[BHS Etree] COLLEGE/CAREER: SENIORS: Scholarship Sites & Deadlines for Oct-Dec

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Sat Oct 12 00:05:53 PDT 2019

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How to apply for scholarships:

1. Look at each school you are applying to for their scholarship
opportunities,  eligibility, requirements, and deadlines.

2.Look at websites and plan ahead for a scholarship. Ask everyone if they
know of scholarships- employers, churches, temples, civic groups,
sororities, fraternities, and more.

3. Save your essays in google docs from college applications which may be
used for the scholarship application.

4. Ask 1-2 people for a strong letter of recommendation.  Recommenders may
upload or mail a letter of recommendation directly to the scholarship group.

Here is a spreadsheet with scholarship opportunities in monthly tabs at the


We will update the spreadsheet as we receive the scholarship news. Many
have not been changed yet for the new school year. Check the deadlines.  Go
to the original websites to verify.

Here are highlights from October to December:

Hispanic Heritage Foundation: Due 10/15/19 :https://hispanicheritage.org/

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International High School Essay Contest: Due


Horatio Alger Association: Due 10/25/19: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/

The Ron Brown Scholars Program: Due 11/1/19:  https://www.ronbrown.org/

Elks Most Valuable Student National Award: Due 11/5/19:

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation: Due 11/13/19:

Good Tidings Community Service: Due 11/14/19: https://goodtidings.org/

CAP (College Alumni Program), Making Waves: EFC $0-$5,000;  Due 12/10/19:

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority Scholarship: Fredda Witherspoon National
Scholastic Scholarship: Due 12/15/19:
http://www.iota-psi.org/scholarships.html or

Google doc using berkeley.net student email:

Scholarships 2019-2020

Make a profile at the following sites for scholarship ideas:






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