor and recognition during ESPN’s telecast of the college Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation
  • Plus, the first 1,000 applicants get a $10 Wendy’s gift card!




The Hagan Scholarship

The Hagan Scholarship is a need-based merit scholarship for high achieving, self-motivated students in need of financial assistance in order to attend college. These students will graduate from a public high school located in a county in the United States having fewer than 50,000 residents. Over three hundred new scholarships will be awarded in April 2018. Hagan Scholars currently attend one hundred ninety four colleges and universities.

2017 Eligibility Requirements

  1. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  2. Must attend an Eligible Public High School; see List of Eligible Public High Schools.
  3. Must be a student in the 2018 high school graduating class.
  4. Must have achieved a high school CGPA of 3.50 or higher.
  5. Must have scored 23 or higher on the ACT (Composite Score); or 1,200 on the SAT.
  6. Must enroll in a four-year college the first semester following high school graduation.
  7. Must work 240 hours in the twelve months prior to the start of college.
  8. Must complete the FAFSA in 2017 using 2016 tax return information.
    FAFSA EFC must be less than $6,500.
  9. Must apply for eligible Federal and State grants.
  10. Must not have been convicted of a felony.

The intended recipient of a Hagan Scholarship is a high achieving, self-motivated student with high goals in need of financial assistance in order to attend college.




Interested in Berea College?

You may be eligible for the Pinnacle Scholar Award:

1.  Have experience in volunteerism, community service & or contributions to the betterment of the lives of other, community or the world.

2.  Demonstrate a tireless commitment to generosity

3.  Be recognized as having a servant's heart.

See Guidance if you are interested.


George M. Luckey, Jr. Academic Honors Program Application Deadline: December 1, 2017
The Honors Scholarship is highly competitive and will be offered to a limited number of entering
freshmen each year. Before completing the Honors Scholarship Application, you must separately
submit a completed University Admissions Application Packet found at
(http://www.moreheadstate.edu/apply), high school transcript and ACT/SAT test scores to:
Office of Enrollment Services
121 Second Street
Morehead State University
Morehead, KY 40351

Recipients of the Honors Scholarship receive the following benefits:
• Scholarship covers tuition, on-campus housing cost up to a four-person suite, and $5000 for other
expenses; and is applied after other eligible aid is posted. Total financial aid may not exceed total
cost of attendance.
• Participation in the George M. Luckey, Jr. Academic Honors Program, access to the Honors House,
and residence in the Honors Learning Community
• An Undergraduate Research Fellowship with a faculty mentor
• Opportunities for regional engagement, service-learning and volunteer experiences
• Up to $1500 in funds to be used for a required overseas experience
• Priority Registration


2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

You could win $1,000 & a trip to Washington, D.C. 

Access the application at: www.spirit.prudential.com

Deadline:  November 17, 2017


Scholarships for Trade schools in Kentucky-



University of Dayton Leadership in Service Scholarship.  If interested, see guidance.  $10,000 and possible eligibility of the Dayton merit scholarship worth up to $88,000 over four years.


UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any high school senior nationwide.

Our Deadline:
July 31st, 2018

Award Amount:




Imagine America Foundation Scholarships Trade Schools




Applications are open for the ACT Student Champion Award! The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place.

ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, plaque, and state-level recognition.

Please encourage students in the graduating class of 2018 who have taken the ACT who fit the following criteria to apply:

  • A student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions
  • Students must have a composite ACT score of a 22 on a single test date or a 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale
  • Preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students.

Applications can be found at www.act.org/readinesschampions. Applications are due December 31, 2017, and champions will be notified on or before April 2, 2018. If applicants are under the age of 18, they must complete this form in addition to the application.


Beta Scholarship Program

Deadline:  January 25, 2018

Beta will award over 250 scholarships ranging in value from $1,000-$15,000 to deserving 12th grade Beta members.



The SCAD Challenge competition is open to current juniors and seniors in high school as of the 2017-18 academic year. Entries must demonstrate creativity, innovation and a strong understanding of aesthetics. A panel of SCAD faculty will review and evaluate submitted entries, and three winners will be selected from each category.

SCAD Challenge categories:
• 2-D design    
• 3-D design    
• Architecture and industrial design    
• Fashion and accessories
Film and animation
Graphic design

Performing arts
• Photography    
• Writing

Register and submit your entry by Feb. 2, 2018. Winners will be announced March 9, 2018.

Learn more about the SCAD Challenge.



Hispanic Scholarship Fund-Opens in January


The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis, to:

  • High school seniors

  • Undergraduate students (all years)

  • Community college students transferring to four year universities

  • Graduate Students


Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.


  • Must be of Hispanic Heritage

  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students

  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students

  • Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)

  • U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)

  • Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)

  • hsf.net


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program:

Scholarship program-up to $40,000 per scholars

Apply online at reaganfoundation.org/scholarships

Applications accepted until january 4, 2018.


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