Sophomore and Junior Opportunities
College visits to DAR High School
Sign up in the Counselor's Office
Junior Preview Day May 13
More information at www.judson.edu/preview-days
LSU will have their Spring Invitational on March 29-31, 2017. To register go to lsu.edu/spin. Online registration closes March 21, 2017.
Seniors can look on fastweb.com and collegeboard.org for scholarship searches.
Also, achievealabama.org is a college and scholarship site for Alabama students.
Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes
Enter now at suntrusteducation.com/scholarshipsweepstakes
High schools eniors are eleigible, no GPA requirement, enter once each drawing period. Two $500 scholarship winners will be drawn each drawing period beginning October 28 until May 12.
The newsletter is available for download at www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php There are 10 scholarships avaialable:
Got a Spine Scholarship - $500 - 1 award - deadline 6/2/17
Global Lift Equipment Scholarship - $500 - 1 award - deadline 6/15/17
Lift Parts Express Scholarship - $500 - 1 award - 6/30/17
Alabama Feed & Grain
The AF&GA Scholarships will be awarded to students pursuing a degree in the field of Agriculture
Application Deadline: May 31st
AL Farmers Co-op & Auburn Scholarship
For beginning freshmen who would like an opportunity to work in the co-op system after graduation.
Amount: full tuition and fees, with an approximate value of $20,000 per student over a four-year period.
Must maintain a 3.0 GPA on Auburn University's four point scale, to remain eligible.
Must Contact a Local Co-op for the Application!
Multiple Ag Scholarship
These are great scholarships!
B. Davis Scholarship
There is a scholarship offered through the Student Award Search Aid website. The deadline is May 22 and the award is $1,000. Check out the website at www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
Paul Mitchell The School Scholarship
Applicants must be accepted y the school. A sealed transcript with a minimum of 2.75 GPA required. The scholarship amount will be $2,000. An essay and two letters of recommendation are needed. Applications must be postmarked two weeks prior to the start date.
Aloysius (Al) Reisz Jr. Scholarship
This scholarship honors the memory of Al Reisz, an engineer with Marshall Space Flight. It is open to any graduating senior and the deadline is April 1, 2017. A minimum of 500 word essay explaining why space exploration is important is part of the application. Send your name, address, high school name and the college you plan to attend along with your intended major to Tom Hancock, Chair - Kid in Space firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Security Credit Union Scholarship
This scholarship is available to all high school seniors. Two $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded in May. To apply visit www.myfscu.com for additional information. There is a 750-word essay required along with the application.
Marshall County Home Builders Association Scholarship
Seniors must be enrolled in a construction-related curriculum at a junior college, technical school or university in Alabama. Applications are available in the counselor's office and are due by March 30.
Alabama Center for Architecture Scholarship
Scholarships are eligible to high school seniors entering an accredited architecture program. Completed applications must be postmarked no later than April 6. Applications can be picked up in the counselor's office.
New Hope Telephone Cooperative Scholarship
Seniors having an overall GPA of at least 3.0 may apply for this scholarship. Applications are available in the counselor's office. Along with the application, students must include an essay, two letters of recommendation and attach a resume. Applications must be received by April 7.
Marshall County Manufactures Association
John Julius Szucs Memorial Technical Scholarship
Applicants must show proof of enrollment in a technical curriculum and/or a skills training program that could qualify them to be employed in a manufacturing and/or and industrial career support career in Marshall County. Applications are available i the counselor's office and must be received no later than March 31.
Marshall County Bar Association Scholarship
Two scholarships will be awarded to seniors interested in entering the legal field. A 150-word essay, and official transcript and a resume are required. The deadline to enter is April 14. See Mrs. Culbertson for more details.
The Worshipful Master, Wardens & Brothers of Northern Lodge 278 F&AM are offering two $500.00 scholarships to one girl and one boy who plan on furthering their education by attending a two or four year college in pursuit of a degree. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA and submit an essay detailing their plans and goals, both in college and after graduation. A resume will also need to be included in the packet. The deadline is April 21 and completed applications are due to Mrs. Culbertson.
ALFA Insurance Scholarship
There will be One-hundred $1,000 scholarships awarded through Alfa Insurance. Seniors must be a member of the Alabama Farmers Federation member and have a GPA of 2.5. Applications are available online at Alfainsurance.com. Deadline is April 1.
Also, ALFA will award up to 67 $1,750 scholarships for students majoring in agriculture or forestry at Auburn or Alabama A & M University. Applications are available at AlfaFarmers.org. Deadline is April 1.
Snead State Theater Scholarship Auditions
Saturday, April 1 from 1:00- 2:30 at the Bevill Center on Snead State's campus. Auditions must have a one-minute monologue and brief interview. For more information contact Tina Gockel at email@example.com or Dr. Baraba Hudson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kate Duncan Smith DAR School Alumni Association
Applications are available in the Counselor's Office. The deadline for submitting the application along with a resume to Mrs. Culbertson or Mrs. Sutton is May 5. Recipients must be present at the alumni banquet for the presentation of the scholarship.
Gayle Family Scholarship
All seniors are eligible for this scholarship by filling out the application available in the Counselor's Office. The deadline for returning the scholarship to Mrs. Culbertson or Mrs. Sutton is May 5.
The Southern Bank Company Scholarship
Applicants must have a 2.0 GPA, complete the application and have a one-page essay. All applications must be postmarked by April 28. Applications are available in the Counselor's Office.