2017-2018 Scholarships Due in January

Profile in Courage Essay Contest--Due January 4, 2018
Amount:   
First-place winner receives $20,000. Second-place winner receives $1,000. Five finalists receive $500 each. Eighteen essayists receive awards of $100.
Who: The contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; US students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program; and US citizens attending schools overseas. 

Click the following link for details https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest.aspx


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program-Due January 4, 2018
Amount: 
10,000 renewable scholarship
Who:
High school seniors who demonstrate exceptional leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2017 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships-up to $40,000 total per recipient-and supports them as they lead and serve in college and beyond.
To learn more about this scholarship and to apply go to https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/?gclid=CjwKEAiAyanCBRDkiO6M_rDroH0SJAAfZ4KLWtm8HQ6bdJo9WBdGJT40xnPgzNfWPm9PHnzILbTlgxoC4Hvw_wcB



PA JCI Senate Scholarship Program--January 5, 2018

Amount: 
$500.00
Who:  12th grade senior students who are a resident who are residents of Pennsylvania
Academic Requirements:  Must submit  an official transcript
Recommendations: 
Three Reference letters
Essay: 
Submit a personal statement
For the scholarship application and detailed information Go to http://www.usjcisenate.org.  Click on "Scholarship Program" in the top header/drop down box for the link to the application


Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarships --Due January 15, 2018

Amount:  varies
Who:  The applicant must be enrolled, for the academic year following the award (2017-2018), in a U.S. post secondary accredited degree program.
Academic Requirements:  N/A
Essay:  Submit 550 typed essay that describes the applicant's career, vocational, or academic goals.
Other:  The applicant must currently reside in the Mensa Local Group area.
For more information and copy of application go to www.mensafoundation.org\scholarships
Click the link below for more information.
Ron Brown Scholar Program--Due January 9, 2018
Amount:  $10,000 annually
Who:  Must be a current African-American high school senior
GPA:  3.0 or higher
Activities:  Must be an exceptional leader and participate in community service activities.
Other:  Must have financial need