GLASSBORO HIGH SCHOOL
Seniors Reminder: If you're taking SATs or ACTs you need to sign-up for the January tests, as most colleges will be making their descisions based on those or previous scores.
GATES MILLENIUM SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility – Significant financial need, African-American, American
Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, Hispanic American,
3.3 GPA, leadership and community service.
Amount – Financial support for the cost of an undergraduate education in
any academic discipline.
Deadline – Online application www.gmsp.org – January 16, 2013
NEW JERSEY SOCIETY OF CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANTS
Eligibility – Seniors who plan to pursue a career in accounting.
Amount - $6,500 to $8,500
Deadline – December 21, 2012
JOHN F. KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST
Eligibility – Grades 9-12, essay of 1,000 words or less that demonstrates an
understanding of political courage.
Amount – 1st place winners - $5,000
Finalist - $500
Deadline – January 5, 2013
STEPHEN J. BRADY STOP Hunger Scholarships
Amount: $ 5000
SAE Engineering Scholarship Program
Eligibility: Intend to enroll in an engineering program accredited to ABET
Deadline: January 15, 2013
COMCAST LEADERS AND ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
Eligibility – Seniors who live in a Comcast community. Demonstrate
leadership, community service and high academic standards.
Amount - $1,000
Deadline – December 7, 2012
NOTE: One senior will be nominated from Glassboro. Applicants should
submit a short statement on their involvement in leadership and community
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Philadelphia Region
There are a total of 55 scholarships awarded to local high school seniors who demonstrate academic achievement, leadership, community involvement, financial need and plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college in the Fall of 2013.
There are 4 separate scholarship applications:
1.RMHC Scholarsare all eligible for all students to apply.
2.RMHC/African American Future Achievers-Must have at least one parent of African American or Black Caribbean heritage.
3.RMHC/Hispanic American Commitment to Education Resources-Must have at least one parent of Hispanic/Latino heritage.
4.RMHC/Asian Students Increasing Achievement-Must have at least one parent of Asian-Pacific heritage.
Students may apply online at https://aim.applyists.net/RMHC.
Deadline: December 20, 2012
Many Division I schools offer competitive full scholarships for students with high academic standing. Many of these scholarships are awarded early to qualified students who apply. As soon as possible in the college search process, students should contact the financial aid offices of all schools they think they might apply for a full listing of available scholarship opportunities and timelines. Pleasesee your guidance counselor for assistance in processing any required documents!