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Scholarships

The following Scholarships are now available. - Please check the Scholarship Binder as well as Naviance for more information on all Scholarships.  See Mrs. Calkins in the Guidance Office for additional information.  For more scholarships visit International Scholarship and Tution Services, Inc. at http://www.applyists.com/. scholarships.

 

Current Scholarships Available

Ride-4-Justin – Justin Wisniewski Firefighters' Scholarship Fund

Justin Wisniewski, an 18 year old volunteer firefighter from Southington, died in the Line of Duty during a training session at the Wolcott Training Center April 3, 20115.  To honor Justin's memory, his family, along with the Southington Fire Department, Company 1, has established this fund.  The scholarship is based totally on volunteerism, and the scholarships are given to firefighters, spouse, child or sibling of a firefighter.  This application is due in the Counseling Office by March 18.  More information and criteria is available in the Scholarship Binder in the Counseling Office as well as on Naviance.

Ray LaMay Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior student who attends Maloney or Platt.  Applicants must be accepted at an accredited University, College, Community College or Technical School.  It is based on an essay "How has your life changed since someone special to you has been affected by cancer?", activeness in the school community and financial need.  This information is due in the Counseling Office by April 1.  Please check the Scholarship Binder as well as Naviance for more information.

DAR

This Daughters of the American Revolution scholarship is available to any boy or girl, providing he/she is in the upper 25% of their senior class.  The scholarships are awarded on a basis of scholastic ability, character, leadership potential and financial need.  The DAR application is due in the Guidance Office by April 17, 2015.   MARC, INC The Meriden Amateur Radio Club will award this scholarship to a student interested in pursuing an education in the field of communications, electronics and/or related fields.  Preference will be given to anyone with a license in amateur radio or a relative of the club.  The deadline for this application is April 17, 2015.  

Sprafke-Meah-Gracey

A scholarship for a high school senior entering the teaching profession.  The deadline for this application is March 26, 2015.   The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund, Inc. This scholarship offers renewable, four year scholarships to students with financial need who display academic achievement, a commitment to serving others (in school, the community or at home), a strong work ethic, and leadership qualities.  Visit www.phillips-scholarship.org for information about applying for the scholarship.  The deadline in the Guidance Office is April 17, 2015.

CASIA CT Alarm & Systems Integrators Association

– each eligible student must have a father, mother or natural guardian who is a full time paid employee (not on disability or retired) of the Connecticut Police or Fire Communities.  Volunteer fire departments are recognized.  However, students who are volunteers themselves, but not the child of a firefighter, are not eligible.  The deadline for this application is February 13, 2015.

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations:

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations recognizes high school students who are helping improve race relations in their schools or communities.  Apply online at: www.princeton.edu/pprize.  The deadline for this scholarship is January 31, 2015.  More information is available in the Scholarship Binder in the Guidance Office as well as on Naviance. 

The Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

This scholarship is awarded to high school and college students who are unusually innovative and creative problem-solvers.  All eligible students are encouraged to apply.  Interested applicants must complete the Milton Fisher Scholarship Fund Application on or before April 30, 2015.  Online applications can be accessed at www.rbffoundation.org.  Please check the Scholarship Binder and/or Naviance for more info.

 

United States JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship – for students from Connecticut              

Eligibility:  Graduating high school seniors in the State of Connecticut.  Each year The United States JCI Senate Scholarship Foundation Program and the Connecticut JCI Senate Scholarship Program will award $500 grants to graduating high school seniors in CT who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.  More information is available in the Scholarship Binder in the Guidance Office as well as on Naviance.  The deadline for this scholarship is January 9, 2015.

 

Hood Sportsmanship Scholarship

Hood Inc. is looking for high school seniors who participated in a varsity sport and who will be furthering their education by attending a two or four year accredited college or university next year.  Students must have earned a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher and performed volunteer work in the community to be eligible.  This is an on-line application and information can be found at www.Hood.com.  The deadline for this scholarship is March 6, 2015.  More information is available in the Scholarship Binder in the Guidance Office or on Naviance.

 

James L. and Genevieve H. Goodwin Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial aid, depending on need, to students who are residents of CT and are enrolled in undergraduate or graduate curriculum in silviculture or forest resource management.  Information on eligibility, criteria and where to apply is available in the Scholarship Binder in the Counseling Office.  This application is due in the Counseling Office by March 6, 2015.

 


 

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  Big Y Scholarship

 January 20, 2015

Big Y.pdf

 

 

  Ronald MacDonald House Scholarship

January 20, 2015 

 http://www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarships